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

Pancit Bato

Pancit Bato is a type of Filipino noodle dish prepared similarly to pancit canton but the main ingredients are fresh shrimps and pechay cooked together with a type of noodles that are traditionally sun dried over stones dehydrating it giving a unique flavour. Usually consumed with rice or pandesal this...

Rumah Makan Kuta (Bali, Indonesia)

This was the first place we eat when we arrived in Bali on our last vacation, we were tired after a long flight and this was one of the nearest one from where we stayed that is not a Western restaurant. Rumah Makan Kuta is a warung but located right...

Mango Cake

I haven’t made a cake for a while, the last one I made was last March and it was this Taisan cake, many months later here we are now making some Mango Cake. I have been planning to this for ages but did not have time, luckily several weeks ago...

Vegetable, Bacon, Italian Sausage and Risoni Soup

It’s that time again where I have to use everything that was left over from the recipes I already posted. We do this exercise once in a while so nothing goes to waste, basically using all the bits and pieces on the pantry and vegetable bin which was either forgotten...

Rasni Warung (Bali, Indonesia)

Cheap and below average but amazing views, great service and it was so cheap. I guess this is a first time I will be posting a below average review but there is not much of a choice when we visited Padang Padang Beach during our vacation in Bali, so if...

Tinadtad na Baka

Tinadtad na Baka is a type of sinigang found in Sta. Rosa prepared with of minced beef and/or chopped beef sautéed in onion, garlic and tomatoes cooked together with vegetables such as lima beans (patani), Daikon radish, okra, string beans, winged bean (sigarilyas), and water spinach (kangkong) flavoured with bilimbi...

Maxx Kitchen Foodcourt (Bali, Indonesia)

This post today will be really short but I just want to commend one food stall located in Maxx Kitchen Food Court inside Lippo Mall as they make one of the best fish and chips I had ever tried. While my wife was having an appointment with a hair dresser...

Prawn, Vegetable and Sweet Potato Stir Fry

Have you used sweet potato on stir fries? Well I think for me this is the first time and I got this idea from the Chinese stir fries that uses potatoes like the Di San Xian (Fried Potato, Eggplant and Pepper in Garlic Sauce 地三鲜) or Shredded Potato (Qiang Chao...

Ika Furai

All of us know calamari is a lightly battered squid deep fried to a very crispy state. This popular Italian dish has been a regular in most bars as it is a good beer match plus it is easy to prepare for the bar kitchen staff, but have you thought...

Sky Garden Bali (Bali, Indonesia)

If you are young (even the young at heart) and love to party when in Bali this place is a must, Sky Garden Bali. If I can describe it in few words it will be a “Nightlife Theme Park” where you can listen to any music, in any genre, in...