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

What College Has The Best Food in Canada

Nutrition plays an important role in student development and mental well-being. A healthy diet improves brain function, which boosts academic performance. If a student plays an athletic sport, a healthy diet is even more important for physical strength. Some universities in Canada take nutrition to the next level and provide...

Pan Seared Fish with White Bean Mash

Here’s something quick and easy for your dinner tonight! Pan Seared Fish with White Bean Mash is a simple Pan Seared Fish dish cooked in bacon oil then served in a white bean mash infused with garlic. It’s one of the easiest dishes you can ever make, with fish that...

Mushroom and Truffle Omelette

Making my breakfast a little bit posh! Mushroom and Truffle Omelette is a type of a creamy earthy breakfast omelette filled with mixed mushrooms and finely chopped summer truffles If you are a truffle lover then this will be the best breakfast for you, it’s just speaks truffles everywhere, truffle...

The GYOZA BAR (Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand)

If you are looking for a Japanese bar with an Izakaya feel then look no further and head over to the Gyoza Bar at Ponsonby. I had visited several Izakaya’s before and most of them happened during our family trip in Japan. Since then, I was trying to find something...

Nilauja

It’s like adobo but it’s not, with black beans and annatto oil, it adds another layer of flavour to this interesting dish. Nilauja is a dish from Bohol Philippines made with pork bones sauteed with garlic, ginger and onions then simmered in soy sauce and vinegar with black beans. One...

Binondo Style Tahu Goreng

That perfect crispy fried tofu absorbs all that spicy savoury sauce goodness! Binondo Style Tahu Goreng is the Filipino Chinese style version of the famous Indonesian Fried Tofu, served in a spicy sweet savoury sauce with sliced cucumbers, peanuts and sesame seeds. If you had noticed a lot of my...

Puhoi Valley Cafe & Cheese Store (Puhoi, Auckland, New Zealand)

We have been here numerous times but I had reviewed it only once 6 years ago, in between that period and today we visit this place once in a while specially when we head over to Matakana market, since then they have been delivering consistent quality. Menu had changed a...

Copycat Wok Inn Squid

If you are looking for the best squid recipe then this will be it! Wok Inn Squid is a famous dish from the famous restaurant in Malate called Wok Inn, a simple deep fried lightly coated squid stuffed with chives then served on a savoury sweet sauce. Many years ago,...

Ube Tikoy

Adding everyone’s favourite purple ingredient to this Chinese rice cake. Ube Tikoy is a type of Filipino-Chinese rice steamed rice cake called Tikoy prepared with ube flavour and macapuno strips. Tikoy was a staple for us growing up, during Chinese New Year back in the Philippines it was a custom...

Tips On How To Choose Where To Eat While Traveling

When you’re traveling, one of the most important decisions you’ll have to make is where to eat. You can’t just go to the first restaurant that looks good – you need to do your research! In this blog post, we’ll give you some tips on how to choose the best...