Vietnamese Pork Rolls with Pickle and Aioli – aka Banh Mi

This is not a new recipe. It is in fact, the exact same recipe that I have posted on here before. These Vietnamese Pork Rolls, or banh mi, are so damn good. I would title this post ‘crack sandwiches,’ but I don’t want to give anyone the wrong idea ha
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Brown Rice Bowl with Teriyaki Ocean Trout and Asazuke (Japanese Pickle)

I never used to be that into rice. We’d have it occasionally if the main part of the meal called for it, but I’d rarely base a meal around it. Singapore definitely changed that, now rice is just as comforting and delicious to me as a bowl of pasta is
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Pork Buns (Gua Bao) with Crispy Pork Belly and Cucumber Pickle

Hello! Last week was full on, so I’m glad I took the week off from blogging. We now have a car, have been approved for a rental property and I’m making good progress on getting a job. Posts will still be a bit sporadic over the next few w
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Vietnamese Grilled Pork Noodle Bowl with Spring Rolls

Hello! It’s so good to be back to posting. I hope you all had a lovely festive season. We had an amazing time visiting friends, family and our beloved pets in Australia. You can check out what we got up to here and here. We are back in humid Singapor
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Steak Salad with Thai Style Dressing

One of my favourite meals is a fresh and crunchy steak salad with a zesty Asian style dressing. I normally opt for a more Vietnamese style with a Nuoc Cham dressing but when I came across a Nam Jim recipe for a coriander packed Thai style sauce, I th
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Our Favourite Greek Salad

This Greek salad is something that I make often. It works as a side salad for so many things but I think I like it the most with grilled chicken. Sometimes a great salad can make a simple meal of grilled meat really amazing. I’m not going to lie, Key
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Indian Spiced Chicken with Palak Paneer and Quick Pickle

The quality of Indian food in Singapore is amazing. I shouldn’t have been surprised really as Singapore has a high level of Indian expats. In a shopping centre not far from us, there is an Indian casual restaurant chain called Prata Wala. We have onl
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Beverage Series – Cucumber Infused Gin

I really enjoyed doing the small batch pickles and conserves series. It made me try out some things that I normally wouldn’t have thought to do. This week I’m starting a new series for you. For the next few weeks, I’ll be posting some easy drink / be
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Shameless Camera Phone Photos

I have no shame when it comes to snapping pics of my food. I was eating out by myself the other day and of course snapped a quick photo of my food before I tucked in. A friendly local leant over to me and laughed “I thought only Asian’s t
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