Chef the Movie: Pasta Aglio e Olio

Pasta Aglio e Olio

The movie, Chef, finally premiered in Hong Kong last week, and needless to say I rushed to the theatre to see it. This is now my favorite movie of the year (so far). But I admit I could be a slightly biased, since the film serves up a lot of food porn.


My Mom’s Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

It wasn’t very often my mom would cook non-Chinese dishes for us when I was growing up in Toronto. But every now and then, she would make us this delicious chunky Spaghetti with Tomato Meat Sauce recipe for lunch on the weekends. Read more >>

Spaghetti alla Carbonara

Spaghetti Carbonara

Pasta dishes are one of the easiest to whip up in the kitchen when you are in a rush and want a fail-proof meal. My go-to pasta dish has always been a tomato-based sauce that my mom used to make, and I admit it does have a bit of a Chinese flare to it, but it’s easy and good. What is your go-to pasta dish?

Instead of making one of my favorite tomato-based pasta recipes today, I’ve decided to try out something different ~ Spaghetti alla Carbonara. I highly recommend trying the recipe below as it’s simple and yummy! Read more >>