Thai Style Pineapple Fried Rice

One of the best pineapple fried rice that I have tasted was in Chiang Mai, Thailand. I don’t know how but Thai people know their rice, know their seasoning and know how to give you a good plate of fried rice. I remember this pineapple fried rice I ate in a random restaurant in Chiang…

Chicken Kabsa – Aromatic Yemeni Style One Pot Rice

I remember the first time I put the rice in my mouth, it opens up another door of spice combination for me. Other than my usual Indian, Malay or Chinese food, this Middle Eastern Yemeni chicken kabsa is a whole new world to me. Thanks to Mr. Paya who brought me into all these. I…

Staring at the Sky

Sometimes I am sitting at home and when I look outside of my apartment, the sky is just so beautiful. I have captured many photos of the sky that I can see from my apartment. Sometimes the sunset is so breathtakingly beautiful that it just keeps me standing at the balcony staring at the sky until…

Pulled Pork Sandwich with Pickled Carrot and Red Onion

When I imagine pulled pork, I think about messy, dirty, comforting, greasy. This is the food you just want to eat at home without anyone looking at you (if possible). As you bite  into the pulled pork bun, the sauce will flow and linger around your finger and it will get greasy and messy.  Do…

Come On Amigo! Chomp on Seafood Paella

Paella is our comfort food. Please agree with me if you ever had Paella and it’s your comfort food too. When I saw this Paella photo from Saveur, I fell in love because that is exactly how my dream Paella should look like. Deep dark orange rice coloured by sweet paprika and saffron contrasting with…