Monthly Archive: November 2013

Pizzeria Santa Lucia (Zurich, Switzerland) 6 0

Pizzeria Santa Lucia (Zurich, Switzerland)

I guess right now if you follow this blog on a regular basis and haven’t been to Europe you will have the impression that pizza and pasta is everywhere in there, well that is...

Brochette de Poulet 2 0

Brochette de Poulet

Two more days then its officially summer here in New Zealand! Summer here means a lot of barbecues and outdoor grilling, and what’s the best way to start it is with simple grilled dish...

Strudel Cafe Kroll (Innsbruck, Austria) 2

Strudel Cafe Kroll (Innsbruck, Austria)

When we were on the way to Munich from Zurich we passed by Innsbruck and had a day trip there, a day is enough to enjoy the highlights of Innsbruck as it is not...

Puchero 1 0

Puchero

Puchero is a type of stew that is common to Spanish influenced countries such as the South America and the Philippines, The word “puchero” itself is a Spanish term that means “stew pot.” The...

Hoisin Pork Ribs 2 30

Hoisin Pork Ribs

Hoisin or Haixian sauce is a Chinese sauce that is made out of sweet potato, soybeans and peppers red chili peppers, a very popular flavouring in a lot of Chinese dishes such as spring...

10 Dieci (Rapperswil, Switzerland) 3 0

10 Dieci (Rapperswil, Switzerland)

A visit in Zurich would not be complete without a Zurich Lake ferry ride. Some just make it by hopping in to several stations but to make the most of it you have to...

Java Rice 3 19

Java Rice

I never had seen rice prepared in a similar way with other cuisines so where did this dis originated? Is it Spanish in origin or Indonesian as the name hints, well I am not...

IKEA Meatballs 2 16

IKEA Meatballs

New Zealand and Philippines does not have an Ikea store so I don’t get to try their famous meatballs which is apparently loved by most of the people I know who had tried it....

Custard Cinnamon Rolls 1 0

Custard Cinnamon Rolls

Several weeks ago my daughter was sick and asked me to make one of her favourite bread which we buy at the supermarket, it’s called a custard bread. I don’t know the supermarkets recipe...

Chinese Five Spice Chicken Wings 1 18

Chinese Five Spice Chicken Wings

Chicken wings is such a versatile ingredient, you can throw in all sorts of flavour to it then you can either pan fry, bake or grill and it will come out as a really...