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Yum Cha Style Beef Tendons 1

Yum Cha Style Beef Tendons

Yum Cha Style Beef Tendons is a yum cha style dish where beef tendons are cooked until very tender, it is usually served with a semi sweet and savoury gravy in a bamboo steamer. I honestly don’t know how to make this but gave it a shot, with no recipe...

Foochow Noodle Soup 1

Foochow Noodle Soup

Fuzhou or Foochow Braised Noodles like the name suggest originated in one of the largest cities in the Fujian province, Fuzhou. The full name of the dish is Fu Zhou Lin Mian and if directly translated means “pouring on noodles” which directly describes the dish. Does this dish look similar...

Ca Kho To 1

Ca Kho To

Ca Kho To or Vietnamese Caramelized and Braised Catfish in Clay Pot is a popular Southern Vietnamese dish made out of Catfish braised in coconut water, soy sauce and fish sauce with onions and garlic. Cá kho Tộ or Vietnamese Caramelized and Braised Catfish in Clay Pot is a popular...

Coq au Vin 1

Coq au Vin

Coq au vin is a French dish of chicken traditionally cooked in Burgundy wine with lardons, mushrooms, onions and different spices. Though Burgundy wine is the most popular version of this dish several regions in France also have its own version using the wines they manufacture, hence versions like Vin...

Chicken in Milk 1

Chicken in Milk

After I saw this recipe at Jamie Oliver’s site I told myself I will making it someday, well that did not happen as my wife made it first before I did. It’s quite a straightforward recipe where you just place a browned whole chicken in a snug fitting oven safe...

Boeuf à la Mode 1

Boeuf à la Mode

Boeuf à la mode is a French dish prepared by browning tough cuts of beef then braised in herb infused red wine and tomatoes. Basically it is similar to the American pot roast but cooked with French herbs and ingredients. Boeuf à la mode is a French dish prepared by browning tough cuts of beef...

Pineapple Braised Pork Ribs 1

Pineapple Braised Pork Ribs

Pineapple Braised Pork Ribs is not your usual Filipino dish but once in a while you will see this come out in some special occasions like family gatherings or birthday, while at this moment there are no special occasions we will be making this dish as I haven’t made them...

Carne Guisada 1

Carne Guisada

Carne Guisada is a beef dish slowly braised on tomato based sauce spiced with cumin, chili powder and jalapenos. Usually this is served with Mexican rice, beans, salad and/or tortillas. Carne Guisada is a beef dish slowly braised in tomato based sauce spiced with cumin, chili powder and jalapenos. Usually this...

Braised Pork and Fennel Meatballs 1

Braised Pork and Fennel Meatballs

Braised Pork and Fennel Meatballs is what we are making today, for this we will be using only pork as its mellow flavour pairs well with this fragrant fennel. You can serve this with noodles, rice or even garlic butter baguettes. Its vegetable season now here in New Zealand and...

Asian Style Braised Ox Tail 2

Asian Style Braised Ox Tail

Asian Style Braised Ox Tail a recipe which was inspired after watching this episode from Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Home Cooking where he braised some Ox Tail and paired it with some satay style round beans. I can’t find any recipes published anywhere online so I will just recreate it to...