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Lumpiang Shanghai (Pork Egg Rolls)

Lumpiang Shanghai (Pork Egg Rolls)

Meeting someone for the first time and them finding out that I am Filipino has resulted in these following comments: “OMG! I love lumpia! Can you make them?” (Yes!) “I’m vegetarian, but I only eat pork when it’s in lumpia form” (OMG!) “Where do you […]

Oven Roasted Mackerel

Oven Roasted Mackerel

This fish dish reminds me of my trip at Dongdaemun Market’s fish street in Seoul a couple of years ago. I can’t recall how I ended up there. I do travel with a food list of the place in the native language, so it’s not […]

Radish Soup with Ground Pork

Radish Soup with Ground Pork

This recipe is inspired by my ingredient shopping miscalculation. For my latest batch of kimchi, I ended up with 2 extra radishes. I didn’t want it to go to waste, so I consulted one of my Korean cuisine cookbooks to cook with it and found […]

Eggplant and Onion Steamed Omelette

Eggplant and Onion Steamed Omelette

For me, the joys of grilling involve grilling vegetables. The leftover grilled vegetables are perfect for the next day’s meal (or meals). This recipe is inspired by the Korean steamed egg dish, Gyeranjjim 계란찜 – but instead of steaming it, just use your dutch oven. […]

Asparagus with caramelized onions

Asparagus with caramelized onions

It’s been a while – a long while since I’ve blogged. About four years, and change. It’s pretty funny how things come about, really. I’ve been planning this relaunch for about four months, but life happens. And here we are – I’ve got my own […]

Mackerel and Spinach Adobo

Mackerel and Spinach Adobo

Recently, I have made the conscious effort and decision to eat better. This is no small feat, as I barely have time to shop and cook (and blog it here) – and I refuse to eat anything that is labelled low-fat, low-calorie and whatever sugar […]