Monthly Archive: January 2016

Spicy Salmon Belly and Kangkong Soup 1 2

Spicy Salmon Belly and Kangkong Soup

In the Philippines fish bellies are the most sought after part in a fish. When a whole fish is served this is the first part that will definitely be devoured, before the head and the body. Hence a lot of dishes there nowadays uses only this part, bangus belly sisig, bangus...

Thai Shrimp Stir-fry with Tomatoes and Basil 1 5

Thai Shrimp Stir-fry with Tomatoes and Basil

When we buy basil for a dish we usually get the ones in the pot but sometimes those ones is quite too much for cooking just one dish hence we always have leftovers and what’s worse they just wilt and die. There are many tips how to store these herbs...

Krisa Coffee Shop (Bangkok, Thailand) 6 6

Krisa Coffee Shop (Bangkok, Thailand)

During our last travel to Bangkok on our itinerary, the first place we visited were the places we missed during our first time in Thailand many years ago. Though we stayed half of the time in Bangkok we missed visiting the Wat Po and the Grand Palace, I know these are...

Yukgaejang 1 1

Yukgaejang

Yukgaejang is a spicy soup dish made from shredded beef with scallions and other vegetables like fernbrakes, bean sprouts, radish and shiitake. This dish is considered to be a type of thick soup (gomguk). Typically it can be enjoyed on its own or with a bowl of rice and kimchi....

Red Bean Flower Bun 1 6

Red Bean Flower Bun

Red Bean Flower Bun or Red Bean Flower Bread is a Chinese baked bread where milky soft bun is filled with sweet red bean paste. It is one of the popular breads sold in bakeries in Malaysia and Singapore and have seen this a lot when I used to live...

Chicken Noodle Soup 1 4

Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken noodle soup a classic dish that everyone enjoys especially when it’s cold or you feel unwell, traditionally this dish is a clear broth often served with chunks of chicken, vegetables and noodles. Usually the chicken used for this soup were the old hens or free-range as their meat is...

Malaysian Barbecue Chicken Wings 1 2

Malaysian Barbecue Chicken Wings

When I live in Malaysia many years ago most of my dinners are enjoyed on their open air food courts like Ming Tien in Petaling Jaya and Asia Cafe in Subang Jaya, first because they are both near where I live, they are affordable and the food here are always...

Yooji's (Zurich, Switzerland) 4 3

Yooji’s (Zurich, Switzerland)

I love sushi but I was never a fan of sushi trains simply because I know this tasty treats is just a grab away in front of you and I will over order for sure. This is what happened when we craved for some sushi when we were in Zurich....

Pajeon 1 11

Pajeon

This is not your typical sweet pancakes but this #Korean savoury pancakes is filled with vegetables and you will easily like it. Pajeon is a savoury pancake filled with variety of meat and vegetables having spring onions as the prominent one. Batter is commonly made out of a mixture of...

Tomato Sauce Spaghetti 1 5

Tomato Sauce Spaghetti

Pasta for me ever since are combinations of noodles, tomato sauce and minced meat. As I grew up I was able to try different pasta from different Italian restaurants and they tasted better than the ones made at home. Until came the day when I get to see Italy and tried some of their authentic...