Archive for January 23rd, 2012

Sunday night. Chinese new year’s eve. Pot-luck with the relatives.

Chinese Chicken Salad

Cold Tofu, Sweet Pickled Cucumber, Thousand Year Old Eggs

Dressed with Soy Sauce and Roasted Sesame Seed Oil, Side Shot

Ginger Chicken, Naked

Ginger Sauce for Chicken

Shoyu Chicken

Soy Sauce for Chicken

Roast Duck

Duck jus

Char Siu, Home-Made

My Contribution

See here: https://l2ee2l.wordpress.com/2012/01/22/potluck-contribution/

Mixed Grain Rice

And the star of the show, my aunt’s jai.

Aunt M's Famous Jai

She made enough so everyone could take home. Thank you!

And last but not least …

Lemon Poppyseed Cake

Sliced Shot

Happy dragon year everyone! Happiness, health, prosperity, and peace to all!


The Mouse


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Gift from the Chef, for Chinese New Year. Said it was for good luck in the new year. The Cat said it was one of the best slow cooked soups she’s had, ever (rated four paws). Pork tongue, lotus root, carrots, and I don’t know what ¬†else (have to ask Chef).

Pork Tongue Soup

The Cat said the tongue, carrots, and lotus root were cooked perfectly.

Posting pictures from the pot-luck with the relatives next.


The Mouse

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