October 2022

Mango Bread

Full flavoured mango bread, a definite must for mango lovers. Mango Bread is a type of sweet bread made with fresh mangoes, dried mangoes, walnuts and cinnamon. Mangoes is my favourite fruit, if I can put it in anything I would, but not all mangoes are created equal definitely the...

Nice Dumplings (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

Need a quick fix for your hunger and you’re in a budget, I guess no one can beat this price in Auckland CBD for NZ$5.00 / 3 pcs or NZ$8.00 / 6 of Pan Fried pork buns, or $9.00 / 10 pcs or $13.00 / 15 pcs for Pan Fried/Steamed...

Chicken Lininggil

This Pinoy style dry curry version is usually prepared with goat or beef, but if you do not have the time to spare waiting for the meat to become fork tender then give this chicken version a shot. Chicken Lininggil is a type of dry curry from the province of...

Spicy Braised Fish, Tofu and Shiitake

Fish and tofu combo always work well together regardless of any sauce you throw at it. Spicy Braised Fish, Tofu and Shiitake is a dish of lightly battered deep fried white fish fillets braised with tofu and shiitake in a spicy sauce. This is one tasty dish, a good combination...

Major Tom (Rosedale, North Shore City, New Zealand)

If you have noticed many of our brunch posts are from Cafes, the reason being is that the cafe culture here in New Zealand is quite big, they are the epicentre of social hours in New Zealand. Morning and afternoon tea are quite common for many Kiwis even though ordering...

Matcha Sugar Cookies

A classic irresistible, soft, chewy and sweet cookie recipe that is simple to make and uses everyday pantry ingredients. Matcha Sugar Cookies is a type of cookie made with sugar, matcha, flour, butter, eggs, vanilla, baking powder and baking soda known for its tender insides with crisp edges. Our matcha...