2022年9月26日 星期一

supermkt shopping

this is to record the purchase of stuff from supermarket

1) hellmanns mayonnaise (net £2.50)
-volume : 750ml
-country of manufacturing : ?
-bought from : waitrose & partners
-purchase date : sep 23, 2022 (fri)

2022年9月25日 星期日

toiletry bag & nail brush

sep 23, 2022 (fri) went to buxton.............a very pretty and nice shopping town

1) small toiletry bag (£9.95)
-brand : vagabond
-country of manufacturing : uk
-bought from : clowes c r & son ltd/ 4 Cavendish Circus, Buxton SK17 6AX
-purchase date : sep 23, 2022 (fri)
*love the japan style fabric

2022年9月23日 星期五

eggplant tomato in black vinegar sauce

sep 22, 2022 (thu).............i have not cooked this dish for a very loooooong time..............so tonight cook it as easy and quick

introduction
- it is not a typical hong kong dish
- and i forgot where i learn this

main ingredients
- eggplant
- tomato
- black vinegar (i replace it by white vinegar coz i hvnt found the right black vinegar yet)
- garlic
- chive
- chinese celery (i replace it by coriander coz not easy to find chinese celery)
- soy sauce
- sugar

2022年9月22日 星期四

stir fry lettuce with fermented bean curd

sep 21, 2022 (wed).............since i bought a jar of fermented bean curd............therefore start to cook this very simple quick dish

benchmark video (you tuber職人吹水) : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-_4IMkWQJ4

introduction
- fermented bean curd is a very traditional ingredient to some hong kong dishes...............you can use the meshed fermented bean curd sauce to cook with lettuce or stew lamb
- it is available in original flavor and spicy flavor
- it is also called chinese vegan cheese

main ingredients
- lettuce (i bought sweet gem lettuce this time)
- fermented bean curd (i used original flavor)
- oyster sauce
- garlic
- chili
- ginger (optional)

2022年9月18日 星期日

take 2 - hot style japchae (stir fry korean glass noodle) veggie version

sep 16, 2022 (thu).............make a 2nd attempt.............for a more authentic korean cooking steps


introduction
- it is a very popula korean dish
- japchae means mixed vegetables...........but it usually goes with meat
- it can be served hot or cold..............i prefer it hot and veggie 

main ingredients
- korean glass noodle
- egg
- spinach
- dried mushroom <-- can also use fresh mushroom
- carrot
- garlic
- onion
- sesame seeds
- sesame oil
- beef marinate sauce
- mirin
- soy sauce
- sweet red pepper paste sauce
- sugar

2022年9月17日 星期六

take 3 - hong kong style french toast

sep 16, 2022 (thu).............make a 3rd attempt as breakfast coz i didnt have a decent dinner last nite

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 in thick cut
- 2 x eggs
- peanut butter
- butter
- honey <-- skip it this time only coz out of stock
- gula macalcca syrup <-- can be replaced by syrup/ condensed milk/ honey/ maple syrup

2022年9月16日 星期五

take 2 - hong kong style french toast

sep 15, 2022 (wed).............make a 2nd attempt after finding another brand white bread

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 in thick cut
- 2 x eggs
- peanut butter
- butter
- honey
- syrup <-- can be replaced by condensed milk/ honey/ maple syrup