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DIRTY THAI FRIED RICE

Servings: 2~4 The original recipe only uses celery, onion, ginger and garlic as aromatics in the liver paste, but I want it to take on more Southeast Asian flavours by…

TAIWAN BEER-HOUSE WOKED CLAMS

Serves: 2 From my experience, cockles purchased from Western seafood markets are usually more thoroughly “de-sanded”.  If you suspect that your cockles still contain unreleased sands within their shells, soak…

sea salt buttercream on a chocolate cupcake

Makes: 10 ~ 12 cupcakes The original recipe uses dutch processed cocoa powder (whereas I used natural) with only 1/2 tsp of baking soda.  It’s supposed to make a dozen cupcakes,…

1 HOT SUMMER, 2 HOT CORNS

GRAB THE END OF SUMMER BY ITS HORNS, MAKING THESE HOT SPICY GRILLED CORNS… Crazy week.  Barely anytime to chat!  But let’s grab the end of summer by its horns,…

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FEATURED: SUMMER FUN

filthy rich miso caramel ice cream

Have I mentioned how unapologetically cheap I am?  Right… to elaborate we must understand that “cheap” is a strictly relative term and I am saying that strictly relatively-speaking, I am…

poorman’s lobster roll

Right.  I apologize for my “rare” unprofessionalism last time.  Can we start over?  I promise I’ll keep it together this time because oh boy this faux-lobster roll is too delicious…

winter warmth ice cream

Drop down on a point back in time, all the way back in my 500-sqft studio in New York when I was joyfully smooching a pint of Ben’n Jerry’s which…