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Handling calamari

December 2019

Calamari and Christmas – Rudee Lim, Jun Park and Ben Tupaea’s two favourite words starting with the letter C!

Crumbed lemon pepper squid rings

December 2019
This is hands down one of our favourite ways to eat squid. Quick and simple to make, and best of all, it tastes fantastic (even for picky eaters). Ingredients: Flour Eggs Breadcrumbs Cl...

Crunchy squid hand rolls

December 2019
A quick and healthy snack, perfect for outdoor settings around a barbecue. Ingredients:  Sushi rice (cooked and chilled) 1 cucumber  1 carrots 1 Fresh squid (cleaned and cut i...

Air-dried seared squid on rice with caper mayo

December 2019
We love having this when we’re just kicking back and enjoying a chilled evening. The taste of this meal in a bowl will just leave you salivating. The mixture of mustard and wasabi gives a bit of...

Squid sashimi appetiser

December 2019
This is an authentic Asian dish and the best way to have calamari in its purest form. The kabayaki finish seems to seal the deal on the sashimi side of things. Ingredients: 1 fresh squid (cle...

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