Monthly Archives: October 2011

My Chinese Fried Rice

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I made my first fried rice when I was 12. It was very edible but also too oily at the bottom of the dish was soak in oil. I made it for my then good friend and was very proud … Continue reading

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Pork ribs with apple soup

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This sounds like a weird soup. Pork ribs and apples. It’s some recipes Chinese uses and soup they often drink, so I had to try. Willem had some doubt (although the Limburg cuisine does use some apple in their cooking) … Continue reading

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Porridge (congee) with pork balls

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I grew up thinking porridge only as rice porridge (the Asian style). Then I got confused between the British porridge and the congee in restaurants. Anyway, the porridge here refers to the rice porridge, which rice are being cooked in … Continue reading

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Steamed Cod Fish

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The fish mongers here in Maastricht don’t scale and gut the fish for us. Therefore buying a whole fish means a little messy work at home scaling the fish with knife. When I was back in Malaysia, I went for … Continue reading

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Petit Bonheur in Maastricht

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Petit Bonheur is located at the junction where Achter de Molen, Witmakersstraat and Kapoenstraat meet, a little out of the “buzzling” (what a big word for Maastricht) streets. We like to walk around the Jekerkwartier where we currently live, it’s … Continue reading

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Restaurant Château Neercanne – my first proper star dinner

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Maastricht has several restaurants awarded with the prestigious Michelin stars. There are two 1 star on the street we are living. I think I am a simple eater, the Michelin awarded restaurants (or the non awarded expensive high level restaurants) often … Continue reading

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