Basil Leaves Tempura
Tempura is one of the most favorite food of Japan. I tried to create it from leaves of my favorite basil from my garden. Mmmmm yummy, crispy and tasty. may you try your own style of tempura.
Turon of Banana, Chocolate and Fresh Mangoes
The Filipino style deep fried fruit spring rolls. The original recipe ingredients are banana saba, fresh jackfruit and brown sugar wrapped in spring roll skins then fried into crispy, served with vanilla ice cream will be a big plus…!
Balinese Style ‘Nasi Campur’
Nasi Campur means rice serve with variety of meat, fish, vegetables or anything you wish to have for you meal. In this platter, I designed my own ‘nasi campur’ with vegetables, egg, tofu, fried potatoes and relish. Should you visit Bali, you should try this delicacy. I took this picture during my lunch in a Balinese restaurant in Ubud - Bali.
The Lontong Sayur
Street food of Indonesia. I took this picture somewhere in Denpasar - Bali, when I try this amazing ‘longing sayer’. Lontong means boiled rice in banana leaf. The rice is formed to a cylindrical and boil for about 2 hours. And Sayur means vegetables, in this option the vegetables are cooked in a spiced curry with boiled egg. I love this street food.
Egg Balut - Fertilized Duck Egg EmbryoThis kind of egg called ‘balut’ in the Philippines; ‘balot’ in Malay; ‘pong tea khon’ in Cambodia; ‘kai’ in Laos;‘hot vit lon’ in Vietnam; ‘khai khao’ in Thailand.This vendor supplies ‘boiled egg’ is one of the most popular is few region in the South East Asia. Some believed that egg can give extra energy for some people and mostly consumed as snack.This boiled egg contain high protein and very delicious. I do not find many events like this in Indonesia region, but the salted egg consumed widely throughout the country.
Wok-fried Red Ants and Sliced Veal Loin with Lemongrass and Holy Basil
Yum, yum, yum….! With some garlic, chilies, sliced lemongrass, holy basil, soya sauce, oyster sauce. And the secret ingredients are…. Red Ants, Red Ants Eggs, Sliced Veal Loin. Try this if you dare to try……!
Red Ants and Roasted Pork Salad
This is another salad with red ants. Slice the roasted pork and combine with raw red ants including red ants eggs. Salt, pepper, lime, juice, fish sauce, soya sauce and chilies. This salad very refreshing.
Thai Red Curry
When in Thailand, try this hot red curry. You can have it with chicken, fish, shrimps or any of your favorite meat or vegetables. It is really good, spicy and better to have it with jasmine rice.