June 2021

Cheesy Baked Bangus

Cheesy Baked Bangus is a Filipino dish of pan seared milkfish topped with a tomato, capsicum, mayonnaise and cheese mixture then baked until golden brown. Bangus, there’s a reason why Filipinos love this fish even they are the boniest water creature you will ever find. Even with a simple grill...

13 Bubble Tea Flavoured items you can find in your Asian Grocery

Lately we have been stormed by salted duck egg yolk and ube flavoured everything, those were the thing of the past, what’s new nowadays are bubble tea flavoured everything from cookies to mochi, even almonds are now flavoured with this Taiwanese drink. Bubble tea is a much-loved drink in Asia...

Binatog

Binatog, also known as bualaw, is a Filipino snack or breakfast dish prepared with dried mature waxy corn kernels soaked in saltwater until it puffs up then it is topped with freshly grated coconut, butter, and salt or sugar. The last time I had this dish was when I was...

Kodur’s Kitchen (Hamilton, New Zealand)

Another quick review peeps! This time with this small takeaway restaurant in Hamilton. Unlike Auckland, Hamilton won’t have a lot of late night food options especially when you are in the suburbs but luckily there are this places like our restaurant for today where it is a cross between a...

Baked Feta Pasta

Baked Feta Pasta is a viral recipe called uunifetapasta made famous in Finland by Liemessa that is prepared simply by baking feta and tomatoes then when ready cooked pasta is tossed on it. Are you on Tik Tok? Well for me I am not, I have been thinking about it...


Snowy Fried Chicken

Snowy Fried Chicken is Korean dish of breaded and deep-fried chicken topped with a white powder made with blended cheese. Snowy Fried Chicken or Snow Cheese Fried Chicken, the first time I had this dish was quite recently when we had a quick lunch at KS Chicken. When we saw...

Jaipur (Hamilton, New Zealand)

This was our last day on our short trip to Hamilton, we were quite tired after a long day of conference and we were torn between going home straight and have a 2 hour drive back to Auckland or stop over and have a late dinner, luckily we chose the...

Chao Long

Chao Long is a Filipino style Pho inspired by the Vietnamese prepared with rice noodles on a richer and sweeter beef broth served with chunks of beef, calamansi and herbs. If you are looking for that Vietnamese porridge recipe, I am sorry to disappoint you since this recipe is for...

Chicking (Hamilton, New Zealand)

Something really quick for today and it’s all about this new fried chicken place we found when we visited Hamilton a couple of months ago. Fast food sometimes don’t gain attention hence I do quick reviews of them once in a while specially when they are new to me. One...