Side Dish

Cheesy Broccoli Bites

Cheesy Broccoli Bites is a side dish / finger food of deep-fried breaded mixture of broccoli florets, cheese and eggs. This thing is so cheesy you will forget there is broccoli on this one. Cheesy Broccoli Bites is an excellent finger food or side dish, it’s so addictive and easy...

Garlic Mushrooms Cauliflower Skillet 1

Garlic Mushrooms Cauliflower Skillet

Garlic Mushrooms Cauliflower Skillet is a simple dish of Mushrooms and Cauliflower florets cooked in a skillet on olive oil, garlic and other herbs and spices. This Garlic Mushrooms Cauliflower Skillet is one of the most satisfying vegetable dishes I ever made, prepared just with chunky earthy mushrooms and nutty...

Chilli Bacon Lime Roasted Cauliflower 1

Chilli Bacon Lime Roasted Cauliflower

Chilli Bacon Lime Roasted Cauliflower is an easy side dish of roasted cauliflower seasoned with garlic and chilli dressed in scallion lime juice served with crispy bacon bits. Last night I saw some leftover cauliflower on my vegetable bin and was wondering what to make out of it, so it...

Panara 1

Panara

Panara is a Filipino dish made with deep fried wonton wrappers filled with bottle gourd, shrimps, onion and garlic. In the Philippines, the slang for drinks is “panulak”, which means something used to push. This recipe for today is the perfect match for that, “Panara” which literally something to block...

Home Made French Fries 1

Home Made French Fries

Home Made French Fries is a simple fool proof recipe of shoestring cut potatoes with crispy outer layer and fluffy insides. Do you know who made the French Fries? Take a guess, it’s not the French nor the Americans, it is the Belgians. Yes, you had seen it right, despite...

Garlic Parmesan Green Beans 1

Garlic Parmesan Green Beans

Garlic Parmesan Green Beans is a simple dish of Green Beans sautéed with garlic and butter then sprinkled with Parmesan cheese. Are you looking for some quick and easy side dish with the feast you are preparing? Well look no further, today is your lucky day and found one of...

Zucchini Fritti 1

Zucchini Fritti

Zucchini Fritti or Courgette fritti is an Italian dish of matchstick sliced courgettes lightly battered and deep fried The first time I had this dish was at Cotto’s in K’Road, I still remember when I saw a Zucchini Fritti on their menu and was quite intrigued on how they looked...

Edamame Succotash 1

Edamame Succotash

Succotash is a dish prepared traditionally with sweet corn and lima beans or other shell beans together with other ingredients such as tomato, capsicums and okra. Have you heard about this dish? Perhaps not if you don’t live in America but for Americans this is quite popular specially in the...

Rellenong Ampalaya 1

Rellenong Ampalaya

Rellenong Ampalaya or Stuffed Bitter Gourd is a Filipino dish of bitter ground stuffed with spiced minced meat then baked or pan fried. Ohhhhhh Bitter Gourd, its ugly, the taste, just the name alone makes a lot of people get their hands of it, which I do understand as I...

Glazed Carrots 1

Glazed Carrots

Glazed Carrots a simple dish of baby carrots par boiled and cooked in a lemon butter honey caramelized sauce. If you are looking for a simple side dish with your steak or grilled meat I guess nothing can go simpler than this, the glazed carrots, a dish of baby carrots...