Thursday, July 4, 2013

Porridge For A Teochiew

After all the "running around here and there" like an old springy chicken, the body has finally taken its toil... Yes, I am talking about me.. yours truly here took a few days off work..... I was already on Rest Leave since Monday ... but tomorrow I will have to drag my weary legs to work... and who says retirement is no good?

Meanwhile... to "cleanse" my body system again, I had two days of blended carrot juice and green apples in the morning.  For lunch and for dinner, I took porridge.... thanks to my Great Mama, she cook my favourite condiments to go with the porridge...
steamed... and steamed.... both goes well with the plain porridge...
See, I eat simple... I can have two plates of porridge anytime.... 
This proves that I am a typical Teochiew nang...
Another much sought after porridge is this ... Roasted Pork Bones..... 
For two consecutive days, I have this RPB...
(Siew Chu Kwat Chok... very yap mei!)
YUMMSSS!!
 

31 comments:

  1. My Mom's a purebred Teochew too, and she loves to cook this type of porridge. =D

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  2. *High Five*..I am a Teochew too but not pure. Half half. Ka ki lang. X'pecially during those hot & hazy days, I love to have plain porridge to go with all the nice condiments. Simple and yet delicious. Your porridge looks good.

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  3. Hello to all the Teochew Ah Nia here! Glad to join the club :) Nice dish for supper too :)

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  4. Walerly: ka ki nang....


    Irene: same here... :)


    Shirley: u too? High 5!

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  5. i am teochew also, a pure teochew both parents also teochew, haha!! but typical teochew must eat porridge meh?? hahaha~~ :D

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  6. Eh why only the Teow Chews commented here today. Choe ni tar? Bananaz's Hak si yin..

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  7. Thought teow chew porridge is watery type? Alway love teow chew porridge and would go for supper in Bukit Mertajam almost few times a week in my younger days.

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  8. I love that porridge cos I am a Teochew too.

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  9. Time for me to do that too after the food overloaded in Malacca :p

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  10. Well, I think porridge is good for you! Here, when people go on vacation, they come back not rested, but too exhausted from their trip, so I can see how you had to take off. I hope you get back to normal very quick!

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  11. I always like to add some fermented beancurd (fu-yu)for my bowl of plain porridge :P

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  12. I love porridge too...but I'm not Teochew.

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  13. I love roast pork bone porridge...usually i will add ginger and peanut...

    Not really crazy about teocheow porridge but WK like that type better

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  14. sk: no..me half half only.. hehehe..


    bananaz: oh..ni hak si nin ah? yong pen???


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  15. TM: hello..ka ki nang!



    TZ: time to detoxify.. hahaha...

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  16. Comforting meal especially if I m under the weather.

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  17. ginny: yes..i agree with you.. come back with loads of clothing to wash.. that is stress! :)


    ken: me too!! love those with a big spicy one esp... !


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  18. sharon: you too?? :)


    stp: you are hokkien, right?


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  19. kathy: give me ikan bilis, fried kacang.. tau si yu... mui choy... wow..so yummy liow!

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  20. i love that steamed pork with preserved vege. Really very 'hoi wai' to goes with plain porridge.

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  21. Wow, I love porridge, less oily and healthier!

    You take care ya!!

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  22. Ehh I'm also Teochew! Half Teochew haha.. but don't know how to speak the language, only know how to eat. :P

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  23. i looove to cook porridge cos it's pretty easy just throw in the ingredient together with the rice.. and we don't have to be precise with the water :D

    hey get well soon!

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  24. Moh pen loh. Ngai care neighbors semua Teow Chew nang & Hokkien lang, Bananaz kong Chow Chew hua moh moon ti. haha..*Hakka*

    [No choice loh, All my neighbours are Teow Chew/Hokkiens, I can speak Teow Chew no problem]

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  25. well that seems simple yet yummy still haha
    well i usually having such when im sick

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  26. mnhl: yes, I agree too!


    hayley: i think ladies like that, right? hahaha..

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  27. sweetwitch: I think I got to shake hands with you! :)


    constance: thank you!!

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  28. bananaz: so you are a multi lingual person.. cannot "scold" you in different dialects.. apa pun tau one! hahaha... loong choong ay sai..


    mecoy: only sick eat porridge, right? :)

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  29. With that condiment, I can eat many bowls of congee!

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  30. Yummy condiment. I can eat many bowls of porridge with it.

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