Daily Cooking Quest

Rice Recipes

No Mi Fan - Savory Sticky Rice

Learn how to cook simple three ingredients no mi fan (Chinese savory sticky rice) in a rice cooker, essentially an easy version of bak cang, or lo mai gai.

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Wajik - Sticky Rice in Palm Sugar and Pandan Leaves

Learn how to prepare wajik (Indonesian sticky rice cakes) with only 4 ingredients: white sticky rice, coconut milk, palm sugar, and pandan leaves. Vegan and gluten-free.

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Chwee Kueh - Water Cake With Preserved Radish

How to cook chwee kueh (water cakes) at home with a steamer or a microwave. These cakes are delicious with the generous amount of preserved radish topping.

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Clay Pot Chicken Rice in Rice Cooker

Feeling homesick and craving for Malaysian clay pot chicken rice? You can make this dish easily with my recipe using a rice cooker, no clay pot required.

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Matcha Steamed Buns

Fluffy and soft Japanese matcha steamed buns using rice flour so these steamed buns are gluten-free, on top of being delicious, and also not too sweet.

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Bubur Ketan Hitam - Glutinous Black Rice Sweet Porridge

Indonesian bubur ketan hitam (glutinous black rice sweet porridge) is a delicious, sweet, thick, and very filling porridge that is always a popular choice for breakfast, tea time, or supper. Plus, this happens to be gluten-free and vegan friendly.

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Lemper Ayam - Steamed Glutinous Rice with Spiced Chicken Floss

How to cook lemper, Indonesian snack consists of steamed sticky rice with spiced chicken floss filling, with an easy method to assemble lemper.

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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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Kue Lobak

Kue lobak (Chinese radish cake) is a steamed daikon/radish cake, a very popular dimsum item, and also widely sold as street food in many Asian countries.

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Mochi Sesame Seeds

Make hawker-style mochi coated with sesame seeds and sugar just like the one sold in many Asian countries.

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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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白糖糕 Bai Tang Gao - Steamed Rice Cake

It must have been more than a decade since I last sink my teeth into a piece of 白糖糕 bai tang gao - steamed rice cake. Since both sets of my grandparents are…

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