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I was born and brought up in Kota Bahru,Kel,Malaysia From a very young age I was very interested in cooking. My sisters were all married by the time I was ten it fell on me to help my mother to do the household chores. Slowly I started cooking. After doing our household chores I go and help our neighbour Mok Wan who happened to be a kuih seller, helping her with the task of grinding rice, beating eggs, peeling onions and packing the kuihs usually fell on me for just 20 cents. Mok Wan was very good in making all those traditional Kelantanese kuih whicn are known for their variety and distinct taste. It was she who give me the best lessons in Malay culinary arts. It have been years since she passed away but her art of making kuih is still with me. It was my mother who gave me the lessons in Indian culinary arts, I helped her cook, learning all the time without realising it. Every time when I cook for my friends, the first thing they ask me is "Did you learn cooking?" Far from protesting vehemently that I was self-taught, I must admit I that I gained my knowledge of cooking partly from my family, partly from helping people who are masters of their arts and partly from cookery books.

About the cuisine

Our food is a delicious blend of flavours coming from the Malays,Chinese,India and indigenous communities living in Malaysia

Tuesday, December 20, 2011


    INDIAN cooking are its spices which are ground up to produce masalas and curry powder,aromatic blends created freshly for each different dish. The dishes are spicy-hot and bursting with colour

    150gm beehoon,soaked till soft,drain
    10gm ikan billis,optional
    2 egg,make into a omelette,roll and cut fine,optional
    11/4 cup water,more or less
    Salt to taste
    1 big onion,finey sliced0
    1-2 green or red chill,more if you like it hot.
    1 stalk kari leafs
    1 tsp mustard seeds
    1 tsp ulutham paruppu
    2-3 tbsp oil

    1. Heat oil and add A fry until fragrant. Add the ikan billis if use fry for a mint.
    2. Add the water and let it boil,add the salt. Add the noodles and fry until dry.
    3. Remove from the heat,garnish with the eggs and serve.

    fish curry

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