Monthly Archive: February 2013

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Comida Tsina

Comida Tsina is a type of Filipino clay pot dish which consists of steamed rice cooked in hot pot together with chicken, Chinese sausage and mushrooms. This dish did originate from the Chinese Claypot chicken rice which is a common traditional dinner dish found in China, Singapore and Malaysia. Clay...

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Calebrese Pasta

Several weeks ago we dined in an Italian restaurant in Ponsonby, Auckland. I had written a review of it yesterday as we loved what we ordered, specially their Calebrese pasta. It looks so simple as it only contains tomatoes, onions, capsicums and few slices of salami but it is full...

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La Porchetta (Auckland, New Zealand)

After that Toto’s Pizza review it looks like it would be hard to appreciate other pizza parlours, the sheer excellence of their pizza is not comparable to any pizza that I tried. But let’s remove that thought, move on and give chance to others hence we are reviewing this restaurant...

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Kaldereta

  Kaldereta or Caldereta is a Filipino dish that is made out of mutton, liver spread (similar to pate), cheese, capsicum, and chillies in a tomato based sauce. Though mutton is the primary choice of meat for this dish it is not restricted to it as beef and chicken can be used,...

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Pancit Luglug

Pancit Luglug the very saucy version of the Pancit Palabok and Pancit Malabon, similar to both this is also a noodle dish served with an array of seafood garnish, spring onions, hard boiled eggs in thick rice noodles. Usually served on deep bowls due to its saucy nature, I am not...

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Sapin Sapin

Sapin-sapin is a sticky rice cake from the Philippines, it originated in a northern province called Abra. The name came from the word sapin which means sheets or layer, it is also the main characteristic of this rice cake, its vibrant multi coloured layers. It is made out of steamed...

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Albany Chinese Restaurant (North Shore, New Zealand)

Now you might be wondering why reviews are starting to show up in this blog. Well here at Ang Sarap I want to share anything related to food to you guys regardless if it’s a recipe, product, fancy or not so fancy restaurant as long as I like it you...

Apricot Chicken 0

Apricot Chicken

This is one of those recipes you see in supermarkets, I always grab one of those on my way out as I am adventurous towards food and want to try something new always. It was so interesting so I gave it a shot with some revisions. In the supermarket flyer...

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Stir Fried Seafood and Vegetables

Usually when I make stir fried vegetables I do not include vegetables like bok choy or shanghai until recently when I saw it in a dish we ordered in a Chinese restaurant near our place. Before those green leafy vegetables for me is reserved for soups or consumed on its...

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Pistachio Ice Cream

In my observation, Pistachio Ice Cream is one of the most sought after ice cream flavours; its unique nutty flavour is what defines this ice cream. The invention of this flavour dates back to 1940 (yup, it was that long) and credited to a person named James Wood Parkinson, an American...