Ayam Bakar Bumbu Rujak: BBQ Chicken with Chili Coconut Gravy

Ayam Bumbu Rujak was a staple BBQ or grilled chicken dish that was often made at my parents' household back then.  The decision to recreate this dish...

Fish Asam Padeh (Minang-Style Hot and Sour Fish)

Disclaimer: Asam padeh tongkol comes with medium amount of reddish mixture liquid. Don't do what I have done, mine was too dry. I left the kitchen and almost forgot with my cooking. :) A...

Lontong Sayur Recipe (Indonesian Cooked Vegetables in Coconut Milk with Rice Cake)

Lontong sayur was one of the breakfast routine dishes when I lived in Bogor. A kind of breakfast that we can get from street food vendors with less price where you can add...
Indonesian Stewed Oxtongue

Indonesian Oxtongue Semur Recipe (Semur Lidah)

Although nutmeg is native to Indonesia, it is not often used in cooking, except in beef, oxtail, or oxtongue soups or stews such as this semur lidah. Added by potato cubes into semur...

Sate Lilit Bali – Highlight of Indonesian Cuisine

A number different varieties of SATE (and pronounced similar to its English of Satay) have been widely developed in almost all regions of Indonesia. Sate may have originated from Java, Indonesia with...

Featured: Indonesian Yellow Fried Chicken on Stabroek News

Tuty's and my recipe of Indonesian yellow fried chicken (Ayam Goreng Kuning) has presented on Stabroek News. Thanks Cynthia for presenting our Indonesian cuisine through your column. To see Tuty's and my...

Tom Yum Goong Recipe – Masak Bareng Yuuk Event

Yay! Finally, I can join with you all guys to cook together virtually. Masak Bareng Yuuk means Let's Cook Together. This event was developed by Ayin of AG's Food, Deetha of ...Mlebu Pawon...,...

Gado-Gado Surabaya – Guest Blogging at Rasa Malaysia

To begin with, I was surprised that Rasa Malaysia has chosen me to be the guest writer of Indonesian cuisine on her blog. Rasa Malaysia is one of my inspired blogs among the...

(Almost) Forgotten Indonesian Culinary Heritage Event

My foodie fellow, Rurie is inviting us to join a foodie event. It's not just foodie event, it's a contest too. Share your food knowledge and photo, and get the prizes. So,...

For Malaysian Readers

As I promised to mas Budi (mas is a polite form to refer to one guy and also meant brother in Javanese) to give a space on my blog to promote his new books....