All posts filed under: The Pantry

Mussels

FOOD TO EAT IN OCTOBER

FOOD TO EAT IN OCTOBER Summer is over along with its beautiful fruits and vegetable. We are now entering the autumn season with among others root vegetables. Some might say that we are entering a less interesting season of the year when it comes to the variety of ingredients available. However, I believe this is time […]

Black Cow Vodka

Black Cow Vodka

Everyone’s bar staple should include a few bottles of gin, rum, whisky and vodka. This super premium vodka should easily fit well in your bar. Some might say “another vodka” or “all vodka taste the same”, may be this might be the case till you put your hands on a Milk based vodka. I managed […]

KImchi

My journey into Kimchi

Reading David Chan’s Momofuku book made me want to try out his Kimchi recipe. In short, Kimchi is fermented cabbage with some Kuchukaru and other ingredients like salted shrimp to kick start the fermentation process. For those not too familiar with Kimchi, it is like our mayonnaise or ketchup which we could use on pretty […]

A guide to pasta by fix.com

A PASTA GUIDE

A PASTA GUIDE As a non-Italian, it is sometime so hard to figure out which pasta type goes with which sauce. I love pasta so much that I could easily eat some everyday whether home-made fresh pasta or dry one. We often think about spaghetti or tagliatelle but do you know that we have over […]

Jerusalem Artichokes

FOOD TO EAT IN DECEMBER

FOOD TO EAT IN DECEMBER December just arrived. Some of you are buying their Xmas trees and looking forward to the December feast, others are still relying on their favorite take aways, others are taking the time to eat seasonally. The summer variety might not be there but we still got some very nice vegetable and […]

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AQUAFABA: THE EGG REPLACMENT

AQUAFABA: THE EGG REPLACMENT I can’t count how many time that I had to find a replacement for eggs. Seriously, it is a massive struggle when your wife is pregnant and can not have eggs or when you invite vegans over for dinner. Yes, its hell. Finally, I have found a great solution that seems […]

Cupboard starts: noodles

CUPBOARD STARS: NOODLES

CUPBOARD STARS: NOODLES All of us have a bunch of items in our cupboard that buy and often never use. In this new series of posts, I will simply explain some items that we have came across and may bought but don’t often know how to use or understand the differences. Being in Asia for […]

Conservas Ortiz

CONSERVAS ORTIZ

CONSERVAS ORTIZ One of the great products to have in your pantry is a simple can of tuna from Conservas Ortiz. So many recipes can be done with that simple can of tuna from salad nicoise to great pasta. Thanks to my Spanish in-laws, I have discovered the Ortiz tuna can. Although it comes at […]