Smoked Lumpiang Shanghai Recipe

Lumpia is one of the great thing Chinese immigrants has taught us, it is also similar to fresh popiah or fried spring rolls popular in Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore and the rest of Southeast Asia.

Smoked Lumpiang Shanghai
Smoked Lumpiang Shanghai

Lumpia wether fresh of fried, became part of Pinoy’s Fiesta Plate in local and international Pinoy gatherings. Heres one other way of preparing Lumpiang Shanghai – the Heinz way!! (more…)

Crispy Lemon Chicken @ Ariels House Boracay

Wanna try Lemon Chicken Boracay Style? Try eating Lemon Chicken at Ariels House – a restaurant located only few meters from the famous White Beach.

best lemon chicken
Best Lemon Chicken in the Island

One of the things I love about White Beach is the fact that you can find so much incredible food there. No matter what you are looking for, you can probably find it. Of course, if you know where to look you will find food that will nourish your body and give you the fondest memories of your trip. One of my newest discovery and now one of my favorite spots to grab a bite to eat is Ariel’s House located in Boracay Beach Club. (more…)

Heart Warmers : Singapore’s Hot Desserts

Text and Photos by : Leona Nepomuceno

After enjoying the cool desserts and snacks around the Bedok Hawkers Center, I cannot resist trying out their warm to hot counterparts pictured in the backlighted menu of a vegetarian stall. It reminded me of my favorite comfort food, “guinataan halo-halo” and the rest of its variants like bilo-bilo ( sticky rice balls) mais (sweet corn), and munggo(green or red bean). Most of the items in the menu are too exotic for my taste. Can you imagine snacking on “ papaya fungal “ and “Red date fungi”?

Singapore's Hot Desserts

From the menu, I chose a mono-colored warm soup in black, the sesame paste. I was imagining the scent of toasted and crushed sesame seeds , nutty and buttery. (more…)

StraitsKitchen Grand Hyatt Hotel Singapore

Wow! After an awesome lunch at The White Rabbit in Dempsey road we tried to burn the calories by walking around the city to checkout Singapore’s newest shopping malls. After an exhilarating urban adventure with lots of new retail discoveries, we found ourselves inside StraitsKitchen – one of the most popular buffet restaurant in Singapore.

Chicken and Beef Satay

Chicken and Beef Satay

Upon entering the restaurant I felt like I was inside a market place that practically offers all the best of local Singapore cuisine all in one roof. Asians loves to eat regardless of the season and in no particular reason – we just love to celebrate by treating ourselves with delicious dishes. (more…)

Sweet and Sour Pork @ Singkit Chinese Restaurant

Chinese Dumplings or Jiaozi has become widely popular all over the world, in fact you can find it in any restaurant near you. It is probably one of the best Chinese culinary contribution that has been perfected since the Sung Dynasty.

Sweet and Sour Pork
Sweet and Sour Pork P108.00

Traditionally, Chinese families get together to make Dumplings for their yearly celebration of Chinese New Year or Spring Festival. Thanks to Galleon Trade, Filipinos have been enjoying this food even before Filipinos first tasted Paella.

Last Month, I went to Harbor Square to attend an Acer Laptop launch. I came too early so I decided to roam around and look for something to eat. It was my first time in Harbor Square and I was surprised to see another areal in Manila that is fastly becoming a food hub. (more…)

Gloria Maris Dimsum Buffet

I just love Chinese Food! Well, Who doesn’t? Whether its a traditional Chinese Soup or a selection of light dumplings, each dish combines a good mixture of ingredients and a perfect balance that you can find in its flavors, aroma and food presentation.

Dimsum Buffet
Dimsum Buffet

Yum Cha, or eating Chinese Dimsum is the traditional dining of serving a wide range of light dishes served alongside Chinese tea as an early morning or afternoon snack. (more…)

Super Bowl of China introduces new Authentic Chinese Dishes

Recently, Super Bowl of China launched new set of super treats for its valued customers. Known for offering authentic Chinese cuisine that is truly pleasing to the palate, the restaurant now offers new exciting dishes aside from their specialties that is always within the budget.

Crispy Fish Fillet with Lemon and special Plum Sauce
Crispy Fish Fillet with Lemon and Plum Sauce

Introducing four new delectable dishes : Golden Weave Cut US Frozen Potatoes with Minced Pork, Beef Fillet Chinese Style, Crispy Fish Fillet with Lemon and special Plum Sauce and Hot and Spicy Chicken. (more…)