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Mala Grilled Fish

Cuisine: Chong Qing, China   |   Prep Time: 20 minutes  |  Cook Time: 40 minutes   |   Serve: 2 to 3 persons

Mala Grilled Fish – origins Chong Qing, China. Famously made with the spicy and numbing Szechuan peppercorn. Mala has been around for some time now and I got introduced to this dish by my husband who is addicted to it! During this #stayathome period we couldn’t enjoy it in a restaurant, so to fulfil his cravings I’ve made my own homemade Mala Grilled Fish or some may call it Chong Qing Grilled Fish.

It’s spicy, numbing and fragrant, you’ll be hooked!

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Bergedil (Potato Patty)

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In this weird time that the world is going through, I can’t help but think that everyone should focus on themselves and do things that they are passionate about. Spending time at home for such a long may be quite strenuous to your mental well being but do stay positive and try on new activities! Learn a new language on YouTube, try painting or a new recipe!

Here I am sharing with you a new recipe that you can do with your family or your housemates! Do it and go through it together!

‘Bergedil’ is a snack that is popular in Malaysia, Indonesia and some ASEAN countries. It is made of potatoes, minced meat and fried shallots, it’s loved by everyone and I’m sure you’ll love them too. Try it!

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Dine In On Valentine’s Day

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Valentine's Day Steak Recipe

Cuisine: Western   |   Prep time: 30 minutes   |   Cook time: 20 minutes   |   Serve: 2 persons.

Valentine’s Day is here! It wouldn’t be official without a nice meal together with your partner, but these ‘nice meals’ would usually cost a bomb on this special day. Even flowers on this day are twice the price of what you would get on any other day. To be honest, having a nice meal doesn’t mean you need to splurge on some fancy restaurant. Just spare some time and effort. Cooking with love is something that your partner would definitely appreciate, which is much better than blindly hurting your bank account.

This recipe for Valentine’s Day is simple and yet impressive. However, if you still feel like splurging on the love of your life, you may consider whipping up this meal for them on their birthday or your anniversary instead. As usual, there are no fancy ingredients. Everything is pretty easy to find at your most convenient supermarket.

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