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….

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…

Prawn fried noodles

Today, I want to share you another quick food recipe that you can definitely make it at home anytime. The ingredients are easy to find and not really expensive. 1 portion of fried noodles usually cost me 15€. Well, I just found out that actually with the same amount of money, I can feed 4…

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…

Beef pie

Been caught posting on my instagram @treesinthebackyard since last week. I’ve almost forgot to keep you update with my latest easy breezy recipe | beef pie. As I still have some left over mashed potatoes and I don’t really want to throw it away. I decided to make a pie with. My recipe is originally…

Breakfast time

Saturday and sunday morning is my favorite time to cook english breakfast. Looks like complicated, but in fact you just need some eggs, bread, beans and sausages. Heinz baked beans is my preference as it is already tasteful without adding anything. You just need to heat it up in a saucepan with medium heat. But…

Crispy seafood platter – revisited recipe by Jamie Oliver

Got inspired by another Jamie Oliver’s recipe, I tempted myself to make one of his seafood platter that I thought I might like to eat for summer dinner. You can see the original recipe on this link, as I changed some ingredients that likely I found in the nearest grocery store. Ingredients: sunflower oil , for…

Chillies chicken drumsticks

New recipe is coming! The chillies chicken drumsticks is one of my basic recipes using some basic ingredients (chillies, tomatoes, garlic, and onion). You can cook any meat with these basic ingredients that you usually have at home. It is very easy and tasty. If you’re not a fans of spicy food, this recipe is…

Croustillant de camembert

Even after 6 years living in France, I’m still not becoming cheese lover, until I finally tried this starter dish in one of my favourite French bistro in town “croustillant de camembert” or cheese balls. I tried to make my own recipe by guessing their ingredients, and it’s close to the taste that I expected….

smoked salmon with dill and sweet mustard

Hey guys, today I’ll give you an idea how to make simple smoked salmon to look more interesting and tastier. Ingredients: 8 tranches of smoked salmon Ikea sweet mustard (you can only find this in Ikea groceries store when you visit Ikea) some fresh dill 2 big pickles (sliced) Lemon and some toothpicks for serving….