Category: Starch Foods

Sticky Rice Roll (Fan Tuan) with Crispy French Fries & Tempeh Mince


OH MY GOD! This is like, one of my CRAZY ideas!

Get ready to hear this crazy story on how I came up with it. SO yes, I’ve always seen those mouthwatering fan tuan (rice rolls) on the internet, and they’re like a famous Taiwanese dish. I know from pictures that it’s wrapped with meat floss and you tiao, which is deep fried. Continue reading

Gooey Potato Cakes with Baked Crispy Potato Skin


(OMG is it me or does the top look a bit like an anchovy? It even has the eyes and tails!)

These potato cakes are gooey on the inside, and crispy on the outside, and totally made up on the spot, because I had nothing else in the fridge, almost! I would have done a mashed potato thing rather than gooey cakes, but I still need to go and buy a potato masher. Continue reading

Curried Potato Pizza with Cauliflower Chickpea Crust


A couple of weeks ago, I was contacted by Aya, the owner of Healthy Appetite, in hopes of a collaboration. I was really excited and totally wanted to do it.

So, we planned on what kind of recipe we could make, and Aya came up with the idea of making a CURRIED PIZZA, which was absolutely mind blowing and awesome, because I have not really seen it been done before. Continue reading

Crispy Hash Browns


OH MAN sometimes, life is about adapting to when things don’t the way you expect it, to create something that’s even better.

I was originally going to make some flattened potatoes without even mashing them, but erm, I probably overcooked the potatoes and instead of being flattened, they fell apart, so I decided to put it all together and mash it to make some hash browns, I needed to make those anyway. Continue reading