coconut pudding

No-Bake Coconut Banana Bread Pudding

The dilemma of a fasting person is such, that while you want to make incredibly complex, beautiful dishes for Iftar (the breaking of our fast), you simply do not have the energy needed to do so. Come 1 pm, dehydration sets in, and all that food you stuffed yourself with […]

brown tapioca pearls boba

How To Cook Tapioca Pearls & Where To Find Them In Dubai 6

With a bubble tea obsession bordering on crazy, we have been on an aggressive search for tapioca pearls, so that we could make bubble tea in the comfort of our home. After our dismal first attemptĀ at cooking white tapioca, we had all but given up. Until we came face to […]

mason jar boba

The One Where We Thought We Could Make Bubble Tea 5

You know how they say ‘Aim for the sky, if you fail at least you will fall among the stars‘? Don’t listen to that fluff advice… we did, and we fell absolutely flat on our faces. Or more accurately, into the powdery clumpy mess that could not be called bubble […]

nandos extra extra hot

Skip The Ol’ Peri Peri & Try These Nandos Sauces Instead

For most people, the first name thatĀ comes to mind when thinking about Portugese cuisine is Nandos. Their signature peri-peri chicken with the famous flavor scale is a mass favorite. And, in a brave initiative by the brand, they have made all the sauces and marinades that they use in the […]

Monopoly: Chocolate Edition 2

There is something about Dubai Mall and weird, wonderful chocolate ideas that just seems to pull us in like a magnet. We don’t ask for it, it slowly creeps in on us until, before we know it, it’s staring us right in the face. It happened not too long ago […]