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

Okra with Garlic and Green Onion

This dish is quite new to me, I first tried this dish less than a year ago when we dined in at Wong’s Kitchen in Albany, it was one of their board specials and we gave it a shot, since then it became a favourite since its simple, healthy and...

Squirrel Fish

Most probably you would not have heard about Huaiyang Cuisine but you might have already seen this Squirrel Fish dish, if yes then that is Huaiyang Cuisine’s most famous dish, a deep fried fish dish usually prepared with either yellow croaker, carp or any other fleshy fish that has a...

Food Truck Garage (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

At least four times a week I pass by this place as we walk or sometimes jog from Office to Victoria Park to play touch rugby twice a week, one for a social game and another one for the league game and either way it is tormenting because our games...

Asparagus, Prawn and Mushroom Stir Fry

I love the textures and flavour of this dish, sweet asparagus, earthy mushrooms and savoury prawns is a combo like no other. Texture on the other hand is also amazing, meaty, crispy, soft, slimy is what you get in one bite. What’s good with this is this complex combination is...

The Postmans Leg (North Shore City, New Zealand)

We have been here before but never had reviewed it since the photos I got was so blurry, it was those times when phone cameras are not yet as developed as today. Now with most of my reviews I only use my phone as my DSLR is quite bulky and...

Sesame Broccoli

As a child I hated broccoli, I guess everyone does when they are young, these green tree like vegetable is bitter to the undeveloped taste buds of the young ones but as you grow older you try to appreciate it and some start loving it like me. Honestly this is...

Crispy Tofu and Choy Sum

What a simple yet delicious dish this is, not just that the texture of this dish is so playful, with the super crispy deep-fried tofu soaking all that savoury sweet goodness of the sauce then the soft slimy yet crunchy choy sum is a pleasure to your palate. With just...

The Bombay Cricketers Club (Kingscliff, NSW, Australia)

Salt Beach, when I first visited this place, I never thought I will be back again, I was wrong, I came back. Not that there is nothing wrong with this place, it’s totally fine, in fact it is a nice place but it was too far from Gold Coast I...

Top 67 Filipino Lent Recipes

I know some of you are looking for recipes on what to serve during the Lenten period, I had that issue during the days I was not blogging yet. I know it’s quite hard to think of these when you are so used to preparing your usual Adobo, Sinigang, Nilaga,...

The Deck (Sydney, Australia)

Luna Park is so nostalgic, it reminds me of the old theme parks where rides you see are mostly old school, unlike the latest theme parks today where is dominated by crazy roller coasters and rides, here you see those rustic looking rides that just delivers simple joy to patrons....