• Messing around the kitchen

    Quick fix Otak-otak sandwich

    by  • May 18, 2012 • Messing around the kitchen • 0 Comments

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    On days when I just want a quick snack and have otak-otak sitting around, which is quite often, this will be my quick fix. Fortunately, Mum will always bring some back from her regular visits to Muar. This is super easy, so no need for a recipe here. Just take a slice of bread and line...

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    Homemade Pasta

    by  • September 20, 2011 • Messing around the kitchen • 0 Comments

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      You must be wondering why go through the trouble to make pasta when it is so easy to pick it up from the store. Somehow, fresh-made pasta has this wonderful texture that is just not attainable with dried ones. Once you’ve tried the fresh-made ones, you would not want to go back to...

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    Cherry Compote

    by  • September 9, 2011 • Messing around the kitchen • 3 Comments


    Fancy some home-made preserves to go with your morning toast? It’s easier than you think. I had a go at jam-making last weekend. And the results were so rewarding I wondered why I’ve been settling for store-bought preserves all this while. Go ahead, give it a try. You would be glad you did. Easy...

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