Daily Cooking Quest

Egg Recipes

Gulai Telur Padang - Eggs Braised in Spicy Coconut Broth

Eggs are my go to easy dishes. I love making hard boiled eggs, and then further cook them in delicious sauces like this gulai Padang sauce. You can fry the hard…

Read More

Lapis Legit - Thousand Layers Cake

Lapis legit/spekkoek/Indonesian thousand layers cake is a must for special celebrations such as Chinese New Year, Christmas, or Eid. Traditional recipes use 40 egg yolks, but this recipe with 12 eggs still yields a very rich and very tender cake, and full of aroma of spekkoek seasoning.

Read More

Tahu dan Telur Panggang - Oven Baked Tofu and Egg

This is an easy to prepare dish using tofu, egg, and mushrooms. You can use any mushroom, but even standard white button mushrooms like the one I am using in…

Read More

Orak Arik Buncis & Wortel - Green Bean, Carrot, and Egg Stir Fry

Among the many varieties of orak arik, I would consider this one with green bean and carrot as the most basic one. As I have mentioned in my previous orak arik…

Read More

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…

Read More

Orak Arik Tahu Jamur - Tofu, Mushroom, and Egg Stir Fry

Orak arik is a simple everyday dish consists mainly of scrambled egg with vegetables, tofu, mushroom, and even meat if you so wish, though the most common ones…

Read More

Spinach and Egg Miso Soup

When miso soup is mentioned, most people will automatically think of wakame and tofu miso soup. But actually there is no rule that you can only make that one…

Read More

Goya Chanpuru (ゴーヤーチャンプルー) - Bitter Melon and Egg Stirfry

Chanpuru (チャンプルー) is an Okinawan dish, meaning mixed. Surprisingly the term comes from Indonesian word campur, which of course means mixed! Among the many…

Read More

Sambal Goreng Telur - Eggs in Spicy Chili Sauce

If you happen to follow my previous recipe to prepare sambal goreng, now I am going to show you a super easy way to prepare this really simple egg dish with the…

Read More

Srikaya - Egg and Coconut Milk Spread

In Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore, the spread of choice is not peanut butter or nutella, but srikaya. This delicious spread is made from a simple…

Read More

Bingka Telur - Egg and Coconut Milk Cake

I once posted a recipe for bingka ubi jalar, this recipe is quite similar but using only eggs, hence we call it bingka telur. Just like bingka ubi jalar, baking…

Read More

Sarikayo Gula Merah - Palm Sugar Coconut Milk Custard

Sarikayo is a Minang (Padang) dessert made from steaming a mixture of primarily egg, coconut milk, and palm sugar. This custard can be served as is, though some…

Read More