Iron Man Keef

Unhappy with our first lopsided waffle portions the last time, Keef decided to show the iron who the master is. For two days in a row, he made waffles and they were perfect… well, according to him that is. The above was ironed yesterday. I asked him why the waffle looked chao ta (burnt in … Continue reading

Time to Iron

As I said yesterday, in my excitement, I had gone to Keef‘s thinking we were going to have Lok Lok for lunch. Keef already had his lunch by the time I arrived but he had a packet of mee goreng (fried noodles Indian Muslim style) in his freezer. He offered to heat it in the microwave … Continue reading

Japanese Cheesecake Recipe

Osaka Cheesecake Rikuro Inspired Recipe Ingredients: 140g/5 oz. Castor Sugar 6 Egg Whites. 6 Egg Yolks. 50g (2 oz.) Butter. 250g (9 oz.) Cream Cheese. 100ml (3 fluid oz.) Fresh Milk. 1 tablespoon Lemon Juice. 60g (2 oz.) Cake Flour/Superfine Flour. 20g (1 oz.) Cornflour (Cornstarch). ¼ tsp. Salt or Cream of Tartar. Method: Pre-heat … Continue reading

Mushroom (Steak) Gravy

Mushroom Gravy for Steak Ingredients: 500g Mushrooms, sliced 500ml Cream 2-3 cloves Garlic, finely chopped 1 tsp freshly ground Black Pepper (or to taste) ¾ tsp Sea Salt (or to taste, any Salt is fine) 1 tsp Olive Oil ½ to 1 tsp Butter (optional, more flavour) Variation: Sauté mushrooms according to recipe and use … Continue reading

Creamy Butter and Chilli Crabs

Mop up the gravy with Chinese Mantou – Best Creamy Butter Crabs I’ve ever eaten! Chilli Crab featured below was sweeter than the Singapore Style Chilli Crab. Anthony, Seong and Valerie at our last stop of makan trip in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Between the two style of crabs, we rooted for the Creamy Butter Crab. … Continue reading