We all know that you cannot help but feel hungry while watching the amazingly delicious food they eat in K-dramas. If you are an avid K-drama watcher, you have most likely been familiar with these Seaweed Rice Balls. Rice is usually served warm in a metallic […]
This month is the holy month of Ramadan. In Indonesia, the country with the world’s largest Muslim population in the world, Muslims typically wake up before dawn to eat a suhoor meal, fast through the day, and nourish throughout the day during the iftar, or evening meal […]
No-bake cheesecakes are such an easy, no fuss cheesecake recipe made from scratch. They are one of my favorite things to make during any type of celebration. It is perfect when you need something quick and easy, anywhere in any kitchen although you do not […]
Matcha seems to be everywhere these days, from baked goods to drinks. The frenzy has spread to all corners of the food and beverage industries. You can even find matcha latte in nearby Starbucks now. The popularity of this finely bright green hue powder comes […]
Many of you should have probably tried miso soup at least one if you have visited Japanese restaurants. The Japanese people consider miso soup as a staple in their lifestyle. The soup is commonly served as a small portion side dish to complement a meal. In Japan, people begin their day with a bowl of miso soup, believed to stimulate digestion and energise the body. (more…)
I have never been one to go crazy over brownies because I found them too sweet or chocolaty to my liking. So, I wanted to try something different this time by incorporating my favorite matcha into the classic baked treats.
Adding matcha powder seriously took white chocolate brownies to the next level. These Matcha White Chocolate Brownies are fudgy and moist, with earthy and bitter matcha flavor that does not overwhelm the sweetness from white chocolate. I also scattered crushed almonds on top for added texture for every bites. (more…)
I personally have always felt like making lunch or dinner is quite a hurdle. Unless you plan on being home all day, you either have to prep the recipes or buy fresh ingredients ahead of time. I was in the mood of something tasty but it does not have to be complicated or time consuming. Therefore, I decided to whip up this easy Spaghetti Aglio e Olio, pasta in garlic and oil sauce, using minimal ingredients in just 20 minutes.
I think Spaghetti Aglio e Olio is simple, understated, and delicious. The main ingredients that go into this recipe are spaghetti, olive oil, garlic, salt, red pepper flakes, and parsley, and do not leave a generous helping of parmesan cheese on top. Although it only takes a couple of basic ingredients from the pantry, it still requires some basic methods to be done right. When it is cooked correctly, the dish should result in a perfectly scented but not overpowering extra virgin oil-infused garlic, wrapped around al dente pasta and complimented with the salty bite of parmesan and fresh parsley. (more…)