April 2016

Chiang Mai Curry Noodles 1

Chiang Mai Curry Noodles

Chiang Mai Curry Noodles is a mild curry noodle soup with very tender beef brisket, yellow noodle, shallots, coriander, chilli oil, pickled mustard greens topped with crispy fried noodles. I wanted to make this for quite some time but busy schedule always gets on its way until now. A while...

White Bean Soup with Meatballs and Bok Choy 1

White Bean Soup with Meatballs and Bok Choy

Soup, vegetables, protein and carbs what more can you ask for, everything is in this one bowl of nutritious goodness. This soup of White Bean Soup with Meatballs and Bok Choy is the perfect one bowl dish you can serve specially during the cold nights, it has all the nutrition...

Linat-an 1

Linat-an

Linat-an like the sinigang and nilaga there are a lot of ways in cooking this but the key ingredients stay. For vegetables you can literally use any tropical vegetables like kang kong string beans spring onions, and okra to name some. In Luzon especially in Manila nilaga and sinigang is...

Popcorn Shrimp 1

Popcorn Shrimp

Popcorn Shrimp is a type of deep fried breaded and/or battered shrimp seasoned with spices and served with different dipping sauces. Popcorn Shrimp is a type of deep fried breaded and/or battered shrimp seasoned with spices and served with different dipping sauces. Though the origins of this dish is not...

Alfredo's Italian Pizzeria (North Shore City, New Zealand) 8

Alfredo’s Italian Pizzeria (North Shore City, New Zealand)

Tucked in a quiet corner in Beach Road on the North Shore is this Italian Pizzeria & Restaurant called Alfredo’s. It is a small place which if I can remember sits roughly 20 to 25 people. Nevertheless, they offer a wide variety of pizza and pasta that you usually find...

Cardillong Isda 1

Cardillong Isda

Cardillong Isda and Fish Sarciado what’s the difference? they do look the same. Cardillo and Sarciado basically are both fried fish served with sauce made out of sautéed onions and tomatoes one big difference though is that Cardillo uses eggs while the other does not. Cardillong Isda and Fish Sarciado...

Hoisin Chicken Stir Fry 2

Hoisin Chicken Stir Fry

When it comes to stir-fries, undoubtedly the Chinese has the best dishes to offer from different vegetables and meats seasoned with either Oyster Sauce, XO Sauce, soy sauce, fish sauce, black bean sauce and Hoisin sauce you name it they have it. It’s like an art merged with Chemistry where...

Beef Alambre 1

Beef Alambre

Alambre is a Mexican dish made out of chopped grilled beef topped with bacon, roasted peppers, roasted onions, cheese, salsa and jalapenos served with corn or flour tortillas. Alambre is a Mexican dish made out of chopped grilled beef topped with bacon, roasted peppers, roasted onions, cheese, salsa and jalapenos...

Adobo Sauce Glazed Chicken Wings 1

Adobo Sauce Glazed Chicken Wings

There are lots of chicken wings recipe out there and the most popular ones are these buffalo wings, honey soy chicken wings and barbecue chicken wings but is there any wings that can be associated with the Filipino cuisine? Well there is none but we can create one. There are...

Farina (Auckland, New Zealand) 1

Farina (Auckland, New Zealand)

Not every day you can have a taste of what’s included in the top 20 Pizza in the world as definitely most of them will be in Italy but we have one in here right before our very doorstep in Auckland. I have been wanting to dine in here for...