Pork, Pumpkin & Bean Laksa

Pork, Pumpkin & Bean Laksa

Phwoar…..this was good. So good that my Husband declared it the best meal I have ever cooked. I’m not sure I would go quite that far but the aromatic, spicy, homemade paste with slow cooked pork, sweet pumpkin and fresh crunchy beans did raise the bar...
Malaysian Curry Paste

Malaysian Curry Paste

Another winning Curry Paste to add to the basics collection. Fragrant and delicious, my Husband claimed this to be the best dish I ever made and it all came down to a few fresh ingredients whacked in a blender. Too easy ūüôā   Makes approximately 1 cup   5...
Beef Rendang Roti Wraps with Cucumber Pickle & Coconut Salad

Beef Rendang Roti Wraps with Cucumber Pickle & Coconut Salad

So I accepted a little challenge. ¬†To create a traditional dish and put my own Em’s Food spin on it. ¬†It had to be Malaysian, it was better if it was made from scratch and it had to be my own. ¬†This is what I came up with. ¬†Homemade Roti bread (which was a...
Roast Chicken & Pumpkin Penang Curry

Roast Chicken & Pumpkin Penang Curry

Not your traditional roast chicken but a mighty fine rendition, I must say. ¬†Homemade Penang curry paste spiced up these super crispy yet succulently moist thigh cutlets along with sweet, caramelised pumpkins wedges and a fragrant curry sauce. ¬†Don’t be...
Penang Curry Paste

Penang Curry Paste

Gorgeously fragrant and spicy, this typical Malay curry paste is the perfect platform for meat, chicken or fish.  Just whack in a tin of coconut cream and the ingredients of your choice and you have a healthy and traditional curry with absolutely nothing artificial...