Pineapple coconut cake

The Pineapple is a tropical fruit. It’s delicious for juice, jam, dessert, salad, ice cream etc. When the fruit is ripe, I eat it fresh, because it taste sweet. When the fruit a little bit sour, I fried the pineapple with butter and sugar. Desiccated coconut is coconut meat which has been shredded or flaked and then dried. Vanilla is the second most… [read more]

Vegetable biryani

  Biryani is an Indian food made from basmati rice, spices and chicken, mutton, fish or vegetable. The first time I knew biryani when I was working at Indian restaurant in Jakarta, Indonesia. There, I knew many almost all Indian cuisine, from the spices until the culture. Most of the guest always ordered Biryani as a main dish… [read more]

Rosemary butternut squash

October is pumpkin season, you can find many types of pumpkin, I love pumpkin… I bought butternut squash pumpkin last week and looking for some simple and great recipe. I found picture of roasted butternut squash on Pinterest from Real kids eat spinach with recipe Crispy roasted butternut squash, and inspired to make the same with different… [read more]

Coconut milk chicken

Coconut milk chicken or known as Opor Ayam is traditional Indonesian food from Central Java, Indonesia. It is a chicken cooked in coconut milk and asian herbs. It is popular dish on special day like Idul Fitri /Eid al-Fitr /Lebaran or known as festival of breaking the fast. Normally it is eaten with ketupat (packed rice)and sambal goreng… [read more]

Mushroom risotto

Risotto is an Italian rice dishes. It is made from special variety of rice which high-starch and short grain white rice; like Arborio, this rice has ability to absorb liquid and release starch, it is stickier compare with other rice. Normally it is cooked in broth, you can use broth from meat, fish, vegetable or poultry. Common ingredients to cook it are with… [read more]

Black-eyed peas salad

I got this recipe from The Untamed Cook, I didn’t know how to prepare raw black-eyed peas, I was looking at internet, the best and simple recipe, and then I found her recipe Black Eyed Beans Salad. You should soak the peas overnight, I know it would takes a long time, what I did is…… [read more]

Mashed potato

Mashed potato is Germans favorite dish, because the potatoes are their main dish, different in Asian country, like Indonesia, where I come from, we eat rice as main dish. There are many ways to cook potatoes, boiled, deep-fried, pan-fried or grilled. In Germany, mashed potato known as “Kartoffelpüree” or “Kartoffelbrei”. It is a dish prepared… [read more]