Category Archives: Spotlight

Spinach Rice Palak Chawal Recipe
Spinach Rice Palak Chawal Recipe

Spinach rice or Palak Chawal is a healthy and delicious rice recipe made using spinach, and spices. Spinach rice is an easy to prepare vegetarian rice dish, which is ideal for kid’s lunch boxes.

Chocolate Banana Coffee Smoothie with chia Recipe
Chocolate Banana Coffee Smoothie with chia Recipe

This is one of my favourite smoothies. If you like cold coffee and chocolate drinks then definitely you’ll like this. Chocolate Banana Coffee Smoothie with chia is a tasty and easy to make, perfect breakfast treat.

Aromatic Long Jin Prawns
Aromatic Long Jin Prawns

A specialty of Hangzhou City produced by using live river shrimps coated with egg white and moistened starch, the shellfish is infused in the aromatic Long Jin Tea which is rich in antioxidants.

Fragrant Claypot Flower Crab Cabbage Soup
Fragrant Claypot Flower Crab Cabbage Soup

During the Lunar New Year, Steamboat aka Hotpot is extremely popular in Singapore. You will find almost every Chinese household here holding a Steamboat session at least once during the 15 days. Flower Crab and Cabbage are two well-liked ingredients added to the Steamboat because they deliver sweetness to the soup. Apart from Steamboat, I […]

Pickled Sakura Flowers Steamed Fish Rolls
Pickled Sakura Flowers Steamed Fish Rolls

Imagine feasting on pretty Cherry Blossoms sitting atop a medley of vegetables rolled in tasty Norwegian Cod Fish! When steamed together with these delicate fish rolls, not only do these dried cherry blossoms create a charming pinky contrast, the dish also soak up the scented aromas of the Sakura flowers.

CNY Fortune Stir fry Chicken with Ginkgo Nuts
CNY Fortune Stir fry Chicken with Ginkgo Nuts

This dish can be part of your casual home-cooked meal, but when plated with some colours, the simple chicken meal is instantly transformed into a classy dish fit for a festive occasion like the Lunar New Year.

Healthy Stuffed Bitter Gourd Boat with Minced Pork
Healthy Stuffed Bitter Gourd Boat with Minced Pork

Be enticed by the kaleidoscope of colours & flavours slowly coaxed into this Stuffed Bitter Gourd Boat with Minced Pork . Besides adding a touch of red to the dish, Wolfberries provides a plethora of health benefits especially for the eye-sight.

Beet and Pineapple Juice
Beet and Pineapple Juice

Beets are the most nutritious foods they are they loaded with fibre, minerals, vitamins they’re rich in antioxidants and phytochemicals- not everyone likes its taste. Try combining it with sweet pineapple- I think you’ll like it.

Beetroot  Paratha
Beetroot Paratha

Beetroot Paratha is a healthy and easy variation of Indian flat bread. Where grated or blended beetroot, wheat flour and spices are kneaded together to make parathas.

Dry Fruits Chikki Recipe
Dry Fruits Chikki Recipe

Chikki is a traditional Indian sweet, very popular, especially during winters and festival season. Dry fruits chikki is one of the healthy and delicious homemade candy.

Beet   Carrot juice
Beet Carrot juice

you can prepare this nutritious juice as per the taste there is no need to follow some strict measure to make this juice. Due to the presence of beet and carrot, This juice is so nutritious and full of several antioxidants.

Crockpot Chicken Tikka Masala
Crockpot Chicken Tikka Masala

I love this slow cooker version of Chicken Tikka from The Kitchn… variations on this theme are a go to meal for me. Enjoy! From the original site: “I didn’t think chicken tikka masala could really get much better, but then I remembered my fall-time best friend: the slow cooker. This is a curry dish […]

Technique  Steaming Eggs
Technique: Steaming Eggs

This test of the best ways to cook ‘boiled’ eggs from Serious Eats was life changing! I now only steam my eggs, rather than boil them. It’s faster & easier. From the site: “Lower your eggs straight from the fridge into already-boiling water, or place them in a steamer insert in a covered pot steaming […]