Breakfast

Pospas de Gallina

Goto, Arrozcaldo, Lugaw and Pospas de Gallina what are the differences between these Filipino style congee? Many of us use at least the first three names interchangeably with this chicken and rice porridge dish, even I never knew what a real arrozcaldo was. Now to set things correctly here is...

Breakfast Quesadilla 1

Breakfast Quesadilla

I got this idea when I ordered some Breakfast burrito in one of the catering companies here in Auckland, it proved to be delicious as most of my teammates asked me to order there again next time, we have a team breakfast at the office. Basically it was a chorizo...

Strawberry Taho 1

Strawberry Taho

I love taho, I grew up with it drinking almost every morning. I still remember those days when I hear the street peddler shouting taho, I start to run out, on the way ask my mom for five pesos and grab the largest mug I can find in the kitchen...

Croque Madame 2

Croque Madame

There are many dishes to whip up with that left-over Christmas Ham, most of you already have a stock standard recipe that you prepare on a yearly basis like soup, pasta and quiche to name some but have you tried making Croque Madame or Croque Monsieur? Croque Madame or Croque...

Bubur Ayam 1

Bubur Ayam

If you love congee, goto or arrozcaldo then this is a no brainer for you, an Indonesian Style chicken congee infused with Indonesian spices. Like most congee dishes it all start with rice and some good chicken stock then additional ingredients are infused to create a concoction unique to the...

Smoked Salmon Scrambled Egg 1

Smoked Salmon Scrambled Egg

Making breakfasts can be daunting, especially for the untrained it will be a task waking up early and preparing for you meal to start your day. But that is not the case always, you can be smart about it and make an amazing breakfast in the least amount of time...

Pulled Pork Hash 1

Pulled Pork Hash

Pulled Pork Hash is a dish made with leftover pulled pork spiced with cumin, chillies, turmeric and coriander combined with cubed potatoes then topped with sunny side up eggs. The perfect breakfast that you can enjoy on its own, with rice, with bread or even soft tacos. So, do you...

Scrambled Bagoong Egg 1

Scrambled Bagoong Egg

One breakfast morning the wife made this, it was smelly (fragrant for Filipinos) and it was good. With just a simple addition to your normal scrambled eggs the boring usual breakfast item becomes amazing and definitely tastier. I am not sure if this has been done before somewhere but my...

Beef Shakshuka 1

Beef Shakshuka

Shakshouka or shakshuka is a dish made out of eggs poached in a sauce made with tomatoes, chillies, onions, other vegetables infused with spices. This dish is of Tunisian origin hence it is popular in Tunisia and surrounding regions like Libya, Algeria, Morocco and Egypt. The name Shakshouka means “a...