Braised Beef Ribs in Bourbon Barbecue Sauce

One of the best ribs recipe you will ever use, these tender sweet beef #ribs are so addictive you will definitely lick those bones dry.

Braised Beef Ribs in Bourbon Barbecue Sauce

I got the idea of this recipe when we dined in at Ms Clawdyseveral months ago, it was one of our orders and we really loved it, I just hope we got a bigger serving as we really enjoyed it and it was not enough. Anyways enough with that rant because now I can enjoy as much as I can as we are making it at home based my memory of how the dish tasted like so I must tell you this is not the original…

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Hakka Hut (North Shore City, New Zealand)

This place “Hakka Hut” in North Shore is always jam packed with customers during #yamcha times, I guess you know why.

I had dined in at this place several times and we always had waited for an available table because in all of those occasions the place is packed with customers, they even had tables outside the premises in front of other businesses, this is how popular this place is.

Tucked at the end of William Pickering Drive, this place is not hard to find, it’s easily accessible especially for those who work…

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Chicken and Gnocchi Soup

Do you always consume gnocchi like a #pasta? Well try this Chicken and #Gnocchi #Soup for a change, if you love the Filipino sopas then you will definitely like this fancier version.

Chicken and Gnocchi Soup is a creamy chicken soup which contains chicken pieces, gnocchi, carrots and spinach leaves. I heard it is a popular menu item in Olive Garden but never had tried them when I visited US a couple of years ago. We dined-in one time in their Brea Branch and we really enjoyed their food but never had ordered this, having said that several years later I saw food bloggers…

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Sour Cream and Chives Twice Baked Potatoes

It’s a cross between mashed potatoes and baked potatoes, if you love both then try this one out

Sour Cream and Chives Twice Baked Potatoes

Do you love mashed potatoes and baked potatoes but getting tired of them? Are you looking for new ideas on how to prepare your potatoes? Well try this mash up of both your favourites for a change, it’s a baked potato but it is also a mashed potato, twice baked flavoured with sour cream and chives. It goes well with grilled meats and tangy salads.

Sour Cream and Chives Twice Baked Potatoes Prep…

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Sicilian Fish Soup

This #Sicilian Fish #Soup is a seafood soup like no other, the grated pumpkin in the seafood stock with tomatoes is a match made in heaven.

Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, located on the Southernmost part of Italy. This place is noted for a long history of good cuisine and producing excellent wines hence it is called “God’s Kitchen“.  Knowing that Sicily is an island ingredients used on most of their dishes comes from the surrounding coastlines hence seafood are abundant and these are commonly cooked with…

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Taiwanese Beef Noodle Soup

This humble #Taiwanese Beef #Noodle #Soup is so tasty and comforting you will definitely ask for seconds

Beef Noodle Soup 2

Beef noodle soup have a lot of variations from the Chinese Braised Beef , Vietnamese Pho, Thai Kuaitiao Nuea Pueay and Dry Beef Noodle Soup to name some. They might all look alike but there are subtle differences between each other and this is because of the availability of ingredients where the said dish is popular but where did it all started?

The first accounts of a stewed beef noodle soup…

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Cooking for a Team Building Activity

One of the best team buildings you can ever have, a cooking activity. See your colleagues under pressure! #teambuilding

A couple of years ago we had a similar team building activity in the same beautiful location of Matakana. There we rented some baches complete with kitchen and cooking equipment. Now this team building activity is happening again but there will be no winners, just a pure fun activity where everybody participates in creating a wonderful dinner for everyone. Like before everybody draw lots to know…

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Goto (Ox Tripe Porridge)

#Goto best consumed on Weekends between 1:00 AM to 5:00 AM, I guess most of you know why especially when it’s open 25 hours.

Goto is a type of rice congee popular in the Philippines, it is made similar to congee where rice is boiled in prolonged time with a generous amount of stock, the one thing that distinguishes it with a regular congee is that it is flavoured usually with various meats together with ox tripe and lots garlic. This type of congee is a very popular street food; in fact you can see this dish where…

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Peach and Apricot Muffin with Custard Filling

This is not your average #muffin as it has surprises in store for every bite you dig in like its custard filling and crunchy topping

Peach and Apricot Muffin with Custard Filling

Muffins are sometimes boring that is why when my daughter describes it as an ugly cupcake I can relate to it. Having said that muffins can be also amazing all you need to do is to give it some tender loving care, don’t just put your usual flavour to it, put something to wow the ones who will be consuming them. Take this muffin for example, this Peach and Apricot Muffin it is loaded with goodness…

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Flaky Roti

This Flaky Malaysian #Roti is so addictive you can enjoy it with anything from a simple sambal, bananas, langka and curries.

Flaky Roti

Back in Malaysia Flaky Roti is a part of my everyday life, almost daily I have it for breakfast in the form of roti telur (egg), I have it for lunch with sambal and curry then for snacks in a form of roti nangka (langka) or roti pisang (banana). It is so addictive, its warm, soft and flaky texture is something you always look for.

Roti is generally an Indian bread but it is consumed widely in…

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