Daily Cooking Quest

One Dish Meal Recipes

Japanese Chicken Curry with Homemade Curry Roux

How to make your own homemade Japanese curry roux, Japanese curry powder, and garam masala; and how to cook Japanese chicken curry with homemade curry roux.

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Ketan Kunyit Kari Ayam

Ketan kunyit (turmeric sticky rice) and kari ayam (chicken curry) is a dish many Chinese prepares to celebrate one month old of a healthy baby.

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Mi Goreng Kampung

A rough guide on cooking a batch of Indonesian mi goreng (fried noodles) in your kitchen.

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Korean Jja Jang Myeon

Jja jang myeon is a Chinese Korean noodle dish with thick black bean paste sauce, diced pork, and vegetables.

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Bubur Ayam - Chicken Congee

Congee is comfort food for most Asian and there are a wide variety depending on countries and regions. Today I am going to focus on Indonesian bubur ayam -…

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Dry Hayashi Beef Rice Bowl

Rice bowl is one of the main staple of quick and cheap Japanese lunches, basically the stuff that fuels most Japanese salary man ;) One of my favorite rice bowl…

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Fish and Century Egg Congee

I have a question guys. Do you eat congee only for breakfast? Or do you have it for supper as well? I actually love having congee more as supper item instead of…

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Semur Bihun - Javanese Rice Noodles in Sweet Soy Sauce

Semur bihun is a recipe that is easily adaptable to suit whatever you have in your pantry. What I present is the bare minimum. You can always add more meat or…

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Soto Ayam Kediri - Kediri Chicken Soup

All right, it’s time for another Indonesian soto. As an Indonesian, I have lost count of how many varieties of soto we have. There are 33 provinces in…

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Kuah Bakso Sapi - Beef Balls Soup

Bakso is a popular street food in Indonesia. There’s even a children song about this food, which I am quite proud to say that I still remember the lyrics…

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Sake no Potato Sarada Tsutsumiyaki - Baked Stuffed Salmon

Baked stuffed salmon (さけのポタトサラダ包み焼き) is an easy recipe to make and it can be a one dish meal in itself since each portion comes with a generous serving of…

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Kari Bihun Medan - Medan Rice Noodles Curry

The city of Medan is a great place to be for sampling good food in almost every corner of the city. My family moved to Jakarta when I was 11, and I crave the…

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