2022年7月31日 星期日

japanese style potato salad

jul 30, 2022 (sat).............prepare a comfort and quick dinner

introduction
- it is a typical household appetizer in japan............most hong kongers love japanese food............and travel to japan very often..............japan is our 2nd home lol
- i guess each japanese family will have her own way/ style in making this dish

main ingredients
- potatoes
- mayonnaise
- egg
- wasabi (can be replaced by raw onion)
- onion <-- optional (give sweetness)
- carrot <-- optional (give color)
- cucumber <-- optional (give color, freshness and texture............but i forget to buy this time)

2022年7月29日 星期五

pan fried mashed potato meat patty

jul 27, 2022 (wed).............prepare my dinner according to a video in you tube............he is one of my fav you tubers 

benchmark video (you tuber職人吹水) : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uH1iY1Tuqv8

introduction
- meat patty is a popular dish in hong kong..............it has lots of combination varieties eg minced pork patty with preserved fish is very famous............some combination can be very creative

main ingredients
- minced meat (pork/ beef)............this time i use beef
- potato
- 3 color sweet bell pepper
- onion
- egg
- white pepper powder
- black pepper powder
- soy sauce
- oyster sauce
- corn starch (pork)/ bread crumbs (beef)

2022年7月28日 星期四

hong kong style french toast

jul 27, 2022 (wed).............cook a heavy breakfast (very high calories lol)

benchmark video (you tuber職人吹水) : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CxjB_6QhA0s

introduction
- it is a very typical afternoon tea option in cha chaan teng (hong kong style cafe) in hong kong

main ingredients
- white bread
- 2 x eggs
- peanut butter
- butter (of course, i buy lurpak...............lol)
- syrup <-- can be replaced by condensed milk/ honey/ maple syrup

2022年7月27日 星期三

stir fry broccoli with dried scallop

jul 25, 2022 (mon).............cook an easy dish

introduction
- it is kind of premium dish because dried scallop can be expensive (depend on country of origin, grading and size)

main ingredients
- broccoli
- dried scallop (from japan) <-- may not be so easy to find here
- oyster sauce
- salt
- shaohsing chinese cooking rice wine (made in taiwan)

2022年7月26日 星期二

prawn omelette (my family style)

jul 24, 2022 (sun).............try my family recipe of prawn omelette

introduction
- this is what my parents like to cook for us

main ingredients
- prawns <-- better buy prawns that are with shell then deshell, taste better
- 2 x eggs
- onion
- coriander

2022年7月25日 星期一

hong kong style stir fry spaghetti

jul 23, 2022 (sat).............replicate a dish which i saw on you tube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ExzxA6nNgfs&t=649s)

introduction
- the main differences between hong kong style and western style are :
i) not adding salt into the boiling water when cooking spaghetti
ii) add soya sauce and oyster sauce when stir fry spaghetti
iii) spaghetti in hong kong style typically less al dente

main ingredients
- 3 color sweet bell pepper
- coriander
- spaghetti
- butter
- soy sauce
- oyster sauce

2022年7月24日 星期日

tomato with fried egg

jul 22, 2022 (fri).............prepare a quick dinner

introduction
- it is a typical household dish in hong kong/ china
- kids love it
- almost each family will have her own way/ style in cooking this dish
- mine will use at least 2 different varieties of tomato (please dun use salad tomato which is not suitable for this dish)
- in order to give the natural citrus and sweetness flavor............i will buy good quality tomato (find the right variety) with vine, in bright red color

main ingredients
- mini san marzano tomatoes
- piccolo tomatoes
- sweet vine ripened tomatoes
- 2 x eggs