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chinese new year

  • Cookies

    Chinese New Year Cookies: Laksa Cookies

    I was intrigued by this laksa cookies found in Flavours magazine many moons ago. Laksa cookies? Never heard of it or tasted it before. Interesting!!! However I was put off by the…

  • Chinese, Side Dish

    Braised Arrowheads With Mushrooms

    Since Chinese New Year is few weeks away, arrowhead or ngaku is abundantly found in supermarkets and markets in Malaysia. My dad cooked an arrowhead side dish for Chinese New Year last…

  • Cookies

    Almond London Cookies

    What can I say except Almond London cookie is a well-known cookie amongst Malaysians. No matter what celebration we’re in… Chinese New Year, Hari Raya or Deepavali, there sure is Almond London…

  • Chinese, Seafood, Side Dish

    Braised Prawns Szechuan Style

    What’s Chinese New Year without a prawn dish, right? I decided to try this simple recipe making use of chili bean paste, a spicy bean paste that’s famous in Szechuan cuisine. In…

  • Chinese

    Pot Stickers (Chinese Pan-Fried Dumplings)

    Pot stickers (鍋貼 guōtiē) aka Chinese pan-fried dumplings is a significant dish for Chinese New Year. I can hear some of you moaning ‘Not again, dumplings?’. What can I say? Yup dumplings.…