Tag: food

  • Top 5 Authentic Chinese Foods and Drinks To Try

    Top 5 Authentic Chinese Foods and Drinks To Try

    As consumers, we are not always told the absolute truth when it comes to products which we find in stores, and manufacturers will often lean on a certain country’s culture to best sell their wares. Often however we find that the products which we enjoy, are not even available in the country which they are […]

  • Cross Country Cuisines: How Food and Flavours Differ Around the World

    Cross Country Cuisines: How Food and Flavours Differ Around the World

    If you’ve been abroad, you might have been confused to find that your favourite condiment tastes a bit sweeter or spicier than you’re used to at home. This wasn’t your tastebuds playing tricks on you – food can taste different across the world, and it is intentional. Largely due to cultural and societal factors, certain […]

  • Rose Burillo – Tex Mex Foods Which Get Confused As Mexican

    Rose Burillo – Tex Mex Foods Which Get Confused As Mexican

    There are two forms of Mexican food, there is the authentic Mexican cuisine and there is Tex-Mex, and across the world generally we find Tex-Mex. There are many dishes therefore which are widely thought as being Mexican which in fact are Tex-Mex. It is for this reason why so many Mexicans are horrified when they […]

  • Celebrating Thanksgiving as an OFW in America

    Celebrating Thanksgiving as an OFW in America

    Thanksgiving Day in the US will fall on November 26 this year. It is one of the US Federal Holidays and an important day in the American calendar. Thanksgiving is also important to many migrant communities in the US, notably Filipinos. Here is look at how to make the most of Thanksgiving despite the prevailing […]

  • In Defense of Coffee 

    In Defense of Coffee 

    Perhaps you like a particular type of coffee beans, such as arabica, robusta, liberica, or excelsa.  Perhaps you favor a particular coffee drink, say, cafe latte, cafe mocha, espresso, americano, cold brew coffee, cappuccino, or double espresso.    Or perhaps you’re a coffee expert and particular about how you brew and flavor your coffee.    […]

  • How to Cook Like a Gourmet, With Almost no Skill

    How to Cook Like a Gourmet, With Almost no Skill

    You love to cook but you’re not by any means a gourmet chef?  Well all is not lost. All you really need to do is have a small set of recipes that you have mastered. Even top gourmet chefs have their favorites that they go to in a clutch. The only difference from those gourmet […]