Pinoy Style Chasu Rice Recipe

Posted by on Sep 9, 2017 in Blog | 9 comments

Pinoy Style Chasu Rice Recipe

When I discovered chasu can be rice toppings too and you can make it with all the available recipes you can find in your local wet market. 🙂  I’m like: YES! I’ve always known Chasu as ramen toppings. 🙂 Turns out it’s really nice with rice.  The combination of chasu with spring onions and Japanese mayonnaise is really good.  This is originally Slide’s recipe since he’s obsessed with ramen, he learned to make it at home and play with the ingredients using locally available...

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE...

Two Quick Recipes using Gold Seas Tuna Chunks

Posted by on Jul 31, 2017 in Blog | 1 comment

Two Quick Recipes using Gold Seas Tuna Chunks

Besides the usual rice and chicken, pork, and beef for mealtimes I discovered a couple of quick and easy recipes using Gold Seas Tuna Chunks.     Gold Seas Tuna Chunks are healthier and tastier alternative to your usual menu plus it offers gourmet flavors that appeals to everyone in the family: Elise, loves Tuna Chunks in Olive Oil with Chili; Lily likes the Tuna Chunks in Herb and Garlic; Slide’s favorite is the Mild Indian Curry; and I loooove the Lemon and Pepper. 🙂  I love it so much I made a pasta...

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE...

How to Take a Perfect Foodstagram That Get More Likes

Posted by on Jul 7, 2017 in Blog | 11 comments

How to Take a Perfect Foodstagram That Get More Likes

Why do you take pictures of your food? If you ask me I take pictures of my food to appreciate,  to remember, to document my recipes and build community around it.  A community or a small group of people who will want to eat what I eat and cook what I cook.   Although food photos can influence a person’s appetite or food preferences, aesthetic still plays a major role here, like how well-lit the food is, if it is shot in a nice angle or perspective and if the color and presentation of the food is...

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE...

Food Review: Mendokoro Ramenba The Best Japanese Ramen Place

Posted by on May 30, 2017 in Blog | 6 comments

Food Review: Mendokoro Ramenba The Best Japanese Ramen Place

Are you a family of ramen fan like us? On mother’s day the husband brought the kids and I at Mendokoro Ramenba in Makati.  He said the restaurant is inspired by the authentic ramen houses in Japan, just like what we see in travel shows and magazines and their ramen is outstanding!  Since we are a family of ramen-eating monsters we should all try it. 🙂 We went there for lunch, the restaurant opens at exactly 11:30am and we arrived there at around 11:45am on a Saturday.  They can only sit 21 customers at a time and...

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE...

Peach Creamsicles Recipe

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in Blog | 3 comments

Peach Creamsicles Recipe

The summer heat has got me overflowing with ice dessert ideas including ice candy, slushies and popsicles!   Just a few days ago I made peach slushies and today I made peach creamsicles, it’s peaches and milkshake treat.   It’s a blockbuster hit, I can’t stop my daughter Lily from eating it all.  Since it’s a bit big for her mouth I had to put in shot glass so it won’t drip on the floor everytime she gives it a lick. This one is really easy to make, all you need is an ice-cube tray, a...

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE...

Surprise her this Mother’s day with these El Real recipes

Posted by on May 8, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Surprise her this Mother’s day with these El Real recipes

Give your mom the best gift this Mother’s day by cooking up these sumptuous pasta dishes, courtesy of El Real Pasta. Your mother will surely feel your love when she tastes the creamy goodness of Elbow Macaroni with Chicken and Wild Mushrooms, and Flat Spaghetti with Creamy Sausage and Chicken, made more satisfying with the “yumayakap ang sarap” goodness of El Real Elbow Macaroni and El Real Flat Spaghetti.   Elbow Macaroni with Chicken & Wild Mushrooms 2017-05-11 21:46:22 Save Recipe Print ...

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE...

The NEW Spicy Buffalo Style Chicken McDo

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

The NEW Spicy Buffalo Style Chicken McDo

You have to try the NEW Spicy Buffalo-Style Chicken McDo! Have an exciting gastronomic experience with rich, spicy flavor as McDonald’s introduces the all NEW Spicy Buffalo-Style Chicken McDo! It’s the Chicken McDo coated in a hot and zesty sauce for a hot, delicious twist. A different take on buffalo-style chicken, it will leave you wanting more after the first bite. Grab McDonald’s NEW Spicy Buffalo-Style Chicken McDo for only P95 with drink! This new chicken favorite is also available in 1-pc. meal with Fries and 2-pc....

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE...

Grass Jelly Coconut Milk Tea Recipe

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in Blog | 15 comments

Grass Jelly Coconut Milk Tea Recipe

Can you feel it? It has been a hot, sunny days lately and all we need is a refreshing drink to cool us down and enjoy the sweaty day ahead. 🙂 This grass jelly coconut milk tea is the win! My neighbor sells milk tea and it’s Php80-Php90 for every big cup.  It’s good and totally refreshing, my children are “suki” (frequent buyer) . But this fine day I would like to make them a home-made milk tea. 🙂    I used Jolly’s Grass Jelly. The grass jelly has a pleasant, lightly herbal flavor...

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE...

Mango and Strawberry Sago Pudding

Posted by on Feb 14, 2017 in Blog | 11 comments

Mango and Strawberry Sago Pudding

This Valentines Day, make something special for your loved ones. 🙂 Try my easy fruits and sago pudding recipe. Since strawberry is in season you can find them in leading grocery stores like SM Hypermarket, Landmark, Rustans and SnR.   In this recipe you can use any fruits you prefer. I’m thinking melon, kiwi and caramelize bananas will do too, so do not limit yourselves with just this two fruits. I’m a fan of “gata” or coconut milk and I’ve tried mostly all coconut milk in cans sold at...

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE...

Your Last Minute Valentine’s Day Dessert Ideas

Posted by on Feb 12, 2017 in Blog | 3 comments

Your Last Minute Valentine’s Day Dessert Ideas

Tomorrow is the big V day, are you going to brave the crowd and the traffic jam to get to the best restaurants in the Metro or you will celebrate it with some special home-cooked meals? If the latter, here’s some of my best dessert ideas that can help you plan for tomorrow. Strawberry Parfait Surprise your Valentine with this beauty.   Usually, a parfait is served in a tall glass but you can use any glass you have to make this one.  It’s a dessert consisting of layers of whipped cream, fruit and jelly.  See the...

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE...