A superb birthday surprise: Gourmet Traveller 88 Cookbook …

So what is this all about, a Gourmet Traveller 88 cookbook??? Haven’t heard you mentioned it at all! Is this your first reaction when you see the above image? To be honest, I was so astonished on 11th June (my birthday),  when my hubby, Peter asked me to unwrap the birthday present, I was still in bed, not […]

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Blushing Piña Colada

Sitting in front of the TV watching World Cup, I suddenly felt like making a summer drink which contained pineapple but a normal virgin pina colada does not interest me. I have always find that it is difficult to have a perfect pina colada, it was either too coconutty or the consistency was too thin and not creamy enough […]

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Perhaps the Best Crêpe in the world: La Crêperie de Hampstead

A lot of Londoner would know Hampstead Crêperie because the long queue at night have not changed a bit since I was still in University, they had been in the press many times. “Friend” of mine took me there the first time and I fell in love with this crêperie immediately and kept going back. As an undergraduate at that time, this was […]

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Soufflé Omelette

Núria from Spanish Recipes is hosting a food event called BlOg yOur Omelet, I thought this is a great suggestion as everybody eats omelette. I had several ideas but in the end I chose something that I have never done before, it’s soufflé omelette. Due to my departure for UK tomorrow, I did not want to shop specifically […]

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Almond Joy Muffins & a letter to Elle #ElleAPalooza

In the remembrance of our fellow food blogger, Elle who have passed away very unexpected on 28th January. #ElleAPalooza Dear Elle On 29th January, I was shocked to learn from Facebook that you had suddenly left us. You don’t know me in person but we have crossed each other in the blogosphere in Foodie Blogroll […]

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salmon onigiri (japanese rice balls) eat in 2 ways

Onigiri, the Japanese rice balls, is very common to eat at lunch or as part of the bento (lunchbox), in the past I would occasionally buy a piece of onigiri from the Japanese supermarket and eat as a quick lunch.     I have bought this onigiri mold   for some time and it’s really handy and clean. I […]

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