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Prawn & Chicken Steamed Dim Sum

Steamed Chicken and Prawn Dim Sum

  Prawn and Chicken Steamed Dim Sum – Steamed Dim Sum is such a favourite in la casa Tripepi as is all the food of Asia.  Like Italian food, it’s well balanced and jam packed full of flavour, reflects the character of a continent and the foods that are readily available in its markets.  Much […]

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A warming winter Chinese Steaming Chicken & Fresh Noodle Pot

Chinese Steaming Chicken Noodle Pots

My goodness but 2013 had taken off with a huge bang. Our Project Management and Engineering baby, Titan Projects has been blessed with oodles of projects and contracts. TrickyRicky, Max and I have been operating at warp speed. This combined with my joining the gym and embarking on a pretty strict calorie restricted diet has […]

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Pork  & Prawn Spring Rolls

Spring Rolls Two Ways … Fresh and Fried.

  Durbanites are experiencing what could almost be described as an autumn. If only the palm trees would change into beautiful shades of red or yellow. HO Hum! I am very excited with the two packets of fresh chestnuts that I bought at our local fruit and veg shop yesterday! I shall have them in […]

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Chilli Ginger Hot & Sour Dressing

Hot and Sour Dipping Sauce or Dressing.

I had the most uplifting swim at the beach this morning which has left me in a fabulous mood.  February in Durban is enough to wear anyone down.  We vacillate around the 28 to 30 something degree mark and we steam like a of basket dim sum, in at least 100% humidity.  Durban and all […]

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Smokey Hot Chicken Stir-Fried with Chillies & Green Garlic Chives

Chicken Thighs Stir Fried with Red Chilli and Garlic Chives …Kylie Kwong’s Thighs!

Smokey hot chicken thighs stir fried with red chilli and garlic chives! I can’t resist this cheeky title. This is a sh*t hot recipe from one of my favourite Chinese chefs, Kylie Kwong. I have watched her on television a thousand times and identify with her very closely in many ways. She has grown up, […]

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Crumbed Calamari in Chilli Lime Hoisin Sauce.

Wakame’s Chilli Lime Hoisin Calamari … well my version of it!

This is a week or so’s worth of my Christmas and New Year revelry .. Monday 19th 8.30pm Indescribably happy!  Both boys and their beauties here!  Can’t chat, blog or really talk much on account of the really silly grin that has divided my face into two parts!  We are partying – laughing drinking – […]

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Chinese Chicken and Stir Fried Vegetables

Chinese Chicken and Veg Stir Fry

  Shisa Nyama                             Ngiyabonga kakhulu guys for allowing me in for a brief moment Shisa Nyama is an imtimate meal … A time for men to talk .. It’s really special ..     So we went home after buying the most fantastic meat at […]

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Sticky Sweet and Tender Pork Belly with Stir Fried Noodles and Bok choy

Asian Style Pork Belly with Stir Fried Bok Choy and Noodles

  Eish! Yesterday was one of those mornings after the night before days! A handful of painkillers, half a bottle of Schweden Bitters (my cure for EVERYTHING) and twenty cups of Chai and I kind of got my act together. I am back in Underberg with my sista from another mother – Carol. Tradition dictates […]

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Stir Fried Beef Fillet with Vegetables and Noodles

Stir Fried Chili Beef with Noodles Recipe

  Oh my madumbi’s!!!!! Marion has gone! Poor Alvin looked paralysed and you could literally watch the remaining Masterchef contestants’ brains doing a Garmin on them …. RECALCULATING … RECALCULATING…. Who would have thought! ‘JohnnyDeppNOTTTT’ actually looked afraid when he got out of that lift. At the end of the day – EVERYONE but One […]

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Chili Ginger Stir Fried Prawns with Savoury Italian Rice

Stir Fried Chilli Ginger Prawns with Italian Savoury Rice.

July in Durban is a smorgasbord of exciting activities. We kicked off the month with the glamorous Vodacom Durban July, the Ballito beach is bejewelled with beautiful girls batting their eye-lids at the hunky surfers both local and international battling it out for the title on the huge waves that accompany spring tides, the Air […]

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