Fusion

Daldang (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

Do you know what Factcaron is? I guess we have the same answer until my daughter introduced me to it several months ago. While it may look French these sweet delights are a South Korean creation, it was the Koreans answer to the world-renowned dessert brands like Laduree, Pierre Herme...

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Chao Fan

Chao Fan is a Filipino Chinese fried rice dish prepared with day-old left-over rice stir fried with meats like pork together with vegetables like spring onions, green peas and corn. Don’t be confused with Chao Fan and Chow Fun because one is made with fried rice and another is made with rice...

Reffen Copenhagen Street Food - A Visual Essay 1

Reffen Copenhagen Street Food – A Visual Essay

If you happen to be in Copenhagen and you love food, then a visit in Reffen is a must and if you think Scandinavian food is boring then wait till you give this place a visit. A 6000 square meter street food market which is a create a melting pot...

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Fishball Soup

Fishball Soup is a simple Chinese/Japanese style soup prepared with fishballs, seaweed and bok choy. Sometimes seafood is quite challenging to prepare as well as to consume, you just have to bear with all those fish bones, prawn heads and clam shells but if I tell you still can enjoy...

Woodpecker Hill (Auckland CBD, New Zealand) 1

Woodpecker Hill (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

An ex-colleague of mine always asked me whether I had tried Woodpecker Hill, I never had until now and it was a nice surprise from my wife. To be honest I never knew what to expect in here as the only time I heard of this was from that ex-colleague...

Bao Baby Bao (Auckland CBD, New Zealand) 5

Bao Baby Bao (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

If you are looking for a different kind of bao then this is your place, Bao Baby Bao. If you think the usual barbecue pork filling just don’t make the cut anymore then try of their unique fillings like crispy chicken, cheese steak, softshell crab or beer battered egg plant...

Earl Grey Calamansi Iced Tea 1

Earl Grey Calamansi Iced Tea

Earl Grey Calamansi Iced Tea is a type of cold drink prepared with Earl Gray Tea, simple sugar syrup and calamansi, served with lots of ice. It is calamansi season again here in New Zealand and I got given a good amount of it several weeks ago, while I use...

Spice Alley (Auckland CBD, New Zealand) 6

Spice Alley (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

Looking for some good Thai fusion in Auckland CBD? If yes then head over to Spice Alley in Sky City and you will be in for a treat. This place is quite new, the last time I ate here it was still a dim sum place, now it totally transformed...

California Maki 1

California Maki

California Maki is a type of sushi prepared with mangoes, avocadoes, cucumber, kani/crab sticks then rolled with nori sheets inside out then coated with a layer of masago This type of maki is claimed to be an American invention but there are also multiple claims where some originated in Canada....