Embracing the plant-based lifestyle in Malaysia

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Nasi Oo-Laa-Lam (Malay Herb Rice)

Nasi Oo-Laa-Lam (Malay Herb Rice)

I normally shy away from making Malay food, since it is not my territory. But it would’ve been criminal to at least not give Nasi Ulam a shot! Nasi is ‘rice’ in Bahasa, and Ulam refers to a traditional spread of selected local leaves and herbs, eaten…

‘Neatballs’ with Spinach Coriander Sauce

‘Neatballs’ with Spinach Coriander Sauce

Meatballs remind me of sickness – not in a bad way! Whenever any of the siblings got ill, Mummy would be in the kitchen rolling up balls of minced pork, which she would serve with rice porridge. While developing this recipe, rolling the balls, I…