CatTuna's Latest Chinese Recipes

  • Five Sacred Grains-Luxurious
    Five Sacred Grains-Luxurious
  • I Heart Croissant
    I Heart Croissant
  • Honey Curry Five Sacred Grains Salad
    Honey Curry Five Sacred Grains Salad
  • Gluten Free Taiwanese Turnip Cake
    Gluten Free Taiwanese Turnip Cake
  • Taiwanese Suprises
    Taiwanese Suprises
  • Pan-Fried Rice Pizza
    Pan-Fried Rice Pizza
  • 醉蝦燉飯 Zuixia Dunfen
    醉蝦燉飯 Zuixia Dunfen
  • 烤飯糰 Kao Fantuan
    烤飯糰 Kao Fantuan
  • Braised Aubergine
    Braised Aubergine
  • 橘 Ju
    橘 Ju
  • 麻醬涼麵 Majiang Liang-mian
    麻醬涼麵 Majiang Liang-mian
  • 三杯蘿蔔糕 Sanbai Luobokao
    三杯蘿蔔糕 Sanbai Luobokao
  • 杏仁抹醬 Xingren Mojiang
    杏仁抹醬 Xingren Mojiang
  • 黑喵早午餐 Heimeow Zaowutsan
    黑喵早午餐 Heimeow Zaowutsan
  • 印度烤蝦 Yindu Kaoxi
    印度烤蝦 Yindu Kaoxi
  • 懶人三明治 Lanren sanmingzhi
    懶人三明治 Lanren sanmingzhi
  • 糙米 Tsaomi
    糙米 Tsaomi
  • Fried Rice
    Fried Rice
  • 糖醋魚餃 Tanngcu Yujiao
    糖醋魚餃 Tanngcu Yujiao
  • Braised Ginger Tofu
    Braised Ginger Tofu
  • Fried Gnocchi
    Fried Gnocchi
  • 餃芭特拿 Jiao Batena
    餃芭特拿 Jiao Batena
  • CatTuna Tuesday Brunch-Gluten Free Eggy Crêpes
    CatTuna Tuesday Brunch-Gluten Free Eggy Crêpes
  • Gluten Free Goat Feta Gnocchi
    Gluten Free Goat Feta Gnocchi
  • Gluten Free Dimsum- Fried Turnip Cake
    Gluten Free Dimsum- Fried Turnip Cake
  • Rice Smoothie
    Rice Smoothie
  • Tomallow Paste
    Tomallow Paste
  • Ginger Rice Panna Cotta
    Ginger Rice Panna Cotta
  • Chinese Porridge wz Organic Veggies
    Chinese Porridge wz Organic Veggies
  • 黑喵早午餐 Heimeow Zaowutsan
    黑喵早午餐 Heimeow Zaowutsan
  • Kumquat Marmalade
    Kumquat Marmalade
  • 芒沙拌麵 Mansa Banmian
    芒沙拌麵 Mansa Banmian
  • 芒沙鮭魚卷 Mangsa Guiyu-juan
    芒沙鮭魚卷 Mangsa Guiyu-juan
  • Healthy Instant Noodles
    Healthy Instant Noodles
  • Milky Rice Porridge
    Milky Rice Porridge
  • Chinese Omelette
    Chinese Omelette
Five Sacred Grains-Luxurious
  • Prep: 4hr
  • Cook: +-45min
  • Complexity: easy

Five Sacred Grains-Luxurious

Wugumi 五穀米
Five Sacred Grains comprises Short Grain Brown Rice, Black Rice, Red Rice, Whole Oat, Barley, Buckwheat and Mung Bean. It contains rich fiber, nature nutritions, and brings you a better digestive and health. Hope you will enjoy Five Sacred Grains, too.
Good Food Is Never Too Much, Eat with CatTuna! BonappTreat!
Braised Ginger Tofu
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 10 min
  • Complexity: easy

Braised Ginger Tofu

薑汁豆腐燒 Jianzhi Dofuxiao
One of my friend said, the key of Chinese food is good sauce!? Hmm I 50% agree, because good sauce is just one part of Chinese food! But I really need to say, Chinese food is really good at playing seasonings! This dish, not just tasty tofu, also brings an amazing sause! Braised Ginger Tofu with Five Sacred Grains=need to have the 2nd stomatch! BonappTreat!
Gluten Free Dimsum- Fried Turnip Cake
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 10 min
  • Complexity: easy

Gluten Free Dimsum- Fried Turnip Cake

煎蘿蔔糕 Jian Luobogao
Turnip cake is a savoury dish, normally we cook it by pan-fry, steam, soup and deep-fry. It taste especially tasty when it's crispy and brown. Highly recommend to eat with nice soysauce!! If you go to the Dimsum restautant, the "蘿蔔糕 turnip cake" dish is just like this. You can do it too. BonappTreat!
Gluten Free Taiwanese Turnip Cake
  • Prep: 10min
  • Cook: 40 min
  • Complexity: medium

Gluten Free Taiwanese Turnip Cake

烤蘿蔔糕 Kao Luobogao
This is a very traditional dish, we have it for every meal and New Year in Taiwan. For myself, my auntie makes the best radish cake, I always enjoy peeling the radishes, and excited for the delicious smell for the smoking bamboo steamers. If you are a Dimsum fan then you might know this dish "蘿蔔糕 Turnip cake".
Healthy Instant Noodles
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 15 min
  • Complexity: easy

Healthy Instant Noodles

泡麵 Piao Mian
This is for sometimes lazy cooking at home or ourdoor activites. In Taiwan, we had instant noodles when we are camping or on a road trip. I like my instant noodles with a lot of veggies (like onion, tomatoes, lettuce, mushroom..etc), egg, tofu, seaweed.. Makes it healthier and lookes bigger!....
Chinese Porridge wz Organic Veggies
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 20 min
  • Complexity: easy

Chinese Porridge wz Organic Veggies

鹹粥 Xian Zhou
What is the best food for this freezing winter? Yes, "Porridge!" Last time we did the milky porridge, today let's do Chinese flavor! It is also tasty and  definitely warm your heart up, too! BonappTreat.
Pan-Fried Rice Pizza
  • Prep: 20min
  • Cook: 1hr
  • Complexity: medium

Pan-Fried Rice Pizza

五穀比薩 Wugu Pizza
RICE PIZZA (五穀比薩 Wugu Pizza)!!! Have you ever had Rice Pizza yet? Use Five Sacred Grains-Luxirious to make your own pizza base. It's also wheat free, healthy and delicious 100%! Let's play with Fice Sacred Grains!!
Chinese Omelette
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 5 min
  • Complexity: medium

Chinese Omelette

蛋餅 Danbing
Traditional home breakfast!But I do some tricks here, using oat flour and buckwheat flour instead of cake flour. Why don't I just use cake flour? Because I want to make a wheat free one. It's so delicious so I really want Gluten Free people can enjoy this dish too.
Fried Gnocchi
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 10 min
  • Complexity: easy

Fried Gnocchi

炒麵疙瘩 Chao Miangeda
So I made gnocci the other night and the first we had it, it was more like Chinese flavor..I was thinking I'm failed again. But this time, the fried gnocci tasted like real gnocci...Who can tell me, what's wrong/right!!????
Fried Rice
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 10 min
  • Complexity: easy

Fried Rice

炒飯 Chao Fan
I really love cooking, cooking is just like playing with food. This Tuesday, let's play with Five Sacred Grains again. Fried Rice, hope you enjoy it too. BonappTreat.
Kumquat Marmalade
  • Prep: 20min
  • Cook: 1.5hr
  • Complexity: medium

Kumquat Marmalade

金桔醬 Jinji Jiang
Yay, I finally found kumquat in the organic market!
Kumquat has rich vitamin C and superoxide dismutase enzymes-referred to as SOD which is an anti aging enzyme. Kumquat tea helps for digestion, beauty care, promote blood circulation and etc.
Can't wait to marmalade and make some warm kumquat tea for this winter. Let's play with kumquat!
Taiwanese Suprises
  • Prep: 20
  • Cook: 15~20mins
  • Complexity: medium

Taiwanese Suprises

五穀地瓜球 Wugu Diguachio
It's not deep fried, it's just the bread crunchy made from organic loaf!! Interesting taste, sweet Taiwanese Suprises (五穀地瓜球 Wugu Diguachio). Let's play with Five Sacred Grains!!
Rice Smoothie
  • Prep: 5min
  • Cook: 5min
  • Complexity: easy

Rice Smoothie

五穀漿 Wugujiang
Let the Rice Smoothie power your day!
Ginger Rice Panna Cotta
  • Prep: 5min
  • Cook: 15min
  • Complexity: easy

Ginger Rice Panna Cotta

薑糖米奶酪 Jiangtiang Minailao
A little bit ginger, a little bit milky, a little bit rice chewy, smooth like moose, taste fantastic!
Milky Rice Porridge
  • Prep: 10 min
  • Cook: 15 min
  • Complexity: easy

Milky Rice Porridge

五穀燉奶 Wugu Dunnai
Single Brunch, easy, healthy and tasty. I really love this colourful dish. 7 star veggies and Five Sacred Grains stew with hot milky soup, warm the winter and warm your heart.
Mmm~ Quickly come to join us. BonappTreat!
Braised Aubergine
  • Prep: 10min
  • Cook: 15min
  • Complexity: medium

Braised Aubergine

燒茄子 Xiao Qiezi
Traditonal Taiwanese Aubergine / Eggplant dish, 燒茄子 Xiao Qiezi (Braised Eggplant) is ready to be eaten!! You probably need bowls of Five Sacred Grains to eat with!
餃芭特拿 Jiao Batena
  • Prep: 50 min
  • Cook: 10~15min
  • Complexity: medium

餃芭特拿 Jiao Batena

Chinese Dumpling in Butternut wrapper
This is second time I made dumpling wrappers. Suprise! It came out well and taste delicious. Back to 2010, I was making dumplings for celebrating Chinese new year, but unluckly the dough came out so poor, it was even still like liquid. Well I was too young I guess..
糖醋魚餃 Tanngcu Yujiao
  • Prep: 10min
  • Cook: 30min
  • Complexity: easy

糖醋魚餃 Tanngcu Yujiao

Sweet & Sour Salmon Ravioli
The sweet & sour sauce really balaced the salty smoke salmon, yay!
黑喵早午餐 Heimeow Zaowutsan
  • Prep: 15min
  • Cook: 20min
  • Complexity: easy

黑喵早午餐 Heimeow Zaowutsan

CatTuna Monday Brunch
Bye bye blue Monday. Hello bunch Moday!
On Tuesday, pancake brunch again, but this time no huge plate of brunch, we had lemon brown sugar on our pancakes' top. It's also delicious!

麻醬涼麵 Majiang Liang-mian
  • Prep: 10min
  • Cook: 20min
  • Complexity: easy

麻醬涼麵 Majiang Liang-mian

Cold noodles with sesame paste

Light and sunny, easy cooking meal " Liang Mian", is traditional Taiwanese food. You can not miss it during this sunny day!

Choose one of your favouite pasta or Asian noodles, here I would recommend to use flattened spaghetti such as tagliatelle, linguine and fettuccine.