Author: Candice Cheong

Candice Cheong heads Marketing at Spoonful. She stems from an Advertising and Marketing Communications background having graduated from the University of Canberra, Australia and has been working in the media industry for more than 15 years. Her passion for food led her to Spoonful and she’s inspired by teammates here, further fueling her hobby in baking. As a mom of two young kids, Candice works in the day and bakes at night, earning her the nickname The Midnight Baker. Besides baking, she has an innate passion for all things Japanese, travel, and a keen interest in photography. Follow Candice on Instagram @dice97

Lamb Kebab Koobideh

by Chef Javad   Ingredients: Lamb meat (Ideal: Shoulder meat -70%, leg meat-30%) 1.6kg Onion (peeled) 260g Salt 20g Cumin Powder 2.4g Black Pepper Powder 4.8g White pepper powder 11g Saffron Water* 40ml *Iranian saffron is of good quality, so a small amount (2 to 3 teaspoons for 40 ml of water is a good…

Lari Chicken Kebab

by Chef Javad   Ingredients: Chicken Thigh (Boneless & skinless) 1.2kg Onion (peeled) 120g Salt 12g Natural Greek Yogurt 120g Black Pepper (crushed) 5g White pepper powder 11g Pomace Olive Oil 100ml   Method: 1. Cut onion into wedges. 2. Cut chicken into chunks. 3. In a large bowl, put all ingredients together and mix…

Salad Shirazi

Enjoy this refreshing traditional Iranian salad that originated from Shiraz in South Iran. The Shirazi Salad is also commonly known as  Persian Cucumber and Tomato Salad. Whichever name it takes, it is crunchy, refreshing and a joy to savour. By Chef Javad Serves 1   Ingredients: Japanese cucumber          20g Tomato (large)           …

Hummus

by Chef Javad   Ingredients: Boiled chickpeas           450g Tahini                             60g (Pomance) olive oil        40ml Lime/ Lemon juice          30ml Cut Lemon                     1 slice…

Tofu in Herbal Oil

Tofu in Herbal Oil by Ms Mizue Tanaka    Ingredients: Tofu                                  1 block (drain the water before use) Avocado Oil                      100ml Salty rice malt                   1~2 Teaspoon Minced garlic                    1/2 or…

Japanese Confectionery – Yatsuhashi

YATSUHASHI by Mako   Yatsuhashi is a traditional Japanese confectionery made of Japanese glutinous rice flour, sugar, and cinnamon and folded into a triangle shape with sweet fillings. It is an extremely popular souvenir among tourists and local Japanese and is famous for being a regional product of Kyoto.   Ingredients: Group A Shiratamako (Japanese…

Margherita Pizza

By Massimo Aquaro   Ingredients: ~Pizza Dough~ For about 4 pieces. Tray size: 28cm x 20cm   Flour                  500g Water                 1/4litre(250ml) Dry Yeast           1/2 teaspoon Salt                    1.5 teaspoon (4.5g) Extra virgin olive oil    1 or 1.5 tablespoon   ~Sauce~ Tomato Puree        250g…

Japanese Restaurant Take Away & Food Delivery Facebook Group

Hey Spoonfuls and Japanese Food Lovers! No need to scramble and search everywhere for information about your favourite Japanese Food outlet or restaurant as we ride out this Circuit Breaker Measure in Singapore. Check out Japanese Restaurant Take Away and Food Delivery for all the delivery & take away information from Japanese Food outlets! This…

A Message to our Members

Dear Spoonful Members, Due to the COVID-19 situation in Singapore, please be informed that all Spoonful Events, Classes, and Workshops will be suspended until further notice. For those who have already signed up for our classes in March and April, we sincerely apologise for the cancellation. Our team will be contacting participants individually. When the…