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Smash Burgers

Smash Burgers

I’m going to admit right away that this isn’t so much a recipe for smash burgers as a set of instructions. But, once you’ve tried making your burgers this way you’re really not going to go back your old ways of burger cookery unless you […]

Ruen Tamarind  | Authentic Thai in Chiang Mai

Ruen Tamarind | Authentic Thai in Chiang Mai

50/1 Rajdamnoen Road, Tamarind Village Hotel, Sriphoom, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand | website | map | opening 11am-10.30pm | Walking into the Tamarind Village Hotel feels like walking into a secluded oasis. Ruen Tamarind is their restaurant that anyone can visit, serving authentic Northen Thai dishes that […]

Falafel

Falafel

I love meat, but there’s really nothing wrong with meals without any. In fact, it’s a lot better for you to miss it out often. One of my favourite non-meat-related meals is anything to do with falafel. The herby, soft interior within the crunchy shell is a thing of beauty; slathered it in hummus in a pita bread and you’re on to a winner. Falafel are also a great option for vegetarians and vegans as they’re full of protein and relatively low in fat for something that’s fried.

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Habitual Quench & Feed | Bali’s Burger Joint

Habitual Quench & Feed | Bali’s Burger Joint

Jl. Umalas I No.12B, Kerobokan Kelod, Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia | website | map | opening: 9am-6pm, closed Tuesdays | We were staying around the corner from Habitual and were happy we stumbled across this beauty. Habitual was one of the best […]

Ultimate Crispy Fried Chicken

Ultimate Crispy Fried Chicken

For many people around the world fried chicken is the ultimate in comfort food, and it’s not hard to see why really. A crispy outer layer hiding a juicy and meaty centre is about as good as it gets when it comes to texture. But […]

Choco Choco | Chocolate Cafe in Hualien

Choco Choco | Chocolate Cafe in Hualien

970, Taiwan, Hualien County, Hualien City, 忠孝街70號 | map | website | opening: 2pm-1pm, closed Tuesdays |

Choco Choco is a very cute chocolate cafe in Hualien, Taiwan. They sell handmade chocolates, cakes and hot drinks. The perfect place to take refuge from the rain over a steaming hot chocolate drink. See our other reviews of places we visited in Taiwan.

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Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon Meringue Pie

I know this is supposed to be a blog about (primarily) meat-related food, but this is my favourite thing to eat in pretty much the world. Sour, sweet, soft and crispy. This is my perfect lemon meringue pie recipe, even though I’m sure it’d piss […]

Addiction Aquatic Development | Taipei’s Seafood Wonderland

Addiction Aquatic Development | Taipei’s Seafood Wonderland

10491, Taiwan, Taipei City, Zhongshan District, 民族東路410巷2弄18號 | map | website | opening: 6am-12am | Addiction Aquatic Development in Taipei is a treasure trove of delights for the seafood lover. It has everything you could ever want in one place, a fish market, sushi bar, […]

Toulouse-Style French Cassoulet

Toulouse-Style French Cassoulet

Sausage and beans are one of those famous classic combinations that will always be heard together, even though I’m sure they primary place they appear together are in those weird tins. The French cassoulet, however, is the king of sausage and beans, well meat and beans anyway… What once started as a lowly peasant dish is now a meat feast for everyone, so get involved!

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Lan Jia Gua Bao | Taipei’s Taiwanese buns

Lan Jia Gua Bao | Taipei’s Taiwanese buns

100, Taiwan, Taipei City, Zhongzheng District, 羅斯福路三段316巷8弄3號 | map | opening: 11am-12am, closed Mondays | The minute we landed in Taipei we headed straight for Taiwan’s most famous snack – the all mighty Gua Bao. Gua Bao is a pillowy soft steamed bun filled with […]