Gochujang/Pepper Paste Pasta

One of my favourite fusion foods to make is this Korean- inspired pasta dish. Whenever I’m craving a spicy pasta this is my go to recipe. It’s sweet, spicy and very cheesy. Everything you want in a dish essentially. Should I call this dish Gochunese Pasta? Or Bolojang Pasta? What sounds better to you?   Ingredients: 1 pound of beef 2 heaping tablespoons of gochujang … Continue reading Gochujang/Pepper Paste Pasta

La Forêt Bakery and Café

located between Metrotown and Royal Oak Station (close to skytrain) 6864 jubilee Avenue, Burnaby BC cafelaforet.com Korean warehouse style coffee shop The recent talk of the town, La Foret Bakery and Café was on my lists of to-try after the first week of its opening. It’s beautiful décor and marble aesthetics had social media crazies alike going senseless to take a “Instagram-worthy” picture. Before visiting, … Continue reading La Forêt Bakery and Café

Kinome Izakaya

It’s hard to find Japanese restaurants actually run by Japanese people in Vancouver. So when I do know of one, I have to visit it. Kinome Izakaya specializes in soba noodles. The ones served at Kinome are handmade and hard to find in Vancouver. Everything I had at Kinome was well made but nothing was outstanding. The food was okay, the service was good and … Continue reading Kinome Izakaya

Bob Likes Thai Food

Apologies for my absence the past couple of weeks. I’ve been pre-occupied with other things such as… well in all honestly I’ve just been busy going out and eating but I didn’t have any time to sit down with my laptop. So basically I’ve been lazy. Sorry 😉 The next few posts will be restaurants that I’ve visited in the past few weeks/months. Sorry for … Continue reading Bob Likes Thai Food

Oasia Hotel Novena Review

We stayed at Oasia Hotel Novena in December for 3 days. The room was a good size. The bathroom was fairly clean. The view was of the pool. My biggest complaints were that the sink was stained pretty bad and the room didn’t feel thoroughly cleaned. The beds were a good size and also really comfortable. We didn’t use the television much so no thoughts … Continue reading Oasia Hotel Novena Review

Guide to Singapore Part 1: See, Shop, Visit

Singapore. Singapore. Singapore. What more is there to say? A country with a short history, small land mass and clean CLEAN streets. Singapore boosts modernism, an abundance of different types of food and different ethnicities. It’s a true collage of a variety of cultures. But what is there to do in Singapore other than visiting the beautiful and fun Sentosa and basking in the heat … Continue reading Guide to Singapore Part 1: See, Shop, Visit