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7 Ramen Indulgence Around Alabang and BF Homes

Yes, we love ramen! We would always go to any new ramen restaurants in the Metro even if we have to drive along the consistently-heavy-traffic stretch of Edsa just to eat. 654 more words

Just Favorites

Kakiage Recipe

Interested in trying your hand at some simple Japanese recipes – here’s one of my favourites – Kakiage– from my book “Zenbu Zen – finding food, culture and balance in Kyoto… 667 more words

Japanese Cuisine

Photo Essay - Aoyama Farmer's market, Tokyo.

I always enjoy a good farmer’s market. Finding one in the center of Tokyo was a pleasant surprise. The Aoyama Farmer’s market is held on… 139 more words

Living In Japan

Agedashi Tofu with Mushroom Sauce


INGREDIENTS A: (makes 4 portions)

250g silken tofu (cut into 8 cubes)

Some cornstarch

Adequate oil (for deep-frying) 123 more words

Appetisers & Salads

Ohara & Sanzen-in

I like to visit Ohara as regularly as I can. It’s just north of Kyoto city – about an hour in the bus from Kyoto station but feels so much further away. 1,370 more words


Best Food Tours for 2015

Er… more than happy to be included in the Daily Telegraph’s Escape travel section’s top FOOD TOURS FOR 2015!!!! 

Arigatou Gozaimashita Angela Saurine for including me.  40 more words


Yoshikawa Tempura

A rather special venue for Tempura in Kyoto.

But Yoshikawa offers much more than finely fried morsels.

I haven’t stayed at this ryokan (traditional inn) but I have been taken through some of the rooms and they were most inviting!   241 more words