Category Archives: Easy main meals

An Inspired Crab Pasta

I’d been staring at this packet of anchovies for weeks, wanting to make something wonderful with them but waiting for the right inspiration to hit me. Would it be savoury anchovy toast – an intense spread of minced anchovies and

An Inspired Crab Pasta

I’d been staring at this packet of anchovies for weeks, wanting to make something wonderful with them but waiting for the right inspiration to hit me. Would it be savoury anchovy toast – an intense spread of minced anchovies and

Random Recipes: Roast Tomato Gnudi

Something that caught my eye on an in-flight magazine – a pan full of summer. Great for Singapore’s year-round summer weather; and who knew it would be so easy to make your own gnudi???? Something to try at the next

Random Recipes: Roast Tomato Gnudi

Something that caught my eye on an in-flight magazine – a pan full of summer. Great for Singapore’s year-round summer weather; and who knew it would be so easy to make your own gnudi???? Something to try at the next

Kick-Ass Sambal Fried Rice

Being the victim of a home invasion is horrible. I found out how the other night when I got home to find my flat in chaos. Cupboards and drawers were opened and emptied. Things strewn all about the place. Horrifically,

Kick-Ass Sambal Fried Rice

Being the victim of a home invasion is horrible. I found out how the other night when I got home to find my flat in chaos. Cupboards and drawers were opened and emptied. Things strewn all about the place. Horrifically,

Leftovers Pasta

No it’s not a typo. It was pasta made from a bunch of leftovers that were sitting around in my kitchen. After the 100th time of heard the words “If you don’t clear the fridge, do you think the food

Leftovers Pasta

No it’s not a typo. It was pasta made from a bunch of leftovers that were sitting around in my kitchen. After the 100th time of heard the words “If you don’t clear the fridge, do you think the food

Jet-Lag Pizza

What do you do when you’re up at four-thirty in the morning, jet-lagged, with your stomach reminding you that according to the time zone you just left, you would have had breakfast AND lunch by now? Make pizza of course! The

Jet-Lag Pizza

What do you do when you’re up at four-thirty in the morning, jet-lagged, with your stomach reminding you that according to the time zone you just left, you would have had breakfast AND lunch by now? Make pizza of course! The

Heston Blumenthal’s High Class Ketchup aka Tomato Compote

Visiting the market after reading Heston Blumenthal’s In Search of Total Perfection is always a reckless idea. Yes it usually results in delicious meals but more often than not, it also ends up burning a big hole in the  pocket.

Heston Blumenthal’s High Class Ketchup aka Tomato Compote

Visiting the market after reading Heston Blumenthal’s In Search of Total Perfection is always a reckless idea. Yes it usually results in delicious meals but more often than not, it also ends up burning a big hole in the  pocket.

Christmas with Nigel

It was -13 degrees and snowing but we stayed warm and toasty over Christmas and New Year in the company of family and friends. We also kept our bellies in a state of good cheer thanks to a present from

Christmas with Nigel

It was -13 degrees and snowing but we stayed warm and toasty over Christmas and New Year in the company of family and friends. We also kept our bellies in a state of good cheer thanks to a present from

Obsession with a Spamwich

One of the most unhealthy processed foods I can think of is luncheon meat. It’s also one of the foods I think of when I need a little bit of comfort. And now, being away from family and friends, I

Obsession with a Spamwich

One of the most unhealthy processed foods I can think of is luncheon meat. It’s also one of the foods I think of when I need a little bit of comfort. And now, being away from family and friends, I

3 Friends Eat In – Royboy’s Deluxe Surf n Turf

One of the greatest things about Singapore is that it’s my home. That’s where my friends are and that’s where my heart is. And really, sometimes that’s all you need to feel like you are eating a Michelin starred meal.

3 Friends Eat In – Royboy’s Deluxe Surf n Turf

One of the greatest things about Singapore is that it’s my home. That’s where my friends are and that’s where my heart is. And really, sometimes that’s all you need to feel like you are eating a Michelin starred meal.

World Cup Feasting: Comfort for the Italians

After Italy’s hopes for the Cup were dashed in their dramatic but inevitable loss to Slovakia last week, I’m guessing they’re going to be in major need of some comfort food, either that or crying into their pasta. I will

World Cup Feasting: Comfort for the Italians

After Italy’s hopes for the Cup were dashed in their dramatic but inevitable loss to Slovakia last week, I’m guessing they’re going to be in major need of some comfort food, either that or crying into their pasta. I will