Monthly Archive: August 2016

Tortilla Crisp 1 1

Tortilla Crisp

When we buy tortillas in a pack we have a choice of six pieces or ten pieces and I hope there is an option for eight as six is not enough for us and ten is too much so we end up buying the ten but end up with extra...

Our Company's National Ball 2016 10 4

Our Company’s National Ball 2016

I am employed with the best large scale employer of New Zealand for 8 years and this company is also in the 5 and 10 Year League Awards that is why every year when we party it is party hard all night, awarding the best employees nationwide. Loaded with unlimited...

Jelly Slice 1 4

Jelly Slice

Jelly slice is a type of dessert commonly found in New Zealand and Australia where it is prepared with three layers consisting of a base of biscuits, a filling made out of custard or cream then topped with a layer of jelly. The first time I had this I had...

Wonton Noodle Soup 1 5

Wonton Noodle Soup

This delicate thin noodles in steaming hot soup with shrimp wontons and garnished with leafy vegetables, it a perfect comfort dish to serve during the cold weather. This is perhaps one of the most popular Chinese noodle soup dish out there, it is very prominent in Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore,...

Tainan Style Noodles 1 5

Tainan Style Noodles

Ta-a noodles, danzi noodles or Tainan Style Noodles is a 130 year old noodle snack that dates back to the late Qing dynasty. Found in Tainan, Taiwan this noodles are usually made with minced pork, prawns, bean sprouts and noodles, also called the “Slack Season Ta-a Noodles” these noodles traditionally...

Cheese and Bacon Scones 2 5

Cheese and Bacon Scones

Scones is a type of pastry commonly served during breakfast or tea time usually in England, slightly resembling the American biscuit these baked goods are quite dense and moist. Scones are usually prepared sweet with dried fruits, jams, cream and honey but savoury variants exists like this recipe of ours today....

Golden Century Restaurant (Auckland CBD, New Zealand) 1 2

Golden Century Restaurant (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

This place was recommended buy a colleague after they had a lunch here one time, I was a bit sceptical at first was it was located in a not so nice place in the Auckland CBD but they were singing praises for this restaurant so I was slightly convinced. Couple...

Chunky Beef and Pasta Stew 1 4

Chunky Beef and Pasta Stew

Sometimes when its winter all you want is to snuggle in your warm room tucked under a very thick duvet with lots of pillows on the side while watching something on the TV or on You Tube, you don’t even mind what you will be preparing for dinner as this...

Miyabi 1 5

Miyabi

This soup reminds me of the free soup you get in food courts on malls back home in the Philippines where every viand and rice will accompany a clear broth with a small amount of chopped spring onions, most of the time they were not good but there are times...

Lanzhou Beef Noodle Soup 1 1

Lanzhou Beef Noodle Soup

Lanzhou Beef Noodle Soup or Lanzhou Beef Lamian is a type of a very spicy soup of sliced beef, radish, red chili oil and chewy hand-pulled wheat noodles. A dish that originated in Lanzhou, China this where it is known for the springy texture of the noodles used. It was...