Daily Cooking Quest

Egg Recipes

Kue Ruwok - Custard and Merengue Cake

Kue ruwok comes from Padang, and it is basically a layer of custard topped with a layer of merengue. There are various common toppings, but raisin is one of…

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Telur Pindang - Javanese Braised Eggs

Telur pindang usually comes as one of the many side dishes in either Jogja’s nasi gudeg, or Solo’s nasi liwet. The hard boiled eggs are cooked in…

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Custard Pudding

Today is Christmas Eve, people. And before I forget, let me wish you all a very happy holiday. I hope you all get to spend some quality time with loved ones.…

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Egg Tart

Egg tart (蛋挞) is my favorite dim sum dessert. Whenever I go for a dim sum, it just doesn’t feel like I properly close the meal if I haven’t eaten an…

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Kakitama Jiru - Beaten Egg Soup

Kakitama Jiru (かきたま汁) is the Japanese version of egg drop soup. The ingredients list to make this soup is really short: egg, dashi, soy sauce, ginger, potato…

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Crab, Corn, and Asparagus Egg Drop Soup

This egg drop soup is commonly prepared for special occasions and is especially popular during Chinese New Year. For those who still consume shark fin (please…

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Chicken and Napa Cabbage in Egg Sauce

If you have ever encountered Chinese dishes with egg sauce in it, then you are probably going to be familiar with this recipe, or at the very least the texture…

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Dan Hua Tang - Egg Drop Soup with Shrimp, Tofu, and Shiitake

There is egg drop soup and then there is another kind of egg drop soup, and I don’t consider the cheap, and most of the times, free version of what is…

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Sambal Telur - Egg Sambal

Remember my obsessions with hard boiled eggs? Well, they are just simply so versatile, and a quick and easy recipe like this one is going to transform them into…

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Japanese Egg Sandwich

If you have ever visited Japan, than you probably know that Tamago Sando (卵サンド) or Japanese Egg Sandwich is a super popular sandwich that you can buy from…

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Fu Yung Hai Seafood with Gravy

In my previous fu yung hai (egg foo young) recipe, I mentioned that the version served in Indonesia usually comes with a tomato based gravy. I have been meaning…

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Telur Bumbu Kemangi - Eggs with Spicy Basil Sauce

Growing up, lemon basil (Indonesian: daun kemangi) is among the many things that I simply didn’t like. It is quite strange that it is now showing up…

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