Category: American

Smashed Burger

So what is the difference between a normal burger with a smashed burger? Well it’s the process where your patty is prepared, and this process gives it that amazing flavour you cannot get from a normal burger. Sounds hard to believe but there is a science behind it. Basically smashed...

Dr Rudis (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

It was a long time for me to try this place out because I had several attempts going in here but most of them were cancelled due to another appointment and the last time before this post, we did not get admitted by the bouncers because were wearing shorts, but...

Mamas Donuts (North Shore City, New Zealand) 1

Mamas Donuts (North Shore City, New Zealand)

We are getting more and more donut options in Auckland, one of those recent ones is from our review for today Mamas Donuts.  While this place opened a while back, probably around 6 months ago we just tried it now, why? Because of our time constraints, during the Holiday season...

Taco Bell (New Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand) 2

Taco Bell (New Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand)

Yes you are seeing it right, we are reviewing Taco Bell, while it can be so normal for Americans in New Zealand this is something special because we never had a Taco Bell up until last November 2019.  New Zealand is far from everyone, we don’t have a big population...

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Pasta 1

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Pasta

I am pretty sure this dish is not Italian, first because the pasta is not cooked al dente and it uses a type of cheese that is not commonly used in Italy, the quick melt variant which is more of a processed cheese, that’s Velveeta or Kraft Eden cheese. Filipinos...

Chicken Fried Steak 1

Chicken Fried Steak

The first time I tried this I was confused, I thought it was chicken, but it was made with beef. Chicken fried steak also known as country-fried steak is an American style breaded beefsteak cutlet coated with seasoned flour then pan-fried, served with a creamy gravy and mashed potatoes. So...

Cheesy Fried Wedges 1

Cheesy Fried Wedges

Cheese Powder at last I saw you, I was in search for you for the longest time. The last time I had this is when we left Philippines early 2000’s where I enjoyed it in French fries, popcorn and sweet corn. During those days I suppose this powered was just...

Bourbon Steak Sliders 3

Bourbon Steak Sliders

So what is a slider? Is it really just a small burger? Let’s find out. The official definition of a slider is “a very small meat sandwich typically served on a bun especially : a small hamburger”. So, basing on the definition a small burger can be a slider, but...

Edamame Succotash 1

Edamame Succotash

Have you heard about this dish? Perhaps not if you don’t live in America but for Americans this is quite popular specially in the American states of Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut and Pennsylvania where it is commonly served during Thanksgiving celebrations. This recipe has quite a...

Bobby McGees (Melbourne, Australia)

Like I mentioned last week with our conference we have a different venue during the evenings and if it’s our company who organizes it, it would definitely be one hell of a party, a party like what you have seen in the Wolf of Wall Street, we definitely know how...