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Happy new year! Welcome 2017!

Happy new year! Cheers to a better year! Tradition ia we have to have some blacked eyed pea for the new year. So we went ti Walmart last night to grabbed some. Whilst we were there, B overheard a couple where the wife got pretty upset with her husband as they could not find any… Continue reading Happy new year! Welcome 2017!

Budget Dinner · Chinese Food · From the kitchen · Indonesian Food · Instant Pot · Miscellaneous · Pressure Cooker · Rice

Ham and pineapple fried rice in Instant Pot

Second round of utilizing leftover ham. Simple, easy one pot dinner. I made fried rice in instant pot before but I can’t remember what or how I did it. I browse online, and found one recipe using brown rice and Multigrain function which take 40 minutes. I am using jasmine rice so I don’t think… Continue reading Ham and pineapple fried rice in Instant Pot

Chinese Food · From the kitchen · Indonesian Food · Instant Pot · Pressure Cooker · Rice

A little east meet west in a bowl

What to do with leftover ham or turkey after the celebration? That’s always a question. So many ideas out there for it. I like to wing it as I cook. It depends on what I have and what I am craving on that moment. Since last night I have the crave for bubur Ayam or… Continue reading A little east meet west in a bowl

American Food · Cake · From the kitchen · Indonesian Food · Instant Pot · Miscellaneous · Pressure Cooker

Cold day saved by Instant Pot

You know..I got jealous when I heard it’s snowing somewhere else. I guess I just have to be happy that at least it is cooler now here in the Lonestar state. I have been wanting to make chili but without the beans of course. My husband does not like beans at all.  While watching Limitless… Continue reading Cold day saved by Instant Pot

Chinese Food · Indonesian Food

Sate babi – Sweet pork satay

  Inget sate babi di Senen atau yang di perniagaan….duh I miss the street vendors back home… Ingredients: 2 tablespoons brown sugar 2 inches galangal, grated 2 teaspoons coarsely ground coriander 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon ground turmeric 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice 1 1/2 teaspoons Thai fish sauce 2 tablespoons coconut cream 4… Continue reading Sate babi – Sweet pork satay

Indonesian Food · Snack

Putu Bihun – Sweet Rice Noodle with brown sugar coconut milk sauce

Ingredients: 500 gr bihun 3 gelas santan kental 4 gelas air panas 100 gr gula pasir pewarna makanan 1 sdt garam 2 lbr daun pandan 1 sdm tepung kanji, larutkan dengan 1/2 gelas air Directions: Rendam bihun dengan air panas selama ± 30 menit. tiriskan Rebus santan, pewarna makanan, garam dan gula Bila santan sudah… Continue reading Putu Bihun – Sweet Rice Noodle with brown sugar coconut milk sauce