I wasn’t a fan of oatmeal until I tried overnight oats from Trimeats purchased at the food bazaar. Announcing their first anniversary on Instagram, they collaborated with Lewis & Carroll Artisanal Tea to launch a Pop-Up Brunch event last year in October at Lewis & Carroll in South Jakarta. Trimeats is an oatmeal-based food
Reuniting with good fellas with whom I shared the good and the bad times during school life in Amsterdam would not be complete without visiting one of our favourite restaurants those days (in my case, until now). No, it’s not a typical Dutch stamppot or uitsmijter that I was looking for. We headed to
This post is mainly about the recent trend in culinary festivals in Indonesia for the last 10 years. To participate in a Blogger Dream Team competition, this is purposely written in Bahasa Indonesia. I will make an English version out of it within a few weeks.
How to turn salad into soup? It’s either the easiest question to answer or the most stupid question ever asked. If you are being naïve by saying, “Just pour water on it!”, that’s what I’m talking about. Today’s “victim” is gado-gado. Gado-gado is an Indonesian (specifically Javanese) salad dish with peanut
EAT FIRST, SHOP LATER Since my sister and I like mutton, Mr. Efrat, our driver slash history teller, recommended us to try one of president Joko Widodo’s (Jokowi) favourite dishes when he was a mayor in Solo: tengkleng at the warung, or stall, called “Tengkleng Klewer Bu Edi”. Although I was born and raised in Indonesia, tengkleng became my
Some of you who have read my post “It’s Always Sunny in Copenhagen“, perhaps you notice that in one of its chapter called “Nyhavn in a Shoestring”, I mentioned that, “…..There’s a Thai restaurant near the end of the row suppose you miss rice and spicy flavour…” Somehow, I feel responsible
Greektown, located on Danforth Avenue, was one of the early Greek immigrant settlements in Toronto and considered the largest in North America in 1970s and 1980s. It is a member of Business Improvement Area (BIA), the association of business people in the community established in 1981 whose goal is to attract