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Welcome to my blog! Here you will find simple yet delicious Asian recipes that I love to cook and eat! Some might look scary to cook but don't be afraid to discover new tastes and have fun cooking with your friends and family. If you're feeling a bit overwhelmed or want to perfect your dishes, check out some of our hands on classes or get a group of friends together for a group class.


Chinese Chicken Congee

Having a Chinese husband, we often eat Chinese Congee at home! It makes for a very humble and light breakfast – if you don’t have time in the morning, you can cook this for dinner or serve with other dishes that you like but make sure you save some Congee…

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Crepes with “Kaya” Sweet Coconut Jam

Kaya is very popular in South East Asia, including Singapore and Malaysia. Normally it is served on toast with butter, a poached egg and coffee but I have used it for my Crepes – it’s like Nutella from South East Asia! Kaya Jam Makes:             …

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Edamame Cauliflower Soup

I make a big pot of soup every Sunday and freeze it to enjoy in the mornings during the week. We can’t function well if we skip a good breakfast! You can serve this either hot or cold dependent on your mood. Serves: 2 Preparation time: 5 minutes Cooking time:…

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Japanese “Dashimaki” Eggroll with Yuzu dressing salad

I have been eating this eggroll for breakfast since when I was little, and it often appeared in my lunch box too. This is lovely, but a little fiddly in the pan – if you want to make it easy (but much less impressive!), cook in a scrambled egg-style instead…

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Banh Mi with Grilled Pork

I still remember the taste of Banh Mi when I went to Vietnam for the first time – we bought them from a street vendor, and it was delicious! This is great for breakfast, but you can also make it for lunch. Make sure you squeeze a good amount of…

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Bibimbap!

Bibimbap is one of the most common dishes that you will see on he menu when you go to a Korean Restaurant and it is quite easy to make! I have made the hot chilli sauce slightly milder so if you want to have more kick, then you ca add…

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Stay in your Bubble Tea!

Bubble tea is becoming very popular here in New Zealand. Although a lot of people think it’s hard to make, it is actually very simple and a lot faster to cook compared to commercial dry pearls. If you want, you can even freeze the pearls before you cook! Makes: 2…

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