Monthly Archive: January 2018

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Bihun Goreng

There are many ways to cook rice vermicelli, in soups, stir fried and even dessert there is a recipe for it. Some of the popular ways to make this is the Filipino Pancit Bihon, Malaysian Bihun Sup, Singaporean Kerabu Bee Hoon, Vietnamese Goi cuon and Indian Paayasam. Our recipe today...

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Venice Italian Restaurant (North Shore City, New Zealand)

When it comes to Italian food what first comes to mind is pizza and pasta, but it’s not all about that as this cuisine offers more than that in fact there are many dishes to choose from and that is what we are having today in this restaurant, Venice Italian...

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Pinsec Frito

Pinsec frito is a type of Filipino Chinese dumpling made with wonton wrapper that is filled with minced pork, shrimps and other ingredients like mushrooms, singkamas and/or Chinese sausages that is deep fried until crispy and golden, usually served with a sweet chilli dipping sauce. Like its close cousins, lumpiang...

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Lawot Lawot

Lawot Lawot is a Cebuano dish of mixed vegetables in a viscous broth made with coconut milk, the broth is usually thickened by vegetables like okra, loofa (patola) and other slimy leafy vegetables. Think of it as a variation of pinakbet but cooked with coconut milk and like the pinakbet...

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The Backyard (North Shore City, New Zealand)

We have been planning to dine in here for quite some time now but can’t quite the right timing and when we visit this place we either dine in the nearby places like Khan and Bushman’s Grill. Those were the two first options always when we eat out in Northcote...

Steamed Broccoli with Olive Oil, Garlic and Lemon 1 2

Steamed Broccoli with Olive Oil, Garlic and Lemon

Don’t you hate a simple steamed broccoli served just with salt? I bet you when its served to you the feeling would be similar to you lying on a hospital bed served with a fat free, low sodium, high fibre diet. But don’t worry you can still have a better...

RACV Royal Pines Resort (Gold Coast, Australia) 2 5

RACV Royal Pines Resort (Gold Coast, Australia)

We had one of our conferences here and it was such an amazing place, though the building is quite aging the insides and facilities are quite modern, add to that a nice back drop of a well-manicured gold course of where Australian PGA Championships are held since 2013 then you...

Sesame Ginger Beef 1 5

Sesame Ginger Beef

Sesame Ginger Beef is a simple stir fry of Beef with ginger and sesame seeds mixed with green beans then flavoured with soy sauce, sugar and sesame oil. It’s one of the simplest stir fries you can ever make but simple does not mean it’s also simple in flavour, in...

Hokkaido Style Chicken Miso and Corn Soup 1 1

Hokkaido Style Chicken Miso and Corn Soup

When I was making this, I was tempted to put ramen on it but since I don’t have one this one will remain as a soup. Hokkaido Style Chicken Miso and Corn Soup is a Hokkaido inspired soup dish made with chicken, miso and corn infused with butter and a...

King of the Wings (Gold Coast, Australia) 2 2

King of the Wings (Gold Coast, Australia)

I have been looking for a place similar to this since I left the Philippines because when I was back there living in Ortigas there was an establishment in Meralco Avenue that serves chicken wings in many different flavours, we love to visits that place and since I moved to...