Monthly Archive: September 2013

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Chicken Gumbo

Gumbo is a dish made out of meat or shellfish slowly stewed in a spice infused stock seasoned with vegetables and finished with a thickener which usually is okra. This thickener is the most important ingredient in this dish as it usually defines what category the gumbo fall in: Choctaw...

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Must Try Food in Munich, Germany

In our last post regarding must try food lists it was generalized specific to a country, today we will be posting something specific to a place in Germany as they have a quite diverse cuisine in each region. Today we will be focusing on Bavaria, more specifically Munich and what...

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Stir Fried Prawns and Sugar Snap Peas

Some people when they are travelling they usually rely on restaurants, take aways or even street food, it is very seldom that they will cook on their own. The problem is that when you’re out of your own kitchen it is very hard to adjust with the utensils available to...

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Zucchini Bread

Zucchini Bread is a type of a quick bread using zucchini or what we call courgettes in New Zealand as its main ingredient. It follows the same principle of how a banana bread or pumpkin breads are made so it’s really simple and a good recipe for beginners to start with....

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Lindt Factory Shop (Zurich Switzerland)

A visit in Zurich would not be complete without a visit the Lindt Factory Shop, I can still remember the day I opened that entrance door. It was a chocolate heaven, if you love chocolates then you should visit this no questions asked. So what do you expect when you...

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Grilled Squid and Rocket Salad

Its spring now here in New Zealand buy its still cold anyways there’s no stopping me from having a salad in a cold day if I am craving for it that is why today we will be making one, the Grilled Squid and Rocket Salad. I saw this on TV...

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Must Try Foods in Switzerland

I guess some of you already knew that I went on a holiday in Europe a couple of months ago, during those times I had posted some wonderful dishes and food items in Facebook as I try them. Now I had compiled a list of these food items in each...

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Inihaw na Panga

Inihaw na panga or Grilled jaws is a popular dish in the Philippines where soy sauce marinated fish jaws are grilled in charcoal commonly served as a beer match or what we call pulutan. Now you might be wondering why fish jaws? Well this part when coming from a large...

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Sotanghon Soup

Sotanghon also known as Cellophane noodles, Chinese vermicelli, Tang Hoon, Bean Threads, Bean Thread Noodles, Crystal Noodles, or Glass noodles is a type of transparent noodles which are made out of mung beans (green beans). This type of noodle is widely used in East and South East Asian Cuisine such...

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Tuna Mayonnaise

Tuna mayonnaise is one of the most popular spreads out there, it is so popular it would be impossible that no one knows this dish. Everyone I guess have their own recipe to share but I guess it all boils down to one common denominator which is flaked tuna and...