Monthly Archive: July 2017

Copycat Jollibee Garlic Pepper Beef 1 1

Copycat Jollibee Garlic Pepper Beef

Filipinos like gravy, in fact if we can drink them we will! In the Philippines if you see fried chicken, steaks or even burger patty served on rice automatically they are served with a generous amount of gravy. This is also the reason why fast food chains there like Jollibee,...

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Pianono

Pianono or pionono is a type of sponge cake rolled into a cylinder similar to jelly roll cake, what sets it apart from other roll cakes is that pianono are smaller in size and typically eaten in one or two bites. It is popular in countries that were invaded by...

Harimgak (North Shore City, New Zealand) 5 1

Harimgak (North Shore City, New Zealand)

Korean food is almost synonymous to table top gas-powered barbecue grills, it might be good in some ways but it takes the limelight leaving other Korean dishes in the dark. There are many great dishes that the Korean cuisine can offer and one way to find that out is by...

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Bas-Uy

Philippines consist of 7,600+ islands and each island is quite different to each other with 175 dialects at least 183 Ethnic Groups, I think this is one of the most diverse countries in the world. Just imagine that diversity, how many cuisines does the Philippines have? To be honest I...

Popped (Auckland CBD, New Zealand) 1 1

Popped (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

Looking for a different kind of popcorn which is not your average cinema style buttered or sweetened style? Well look no further Auckland has it now and it can be found in K’Road. Popcorn here in New Zealand is usually served salted, unlike in the Philippines where we have tons...

Beef Doenjang Jjigae 1 2

Beef Doenjang Jjigae

Our recipe today is a Jjigae, a Korean communal dish typically made with meat, seafood, tofu and/or vegetables seasoned with Korean condiments like gochujang, doenjang, ganjang and/or saeujeot. This type of dishes is almost present in a typical Korean meal which like the Westerns it serves as a soup accompaniment...

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Ube Mamon

Ube Mamon is a type of mini sponge cake made eggs and ube, a combination of two Filipino merienda favourites, the ube and mamon. Ube for those who does not know, is a type of yam which usually presents a vivid violet to bright lavender colour. It is a popular...

El Sizzling Lomito (Auckland CBD, New Zealand) 2 1

El Sizzling Lomito (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

These guys sell great steak sandwiches but what I found out is that they make the best chips in Auckland. I went here to have a great steak sandwich but ended up in eating the best chips I tried so far. El Sizzling Lomito is an Argentinian Food Stall located...

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Kalua Pig

If there is one feast food that is really easy to prepare but still looks festive then nothing can beat Kalua Pork / Kaula Pig as this just contains two ingredients with a very rustic cooking process. Kālua from the dish name describes the traditional Hawaiian cooking method that uses...

Windmill and Co (Brisbane, Austalia) 1 1

Windmill and Co (Brisbane, Austalia)

In most airports worldwide after you have passed through security gates you will be presented with a plethora of shops and restaurants, some examples are Hong Kong International Airport, Suvarnabhumi Airport, Singapore Changi Airport and Shanghai Pudong International Airport to name some. In Brisbane its quite different, though there are...