Thai style prawn and lime soup – home made version and it’s xTWO…

I think this may be something along the lines of a “Geng jeut dtom gung manao” – believe that you’ll believe anything. Anyway let’s have a go as this home made soup in a Thai stylee -  it’s fairly simple and you do have a chance to make it unique every time – as you’ll see ...

Tom Yam Fish Head Soup

Tom Yam Fish Head Soup A very simple affair this one, but the results are spectacular. This is my Tom Yam Fish Head Soup. Apologies in advance for the photo, this was before I was using my new camera. Some slight cheating for this one again, as I do in fact use some Tom Yam paste from the ...

Singaporean beef mulled wine soup

Singaporean beef mulled wine soup A friend of mine asked me to have a go at this one, as it is a favourite food whenever he is staying over in Singapore. He called it Singaporean beef mulled wine soup, because of the resemblance to traditional mulled wine we have in Europe. I had to do some ...

Gazpacho Soup

Gazpacho Soup I saw a very interesting recipe for a Gazpacho Soup and thought how can I make this an Asian version. This is the outcome. I think you will like this. The big surprise is the very first ingredient. I tell you though it really does bloody work! This is a delicious soup recipe. ...

Chinese chicken & sweetcorn soup

Chinese Chicken and Sweetcorn Soup What can I say? The kids love chicken and corn soup. We have taken to going to Chinese restaurants and hawkers, ordering chicken and sweet corn soup and adding some plain rice to create a sort of congee thing that my Amy adores. Here is my spin on Chinese ...

Asian Sprouts

Asian Sprouts with Bacon Apologies to all my non-porky friends but this really does need the bacon - it is a marriage made in heaven. I am a boy originally from Margate in England, and bacon was a staple fried breakfast option along with black-pudding, sausages, fried slice, tomatoes, mushrooms, ...

Prata wrap cockles

We eat out so much at our local food courts that it really does allow you to get confidence to try. Try to eat and try to cook. So even the recipes where I am not comparing to a local dish are related in some shape or form to some experience. I am not madly in love with the taste of cooked fish ...

Carpaccio of Beef Asian Style

This is really really good. So turn off your eating with your eyes and just enjoy the flavours. Yes folks we venture in to the world of raw beef. Yep pull off its horns, wipe its bum and get it on the plate. For a large plate, easily enough for 4-6 you will need; 2-3 rib-eye steaks with the ...