Monthly Archive: June 2011

Asian Style Stir Fried Clams 12

Asian Style Stir Fried Clams

I love using clams, though the meat in each shell may be so small they do give a lot of flavours to every dish that it is a part of, flavours you cannot get...

Margherita Pizza 24

Margherita Pizza

Margherita Pizza is a pizza made for a Queen (literally); it was created by Don Raffaele Esposito, tthe owner of Pietro Il Pizzaiolo a famous pizzeria during thatt time.  He was tasked to prepare...

Crab and Corn Chowder 11

Crab and Corn Chowder

Chowder is a term given to a variety of seafood and vegetable based thickened soup dishes. These dishes are often milk or cream based, but there are some tomato based ones like the Manhattan...

Cassoulet 0

Cassoulet

Cassoulet is a slowly cooked French stew that is made out of duck legs, Toulouse sausages and haricot beans then topped with fried bread crumbs and cracklings. The name was derived from the traditional...

Kapiti Kahurangi Creamy Blue 8

Kapiti Kahurangi Creamy Blue

Blue cheese or bleu cheese is a type of cheese that have cultures of the mold Penicillium, where cheese is aged and the final product is spotted or veined with a distinctly blue, blue-grey...

Bagnet 3 27

Bagnet

Filipinos love deep fried crispy pork with its skin on like crispy pata, lechon kawali and chicharon, this dish is no different as it uses the same concept of deep frying.  These dishes might...

Beef Sopas 13

Beef Sopas

Sopas is a Tagalog word for soup and usually it is made out of macaroni or shell pasta with bits of chicken, chicken liver or beef in a milk based broth. This soup is...

Spring Onion Stuffed Squid 32

Spring Onion Stuffed Squid

When I was in the Philippines me and my colleagues loved to eat in this Chinese restaurant called “Wok inn” in Malate, Manila and we always order this stuffed squid dish which is really...

Meringue Cookies 19

Meringue Cookies

Yesterday I had posted some Leche Flan and that uses a lot of egg yolks and as a result I was left with this egg whites which definitely can be used for something else,...