Asia

Where to find the best Babi Guling in Bali, Indonesia

Where to find the best Babi Guling in Bali, Indonesia

Bali is notorious for many things; beautiful beaches, being an affordable wedding destination, cheap shopping, unofficially having the largest population of drunk Australians outside of Australia… But seriously, one of the more understated features of Bali would have to be the stunning, fragrant traditional dishes and […]

Discovering the lesser-known side of eating in Japan

Discovering the lesser-known side of eating in Japan

Japanese convenience store food You may think I am mad but honestly you cannot go to Japan without visiting one of their many convenience stores. For all those Westerners out there a convenience store is just that, a convenient pit stop to pick up an […]

Thai Goong Ten – Dancing Shrimp Recipe (Live Shrimp)

Thai Goong Ten – Dancing Shrimp Recipe (Live Shrimp)

Goong Ten is a delicacy from Thailand that roughly translates as dancing shrimp. Why? Well because the shrimp are still alive! And I’m sure you’d be fidgeting too if I covered you in sauce and served you to a customer, so don’t judge. In all seriousness though, […]

Authentic Snake Soup Recipe | Chinese/Cantonese

Authentic Snake Soup Recipe | Chinese/Cantonese

Snake soup is a 2,000 year old Chinese/Cantonese delicacy eaten in China and other parts of Eastern Asia. It may sound disgusting but snake meat is a light pink color with a texture similar to that of fish. Combined with meat stock, herbs, spices and […]

Homemade kaya jam toast with soft boiled egg recipe

Homemade kaya jam toast with soft boiled egg recipe

This kaya toast recipe showcases one of the most delicious and unique snacks I’ve tried in all of South East Asia. The sweet and salty flavours combine perfectly to create such a beautiful, flavoursome bite to eat. I first tried Kaya jam toast with soft […]

Bangladeshi cuisine. What food do they eat in Bangladesh?

Bangladeshi cuisine. What food do they eat in Bangladesh?

Traditional Bangladeshi foods rely on spices, herbs, rice, fish, and a variety of meats and breads, similar to Indian food due to the fact that they share a border, a history of British rule, and subsequent cultural similarities. Unlike the neighbouring Hindu region West Bengal […]