Cooked sliced open haggis and vegetables with mashed turnip, potato and fried onions on a rustic wood table with copy space

What is Haggis?

January 26, 2022 smitsa 0

Haggis is a savoury pudding that originally came from Scotland. Indeed, the best haggis is to be found there and is a mix of minced […]

nettle tea, an example of yummy weeds

Yummy Weeds

November 8, 2021 smitsa 0

Yummy weeds might sound more like an oxymoron but if you are a forager of wildfood then what might seem a bane of the garden […]

Indian Sweet Food Motichoor Laddu it is one of famouse sweet food of The Republic Day or Independent day

Motichoor Ladoo

September 23, 2021 smitsa 0

Motichoor Ladoo (motichoor laddu) is one the most popular Indian sweets around and that is saying something for a subcontinent that knows its confectionary. The […]

Shirataki noodles, cuisine

Shirataki Noodles

August 11, 2021 smitsa 0

Shirataki noodles (白滝, usually written with the hiragana しらたき) are traditional Japanese noodles which have extremely valuable health benefits. They are prepared from konjac flour which […]

Calamari tempura

How to Make a Tempura

August 4, 2021 smitsa 0

The word tempura comes from a Portuguese term for embers but the style of cooking is very much Japanese who took the idea of this […]

Bao Buns or Gua Bao

Bao Buns (Gua Bao)

August 4, 2021 smitsa 0

Bao buns or preferably Gua bao is a pork belly bun which is highly popular in China, Malaysia, Taiwan and Japan. It is generally popular […]