I feel under the weather today. I make this smoked gindara salad with balsamic vinaigrette because I found mixed green salad, cherry tomatoes, smoked gindara and day-old white bread sitting nicely in my fridge. This salad with smoked gindara, balsamic vinaigrette and garlic croutons is easy, simple and light. Continue Reading
This morning I was fueled with hot chocolate infused with dried lavender. This lavender hot chocolate is so simple and easy to make.
The rainy season has come and there’s no better way to spend an afternoon with a cup of hot tea and delicious snack. I was thinking about samosa… crunchy skin with spicy soft potato filling. I check my fridge and decided to make potato and curly endive samosa Continue Reading
Torch Ginger, Kecombrang, Honje, Wild Ginger, Bunga Kantan, Wild Ginger…whatever the name, this exotic flower is another valuable ingredient in Indonesian kitchen. The long stemmed bud of torch ginger flower looks like a spear with sweet floral fragrance & a hint of ginger aroma. Continue Reading
I ate this beef curry since early childhood. I remember often my mum make this curry not only for Eid celebration but also made it when a guest from abroad come to visit, even thought this curry a bit too spicy for their palate but they enjoyed it. We call it grandma’s curry because the recipe handed down from grandma to my mother and aunts. Even though come from the same recipe, but my mum’s curry a bit different with aunt M’s curry. My mum’s curry a bit spicier and thick while aunt M’s curry tastes more like Indian curry. Continue Reading
Sate lilit is a traditional food from Bali. This sate made from the mixture of minced meat, grated coconut and flavourful spices paste, and then this mixture of minced meat then moulding into a sugar cane or lemongrass. Usually, sate lilit serves with spicy sambal matah or as a condiment for nasi campur Bali. Continue Reading
I’m not vegetarian but seriously who can resist this colourful bowls. My love affair with Buddha bowl happened right away when I saw the picture of this vibrant bowl all over the internet. Every time I check my Pinterest and Instagram page new Buddha bowl recipes appear. Continue Reading