Category: Taiwanese

Tearaffe (North Shore City, New Zealand)

Yes, it is another bubble tea shop, and this is in line with our adventure to try all bubble tea shops as we can in Auckland. Like our last post this one is also located in Takapuna, in fact they are only located 200m apart. Tearaffe is located beside the...

Q Tea (North Shore City, New Zealand)

Before the lockdown here in New Zealand me my friends were trying every Bubble Tea shops we can within Auckland city, I guess we had tried at least four bubble tea shops before the shops had closed and people got restricted to their own bubble. First of this series was...

Lemon Yakult Ice Crush

I am not 100% sure of who created this drink, though it’s a popular item in Happy Lemon Bubble Tea shops all over the world it does not state on their site that they invented this but one thing for sure, this refreshing drink was popularized by them. If you...

Spicy Chicken Gua Bao

Have you ever tried Gua Bao? That fluffy white steamed bun shaped like a taco and filled with meats and other stuff? If not, then you are missing a lot because this thing is delectable! Also known as Lotus leaf bun this Taiwanese creation is way much better than your...

16 Ways to Cook Beef Tendons 2

16 Ways to Cook Beef Tendons

Tendons, it’s that nasty looking offal that appears like a skinned appendage, you know what I am talking about. It may look disgusting but once it is cooked properly, the appearance changes and it’s a good contributor of flavour and life to the usually thin stock, but that’s not it,...

MBQ (Stockholm, Sweden) 2

MBQ (Stockholm, Sweden)

When you are in any Scandinavian country and if you want to have a big meal without breaking your bank or offering you first born then my suggestion is to find buffet restaurants, they will be similarly priced if not cheaper than normal restaurants. This is what we did at...

Taiwanese Braised Cabbage with Shrimp, Chilies and Shiitake Mushrooms 1

Taiwanese Braised Cabbage with Shrimp, Chilies and Shiitake Mushrooms

If you think vegetables are boring then you haven’t tried this dish yet, it’s one of the tastiest vegetable dishes you will ever try, just imagine dried chillies, shrimps, powdered dried shrimps and dried shiitake mushrooms, this flavour combination is very potent which livens up the usual boring cabbage. Great...

Taro Milk Tea 1

Taro Milk Tea

We made milk tea before and it was the red bean flavour this time we will be doing taro milk tea which my wife and daughter had requested for quite some time now. Like before this is more of a trial recipe because the real thing that is sold in...

Chu The Phat (Brisbane, Australia) 2

Chu The Phat (Brisbane, Australia)

If you’re looking for a good feed in town then look no further as Chu The Phat can definitely satisfy that craving, all you need is order their banquet menu and you will be sorted, let the waiter serve you those delicious plates as they cook fresh out of the...

Koko Ayam (Bali, Indonesia) 4

Koko Ayam (Bali, Indonesia)

After grabbing some donuts at JCo in Discovery Mall we saw this place beside it called Koko Ayam and it was filled with people, we quite got intrigued and instead of dining in to where we supposed to we gave this place a shot. It is a Taiwanese style fast...