October 2018

Bamboo Corner (Bali, Indonesia) 2

Bamboo Corner (Bali, Indonesia)

Bamboo Corner was our go to place when we were in Bali, first because they are near to where we stayed, the food was really inexpensive and it was good. Just think of this where can you get two lobsters for around $10.00 and a seafood platter complete with prawn...

Pork Meatball Spinach Soup 1

Pork Meatball Spinach Soup

Pork Meatball Spinach Soup is a simple dish of pork meatballs cooked in a chicken broth with spinach and glass noodles. What’s good with eating out is that you discover a lot of things, like this one for instance, I thought I almost know all of the Chinese dishes out...

Bakso Boedjangan (Bali, Indonesia) 1

Bakso Boedjangan (Bali, Indonesia)

What’s good when you travel the off beaten path then you will discover places like this. When we were in Bali we tried to live like a local, using their transport system, visiting the back streets, watch in their cinemas, even use their local facilities like parlours and dentist. One...

Kulambo 1

Kulambo

Kulambo is a type of rice cake popular in Pangasinan, basically their equivalent to tikoy made with sugar, coconut milk and glutinous rice flour. Kulambo is a type of netting placed on top and around your bed to ward of mosquitoes at night and have a good night sleep and...

Deep Fried Crispy Chicken Knee 1

Deep Fried Crispy Chicken Knee

Some call them chicken knee, some call it soft bones, some chicken cartilage but yes you had seen it right, it’s that part of the chicken in between the joints of the chicken drumstick and thigh, hence technically that is the knee and yes, we eat them and it is...

Corporate Bunny Diners (Auckland, New Zealand) 4

Corporate Bunny Diners (Auckland, New Zealand)

Back in the Philippines catering is quite affordable and easy as there are a lot of small players who do this for a living. Here in Auckland its quite different as there are only few options and some are quite pricey. This is the first time I will be reviewing...

Spice Alley (Auckland CBD, New Zealand) 6

Spice Alley (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

Looking for some good Thai fusion in Auckland CBD? If yes then head over to Spice Alley in Sky City and you will be in for a treat. This place is quite new, the last time I ate here it was still a dim sum place, now it totally transformed...

Kandingga 2

Kandingga

Kanding-ga is the Bicolano’s way of preparing bopis, made with pork offal such as heart, lungs, spleen and other offal cooked in vinegar and coconut milk, spiked with chillies If you like bopis and Bicol express then dish is for you, a dish where these two dishes collide and create...

Abra Miki 1

Abra Miki

Abra Miki is a type of noodle soup dish prepared with miki noodles on a rich pork and chicken stock colured with annatto seeds and topped with cripsy pork and egg. Like the song Hey Mickey this dish will blow your mind, while it may look complicated, this dish like...