Monthly Archive: May 2017

Crab Rangoon 2 5

Crab Rangoon

If you had dined in on Thai restaurants or American Chinese restaurant then most probably you have heard of this dish. This dish is called by many names, the most popular one is Crab Rangoon but it is also known as crab puffs, crab Rangoon puffs or cheese wontons. A...

Tsukiji Shokudo Gen-chan (Sunshine City, Tokyo, Japan) 6 1

Tsukiji Shokudo Gen-chan (Sunshine City, Tokyo, Japan)

This was one of the unplanned places we visited in Japan, we had freed up a half day from our schedule since we already visited the some of the places on our list earlier so we gave Sunshine City a shot. Just a few stations away from Shinjuku (the place...

Kamote Muffins 2 3

Kamote Muffins

Kamote muffins is one of those things I created because of an accident, I was thinking of making a kamote cake based on my ube cake recipe but I forgot our mixer was broken hence I made this instead. The ingredients were not planned and I just used whatever I...

Bun Cha 1 2

Bun Cha

When I see Bún chả I always remember the episode of Parts Unknown when Anthony Bourdain and Barack Obama dined in a small restaurant in Vietnam to have this dish. It must be a really special dish especially when you want to serve it to one of the most powerful...

Bizarre, Interesting and Funny Japanese Food 9 3

Bizarre, Interesting and Funny Japanese Food

English is not Japans first language, some of them even struggle to communicate with foreigners so I guess we can all understand by now why these funny food products exist. Before I only see this on others people blogs but now I have first-hand account on some of them, and...

Honey Mustard Chicken Bacon Avocado Salad 1 5

Honey Mustard Chicken Bacon Avocado Salad

Chicken, avocado, bacon, tomato and honey mustard, it has all the elements to make any green salad good. Its sweet, its savoury, its tangy, its refreshing, its crispy, it is totally amazing. This must have been the best salad I ever made at home, in fact I had a huge...

Carne Bistec 2 4

Carne Bistec

Like the Filipino dish this bistec is really easy and simple to prepare but yield a very tasty result. Bistec is a Spanish word for steak and it can be used as a name of a dish like our post today. Basing on these two dishes bistec can be defined...

Stir Fried Bok Choy and Tofu 1 3

Stir Fried Bok Choy and Tofu

I think I don’t need an explanation on what this dish is as it is one of the most common Asian vegetable dish, it is also my go to vegetable side dish if I am lazy and out of ideas. It’s quite simple to make and you don’t need a...

Vendo Machine Food in Japan 2 5

Vendo Machine Food in Japan

Do you know that there is approximately 1 vending machine for every 23 people in Japan? That is roughly 5.6 Million vendo machines for the whole of the country. Locally these machines are called “jidouhanbaiki” (自動販売機) or in its short form “jihanki” (自販機) and everywhere you go even the most...