Tagged: Salad

Bacon Caprese Salad 1

Bacon Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad on its own is already good, in fact this is one of my favourite salads but have you ever thought of making it even better? If not then meet Bacon Caprese Salad its better counterpart, basically it’s the usual mozzarella, tomatoes and basil in vinaigrette dressing but with additional...

Tinapa Flakes, Salted Duck Egg and Tomato 2

Tinapa Flakes, Salted Duck Egg and Tomato

Tinapa Flakes, Salted Duck Egg and Tomato is a type of side salad dish most probably of Filipino origin. I said most probably as I haven’t tried or seen this back home and just got introduced to it here in New Zealand when a Filipino friend of mine served it...

Iceberg Wedge Salad 1

Iceberg Wedge Salad

Iceberg Wedge Salad is a type of American salad made with wedge shaped chunks of iceberg lettuce topped with blue cheese dressing and generous amounts of bacon. It’s not a boring salad like most others at it definitely has tons of flavours from the blue cheese, the bacon, mayonnaise and...

Ensaladang Filipino 1

Ensaladang Filipino

Ensaladang Filipino is a type of side dish salad usually served on family gathering or outings usually served with grilled meats, grilled seafood and rice. I grew up with this dish and I always remember when we go out for an outing whether its friends or family this is always...

Yam Samun Phrai 1

Yam Samun Phrai

If you love som tam then you should also try this salad from Northern Thailand, the Yam Samun Phrai. Yam Samun Phrai like any Thai salads is a very tasty one, so tasty you will think a rice can accompany it, made with carrots, daikon radish, onion, different herbs and...

Blue Cheese Walnut Green Beans 1

Blue Cheese Walnut Green Beans

We dont do boring food here at Ang Sarap that is why we try hard to make each recipe exciting for everyone even if sometimes we have to add something out of the ordinary to give a normal food that added ooomph. Take this beans as an example usually they...

Pineapple Coleslaw 1

Pineapple Coleslaw

Coleslaw is such a versatile side dish, it goes well with many meat dishes that is either fried, grilled, barbecued or roasted as it tangy nature gives you a clean palate after every meaty bite. Traditionally coleslaw is made with just shredded cabbage and something that gives it a tarty...

Caprese Panzanella 1

7 Healthy Sides for Summer Meals

In summer, you often want to eat lighter meals. This translates into lighter sides, as well. Here are seven suggestions for light side dishes to serve with the main event at your dinner table or barbecue this summer. Five Bean Salad This classic side dish uses canned beans and vinaigrette...

Devilled Egg Macaroni Salad 1

Devilled Egg Macaroni Salad

Macaroni salad is so old school and to give that new life we will be infusing it with some spice and adding boiled eggs, lots of them. This process is called devilled where we will season the usual boiled macaroni with mustard, mayonnaise and paprika. The result is a mildly...

Pork Tonkatsu with Watermelon Tomato Salad 1

Pork Tonkatsu with Watermelon Tomato Salad

Before discovering this from Bon Appetit I never had imagined combining all of these in one plate unless they are from different dishes on a buffet. For me it’s such an odd combination but it works specially when served on a lunch time in a hot summer day served with...