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Sokehah Cheah
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Chinese Almond Tea
As the name implies, I've used  Chinese almonds to make this Chinese Almond Tea.  Chinese almonds are divided into two types, one is sweet  South almonds  (南杏)  and the other is bitter North (北杏) almonds.  The bitter almonds have a very distinctive scent wh...
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Flourless Almond Hazelnut Cake
I had some leftover hazelnut meal which I had to use up but it wasn't enough for this recipe and so I ground some nibbed almonds and came up with a mixed meal flourless cake!  This flourless cake had vinegar and salt added to the egg whites and I was curiou...
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Mixed vegetables with golden mushrooms
This is a very simple stir-fry dish with canned golden mushrooms and assorted vegetables, topped with some roasted almond flakes.  Light and refreshing to go with a bowl of hot rice. Recipe for Mixed vegetables with golden mushrooms  ~   杂菜金针 菇 Ingredients ...
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Eggplant with minced pork
There are many ways to prepare eggplant and to me, the most fuss free method is to just cut it up, steam and then serve with some garlic oil and a dash of pepper.   But today, I want to share with you a more 'complicated' method whereby I pan seared them, m...
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A one-stop on-line shopping platform ~ iprice
A one-stop online shopping platform ~ iprice I’m considering
getting a cooker hood or cooker chimney for my kitchen and have been surfing the
internet for a suitable one with regards to brand, size and of course to fit my
budget.  I stumbled upon this websi...
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Stir-fry arrow head with leek and pork fillet
Arrow heads which are only available here during the Chinese New Year are much sought after for making chips during the festive season, or just slicing them up to steam with Chinese sausages or waxed meat, also available during this time of the year.   I co...
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Sun-dried Tomato Chicken
A simple chicken recipe whereby the chicken is cooked in a non-stick pan till semi-dry and then topped with a mixture of store-bought sun-dried tomatoes or Pomodori Secchi and honey.  I used some of the oil from the sun-dried tomatoes which not only enhance...
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Dim Sum Brunch at Yuk Sou Hin, Weil hotel, Ipoh
It was a privilege to be invited along with three other fellow bloggers to a dim sum review at Yuk Sou Hin non-halal Chinese restaurant, situated on the first floor of  the recently opened Weil Hotel in Ipoh.  We were treated to a sumptuous brunch of Hong K...
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Turmeric Chicken
I used both fresh Turmeric aka 'kunyit' and Galangal aka 'lengkuas' in this Turmeric Chicken recipe and together with crushed lemon grass and a sprinkling of kaffir leaves, this chicken dish was extremely delicious and fragrant.  It was indeed a good accomp...
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Pomelo Pound Cake
Someone posted a Pomelo cake recipe on FB recently which prompted me to give it a try.   Since pomeloes are also  citrus fruits, I adapted the recipe from my Orange Cupcake post, 'here'  and the result was a moist, not too sweet delicious pound cake which t...
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Longan soymilk agar agar
This is an absolutely fuss-free, quick and easy to whip up dessert made with leftover packets of soymilk from the recent festive season.   Added in some longan and it became a most welcoming dessert to beat the heat in this scorching weather! Recipe for Lon...
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Yummy!
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Waxed Meat Rice aka Lap Mei Fan
The name 'waxed' meat or 'lap mei' can be misleading as there's no waxy stuff on the meat at all.    Instead the meat has been cured by a long process of salting, smoking and drying thus resulting in a waxy sheen on the surface.  This is the how food or rat...
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Looks delicious! This is the first time I heard  of waxed meat...fascinating.
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I'm a retiree residing in Ipoh, Malaysia and have been blogging since 2009.  I'm happy managing my blog as it helps to keep me busy and also keeps my brain cells working.  Also through blogging I've made quite a number of friends and learned a lot be it in cooking or baking by sharing recipes and experiences with one another.
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