I know what you’re thinking. Miso in my porridge – what!? Now I know this sounds crazy, but it is actually incredibly tasty. Adding salt to a sweet always makes it taste even better – think salted caramels, salted chocolate, or even just adding a pinch of salt to your porridge oats. It actually doesn’t even taste salty, it just adds a strange sense of umami thats keeps you coming back for more. Just try it. Ingredients (Serves 2-3) 1 […]
For some reason I always seem to go for a sweet breakfast. Yet breakfast in Asia is mostly savoury and consists of rice topped with small amounts of vegetables, meat or fish. So here’s my best effort to mix things up: A Veggie Breakfast Bowl of brown rice, avocado, bean sprouts, yellow courgette, a fried egg, sesame seeds, olive oil and lemon juice. Perfect when I have leftover rice and random vegetables laying around in the fridge. A great new way to start the day.
My breakfast of choice any day. This sticky, sweet and sumptuous healthy rice porridge works a treat for breakfast, dessert, supper, or as a sweet snack even. Anytime of the day is what I’m getting at. Black sticky rice is a naturally sweet and nutty flavoured rice. And it’s incredibly healthy too. Even though it’s referred to as sticky rice, it’s not the wholegrain version of white sticky rice. Black sticky rice is a breed of it’s own. Unlike Chinese black rice, also known as […]
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The highlights. Spicy papaya salad – one you just can’t seem to get away from in Thailand, but I’m definitely not complaining. It’s the perfect combination of sweet, salty, sour, spicy, savoury and is nicely crunchy too. Next up – proper fish cakes, a rarity in the UK. They came with a sweet and sour tamarind dipping sauce that left you wanting more. The Spicy Mango Salad is pretty similar to the Papaya version, without a lot of the frills. The […]