Shrimp

Soft Tofu with Shrimp and Salted Egg Yolk

Yes! There are many delicious ways to cook tofu and this is one of them. Soft Tofu with Shrimp and Salted Egg Yolk is a Hong Kong style dish prepared with soft or silken tofu cooked with prawns in a flavourful sauce made with salted duck egg yolks. If you...

Pinugot

Pinugot means to cut, sever or decapitate, it sounds horrible for a dish name but it tastes really good, read on to find out why it is named like such. Pinugot is Filipino dish originated from Bombongan, Morong, Rizal made with small shrimps, tropical vegetables, root crops and noodles in...

Lelot Paro

Lelot Paro is a type of Filipino Rice Porridge prepared with prawns, usually served during Holy Week in a town called Sasmuan in Pampanga. This is the #arrozcaldo with a seafood twist Porridge is quite popular in Asia where it is typically served as a breakfast item. There are many...

Thai Style Pork and Prawn Omelette

Thai Style Pork and Prawn Omelette is a Thai inspired omelette prepared with minced pork, prawns and vegetables mixed and cooked with eggs diluted with water and cornstarch giving it a crunchy bottom layer. It’s easy, it’s delicious and nutritious! Certainly, this is one of the best omelettes you will...

Eight Treasure Stir Fry (Happō-sai)

Eight Treasure Stir Fry or Happō-sai is a popular Japanese dish prepared with eight ingredients consisting of different vegetables, meats, and seafood where it is stir fried then thickened with potato starch. Japanese stir fry might not be as popular as the Chinese stir fries, but they do exist, it...

Crispy Prawn Tacos

Crispy Prawn Tacos is a Mexican handheld dish prepared with lightly grilled flour tortillas filled with deep fried crispy prawns, avocadoes, radish, and coriander. I was inspired making this dish after trying it out at Little Creatures in Hobsonville, it was so good, but the price is quite high at...

Chao Pat Chin

Chao Pat Chin is a Filipino Chinese dish of stir-fried vegetables, seafood, and meats. It is almost similar to chopseuy, but the cooking method used on this dish leaves the vegetables crisp and not overcooked. Chao Pat Chin or Chow Pat Chin may look like chopseuy but are there any...

Spicy Seafood Hotpot

Spicy Seafood Hotpot is a communal dish of mixed seafood, vegetables, mushrooms, tofu, and noodles cooked on a wide cooking vessel filled with spicy broth in a dining table with portable or built in stove tops. While dining is already a communal family event (most of the times) but there...

Claypot Tofu with Prawn

Claypot Tofu with Prawn is a Chinese vegetable dish that is made with egg tofu, mushrooms, vegetables, and prawns stir fried then simmered in a sizzling hot claypot just before serving. I got introduced to claypots when I used to work in Hong Kong while claypots or what we call...

Kalcag Rice

Kalcag Rice or Calcag Rice is an Ilonggo style of fried rice stir fried with Kalkag (lightly salted tiny dried shrimps) and garlic Kalcag or Calcag are lightly salted tiny dried shrimps that you can buy in Asian groceries, it’s used in Southeast Asian cuisines as garnishing or as a...