Category: Ang Sarap Original

Original recipes created by Raymund for Ang Sarap

Pork Leg, Lentil, Peas and Bean Stew

I don’t know why for Asians slowly cooked pork leg and trotters sounds so delicious, the mere thought of it may make us drool, it’s like the same effect for Westerners when they think about rib eye. It must be the texture we grew up with, melting fat and very...

Salted Egg Yardlong Beans and Scallops

Another day to clear out our pantry, another day for another ad hoc dish that gave a very surprising result. With my leftover scallops and a bunch of string beans/yardlong beans all we need is a sauce that can make it shine. Soy sauce, oyster sauce, hoisin sauce and tomato...

Tapioca Pie 1

Tapioca Pie

When we visited Hong Kong early this year we dined in once at McDonald’s and there we met a black bun burger and the taro pie, it was our first time to try it and we don’t have that menu item in New Zealand. The burger was just alright but...

Kamote Muffins 2

Kamote Muffins

Kamote muffins is one of those things I created because of an accident, I was thinking of making a kamote cake based on my ube cake recipe but I forgot our mixer was broken hence I made this instead. The ingredients were not planned and I just used whatever I...

Cheesy Chorizo Sausage Rolls 1

Cheesy Chorizo Sausage Rolls

Sausage rolls is quite popular here in New Zealand, every potluck I go to there is a high chance that this pastry will show up. Having said that I had my fair share of the different versions of this pastry like chicken, beef, lamb, pork, mixed you name it I...

Empanadalette 1

Empanadalette

Empanadalette is a breakfast dish originally created here at Ang Sarap, this dish is a combination of an empanada and an omelette. It was created by chance when we were making some empanadas and have some left over fillings, these leftover was left in the fridge and on the next...

Spicy Salmon Belly and Kangkong Soup 1

Spicy Salmon Belly and Kangkong Soup

In the Philippines fish bellies are the most sought after part in a fish. When a whole fish is served this is the first part that will definitely be devoured, before the head and the body. Hence a lot of dishes there nowadays uses only this part, bangus belly sisig, bangus...

Passionfruit and Lychee Cheesecake 2

Passionfruit and Lychee Cheesecake

I guess some of you now know that cheesecake is one of my specialty and we have potlucks this is the most requested dish from me by families and friends. I think I had posted five cheesecakes recipes already and this is the sixth one. Our cheesecake today is quite...

Nutella and Marshmallow Dessert Bread Pudding 1

Nutella and Marshmallow Dessert Bread Pudding

I love playing with Nutella, who does not? It’s such a seductive ingredient use and just a dollop of it makes every dessert very desirable similar effect to having bacon on savoury dishes. I had used this a lot from pastries, brownies, cinnamon rolls, cheesecakes and now the humble bread...