Monthly Archive: September 2018

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Pasig Style Nilagang Pata

One of my sources on unpopular Filipino dishes is this site called Glossary of Filipino Food, it is one of the best sites that keeps a wealth of information about the Philippine cuisine. One day as I was reading some of the articles in there I saw this section about...

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Velvet Burger (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

This was quite a hype several months ago and I was not one of the first ones who rode that bandwagon, though I love burgers once in a while, I never crave them plus it was quite a walk from my office so I would rather go to somewhere near....

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Crispy Crablets

The last time I had this was during the late 1990’s in a cocktail party I was invited in, since then I haven’t had one or even seen one. Lately I got really excited as I saw this in one the usual Yam Cha restaurant we dine in but it...

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Refuel (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

If you are looking for the best dining deal in town then look no further as nothing can beat this one yet, hear this one, NZ$6.50 for a buffet lunch? How does that sound? Now tell me if you can beat that. Located inside Auckland University of Technology this is...

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Kerala Fish Curry

Kerala Fish Curry or Malabar matthi curry is an Indian dish where fish like sardines are cooked in a Kerala Style curry served sometimes with vegetables like okra and onions then served with rice and/or naan, popular varieties add tamarind and coconut milk which adds more complexity to the dish....

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Kare Kareng Bulalo

Have you been in a situation where you can only have one choice but you like both? I hard right but you can fix that by joining the two together as one but that can be possible in some certain situation like our post today. I can’t decide whether I...

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Andy’s Burger and Bar (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

If you are looking for some good burgers in Auckland with some options of good sides then look no further Andy’s Burger and Bar is here. Right smack in the middle of the CBD located inside of Sky City this place is really accessible. They serve great burgers, buffalo wings,...

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Lotus Garden Restaurant (North Shore City, New Zealand)

Lately there has been a massive surge of new restaurants in Corinthian Place in Albany, not even a year ago when we started dining in here there were just one row of food shops but now this place became really vibrant and busy. We pass by this location on a...

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Kakiage

The Japanese and Filipino cuisine have some things in common, this is because of the Japanese occupation of the Philippines that occurred between 1942 and 1945. While it’s not a great amount of time compared to the Spanish and American regime, it did mark its existence within our culture. In...

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Prawn, Chorizo and Chilli Pasta

Winter here down under is long gone but it is still a bit chilly sometimes, it’s supposed to be spring now but at night it can drop to a single digit temperature, so today I am making something that reminds me of summer which I am looking forward to, a...