May 2014

Bacon Mushroom Mozzarella Melt Panini 1

Bacon Mushroom Mozzarella Melt Panini

Bacon Mushroom Mozzarella Melt Panini, crispy bacon, melting mozzarella and and earthy mushroom sandwiched in a grilled Italian flat bread We should all call it panino not panini but why? Panino is basically the singular form of panini, so you cannot call a single “panini” a panini or even call...

Stir Fried Hairy Gourd, Mungbean Vermicelli and Shrimps 1

Stir Fried Hairy Gourd, Mungbean Vermicelli and Shrimps

I never intended to cook this vegetable but when we went to the Asian shop looking for bottle gourd we found this hairy gourd instead. Both vegetable nearly look alike from the inside but outside one is hairy and darker in colour, taste is nearly the same and I guess...

Dinoydoy 1

Dinoydoy

Dinoydoy a regional dish in the Philippines popular in the region of Ilocos made out of sautéed bitter melon and nearly pureed squash flavoured with bagoong and pork Today we will be posting a regional dish in the Philippines called Dinoydoy. Dinoydoy is popular in the region of Ilocos in...

Pigar Pigar 1

Pigar Pigar

Pigar pigar, is a very popular street food in Dagupan, Philippines made out really thin slices of beef and liver quickly deep-fried and served with fresh slices of onions. Pigar pigar, is a very popular street food in Dagupan, Philippines  it’s so popular it has its own festival. This dish...

Wat Tan Hor Fun 2

Wat Tan Hor Fun

Wat Tan Hor Fun is a Malaysian noodle dish made out of rice noodles, choysum and mixed seafood served in a starchy sauce Wat Tan Hor Fun is a noodle dish made out of rice noodles, choysum and mixed seafood served in a starchy sauce, though this dish is not commonly...

Be For Time BBQ Buffet (Auckland, New Zealand) 9

Be For Time BBQ Buffet (Auckland, New Zealand)

We discovered this restaurant a couple of weeks ago when we bought some vouchers from Groupy, I usually don’t trust restaurants and services from deals like this after some bad experiences from the past but this one was quite different and it all surprised us. I had some regrettable purchases...

Inihaw na Rellenong Pusit (Grilled Stuffed Squid) 1

Inihaw na Rellenong Pusit (Grilled Stuffed Squid)

Inihaw na Rellenong Pusit (Grilled Stuffed Squid), one of the most popular summer dishes in the Philippines, it is made out of squid stuffed with onions and tomatoes grilled in charchoal One thing I missed about Philippines are the grilled dishes where it is enjoyed almost the whole year round....

Liver Steak 1

Liver Steak

Liver Steak is a Filipino dish which consists of pan fried liver served in a soy sauce and lemon gravy a very close cousin to a dish called Bistek Tagalog Liver Steak is a Filipino dish which consists of pan fried liver served in a soy sauce and lemon gravy...

Pares 3

Pares

Pares is a Filipino street food viand composed of beef cooked in sweet soy sauce served with garlic fried rice and beef soup. Before, I actually don’t know why they call this dish pares because pares in Tagalog means “Pairs”, and if you look at this dish there are no...