Posts Tagged: food

Tokyo Ramen Show Oct 2015

Tokyo Series Day 7 – Part 4 (Oct 26, 2015) The 4th part of our itinerary was one that Reg found online, The Tokyo Ramen Show. I was enthralled when he saw this event – what better way to experience ramen

Tokyo Ramen Show Oct 2015

Tokyo Series Day 7 – Part 4 (Oct 26, 2015) The 4th part of our itinerary was one that Reg found online, The Tokyo Ramen Show. I was enthralled when he saw this event – what better way to experience ramen

Stuffed in Tsukiji Fish Market

Tokyo Series Day 7 – Part 2 (Oct 26, 2015) The 2nd part of our itinerary was to visit Tsukiji Fish Market. By this time, we already missed out on the morning’s hustle and bustle but I was sure there were

Stuffed in Tsukiji Fish Market

Tokyo Series Day 7 – Part 2 (Oct 26, 2015) The 2nd part of our itinerary was to visit Tsukiji Fish Market. By this time, we already missed out on the morning’s hustle and bustle but I was sure there were

Bro’s Yakitori Birthday

Last night, my not-so-little brother celebrated his birthday at home with a couple of his friends. The main highlight for me was his makeshift grill that cooked all his yakitori. My friends and I were very fortunate to have had

Bro’s Yakitori Birthday

Last night, my not-so-little brother celebrated his birthday at home with a couple of his friends. The main highlight for me was his makeshift grill that cooked all his yakitori. My friends and I were very fortunate to have had

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

Ramen Hits in Tokyo

Tokyo Series Day 4 (Oct 23, 2015) From Nara, Reg and I headed back to Central Kyoto to pack our stuff and prepare for our Tokyo trip. We took the shinkansen (bullet train) from Kyoto Station and arrived in Tokyo after

Ramen Hits in Tokyo

Tokyo Series Day 4 (Oct 23, 2015) From Nara, Reg and I headed back to Central Kyoto to pack our stuff and prepare for our Tokyo trip. We took the shinkansen (bullet train) from Kyoto Station and arrived in Tokyo after

Japan Travel Tips – Food & Culture

Here are some tips I gathered about Japan’s food and culture over the past three trips I have had. I hope it comes useful to you. Japanese folks are very disciplined when it comes to time and following the law.

Japan Travel Tips – Food & Culture

Here are some tips I gathered about Japan’s food and culture over the past three trips I have had. I hope it comes useful to you. Japanese folks are very disciplined when it comes to time and following the law.

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.

Champorado & Tinapa

On cold rainy days, a cup of rich champorado with tinapa on the side sounds comforting while cuddled up watching a movie. I grew up enjoying the combination of the sweetness from champorado and saltiness from tinapa for breakfast with definitely

Champorado & Tinapa

On cold rainy days, a cup of rich champorado with tinapa on the side sounds comforting while cuddled up watching a movie. I grew up enjoying the combination of the sweetness from champorado and saltiness from tinapa for breakfast with definitely

Sesame-Crusted Tuna Sushi Bowl

If I could snap my fingers and be instantly transported to another country, I’d visit Japan. For as long as I can remember, I’ve been fascinated with this country and its incredibly rich culture. Be it art, architecture, food, landscapes…

Sesame-Crusted Tuna Sushi Bowl

If I could snap my fingers and be instantly transported to another country, I’d visit Japan. For as long as I can remember, I’ve been fascinated with this country and its incredibly rich culture. Be it art, architecture, food, landscapes…

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

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

Shibuya Crossing

Japan Chronicles 10 – Shibuya Crossing (May 23, 2013) I remember Shibuya as one of the busiest areas in Tokyo, Japan that houses numerous food and fashion centers. It surrounds the Shibuya Station that is the busiest railway station as

Shibuya Crossing

Japan Chronicles 10 – Shibuya Crossing (May 23, 2013) I remember Shibuya as one of the busiest areas in Tokyo, Japan that houses numerous food and fashion centers. It surrounds the Shibuya Station that is the busiest railway station as