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

Longaniza Rolls 18

Longaniza Rolls

A dish inspired from the popular sausage rolls adding a Filipino twist to the recipe. For those who do not know what a sausage roll is, it is a type of savoury pastry where...

Menudong Giniling 15

Menudong Giniling

Menudong giniling is a dish that was derived from the dish called Menudo, ingredients are nearly similar but the preparation is different, in the normal Menudo meat and other ingredients are cubed into 1cm...

Maja Mais 15

Maja Mais

Maja Blanca is one of the famous Philippine desserts, it is made out of coconut milk, corn and cornstarch not sure how this originated but basing on its name it is definitely of Spanish...

Spaghetti alle Vongole 8

Spaghetti alle Vongole

Spaghetti alle vongole or Spaghetti and clams in English is a traditional pasta dish that originated in the city of Naples, Italy, it is also very popular dish in the surrounding region as well...

Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels 23

Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels

Pretzel is a type of baked food which can be made soft or hard, sweet or savoury, large or small that is tied in a unique knot like shape which pretzel is known for....

Gerald's Stir Fried Noodles 0

Gerald’s Stir Fried Noodles

This recipe is inspired from a recipe of an ex-colleague in the Philippines and a good friend here in New Zealand, Gerald is his name hence the dish.  He introduced this dish to us...

Banana Flambe 0

Banana Flambe

Banana Flambé or Bananas Foster is a dessert made out of bananas and vanilla ice cream in a thick sauce made out of butter, sugar and rhum. The process of preparing this dessert is...

Beef and Ginger Stir Fry 13

Beef and Ginger Stir Fry

As I always said the secret to a very tender stir fried beef recipe is a really hot wok and baking soda, once you master that trick then you will be enjoying that super...

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...