May 2014

Sweet Chilli and Lemon Fish Parcels 1

Sweet Chilli and Lemon Fish Parcels

This Sweet Chilli & Lemon Fish Parcels is a fusion between French cooking technique called “En papillote” & Asian flavours of lime, coriander & sweet chilli The dish for today is a fusion between the French cooking technique called “En papillote” and Asian flavours like lime, coriander and sweet chilli...

T2 Tea (Auckland CBD, New Zealand) 2

T2 Tea (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

If you are looking for Tea leaves or any Teaware in New Zealand I guess no one gets even close to the extensive selection T2 Tea offers. From Tea Pots, Tea Cups and Loose Tea leaves they have almost everything a tea lover would look for. I love the shop...

Sauté of Calamari, Chorizo and Butterbeans 1

Sauté of Calamari, Chorizo and Butterbeans

Sauté of Calamari, Chorizo and Butterbeans is a perfect harmony between creamy butter beans, spicy chorizo and mild squid, with only tree main ingredients this is great Of all the free style cooking I made I guess this would easily go to the top of my favourite list. I never...

Kilawing Puso ng Saging 2

Kilawing Puso ng Saging

Kilawing Puso ng Saging, Filipino recipe of banana heart cooked in vinegar with chillies and pork One of our church friends had a garage sale and as I scour the place of anything I can find useful I saw this banana tree outside their garage with one hanging banana heart on...

Champorado 2

Champorado

Champorado is a sweet and creamy chocolate rice pudding in Philippines, a very popular breakfast item which originated from Mexico. Champorado is a sweet and creamy chocolate rice pudding in Philippines, a very popular breakfast item which originated from Mexico. The champorado was derived from the Mexican drink called Champurrado,...

Callos 1

Callos

Callos, a Filipino Recipe of slow cooked stew that is made out of beef tripe cooked with pork leg, chick peas, tomatoes, paprika and Chorizo Tripe came from the Italian word “trippa” which is a type of offal from the stomachs of various animals such as the cows and pigs....

Breakfast Buffet at Eight Langham (Auckland CBD, New Zealand) 1

Breakfast Buffet at Eight Langham (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

A while back I had posted about Eight restaurant but that article was for their dinner buffet, we had dined in a couple of times already after that and for today I will be writing about our breakfast experience. This breakfast experience was a part of a whole package called Five-Star...

Choysum in Shrimp and Mushroom Sauce 2

Choysum in Shrimp and Mushroom Sauce

Choysum in Shrimp and Mushroom Sauce is a simple vegetable dish of Choysum served in white sauce with shrimps and mushrooms You may had seen a lot of meat dishes in this blog (a lot of you have noticed it) but few vegetables that is because I only know few recipes...

Spaghetti Meatballs 1

Spaghetti Meatballs

Spaghetti Meatballs, a classic Italian-American pasta dish served with meatballs in tomato sauce As the name suggest this recipe is made up of spaghetti, tomato sauce and meatballs, considered as an Italian-American dish but its origins is still unclear. Some said that this is a dish introduced and created by...