Indonesian Beef Stew, Rendang

Rendang, an Indonesian spicy red meat dish originating from the Minangkabau (City of Padang), Indonesia. It has been months that I've been craving to eat this dish, and I even went to some Indonesian restaurants in Paris and Rome to eat this particular dish, yet I did find them quite authentic enough for my Indonesian … Continue reading Indonesian Beef Stew, Rendang

Scarlett’s Pasta

Very easy dish and quick recipe I've got from the movie "Chef" starring Jon Favreau. A plate of spaghetti Aglio e Olio that Jon Favreau's character serves to Scarlett Johansson in the movie. I actually did not try to make it until I watched cooking series "The Chef Show" on Netflix. On the season 1 … Continue reading Scarlett’s Pasta

How to make a Chinese Hot Pot

Last week, I went to the chinese store to buy some Asian basic ingredients, I accidentally saw the Chinese hot pot spicy soup base in the counter. It was so tempting only by looking at the picture, I ended up asking the lady at the store to give me some advice which one is best. … Continue reading How to make a Chinese Hot Pot

Beef enchiladas

First time making beef enchiladas and I'm so happy that it was a great success. Last week, I organised a Mexican night with my friends, one of the menu was beef enchiladas. It was actually very quick and easy recipe. Ingredients 800 g of minced beef 1/2 red onions (finely chopped) 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin … Continue reading Beef enchiladas

Sticky chicken wings

This one is again inspired by Jamie Oliver's recipe, and it becomes my favorite dish of the month. The method is super easy and the ingredients are also really simple. Ingredients 6 medium free-range chicken wings (Jamie's recipe used large chicken wings, I'd prefer the medium one) 1 large red chili (de-seeds and halved it … Continue reading Sticky chicken wings