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Egg White Sponge Cake

17 Jan
Lily Bakery, 4500 Kingsway, #1326, Burnaby, BC | Tel: (604) 435-6689
A friend brought this cake over last year but I didn’t blog about it until now. After reading the comments on, this light and fluffy, not overly sweet cake might be gone.


4 Nov

Another Phillipino comfort-stew that’s easy to make. If you don’t like liver, just substitute for some other meat. I also tend to add more vegetables than it calls for. Continue reading

Chicken Apretada (Apretadang Manok)

4 Nov

This Phillipino stew is so easy, the instructions are shorter than the ingredients! We add extras like carrots or peas to change it up a little too. Slather this over a bowl of rice, and you have instant Asian comfort food! Don’t suggest freezing, as the potato texture is lost.

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Tina H’s Top Picks

4 May

Zipang Sushi, (Japanese) 3710 Main Street, Vancouver, Tel: 604-708-1667
as usual, good and bad reviews

Rekados Grill, (Phillipino) 4063 Main Street, Vancouver, Tel: 604-873-3133
good food but underwhelming service

Banana Leaf, (Malaysian) 820 W Broadway, Vancouver, Tel: (604) 731-6333
recommend the tuesday special, assorted seafood and vegetables with tamarind and turmeric sauce