Ang Sarap (A Tagalog word for "It's Delicious") Blog

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Persimmon Loaf Cake

Several weeks ago a friend of mine gave me a big bag of persimmon, not really a fan of this fruit but in order for it not to go to waste I had used...

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Kaeng Hung Leh

Kaeng Hung Leh, Hang Lay Curry or Burmese curry is a rich curry made with pork belly and spices and flavours like chillies, salt, shallots, shrimp, garlic, sweet soy sauce, turmeric powder and marsala...

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Fried Okra

Fried Okra is a dish popular in the American South made with okra dipped in buttermilk, coated with corn meal and or flour then deep fried then served with different sauces like ranch. It...

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Caldo de Res

Caldo de Res is a type of beef soup prepared with beef shanks and vegetables in a light tomato based soup, found in the cuisines of Spain and Mexico. I first encountered this on...

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Kinamatisang Salmon

Sometimes you find the best recipes not online but from friends and family, this one is a great example of it when one of our close friends prepared one for dinner. He calls it...

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Is tap water bad for me & my family?

We all know by now that drinking water is essential for our health and well being. It’s been recommended by health professionals that we aim for 8 glasses a day, just to keep ourselves...

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Nanam Eatery (Auckland, New Zealand)

It’s exciting when you see Filipino restaurants opening in a country apart from the Philippines because our cuisine is not that popular compared to our South East Asian neighbours. So far in there are...