Vietnamese Pork Thick Noodle Soup (Banh Canh)

This Vietnamese pork thick noodle soup or Banh Canh is a very popular dish in Vietnam. It is made with thick round noodles, tender pieces of pork that is all cooked in a flavoursome broth. You can load it up with extras, or keep it simple – either way this lesser known noodle soup is […]

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Vietnamese Caramelised Ginger Chicken (Ga Kho Gung)

This caramelised ginger chicken recipe is a classic Vietnamese home-style dish. The chicken is braised in a simple caramel that is infused with ginger, garlic and fish sauce. Easy and simple to make, this recipe is perfect for a quick mid-week dinner.

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Chicken Pad Thai with Spring Vegetables

A very simple chicken pad Thai with spring vegetables that can be easily whipped up in 20 minutes. This recipe is a delicious rice noodle stir-fry that has chunks of tender chicken, crispy asparagus and sugar snap peas. The sauce packs a punch with its classic sweet and sour Thai flavours. Easy and quick to make, this recipe will please anyone who likes southeast Asian food.

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Clear Hot and Sour Soup

A very simple Vietnamese version of hot and sour soup that is perfect for cold winter nights! This soup is made with chicken stock, bamboo shoots and cubes of tofu. Finished with shredded chicken and spring onions, this glossy and velvety soup will be a crowd pleaser. This week has been a very eventful one […]

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Thai Green Chicken Curry

This freezer-friendly Thai green chicken curry is so simple to make, and has the most amazing textures and flavours. It is made with tender pieces of chicken, bamboo shoots, baby sweetcorn and eggplant, all cooked in a creamy and spicy green curry sauce. Replicate this Thai takeaway favourite today! Many years ago I worked as […]

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Banh Pia – Mung Bean Pastry Cake

Banh bia is an Asian sweet (similar to a moon cake) that is a fusion of Vietnamese and Chinese cuisine. It has layers of flaky pastry that encase a filling made of mung bean and chunks of candied winter melon for pops of flavour and texture. Our family recipe is so simple and easy that you won’t bother buying them ever again!

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