Category: English

Funny Rabbit (Princess Anastasia, St. Peter Line)

Good ol’ English Pub, yes they have it in Princess Anastasia, so if you don’t want to miss some live big sports on telly and you’re cruising the Gulf of Finland then this is your place.  If that’s not your thing then they also have live music is playing every...

Bacon Potato Corn Chowder

If you are looking to make a very simple comfort meal, then look no further as this Bacon Potato Corn Chowder might be your answer. A simple soup that start with a sauté of garlic and shallot then cooked with fresh corn kernels and potatoes on a broth infused with...

Maxx Kitchen Foodcourt (Bali, Indonesia)

This post today will be really short but I just want to commend one food stall located in Maxx Kitchen Food Court inside Lippo Mall as they make one of the best fish and chips I had ever tried. While my wife was having an appointment with a hair dresser...

Beef Casserole with Garlic-Chive Dumplings 2

Beef Casserole with Garlic-Chive Dumplings

Beef Casserole with Garlic-Chive Dumplings is a dish made with a classic beef stew then baked with dumplings infused with garlic and chives. A true all in one dish where you have your protein from the beef, some vegetables in the form of carrots, turnips and mushrooms and of course...

Good George Beer Tasting (Hamilton, New Zealand) 26

Good George Brewing & Dining Hall (Hamilton, New Zealand)

As promised last week here is the part two of the Good George Brewery Tour, if you have not read the first part I suggest you do so before reading this. Like I said I divided this story into two where the first will showcase the brewery tour and for...

Vauxhall (North Shore City, New Zealand) 1

Vauxhall (North Shore City, New Zealand)

I never gave attention to this place before even though I had seen it over and over again when we visit Milford Mall maybe because it is secluded in the dark corner of the mall away from any sunlight. It may not be a good spot to have something to...

Beef, Mushroom and Cheese Pie 2

Beef, Mushroom and Cheese Pie

I never knew savoury pies ever existed until we moved to New Zealand, all I knew before is that pies are only made sweet never savoury. The first time I heard or had seen this I thought it was a weird idea, similar to use of avocado on savoury dishes...

Cheese and Bacon Scones 2

Cheese and Bacon Scones

Scones is a type of pastry commonly served during breakfast or tea time usually in England, slightly resembling the American biscuit these baked goods are quite dense and moist. Scones are usually prepared sweet with dried fruits, jams, cream and honey but savoury variants exists like this recipe of ours today....

Chicken in Milk 1

Chicken in Milk

After I saw this recipe at Jamie Oliver’s site I told myself I will making it someday, well that did not happen as my wife made it first before I did. It’s quite a straightforward recipe where you just place a browned whole chicken in a snug fitting oven safe...