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Aug 22

I’m a big fan of Gouda cheese, well, most cheeses, but I found gouda cheese as best accompaniment with the cheddar cheese for pizza, cheese sandwich, spaghetti sauces, cheese and wine, and the simple cheese and crackers. Few weeks ago, there seemed to be a shortage of gouda cheese in the supermarket that I panic bought the only whole block of gouda cheese available in the cheese counter in Spar. Now, with only 3 months left before it expires, I am wondering now on how can I finish it…... 

Jul 19

Pasta is one of my favorite ingredients. I usually use spaghetti but for a change, a fusilli or penne are great too. I occasionally cook lasagna, only when there are friends and guests around but for every day meal, a spaghetti or fusilli always comes handy and easy to cook. Last night, I had some prawns I bought last weekend, so I thought a fusilli pasta with tomato sauce would be a great dinner. I also made a garlic bread stick as a side for the pasta. As for the sauce, I just blanched the tomatoes... 

May 28

My homemade red wine When a friend gave me more than a kilo of red grapes, the first thing that came to my mind was to make those dark red grapes into wine. I love wine and I’ve tried once of making my own wine last year, though not really much of a success but it turned out well. So, I thought that this time, I would make an improvement with my wine-making, and alas, it was a big improvement, the color, the smell, and the taste, it’s much better than the cheap wine I buy from the liquor shop. The...