Tag: spicy


Dinner tonight is steamed baby bokchoy with caramelized onions, pickled mushrooms and ajitsuke tamago, topped with chilli garlic sauce, chilli oil, chilli flakes and crunchy garlic

Sautéed Beef and Spinach with Sambal Oelek

I was thinking of what to do with my lonely spinach bunch sitting in the veggie tray. I didn’t want it to spoil and be wasted so I ended up upcycling my leftover stir fry […]

XOXO Sauce

Just in time for Lunar New Year, I embarked on a daunting task – making the xo sauce. I think half the battle is won when you finally get a hold of the main ingredients: […]

Amplified Instant Ramen

Ever had one of those days when you just want to succumb into a bowl of instant noodles? My amplified instant ramen is not really that instant haha only the noodles is ready made, especially […]

Crunchy Garlic, Chiu Chow Chili Oil and Caramelized Onions

Part of my weekend cookery madness was to create condiments and toppings for my amplified instant ramen or plain rice or garnish for whatever dish, just to mix it up a bit. This time I […]

Oven Baked Chicken Thighs with Dry Rub

My dry rub consists of salt, pepper, garlic powder, onion powder, oregano, marjoram, thyme, basil, sage, rosemary, and paprika. I also add a few dashes of chilli flakes or cayenne pepper.

Cajun Shrimp

Spicy but doesn’t kill your tastebuds.

Bicol Express

If this doesn’t scream spicy, I don’t what does haha

Chilli Garlic Shrimp

After a week of eating out, just to sample what The Terraces has to offer, I started to miss home cooking. The first dish that came to mind was my favorite – chili garlic shrimp. […]