Feb 15, 2017 by Liv Wan

Blood Orange Quinoia Salad: The best summer salad

Salad, Recipes

Apr 9, 2017 by Liv Wan

Caramalised Pineapple Coconut Rice Pudding

Desserts, Recipes

Feb 04, 2017 by Liv Wan

Prawn and Lemon Butter Pasta

Pasta, Recipes

Jan 15, 2017 by Liv Wan

Chinese Fish Fragrant Omelette

Tips&Tricks, Travel

Nov 20, 2016 by Liv Wan

Red Cooked Pork Belly with Lotus Root

Chinese Food, Recipes

Feb 20, 2017 by Liv Wan

Buttermilk Fried Chicken

Recipes

Jan 22, 2017 by Liv Wan

Habits: Do You Want To Live A Happy Life? Smile.

Thai Food, Recipes

Oct 20, 2016 by Liv Wan

Dan Bing: Taiwanese Egg Crepe. Delicious!

Breakfast, Recipes, Taiwanese Food

Oct 10, 2016 by Liv Wan

Stir Fried Beef with Thai Chive Flower and Bean Curd

Chinese Food, Recipes

previous arrow
next arrow
Slider

Caramelised Pineapple Coconut Rice Pudding

Caramelised Pineapple Coconut Rice Pudding. This is the first time I’ve made this caramelised pineapple with coconut rice pudding. My daughter has been eating rice pudding at her nursery recently and she mentioned it a few times so I thought I’d have a go at making...

How To Make a Basic Japanese Ramen Noodle Soup

Ramen is one of my family’s favourite Japanese dishes. In a city like Edinburgh where it’s almost always wet and/or cold, ramen (along with hot pots) are the perfect dishes for warming yourself up. A good ramen is one of the most rewarding dishes you can eat, full of...

Buttermilk Fried Chicken Sandwich

I’ve always been a big fan of fried chicken but recently I kept seeing “buttermilk fried chicken” on both the internet and menus in local restaurant. I rarely have  a chance to visit restaurants and if I do I usually go for sushi/Korean/burger, those kinds of things,...

Blood Orange and Seared Tuna Quinoa Salad

It’s February and pretty cold here in Scotland but today we had our first really nice day’s weather of 2017 so it made me think that we all need a bit of love and caring in this kind of weather but with a spring twist. This blood orange and seared tuna quinoa salad is...

Prawn and Lemon Butter Pasta

At the end of 2016 we moved to the Marchmont area of Edinburgh and one of the many great things about Marchmont are the really incredible ingredients we can buy locally. We like just two streets away from two really great greengrocers and we also have quite possibly...

Thai Steamed Fish with Coconut Quinoa

Thailand is one of my favourite countries and Thai food is easily one of my favourite cuisine. I’ve only visited Thailand once but the country, the culture, the weather and the food were all really amazing and one of my favourite dishes when I visited was Thai Steamed...

Chinese Fish Fragrant Omelette

Chinese Fish Fragrant Omelette. You may be familiar with another dish “Chinese Fish Fragrant Eggplant” or even “Spicy Sichuan Eggplant” but there are in fact many “fish-fragrant” dishes in Chinese cooking and to be honest they all taste delicious! Even though this...

Red Cooked Pork Belly with Lotus Root

Red-cooked pork belly, or as some people called it Chinese braised pork, is one of the most popular dishes in many Chinese and Taiwanese households.

Korean Kale Pancakes

Korean Kale Pancakes. My family and I are big fans of Korean food. I really love Korean pancakes, especially ones with seafood in them, and every time I visit a local

Oyster Sauce Chicken with Spinach Noodles

Recently my husband has been pushing me to prepare something different for this website so I decided to have a go at making my own spinach noodles but I also

Dan Bing Taiwanese Egg Crepe

Recently I had a discussion wih Chris about my food blog and what sort of food we should cook next. That’s the moment I realized I have never made

Stir Fried Beef with Thai Chive Flower and Bean Curd

Flowering chive (韭菜花) is also known as Thai chive flower, garlic chive flower or chive flower buds. This vegetable has a very strong

My name is Liv

Illustrator by day, home cook by night. I worked in professional kitchens as a chef for a number of year. I now draw for a living but I still love to cook.

Follow my blog for easy to make recipes, how-to’s and food related ideas. Welcome to my food odyssey!

Liv’s Favourite Recipes

Buttermilk Fried Chicken Sandwich

Buttermilk Fried Chicken Sandwich

I’ve always been a big fan of fried chicken but recently I kept seeing “buttermilk fried chicken” on both the internet...

Hi, I'm Liv

advertisement

Illustrator by day, home cook by night. For years I was a professional chef but now I draw and cook for myself

Follow my blog for easy to make recipes, how-to's and ideas to gather the family at the dinner table!

This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

Error: No connected account.

Please go to the Instagram Feed settings page to connect an account.

Buy Home Style Taiwanese Cooking

Home Style Taiwanese Cooking

Buy The Illustrative Chef

advertisement

Buy Home Style Chinese Cooking

Home Style Chinese Cooking

Subscribe