Indian

Beef Biryani

One of the tastiest and most satisfying all on one meal you will ever have. Beef Biryani is an Indian dish of yoghurt and spice marinated beef pieces cooked to tender perfection with fragrant basmati rice. Growing up I was never a fan of the Indian cuisine and I guess...

Tandoori Gobi Tikka

Yup, even cauliflower can be cooked in tandoori too! and yes, it is really good. Tandoori Gobi Tikka is an Indian dish of cauliflower seasoned with tons of herbs and spices then cooked in a tandoori oven until charred on the edges. Whether you want a really tasty appetizer, a...

Matar Paneer

If you love cheese and curries then this dish is for you! Matar Paneer is an Indian curry dish made with paneer and green peas cooked in a spicy onion tomato masala gravy. Best served with rice, naan or paratha. By default, Filipinos Indian curries is not a first choice...

Yellow Mirchi (Westgate, Auckland, New Zealand)

It has been a long time since we are able to dine in outside, Auckland was still in a lockdown until last Friday which means we can only do takeaways up until then. But now we are out of it and moved to a new Traffic Light System and that...

Spice Traders (Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand)

This is the place that introduced me to Butter Chicken and since then, that dish became one of our family favourites curries and every time we dine in to an Indian restaurant, it will be impossible not to order them. Dress Smart was one of the outlet shop malls we...

Punjabi Kitchen (North Shore City, New Zealand)

In this block of restaurants here in Wairau we had tried Hansan, Golden Tulip Restaurant, Naritas and Nakhon Thai, the only thing left to try was this Indian place called Punjabi Kitchen that’s why we are here now. Every restaurant in the block is quite good, all of them got...

Kodur’s Kitchen (Hamilton, New Zealand)

Another quick review peeps! This time with this small takeaway restaurant in Hamilton. Unlike Auckland, Hamilton won’t have a lot of late night food options especially when you are in the suburbs but luckily there are this places like our restaurant for today where it is a cross between a...

Jaipur (Hamilton, New Zealand)

This was our last day on our short trip to Hamilton, we were quite tired after a long day of conference and we were torn between going home straight and have a 2 hour drive back to Auckland or stop over and have a late dinner, luckily we chose the...

Vegetable Pakora

Vegetable Pakora is a type of an Indian snack made with chickpea flour, spices, and a variety of chopped vegetables like onion, green beans, carrots, cauliflower, and cabbages to name some. It is then deep fried till crisp and golden brown. Another leftover day for me as I saw these...