Food pleasures

One Minute in a Kyoto sushi train restaurant

One Minute in a Kyoto sushi train restaurant

 
We have spent a lot of time in Japan’s cheap sushi restaurants. Some are better than others, but all quite a good value – 105Yen per plate ($1.20).
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Dinners in Sukhothai

Dinners in Sukhothai

 
A quick play with HDR from the restaurant where we have been eating dinner every day we have been here.  I have never really ventured into this type of photography … Continue reading

 
Sticky rice with sweet coconut topping

Sticky rice with sweet coconut topping

My experience with Asian cuisine started late in life – sushi, curry, stir-fry, dim sim, dhal, naan, tepanyaki, varieties of noodles and rices  – I had little idea what they … Continue reading

Dewa Warung in Ubud – best food on a budget

Dewa Warung in Ubud – best food on a budget

For those on a regular holiday with money to spare, Ubud has on offer a plethora of cafes, restaurants and bars. Big, small, fancy, comfy, loud and romantic, whatever your … Continue reading

 
Lunch at Kue Bakery and Cafe in Ubud

Lunch at Kue Bakery and Cafe in Ubud

A short walk down the main street in Ubud will take you to the Kue Bakery and Cafe, an unassuming building promising not much at all. That is until you … Continue reading

How to make coconut milk from scratch

How to make coconut milk from scratch

I am sure there will be people out there answering this question with “Go to the pantry and open the can, easy”. Ok, this post is for those of you … Continue reading

 
Barclona restaurant – Lovina, Bali

Barclona restaurant – Lovina, Bali

Food in Bali has not been great so far. A lot of two minute noodle dishes pretending to be fancier than that, a lot of pink rice without much flavour … Continue reading

When the mulberry tree awakes

When the mulberry tree awakes

 
Croquembouche — custard-oozing toffee covered profiteroles

Croquembouche — custard-oozing toffee covered profiteroles

Most people doing Christmas bake turkeys, ham or even fish, as it the often the case in Australia. We never do that. I dont do a lot of roasts in … Continue reading

The cookie workshop, late into the night

The cookie workshop, late into the night

I promise you, you will get sick of cookies by the time I am done with Christmas. I know I am.  But since I put so much effort into the … Continue reading