An Easy Side Dish – Guylan (Recipe)

There are a lot of different vegetables out there. Some I have probably never even heard of and then there are others that all look the same. Leafy greens are supposed to contain lots of nutrients, so here’s an easy recipe for a green vegetable that you may not be familiar with – guylan which…

Tripas à Moda do Porto

The Easter holiday recently passed. Many children get to do Easter egg hunts during this time and as fun as it is to find chocolates and treats, I’d like to think the adult equivalent is travelling around the world. I travel, I hunt down restaurants that serve the dishes I’m looking for, and then I…

Thai Shrimp (Recipe)

Are you looking for an easy dish with a bang to use those bouncy, juicy, and succulent shrimp? Try this easy Thai shrimp recipe. Ingredients: Cooking oil About a dozen shrimp 1 tbsp shrimp paste with soya bean oil paste Bit of salt A splash of Shaohsing rice cooking wine Scallions, sliced Instructions: Clean and…

The Famous Sachertorte

Delicious pastries, cakes, and confectionery treats? All I can say is Austria is one country full of them. And rich, decadent chocolate cake? Who doesn’t enjoy a slice of that? In Vienna, the Sachertorte is probably one of the most well known desserts and some even refer to it as their national cake. It’s full of chocolate,…

Rendang – A Fiery Indonesian Meal

Sometimes, you just need a meal that you know is going to blow your taste buds away. Rendang is just one of those types of dishes and it’s a classic Indonesian dish. This delicious, but fiery coconut milk based-stew can be prepared with different types of meat, like beef, lamb or chicken. Beef is probably…

A Real English Breakfast

It’s funny. No matter how many times I have landed into the United Kingdom, I never actually took the time to stay and tour London. I wont lie, it hasn’t ever been a high priority on my list but I met a friend along one of my travels that lives there so I decided to…

Food Subscriptions – A Box From Japan

Online subscriptions have been all the rage for quite some time. Whether it be a monthly subscription for tea lovers, a subscription to have handpicked ingredients delivered to your door, or even a mishmash of unique snacks from around the world, if there’s something you’re looking for it probably exists. Although I have never been…

The Polish Pyzy

Food can take the form of many different shapes and sizes, but I would like to think a circular sphere is quite common. Meatballs, mochi, oranges, and something called pyzy (pronounced “peh-zey”). Pyzy is a Polish dish that can be eaten as a main meal. They are considered as just one of the many types…

A Gluttonous Sandwich – The Francisinha

Every dish has a story. The francisinha is no different. Legend says that there was a Portuguese man that moved to France. He was a womanizer, so he loved to roam around living a life of debauchery. One day, his dad called him and told him he wanted to open a restaurant in Portugal, but…

What the Offal?

Today is Halloween. Although I didn’t get a chance to carve out a pumpkin this year, let alone visit a pumpkin patch, I think a festive way to get into the mood is through food. I’m not talking about all the candies, chips, and chocolate bars, but by eating things that scare the majority. Brains?…