Monthly Archive: March 2015

Spaghetti Aglio Olio e Funghi 1 3

Spaghetti Aglio Olio e Funghi

Pasta in Italy is like rice in Asia this means that anything Asians can do with their rice the Italians can with their pasta, even more. As a child I always thought that the only pasta dishes that ever existed were spaghetti, carbonara and lasagna but as I grew older...

Sweet and Sour Fish 1 5

Sweet and Sour Fish

Sweet and Sour Fish is a classic Chinese dish made out of crispy deep fried battered fish served in a sweet and sour sauce made out of tomatoes, pineapple juice and/or vinegar. There are other varieties of sweet and sour and the most popular one is the pork version. Chicken,...

Beef Pochero 1 6

Beef Pochero

Like different Filipino dishes there are many ways to cook this Pochero, some use baked beans instead of chickpeas, others use potatoes instead of sweet potatoes and other opt for cabbage instead of bok choy but one thing remains it’s basically a tomato based stew of beef or chicken meat...

Cheesecake Factory (Honolulu, Hawaii) 1 1

Cheesecake Factory (Honolulu, Hawaii)

We all know Cheesecake Factory is popular for their cheesecakes but does their savoury mains up to speed with what they are popular for? We will find out as we dined in at their Honolulu branch when we had our holiday there several months ago. Cheesecake Factory in Honolulu like...

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Ube Pancake with Macapuno

Ube is a type of root crop specifically a yam that has a distinct purple colour, similar to taro and sweet potato in texture this root crop is widely used in the Philippine cuisine as a dessert ingredient. Popular recipes that uses this include ube cake, ube ice cream, ube...

Fish Fingers 1 7

Fish Fingers

Fish fingers or fish sticks are long thin pieces of fresh or processed fish that has been breaded or battered. Fishes commonly used are cod, haddock, Pollock or any white flesh fish. Preparing this can be either though baking, grilling, or frying. Creation of this dish was not documented but it...

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The making of the Ultimate Pinoy Burger

Yesterday was the 5th year anniversary of Ang Sarap and we made something really special and it was not a cake like we had for the past years, what we made was this unique burger, a burger designed and created by yours truly, a burger created with lots of Filipino elements...

Hot and Spicy Breakfast Ramen 1 8

Hot and Spicy Breakfast Ramen

Breakfast they say is the most important meal of the day, it is the meal that will start your day and the meal that will give you energy to last at least half your our day (if you eat lunch) that is why a lot of us is in constant...

Hula Dog (Honolulu, Hawaii) 1 0

Hula Dog (Honolulu, Hawaii)

Hotdogs is a popular part of the American street food scene and it differs from one state to another depending on the popular produce on a certain location. In mainland America the differences might be subtle but in Hawaii their hotdogs are quite unique. I am not sure if there...

Loco Moco 1 7

Loco Moco

Loco moco is a popular dish in Hawaii, a simple dish made out of hamburger patty, fried eggs and a rich brown gravy topped in a bowl of freshly cooked white rice. There are different variations of this dish where chili, bacon, spam, kalua pork, teriyaki beef and different seafood...