I was pleasantly surprised to find an invitation to a Mooncake cooking class and dinner from the nice people at JW Marriott Jakarta (Kuningan) last week. It's that time of the year again - the . . .
Everyone smokes in Indonesia. It's crazy. Here in Jakarta the malls, in clubs, in restaurants... Whenever we get home from a bar/club my clothes reek of cigarette smoke! Even kids are addicted to . . .
Attended the Italian Chef vs Pastry Chef Cooking Class with my friend LM at The Ritz on another Saturday. The class was held by Lobo's Chef Mariano Liuzza and Chef I Made Kona at their demo kitchen. . . .
Tagged along with my fab friend Ted one Saturday for Chinese Cooking class entitled "Authentic Cantonese Dishes in Stylish Presentation" at the Pearl restaurant of the JW Marriot Jakarta. Is it worth . . .
My guilty pleasure has always been instant noodles. Yes I know it's BAD with no nutritional benefits whatsoever hence the word guilty before pleasure =P And my favorite is the Lucky Me Instant Pancit . . .
My fab friend Ted, the food editor, introduced me to this restaurant. He said it's where he brings visitors or friends who are new to Jakarta. I can understand why. The food is delicious, ambiance and . . .
There is nothing cuter than a well-made (and yummy) cupcake! I can't wait to learn how to make them with my new silicone cupcake moulds and cupcake recipe book from Ak-sa-ra! Super cute! . . .
Before we came to Jakarta we were warned by my mother-in-law not to brush with the tap water because when she was in Jakarta in the 90's she brushed her teeth with tap and got amoeba! To think that . . .
It is exactly because of the World Cup that there are so many people who want to eat great sausages/crispy pork knuckles and have great Rp 98,000++ 1L glasses of beer at the Paulaner Brauhause . . .
And my favorite place to eat it in Jakarta is at Social House. We always get the same thing: Eggs Benedict & Old Time Favorites. Servings are massive so get ready to be REALLY FULL afterwards. . . .