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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

Wednesday, June 6, 2012



1 large orange,cut into pieces and remove the seeds and the white pith as much as possible but keep the rind intact.
3/4 cup caster sugar
1 cup oil
3 large eggs
2 cups self-raising flour
1 tsp baking powder
100gm oreo biscuits remove the cream and break into small pieces.

Extra oreo biscuits break into small pieces for sprinkling on the cake.
Almond flakes,(break) for sprinkling
20cm cake tin greased and lined.

1. Sift the flour and baking powder and keep a side.
2. Blend  orange until almost into a paste,add the sugar,oil and eggs continue blending until double in volume.
3. Pour the mixture into a bowl and add the flour little by little. Add the oreo biscuits and mix well.
4. Pour batter into the tin and sprinkle with the almond and the oreo. Bake in a preheated oven 160c for 40-45 mints or until done.

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