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Steamed Chicken, Pickled Cucumber And Durians

HOMECOOKED FOOD ....

Not directly Mama's cooking but from Big Auntie's house.  Aaron loves her signature Steamed Chicken, she has a secret recipe for that and he is always requesting for that dish.  And his request is granted.... all he has to do is get a few durians back to the house in exchange for a yummylicious dinner!  LOL....

Durians are so abundant nowadays, we hear so many 'stories' of this abundance, that some do not dare to eat especially those of us who are Facebook users.  The more we see, the more we refrain from eating.  LOL... However eating moderately should be alright, buying those without branded names should be alright too... and after that, drink more eat more mangosteens or drink fresh coconut water. 

And now the dishes.... 
Best in the world... Homecooked steamed chicken...
Picked cucumber....
Steamed eggs....
Braised pork with radish.... 
And an extra dish to go with the rice!
Before digging in... CHEEZEEE!

Comments

  1. Wow drooling, home cooked meals are the best, all these dishes ngam me

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  2. I can see why Aaron loves this dish! It is beautiful, she really knows how to plate! So what it it about the durians? Are some of them not good? Do they have many calories?

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  3. Steamed eggs! One dish I've never tried cooking...and I was thinking of doing it today. Wish me luck!

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  4. I couldn't resist a good home cooked meal. Steamed chicken. Must be very good.

    I would refrain from durian and all heart stuff for time being. Been under the weather yesterday. Now slightly better.

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  5. I can see why Aaron missed his auntie's cooking especially the steamed chicken!

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