Recipes - Expat Living Hong Kong
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Homemade trick-or-treat snacks for Halloween
  • 18 October 2016

We show you the tricks to make your Halloween party treats

healthy recipes with berries for antioxidants
Summer recipes: Berry bliss summer oats and easy chocolate orange mousse
  • 30 May 2016

Get creative in the kitchen with these recipes from our EL readers

Healthy recipes: Three recipes for raw food, paleo and vegan diets
  • 5 October 2015

Looking to whip up your own healthy cuisine? Try these three simple recipes at home

Recipes: Breakfast lettuce tacos and aloo gobi
  • 15 July 2015

Put on your chef's hat and experiment with these fail-safe recipes from EL readers

Recipe: Charcoal grilled prawns with soused brioche apple and seaweed
  • 2 July 2015

Try this delish recipe for grilled prawns from Chef Pepe from BAM! Tapas-Sake Bar

Asian fusion recipe for Penang Nua
Recipe: Have a bit of Malaysia without using your passport with this fusion curry
  • 22 June 2015

Food author Brian Kennett shows us how to whip up this delicious Penang Nua recipe

Healthy recipes: Three recipes for raw food, paleo and vegan diet
  • 12 June 2015

Looking to whip up your own healthy cuisine? Try these three simple recipes at home

Breakfast recipe: Berry banana smoothie and passion fruit with banana pancakes
  • 25 February 2015

Want a healthy start to your day? This month, EL readers share their favourite breakfast recipes right out of the kitchen

Recipe swap: Sausage stew and South African bobotie
  • 3 February 2015

Need a spot of inspiration for your next meal? EL readers share their favourite fail-safe recipes right out of the kitchen

Get a kick from this healthy and delicious shrimp veracruz recipe
  • 2 December 2014

Hey, hot stuff! Try this spicy Mexican food dish from reader Rachel Neal

Food, Indian, cookery classes, gourmet, chef, Hong Kong cooking schools
Food: Learn to cook like a chef at a top Cantonese, Thai, dim sum and Indian cooking class kitchen in HK
  • 28 October 2014

Fancy Indian, Thai or Chinese food tonight? Give your DIY skills a go in the kitchen with our top 5 picks in Asian Hong Kong cooking schools

Hungover? Try these recipes for brain-power salmon and sweet leche flan
  • 9 September 2014

Budding chefs! Check out these classic mirin-glazed salmon and leche flan recipes from our international expat readers

Cake recipes: Hong Kong cupcakes and layered coffee cake
  • 3 September 2014

Try these Asian-inspired sweet treats when you’re craving coffee in another form

Recipe swap: Lamb macaroni bake and white chocolate cheesecake
  • 29 July 2014

Looking for something new to cook from around the world? We ask expats for their favourite recipes from home

Cancer prevention detox from air pollution health for Hong Kong with broccoli
Hong Kong air pollution, sorted! Eating broccoli is the answer to detox airborne pollutants
  • 17 July 2014

A recent study proves that eating broccoli can help the body eliminate pollutants in the body

Cancer prevention detox from air pollution health recipes for Hong Kong with broccoli
Recipes: 3 broccoli smoothies to help your body fight the effects of Hong Kong air pollution
  • 17 July 2014

Help your body help detox from airborne pollutants with these broccoli smoothie recipes

How to make super healthy (and quick!) snacks for under 200 calories
  • 15 July 2014

There is such a thing as a fast, easy snack that isn't bad for you (honest)

Recipe swap: Spicy Asian coleslaw and indulgent chocolate cake
  • 1 July 2014

Each month, we ask out international expat readers to share their favourite dishes

Expat recipe swap: Granola bars and scones
  • 26 February 2014

Want to have a crack at baking? Our international expat readers give up their favourite recipes

Japanese recipe: Miso glazed salmon
  • 27 January 2014

How to whip up this simple but effective salmon dish for four people

Recipe: Grilled mustard and herb salmon and easy chocolate mousse
  • 26 December 2013

Two EL readers share their fail-safe recipes from around the world

Our favourite cupcake recipe
  • 26 December 2013

Hosting afternoon tea? Try your hand at these gorgeous sweet treats

Cooking with sugarcane: How to use it in recipes at home
  • 11 November 2013

Beate Baldry forages for exciting Asian ingredients that are readily available in Hong Kong

Recipe: Vietnamese prawn sugarcane skewers
  • 5 November 2013

Beate Baldry shows us how to whip up this tasty little dish at home

Recipe: Pomegranate Kitchen's lamb and beef kofta meatballs
  • 29 October 2013

Founder Maria Bizri shares this fabulous Mediterranean dish with us 

Try this recipe at home: Grilled prawns in banana leaf with turmeric, lime and lemongrass marinade
  • 23 September 2013

Beate Baldry shares one of her favourite recipes

Cooking with lemongrass: How to use it in recipes at home
  • 6 September 2013

Find out more about the health benefits and uses of lemongrass, plus the best places to try it in Hong Kong

Cooking with chayote: How to use it in recipes at home
  • 19 August 2013

Find out more about the health benefits and uses of chayote, plus see a delicious recipe for sayote som tam salad

Recipe: Mini origami rolls with sesame lemon rice
  • 12 August 2013

A gluten-free recipe from Tracy Griffith’s new book Stealth Health, Lunches Kids Love

Lemongrass iced tea recipe: The perfect refreshment for a hot, lazy afternoon
  • 19 July 2013

Make a thirst-quenching pitcher of this Asian take on iced tea from Robert Danhi’s Easy Thai Cooking recipe book

Cooking with black rice: How to use it in recipes at home
  • 8 July 2013

Find out more about the health benefits and uses of black rice, plus see Chef Chris Salans' recipe for Black Rice Bread Rolls

Cooking with turmeric: How to use it in recipes at home
  • 2 May 2013

Find out more about the flavour and health benefits of turmeric, plus the best places to try turmeric dishes in Hong Kong

Cooking with mirin: How to use it in recipes at home
  • 31 March 2013

Find out more about the health benefits and uses of mirin, plus see Nigella Lawson's superb recipe for Mirin Glazed Salmon - yum!