Category Archives: Recipe

The fear of cooking (+ roast chicken recipe)

Once upon a time there was a little girl who was making instant ramen for the​ first time. Mom told her to crack some eggs in the boiling water, but she was way too afraid. What if the hot water would splash on her hand? That would be painful… Cooking can be scary: dealing with […]
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Recipe: LazyPigPassion instant noodles

Today I craved for some instant ramen. But I didn’t have any at home, so I had to go out of my cave and buy them. I was so happy to eat instant ramen again, so I am sharing my go-to ramen recipe. Ingredients: a package of instant ramen, tomato (for red coloring), spring onion […]
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Basics of stir frying

It’s hard to be original in the foodblog world.. I had the idea to share the basics of stir frying, if you know these basics you can stir fry million combinations of Chinese dishes. But then I see a post of a Serious Eats on Facebook with an update of Wok Skills 101. Noooo, there […]
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Recipe: Chicken congee ~ After dentist food

Last week I went to the dentist and I made myself some soft food so I could easily swallow without a lot of chewing. Here is the chicken congee recipe. Healthy, because it has chicken soup ingredients. Safe, because you can make it very mushy by cooking the soup for a long time. Mom’s wisdom: congee […]
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Recipe: Lemon honey tea

From Cantonese friends and Hongkong I learned about Honey Lemon tea (or Lemon Honey tea). It tastes like ice tea, but hot and there is no tea used. You can also drink it cold, then it tastes like ice tea.xD It’s quite simple to make: You can make a big honey/lemon pot and enjoy it […]
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Recipe: Dakgalbi ~ not so spicy Korean chicken dish

I really wanted to share the failed cooking video with you, but looking at it will make you feel so nauseous, so I thought it would be better to save you the terrible experience. The nauseous feeling comes from all the shaking in the video. I put a GoPro on my forehead and filmed while […]
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Recipe: Onigirazu – Seaweed Rice hamburger

Yesterday I made something easy and delicious and I thought it is nice to share the recipe with you. I call it the Seaweed Rice hamburger. And it is inspired by the Onigirazu from Japan, which I saw in a cooking video of Eat Your Kimchi. They also serve it as this new brunch place […]
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Dad’s Famous lamb skewers 羊肉串

  Last week I wrote about my dad’s famous lamb sis kebab and lucky for you guys. He made it the week after, so I could take some photos to show you the recipe. It’s not difficult to make them. You only need to buy good piece of lamb (we use the leg). Have some decent […]
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Recipe: Dumplings a la LazyPigPassion

As promised, I will share my home made dumplings recipe. I thought it would be fun to draw all the steps. So here it is! This recipe is for about 4 persons. I have to warn you beforehand, the measurements might be a little off, because I never measure the ingredients. I will try to […]
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Recipe: Chinese chicken soup against the cold

With the cold weather a lot of people around me got the sniffles, including me. So what kind of food can make you better? Maybe chicken soup? It’s delicious anyway. I was curious whether chicken soup really can cure your cold. Internet says: yeah, we think chicken soup has some stuff in it which is […]
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