Tried and Tested Recipes by Jaja

 

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Baileys Ice Cream

Baileys Ice Cream

Living outside the United States will not stop me from celebrating Ice Cream Day. Celebrated annually since 1984 on the third Sunday of July in the United States, the unofficially holiday celebrates everyone’s favorite sweet treat. Ice cream is without a doubt one of my […]

Apple Cinnamon Crepes

Apple Cinnamon Crepes

Bored with your everyday pancakes? With a little adjustment, make crepes for your breakfast variation. Crepe is essentially the thinner cousin to pancakes. My favorite part of making crepes is how easy they are to fold. In addition, they are incredible versatile with practically endless […]

Egg Mayo Sandwich

Egg Mayo Sandwich

Eggs are surely the heroes of the breakfast table. They are versatile, affordable, and easy protein source that are always available in refrigerator. I love to eat eggs by themselves, but they can get boring. This Egg Mayo Sandwich recipe is one of the example […]

Honey Almond Bread

Honey Almond Bread

Who does not love fresh-baked bread from the oven with its tantalizing aroma and goodness? I am not actually a bread lover, but there is simple pleasure from holding a slice of fresh and warm bread in your hand, one that you made from scratch […]

Crispy Dory Fillets with Sambal Matah

Crispy Dory Fillets with Sambal Matah

I made this Crispy Dory Fillets with Sambal Matah using the Sambal Matah recipe I previously posted. The dish is actually very easy and one of the most popular ways to serve with the condiment. Originally from Bali, sambal matah can be translated as “raw […]

Sambal Matah (Balinese Raw Sambal)

Sambal Matah (Balinese Raw Sambal)

Sambal is essentially one thing Indonesians can not live without, including me. It is basically a condiment in chili sauce or paste form and made from a mixture of chili peppers with other seasonings and spices. The unique combination of spiciness and umami in sambal […]

Beef Mentaiko Rice Bowl

Beef Mentaiko Rice Bowl

Salmon mentaiko, beef mentaiko, and mentaiko sushi…  It seems like mentaiko dishes have been trending on my social media for the last few weeks. Mentaiko dishes have been gaining popularity nowadays and as a foodie, I was curious of how they tasted like. You could […]

Japanese Chicken Curry

Japanese Chicken Curry

I grew up watching anime series during my childhood. I still remember about that one mouthwatering moment wherein my favorite character sits down to devour a delicious meal. The food portrayed an appealing look that represents the art of Japanese cuisine often leaves me feeling […]

Lemon Madeleines

Lemon Madeleines

I have been dying to make this little spongy shell-like cake with lemon flavor. You might think that I am exaggerating with how much I love Lemon Madeleines. However, I must say I fell in love immediately at the first bite. The inside is moist […]

Souffle Pancake

Souffle Pancake

As everyone know, a pancake is a thin and flat cake, prepared from starch-based batter that may contain eggs, milk and butter. It is usually fried and turned in a frying pan and served with topping, syrup, or jam. What’s the essence of a truly […]