I've seen Ramen Sanpachi (or Ramen 38) around malls, but have never felt the urge to try it out, until our "local" guide Imman took us to the original branch Jakarta in the Blok M area. This place is . . .
I'm so happy that there is finally a place in Jakarta where I can get tacos that's delicious, not that expensive, serves alcholic beverages, and is not that traffic to go to. In a city wherein the two . . .
I've been crazy busy recently, with my DiploShop now shipping locally and internationally I've considerably added more things to do! Mind you it's still all little old me - sourcing, designing, . . .
TD and I like to fancy ourselves as pork tourists in Indonesia. Pork in restaurants in Jakarta (predominantly Muslim) is nowhere as common as in Manila. So wherever we go, we are always on the look . . .
Do you know what's strange? When I am really excited about something, I find it really hard to do a blog post on it. Fellow bloggers and writers, do you experience the same thing? I really want to do . . .
While waiting for the Rusly Tjohnardi fashion show, TD and I decided to head over to Union Brasserie, Bakery and Bar for a quick bite. I've only been to Union once before, but I was eager to come . . .
The wife of a chef recommended Bornga to me, so I was really excited to try it. Usually for cheap Korean food, TD and I go to Chung Gi Wa, but Bornga is a bit more upscale and the quality of the meat . . .
I was so excited to finally attend one of Chef Sezai's cooking classes in Turkuaz. As I've said many times before, Turkuaz is one of our favorite restaurants in Jakarta. The quality of the food is . . .
For those who didn't get to have Turkey last Thanksgiving weekend (like ME!), there is hope for you yet! There is a Thanksgiving themed dinner on November 29, that promises to be spectacular! Details . . .
Since this isn't exactly about a Restaurant, but about a Chef... scratch that, a COOK, I can't really start it with RESTO RAVE, so I am calling this post a Culinary Rave or CRAVE. (Get it?) Raj Abat . . .