Category Archives: Food Reviews

Yarns & Cookies

After indulging on sweet drinks during stressful days and major carbs from my Bangkok trip, I gained significant weight that did not make me feel so great about myself. On top of that, I was not able to manage my

Yarns & Cookies

After indulging on sweet drinks during stressful days and major carbs from my Bangkok trip, I gained significant weight that did not make me feel so great about myself. On top of that, I was not able to manage my

Saturday Baking

I found myself making brownies from an instant mix today. The instant mix had been sitting in the kitchen for about three months. I was supposed to bake it three months ago when an influx of cakes and sweets came

Saturday Baking

I found myself making brownies from an instant mix today. The instant mix had been sitting in the kitchen for about three months. I was supposed to bake it three months ago when an influx of cakes and sweets came

Wafers & Chips by Brera

While my family and I were doing an ocular in Acacia Estates for my mom’s birthday, we found this German store right beside the supermarket called Brera Delicatessen. They sell snacks, frozen food, dips, sauce, sandwiches and wine among other things.

Wafers & Chips by Brera

While my family and I were doing an ocular in Acacia Estates for my mom’s birthday, we found this German store right beside the supermarket called Brera Delicatessen. They sell snacks, frozen food, dips, sauce, sandwiches and wine among other things.

How To Eat Sushi

I realized I have been eating sushi wrong after watching this video by Tokyo’s Naomichi Yasuda. Watch how the master does it. Rule #1: Use fingers for sushi rolls Rule #2: Never combine ginger and sushi Rule #3: Never shake off soy

How To Eat Sushi

I realized I have been eating sushi wrong after watching this video by Tokyo’s Naomichi Yasuda. Watch how the master does it. Rule #1: Use fingers for sushi rolls Rule #2: Never combine ginger and sushi Rule #3: Never shake off soy

Nihon Bashitei

My staple order in any Japanese restaurant consists of salmon sashimi and tempura. When a restaurant gets those right, I’m done. I can keep going back to the same place and order the same thing again and again. Nihon Bashitei has

Nihon Bashitei

My staple order in any Japanese restaurant consists of salmon sashimi and tempura. When a restaurant gets those right, I’m done. I can keep going back to the same place and order the same thing again and again. Nihon Bashitei has

Apartment 1B: Gourmet Comfort Food

I was able to try Apartment 1B for my brother’s baby’s Christening. Apparently, the restaurant has earned good reputation as a breakfast, lunch and dinner place over the years even with a short and sweet menu. I’m going back here to

Apartment 1B: Gourmet Comfort Food

I was able to try Apartment 1B for my brother’s baby’s Christening. Apparently, the restaurant has earned good reputation as a breakfast, lunch and dinner place over the years even with a short and sweet menu. I’m going back here to

Lusso by Margarita Flores

Truffle Fries. Foie Gras Burger. Mac and Cheese. I’m usually the type who orders the same thing in a resto and these are the types of food that do not usually make it to my list. What may sound ordinary

Lusso by Margarita Flores

Truffle Fries. Foie Gras Burger. Mac and Cheese. I’m usually the type who orders the same thing in a resto and these are the types of food that do not usually make it to my list. What may sound ordinary

Foodie 7

Check out these amazing foodie finds from Pinterest. Sparking any interest for this week’s creation? See source of repins at http://www.pinterest.com/marieltan/ Anything with bacon works for me!   This quacamole dish looks amazingly refreshing. Baked potato crisps with cream and herbs!!

Foodie 7

Check out these amazing foodie finds from Pinterest. Sparking any interest for this week’s creation? See source of repins at http://www.pinterest.com/marieltan/ Anything with bacon works for me!   This quacamole dish looks amazingly refreshing. Baked potato crisps with cream and herbs!!

Foodie 6

Hungry for the most delectable food! It’s amazing how you can get so many ideas from people all over Pinterest. Sharing with you some of my favorite finds online. See source of repins at http://www.pinterest.com/marieltan/ This chicken+waffle combination looks pretty simple

Foodie 6

Hungry for the most delectable food! It’s amazing how you can get so many ideas from people all over Pinterest. Sharing with you some of my favorite finds online. See source of repins at http://www.pinterest.com/marieltan/ This chicken+waffle combination looks pretty simple

Foodie 4

What keeps me alive! Source: Pinterest

Foodie 4

What keeps me alive! Source: Pinterest

Tsukiji Fish Market – A must!

Japan Chronicles 8  – Tsukiji Fish Market (May 23, 2013) We only had one free day to spare during our Japan tour last May and I wanted to have a blast with my family! Having heard that going to Tsukiji Fish

Tsukiji Fish Market – A must!

Japan Chronicles 8  – Tsukiji Fish Market (May 23, 2013) We only had one free day to spare during our Japan tour last May and I wanted to have a blast with my family! Having heard that going to Tsukiji Fish

Foodie 3

Thoughts on food. Thank you, Pinterest!  I love it when people are able to make vegetables more delicious than they already are. © 2014 Dolce Vita. All rights reserved.This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. (marieltan.wordpress.com) Photo

Foodie 3

Thoughts on food. Thank you, Pinterest!  I love it when people are able to make vegetables more delicious than they already are. © 2014 Dolce Vita. All rights reserved.This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. (marieltan.wordpress.com) Photo

Yabu: The House of Katsu

It was only today when I finally tried Yabu: The House of Katsu. The first time I had something similar to this was when I was in Japan. My fondest memory of this type of food was when my mom

Yabu: The House of Katsu

It was only today when I finally tried Yabu: The House of Katsu. The first time I had something similar to this was when I was in Japan. My fondest memory of this type of food was when my mom

Foodie 2

Indulge! © 2014 Dolce Vita. All rights reserved.This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. (marieltan.wordpress.com) Photo Credit: Pinterest User Post

Foodie 2

Indulge! © 2014 Dolce Vita. All rights reserved.This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. (marieltan.wordpress.com) Photo Credit: Pinterest User Post