Ang Sarap (A Tagalog word for "It's Delicious") Blog

Orange Marmalade Glazed Ham

Trust me when I say that this is the easiest way to prepare ham this Christmas! Orange Marmalade Glazed Ham is a type of Christmas baked ham that is simply glazed with orange marmalade and caramelised during the cooking process. Ok I will make this really quick I know everyone...

Seafood Boil

There’s no secret in making this feast, all you need are fresh seafood. Seafood Boil is a dish of mixed seafood like prawns, lobster, crab, and clams in a Cajun Spice mix served with corn, butter sauce and lemon. Did you know seafood boil is not really the name of...

25 Easy to Prepare Recipes for Filipino Potluck Party

Potluck season is on! it’s everywhere and it’s the season to gain a few pounds again. Now talking about potlucks, did you know Filipino potlucks are the best! One thing for sure when you are invited to one you will have a food coma as the food during these events...

Pepitoria

One of the unique sauces you will ever encounter in a dish, a delicious dish that has been long forgotten and now rare to find in Pinoy dining tables.  Pepitoria is a Filipino dish inspired by the Spanish made with chicken cooked in a creamy sauce made chicken liver, cooked...

Obar Snack (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

Every university student in Auckland City knows OBar, in fact I discovered this place becuase of my daughter, it is the usual hang out for most Asian students in the city. Obar is quite popular with its dinner service and I was fortunate enough to have tried it three times...

Hawaiian Oxtail Soup

The Hawaiians love this dish, and I don’t see any reason for you not to love it as well! This is one heck of a good comforting soup. Hawaiian Oxtail Soup is a type of clear soup prepared with Oxtails slowly cooked with aromatics alongside herbs and peanuts. If there...

Pho Bien (Henderson, Auckland, New Zealand)

We had tried Pho Bien before but that was in North Shore, we never knew they had another branch until recently when we were searching for a noodle house here at West Auckland. Located in Universal Drive, I was surprised not to know about this place before as I visit this...

Beef Tinaktak

Have you tried a cuisine that is a fusion of Spanish, Mexican, American, Japanese, and Filipino culture? If not, this dish is a good start. Beef Tinaktak is a Chamorro dish prepared with finely chopped beef, tomatoes, and green beans cooked in coconut milk. The first time I heard of...

Luna Bakehouse (Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand)

There is only one reason why we visited Luna Bakehouse and its becuase of those Double Ube Halaya Cruffin Instagram posts that have been flooding me for quite some time now. This was actually our second attempt because on our first visit, it was sold out. Before we further go...