Sri Lankan Dhal

Sri Lankan Dhal

So one of the earliest recipes I’ve ever posted on this site is my Whipped Dal. I essentially made a dal, then added some mayo and blitzed it for a minute to create a hummus-like dip. The weirdest thing, I didn’t actually take a picture 

Opor Ayam (Balinese Chicken Curry)

Opor Ayam (Balinese Chicken Curry)

This was one of the three main dishes I learned during my Balinese farm cooking class at Pemulan Farm Cooking School, which is about an hour north of Ubud. I’ve always felt pretty ‘meh’ about curry, so I was surprised I liked this one as 

Bali Sate Lilit (Satay)

Bali Sate Lilit (Satay)

Bali is the home of some amazing Indonesian cuisine (and the only place where it is positively easy to get pork). Satay is popular all over the world, and people surely have their favorite type. The first time I had satay in Asia was on 

Sayur Urab (Balinese Mixed Vegetables)

Sayur Urab (Balinese Mixed Vegetables)

Sayur Urab is an extremely popular Indonesian dish, and something I made in my Bali Farm Cooking Class. Overall I quite liked this class, especially since we made 7 recipes. Most classes I would take only do 2-3 dishes so this was quite nice. I 

Indonesian Sweet Sour Tempeh

Indonesian Sweet Sour Tempeh

So I’m currently in Bali and decided for the first time to try the Cookly app. Normally when I book cooking classes I just do AirBnB Experiences since that is what I’m used to, but this time a friend suggested Cookly. Through the app I 

Grandma’s Salty Shrimp

Grandma’s Salty Shrimp

Jump To Recipe Weird name for a dish right? Well there’s a reason for that. One of my friends who took a trip to Copenhagen recently brought me back one of my favorite souvenirs: spices! That’s right, I would much rather someone bring me some 

Traditional Guacamole

Traditional Guacamole

Jump To Recipe “Do you want guac with that?” is one of the toughest decisions people have to make at Chipotle. I mean, of course you want the guac, but you also know that it costs like 25% of your order. Well, if you are 

Roasted Garlic

Roasted Garlic

Jump To Recipe Roasted garlic is one of my favorite side dishes to serve no matter the theme of the dinner. From my experience, most people have not tried it, and some may even be apprehensive at the thought of eating an entire clove of 

Meatballs Arrabbiata

Meatballs Arrabbiata

Jump To Recipe Fusion Alert! I like messing around with different recipes I have on the site, and figuring out other things that would go well together. This one is a combination of my Caramelized Onion Meatballs, with an arrabbiata sauce from my pasta all’arrabbiata. 

Caramelized Onion Meatballs In Mushroom Sauce

Caramelized Onion Meatballs In Mushroom Sauce

Jump To Recipe In my article A Comprehensive Guide To Tapas In Granada I mentioned that one of my absolute favorite tapas I ever got was just some simple albondigas from EntreBrasas. While I didn’t know how to recreate their meatballs of course, I set