Category: Recipe

Gooey Guacamole Recipe

There’s a million and one recipes for ‘authentic’ guacamole out there, so I’m not even going to pretend that this one is anywhere near authentic (so, no – this was not passed down to me by the guacamole recipe master in some tiny Mexican village – it’s just …

Traditional Korean Kimchi Recipe

Kimchi, also known as kimchee is a traditional Korean dish of fermented chilli peppers with a variety of vegetables, the most common being made with Chinese cabbage. It’s deeply ingrained into Korean culture and whilst it is mostly served as a side dish, it can also be used …

Korean Boiled Beef Ribs Recipe

I can’t believe I’m out of caster sugar (superfine sugar for those of you north of the hemisphere). Since WHEN am I out of caster sugar? I’m guessing the culprit is mom as she likes using it for marinades as it dissolves more readily than regular white sugar…*sigh* …

Pasta Bolognese Recipe

One last essay *sob*, I’m almost there…Just taking a break at the moment! Now, my family, having mostly grown up with my mother’s cooking, are quite unadventurous when it comes to food. My father will only eat Korean/Chinese/Japanese cuisine, the only other foods he enjoys are pizza, subs …

Pork Bulgogi Recipe (Korean Spicy Food)

I’ve been flat out with my studies, so haven’t really had much time for cooking or blogging, poor me 🙁 So, in the meantime, I’ve got a recipe from my mom to tide you through till I return! This is divine, and traditionally eaten with lettuce – you …

Baked London Cheesecake Recipe

So, let me declare that Nigella is my desserts goddess. She really, truly is. Every recipe that I’ve dared to create from her “How to be a domestic goddess” book has turned out simply and magnificently (can any other Nigella fans vouch for any of her other books? …

Cinnamon Roll Recipe

Well, for sure as crud I was feeling cocky after the success of my pizzas, and decided to try Rachel’s Cinnamon Rolls this morning, to go with my mid-morning study/tea break… You’ll note that my sticky, doughy mess looks nothing like Rachel’s fluffy, light cinnamon bun. Where did …

Peach Chipotle Sauce Recipe

I spent today reading through someone journal and kind of working, but really mostly reading. They have a fantastic site, and I cheerfully admit to having printed out several recipes to try later 🙂 This recipe reminded me of one that I discovered in Good Housekeeping magazine I …

Homemade Tomato Sauce Recipe

Okay, before I forget, I have to document this sauce. Originally invented by A’s grandmother, it was perfected by his step-dad to the version which exists today. Believe me when I say this sauce will beat ANYTHING you can buy on a shelf. Sure, it’s tedious and time-consuming, …