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

Barby’s Bakery (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

I usually don’t like bread but Asian type baked goods is an exception, it’s just those fluffy light sweet or savoury goodness I can’t resist. When we used to live in the Philippines there is this panaderias even in Malaysia and Hong Kong where you have these bakeries that offer...

Inasal na Liempo

Inasal is a type of dish usually using chicken marinated in a mixture of calamansi, ginger, garlic, lemon grass, and coconut vinegar. After the marinating process this is then grilled over hot charcoal while continuously basted in a butter, lemon and annatto which gives it a distinct red orange colour....

Huami New Menu (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

I love this place, I so like their menu I kept on coming back but during my last visit I was surprised because the menu that I get used to changed, was it for better? Well let’s find out. Huami is unlike your usual Auckland Chinese restaurant, while it is...

Copycat Chubby’s Mexican Hamburger

The first time I saw this was on the TV show called “The Grill Dads, I told myself right after watching it is that either I have to go to Denver to try this one out or make it at home, I chose the latter since going to Denver while...

Afripaya

Afripaya, yes, it’s a version of afritada but instead of the usual ingredients like potato, carrots and chicken this Cavinti uses a unique ingredient that will be hard for some to recreate, especially those outside the Philippines, it is made with carabao meat and papaya. Apart from the ingredient usually...

Y-Not Restaurant & Bar (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

Tucked at the end of the Princes Wharf is this hidden gem called Y-Not Restaurant & Bar, it is so out of the main road hence it tends to be quiet here, which was sad since these guys do prepare some great food but unlike its neighbours who are nearer...

Mango Sago Pudding

Mango Sago Pudding is a tropical dessert prepared with fresh chilled mango cubes served with mini tapioca pearls on creamy sweetened coconut cream sauce. This crowd pleaser is really easy to make even young kids can prepare this, all you need are mangoes, sugar, cooked sago and coconut cream, with...

Must Try Food Bali

Balinese cuisine may be nearly similar to Indonesian but it’s quite unique in a sense since it is more of influenced not by the mainland but with Chinese, Indian and now since it’s a very popular tourist destination it is now being influenced by the Australians, Americans, British and Japanese...

Chicken Biryani

If you notice I don’t usually cook Indian food, not that I don’t want it, don’t get me wrong I love curries, I am just intimidated on how to make it as amazing like how the Indian moms do it, with too much flavour and spices, I am scared of...

Squid, Prawns & Chorizo

This combination of Squid, Prawns & Chorizo in simple olive oil and garlic brings your dining table to the Mediterranean, imagine the seafood and unique flavour of chorizo, if you have been to the South of Europe it will definitely give you back a lot of memories. A very simple...