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Grapefruit & Lime Cocktail – Happy Chinese New Year Cheap Holiday Party Drink

Ingredients  2 1/2 cups grapefruit juice 6 oz bottle of Sierra Mist 1/2 cup champagne (or original recipe stated citrus vodka) 4-5 basil leaves, chiffonade 1 tsp sugar Juice of 1 lime Limes for garnish Instructions ...Click on Arrow Button to read full post   In a small glass muddle the basil with sugar and…


Thai Chicken Meatball Curry – Happy Chinese New Year Cheap Family Dinner Party

Serves 4 Ingredients for the meatballs: 500g chicken mince 1 tsp red thai curry paste 50g panko bread crumbs (regular breadcrumbs will also be fine) 3 tbsp fresh coriander, finely chopped 1 tbsp fish sauce 1 tbsp soy sauce 1 tsp salt for the curry: 2 large carrots, julienned 2 tsp red thai curry paste…


Lotus Seed Sweet Soup – Cheap & Easy Project For Happy Chinese New Year Party

Ingredients: (serves 4) 60g Dried Lotus Seeds(莲子), soak till soften 60g Fresh Gingko Nut(白果) 80g Dried Longan(桂圆肉) 1 1/2 Pieces of Brown Sugar(冰片糖) 2 Small Pieces of Dried Persimmon(柿饼), sliced 4 Sterculia Seeds (澎大海) 2 Litres of Water 1 Bundle of Pandan Leaves Instruction: ...Click on Arrow Button to read full post   Soak the…


Lemon Mascarpone Cream Crepe – Cheap Easy & Healthy Party Dessert Idea For Kid

Ingredients: Crepe (makes 15-18 10″ crepes)**: 9 large eggs 1 1/2 cups whole milk 1 1/2 cups of mascarpone 1 1/2 cups flour 1/4 cup powdered sugar 2 tsp vanilla 1 tsp salt zest of one lemon Fresh raspberry & powdered sugar for garnish Lemon mascarpone cream (for 15-18 layer crepe cake)**: 1.5 cups heavy…


Pomegranate Christmas Pavlova – Cheap & Easy Recipe For Happy New Year Party

Ingredients: The pavlova cake: 3 egg whites 100 g caster sugar 50 g sifted icing sugar 1 pinch salt (1 tbsp. Teaspoon of white vinegar) (1 tbsp. Cornflour) For the Vanilla pomegranate juice Seed from 1/2 pomegranate 1/2 vanilla pod 30g caster sugar The Chantilly Cream 11 oz of very cold whole cream 1 to…

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