Monthly Archive: January 2018

Crispy Skin Pan Fried Chicken 1 5

Crispy Skin Pan Fried Chicken

There are many ways to cook chicken but this is the simplest and one of the best ways preparing it, with just proper seasoning of salt, pepper with a touch of vinegar and a hot pan you’re on your way to a great chicken dish. It’s similar to how celebrity...

Aubergine (North Shore City, New Zealand) 4 2

Aubergine (North Shore City, New Zealand)

We have been planning to dine in here for quite some time now, but its old looking facade gives us a signal that it might not be a good idea to give it a try. It’s not inviting at all but one day we just have to open that door...

Apan Apan 1 0

Apan Apan

It looks like adobong kangkong because it is a variety of one, so what are the differences? First this Ilonggo dish is topped with crispy pork called “tulapho” then it is also seasoned with “guinamos” which is similar to terasi” of Indonesia or belachan” or Malaysia and tastes like bagoong...

Aligue Rice 1 0

Aligue Rice

Aligue is such a sinful ingredient, it’s delicious but it has its downsides, and like any delicious food items this is not for the health conscious as it is fatty and will give you health issues specially if you have high cholesterol. So what is Aligue? Basically, it is pure...

Genzui Ramen Bar (Auckland CBD, New Zealand) 1 1

Genzui Ramen Bar (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

If you are looking for an affordable, delicious and huge serving ramen in Auckland CBD then this is your best bet, Genzui Ramen Bar. I accidentally discovered this one day when I was craving for a ramen, usually my go to place was Tanpopo but I was lazy to drive...

Grilled Paprika Chicken with Chorizo Gravy 2 5

Grilled Paprika Chicken with Chorizo Gravy

Back in the Philippines I used to eat a lot at fast food courts of malls, because its cheap and the place where I worked before have a big 4 floor shopping mall at the ground level. At that mall, there was this Filipino Spanish fusion restaurant (not existing anymore)...

Crusty Crab (Russel, New Zealand) 2 0

Crusty Crab (Russel, New Zealand)

If there is one place to eat in Russel then this is it, located in the Town Centre it’s not easy to miss specially at lunch time when people flock and queue for their orders. I heard a lot of nice reviews of this place but fish and chips were...

Taiwanese Sesame Oil Chicken Soup 1 1

Taiwanese Sesame Oil Chicken Soup

Chicken Soup is the stock standard common ailment supplement that moms and grandmothers around the world have been preparing for centuries hence most cuisines have their own version, some popular ones are the American Chicken Noodle Soup, Greek Avgolemono, Jewish Matzo Ball Soup, Chinese Congee, Thai Tom Yum Gai, Vietnamese...

Lemon Muffins 1 0

Lemon Muffins

Lemons are abundant at the moment, you get free lemons from friends, from neighbours and from colleagues, it is also cheap at the moment in all supermarkets so for us it’s the best time to make some lemon muffins. It’s a simple baked treat you can enjoy every moment of...

Pasta al Promodoro 1 5

Pasta al Promodoro

Pasta al Pomodoro is an Italian pasta that is simply prepared with olive oil, tomatoes and basil, unlike other dishes that are heavy on different array of ingredients this is the total opposite as this is intended to be served as a quick and light dish. The name of the...