Tagged: Drink

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Red Bean Bubble Tea

Before you start reading this article I would love to announce that Ang Sarap is nominated at Bloggys 2015, the Philippines’ premiere blog awarding event. Who does not want to win the blog of the year? So if you want Ang Sarap to win this voting is now open, just...

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Honey Calamansi Iced Tea

I know it’s so cold here down under while it’s so hot and humid on the opposite side but nothing stopping me to enjoy a bit of sunshine through a drink we used to enjoy in the Philippines, the Honey Calamansi Iced Tea. Honey Calamansi Iced Tea is a drink...

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Kura Restaurant (Auckland, New Zealand)

I’ve been to Tanuki’s Cave several times and it was amazing, I love their food specially those yakitoris (their specialty) now I am trying one of their establishments called Kura just beside it. I never knew that they have 3 restaurants before until now and after I tried both the...

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Must Try Food in Hawaii

In my personal opinion Hawaii has a very diverse cuisine because its influences came from almost all continents, from Asia like Philippines, Korea, Japanese and Chinese; America and Europe as well as the Island nations. You can see this mix of culture when you participate in a Luau feast where noodles,...

Mojito

Mojito is a cocktail drink that is made up of five main ingredients namely white rum, sugar, lime juice, sparkling water and mint. A good combination of refreshing ingredients that combines well with the strong rum making it a really popular summer cocktail drink. Mojito originated from Havana and it is considered...

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Jus Alpukat (Indonesian Avocado Shake)

Sometimes if something is already the best the only way to beat it is having two of those best things together but in this case it’s different, I know a lot of Filipinos love this amazing fruit shake but I found something better when I visited Indonesia ages ago. It...

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Sangria

Sangria is an alcoholic beverage made out of red wine, fruit juices, soda water, fruit, some sweetener and sometimes brandy. It is a typical summer drink in Spain and Portugal which is named after the Spanish and Portuguese word “bloodletting” due to is dark-red colour. Sangria also is popular in...

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T2 Tea (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

If you are looking for Tea leaves or any Teaware in New Zealand I guess no one gets even close to the extensive selection T2 Tea offers. From Tea Pots, Tea Cups and Loose Tea leaves they have almost everything a tea lover would look for. I love the shop...

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Sago Samalamig

Sago or tapioca pearls is a starch extracted from tapioca formed into small shaped balls commonly used as a food ingredient in Asian countries like China, Philippines, Malaysia and Thailand. Usually used in dessert or beverages such as milk tea or this popular beverage in the Philippines made out of...

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Must Try Food in New Zealand

Last week we featured Philippines the country where I originally came from, this time we will be featuring New Zealand which is my current home. You might think that New Zealand does not have a lot of popular food items apart from Kiwi, Lamb and Beef but trust me there...