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Curry Paste

By: | 0 Comments | On: August 5, 2014 | Category: Make Your Own Ingredients

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Curry paste is one those amazing convenience items that I can’t live without. It’s just so easy to keep a tub of it in the fridge for those nights when I completely forget to plan something for dinner and I need to throw something together at the last minute. This... more

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Black Bean Sauce

By: | 0 Comments | On: August 3, 2014 | Category: Make Your Own Ingredients

Blackbean Sauce

Today, I tried out black bean sauce recipe which is published from Thermomix Malaysia cookbook. Here is the result:   I used it to steam fish. It taste good. However, I prefer sauce that is thicker and less sweet and I will tweak the recipe next time when I make it.... more

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Sweet and Sour Sauce

By: | 0 Comments | On: August 1, 2014 | Category: Make Your Own Ingredients

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Ingredients A 200g tomato sauce (click here for homemade tomato sauce recipe) 150g chilli sauce (optional: I did not use it since my children can’t take much chillies) 100g plum sauce or use 5 pieces of plum 400g water Ingredients B 2 tbsp Chinese Rice vinegar, 150g sugar 1 tsp... more

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How to make Tomato Sauce (Ketchup) With Thermomix

By: | 0 Comments | On: August 1, 2014 | Category: Make Your Own Ingredients

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  I made Sour Sweet Pork dish today and since one of the ingredients used is Ketchup, I decided to make my own. After researching from the web, here is my version of recipe for ketchup. I added fresh basil and oregano since I have these plants from my garden! Ingredients... more

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Ikan Bilis Powder A Good Replacement For Ajinomoto?

By: | 0 Comments | On: August 1, 2014 | Category: Make Your Own Ingredients

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My friend, Jennifer shared with me a good tip! She suggested that I make powdered ikan bilis and use it as food enhancer. This powder can typically replace Ajinomoto which is made of Monosodium Glutamate (MSG). Long term MSG consumption is harmful to the body causing the following side effects as... more

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Dried Shrimp Chilli Paste

By: | 0 Comments | On: July 31, 2014 | Category: Make Your Own Ingredients

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I made one step forward for making my own ingredients today – Dried Shrimp Chilli Paste. As usual, I use Thermomix to blend and cook. The whole process took only 25 mins +. I updated this blog post while waiting for the machine to complete job. Easy! Ingredients Ingredients A... more

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How to Make Spinach Dough For Pan Mee/ Flat Spinach Noodle Soup

By: | 2 Comments | On: July 30, 2014 | Category: Make Your Own Ingredients, Pasta and Rice Dishes

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Pan Mee is one of my favorite dishes.. In this recipe, I am using Spinach to make the dough. The benefits behind Popeye’s veg of choice…Spinach is well known for its nutritional qualities and has always been regarded as a plant with remarkable abilities to restore energy, increase vitality and... more

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Pulverise Rock Sugar Into Powder Using Thermomix

By: | 0 Comments | On: July 21, 2014 | Category: Make Your Own Ingredients

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The process is rather easy, just put some rock sugar cubes into Thermomix. Then close lid and press Turbo for about 1-2 seconds. Repeat this a few times until the sugar is fully pulverized into powder form. more

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