Monthly Archive: December 2015

Chalet Suisse (Mendrisio, Switzerland) 6 0

Chalet Suisse (Mendrisio, Switzerland)

This is our second time in this place at the same branch, located just near the border of Italy and Switzerland it’s a very convenient spot when you’re travelling between two countries as you can have a stop over here, eat then do some high end brand outlet shopping afterwards....

Top 42 Pulutan Favourites 2 3

Top 42 Pulutan Favourites

Pulutan is the Filipino equivalent to the Spanish tapas, they are dishes typically served in small amounts usually enjoyed with beer or any alcoholic beverage. Pulutan can vary from something as fancy as garlic prawns down to saltine crackers mixed with canned tuna in oil. It is a must in...

Top 8 Foods That Will Bring You Good Luck in the New Year 2 7

Top 8 Foods That Will Bring You Good Luck in the New Year

In some countries there are a lot traditions and beliefs when it comes to what to serve during New Year’s Eve and yesterday we concentrated only on noodle soup dishes, today we will be exploring more than that, in fact we will be looking at different lucky dishes or food...

41 Delicious New Year Noodle Soup Recipes 2

41 Delicious New Year Noodle Soup Recipes

In the Philippines we have a tradition every New Year’s Eve that rooted out from superstitions as well as inherited from other countries like China and Spain. Part belief, part tradition we usually follow rules on what and what not to do during this one day of the year from...

Inutak 3 6

Inutak

I made this a couple of times before but I failed in taking a good photo of it hence I haven’t posted them before until now. It’s quite a challenge to make this pretty in photos due to its semi runny texture. From the time you plate it to the...

Ristorante Hotel Al Soffiador (Murano, Italy) 23 0

Old Wild West (Venice, Italy)

You had read before about my unorthodox dining experiences like that Japanese food in Poland, Chinese in Czech Republic, Greek in Austria and now I am having an American West in Italy. I was my birthday and I got to choose freely on my own what to eat, and like...

9 Last Minute Budget Friendly Alternatives to Popular Noche Buena Recipes 2

9 Last Minute Budget Friendly Alternatives to Popular Noche Buena Recipes

Celebrating Noche Buena in the Philippines is quite important that is why even the less affluent members of the society still give effort and spend some money to observe this tradition. If you are quite tight on budget this year and have a hard time planning what to serve tonight...

10 Delicious Alternative Noche Buena Recipes 2 5

10 Delicious Alternative Noche Buena Recipes

Noche Buena while that might happen only once a year sometimes might be repetitive, the dishes served are almost the same year after year. If you want something fresh and new try some of our recipe ideas that can replace the usual fare you serve on the dining table on that...

Top 10 All Time Filipino Favourite Noche Buena Recipes 4 6

Top 10 All Time Filipino Favourite Noche Buena Recipes

  I guess there’s no Christmas in other countries that can surpass the celebrations we have in the Philippines, for a start Christmas season back home starts from the “ber” months, meaning anything this “ber” suffix on the month name i.e. September, October even Januaryber is considered Holiday season. During...

Espresso Pumpkin Pie 3

Espresso Pumpkin Pie

A match made in heaven. On one side the queen of pies, and on the other – aromatic premium espresso. The rich bitter flavors of the coffee work wonders when coupled with the sweetness of the pumpkin pie, together they create a comforting, easy and simply magical pie. Espresso Pumpkin...