Daily Cooking Quest

Seafood Recipes

Shrimp Salad with Tangy Peanut Dressing

This is a really simple shrimp salad, as long as you have some fresh shrimps and the ingredients to make the dressing, you are 80% there. As for the…

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Udang Tumis Pedas - Spicy Shrimp Stirfry

Shrimps never fail to impress, and they are really quick to cook, a perfect dish to master if you need to entertain guests and running short on time :) I think…

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Steak Tempe - Tempeh (Soy Bean Cake) Steak

Made of soy bean, tempe is naturally packed with protein comparable to that of a meat, so tempe steak is not a far fetch idea. In fact, if you have a favorite…

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Tom Yam Kung - Hot and Sour Prawn Soup

Wonderful thing happened the other day. As I said, every time I moved I seemed to be loosing some of my recipe books. Well, apparently some of them ended up…

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Deep Fried Fish and Shrimp Cutlets

I am at a loss as to what to name this dish, is it bakso, or otak-otak, or pempek? Anyway, this deep fried cutlets is made with spanish mackerel and shrimp,…

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Garang Asem Ikan Tenggiri - Spanish Mackerel in Spicy and Sour Soup

Garang asem is a popular dish in Central and Eastern Java. The spicy and sour soup is super delicious, and I can totally eat a couple bowl of steamed white rice…

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Tofu and Shrimp in Chicken Stock

This dish is so simple and so fast, but you do need to try using chicken stock instead of cheating with chicken granules or bouillon since real chicken stock…

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Pan Fried Fish with Plum Sauce

Red snapper and grouper are among my favorite fish for making Chinese fish dishes. I spotted super nice red snapper fillet the other day, so I bought two…

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Oden - Japanese Winter Stew

A winter stew or hot pot is a common theme across Asian countries during colder seasons. In Japan, one of the most popular winter stew is probably oden. As with…

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Chicken and Shrimp Meatball Soup

I am always amazed at how much meatball costs, especially those made with fish, shrimp, or cuttlefish. Plus, I always wonder how fresh and how much actual meat…

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Pempek Adaan Ayam Udang - Deep Fried Chicken and Shrimp Balls

Bakso, or meatballs, are beloved food in Indonesia. We make this from all kind of meat, and meat combination. Meatballs are boiled, deep fried, stuffed in…

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Sambal Cabe Ijo Padang - Padang Green Chili Relish

This is your basic sambal cabe ijo for Padang cuisine fans out there. This chili sauce, though I would personally call this a relish instead of sauce due to its…

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