My Comfort Food

Pinpin Restaurant of Fraser Street touts itself as Filipino-Chinese cuisine, serving a combination of authentic Filipino dishes as well as Chinese dishes that are originally from the province of Fujian, located in south east China. The majority of the Chinese who migrated to the Philippines came from that province after the Spanish occupation of the…

All About Balance

Making a great bowl of Laksa is all about balance. The balance of the soup broth between a savoury, light chicken broth and the rich, heavy coconut milk. The balance between the thick, yellow noodles and the thin, white vermicelli. Yes, the both noodles together is the best way to have this dish. Then finally…

Earnest Ice Cream

What happens when two people who love ice cream get together? I am not talking about simply loving to eat ice cream, I mean love all things about ice cream. What happens is Earnest Ice Cream. Until today, the only way we were able to get Earnest has been in their signature glass pint jars…

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Big Burger Blues

This Sunday is Superbowl Sunday; this year the Superbowl in being held in New Orleans, home of the infamous Mardi Gras celebrations. The two teams competing are the Baltimore Ravens, and my all-time favourite NFL team, the San Francisco 49ers! Usually we get together at a friends house for beer and pizzas, but we have…