Discovering the Sweet Taste of Japanese Manju

In the beginning, I thought it was Mochi rice cake that I have eaten from when I was little. Then I looked again better and the seller told me that it was different. It is another Japanese sweet that she suggested me to try and bring back home from my Japan trip, named Manju. I’mContinue reading “Discovering the Sweet Taste of Japanese Manju”

Lovely Italian Restaurant Near Milan Central Station

The name of the place that I would like to write today is Il Cerchio, a Tuscan restaurant located near Milano Centrale (the train central station of Milan). The exact address is in Via Galvani 15 and you just need to walk around 5-10 minutes from the station, depending on how fast you walk. OnceContinue reading “Lovely Italian Restaurant Near Milan Central Station”

Italian’s Special Way of Eating

Italians usually eat in orderly way. During their meal time, they always have different steps of dishes, from  appetizers (antipasti), first course, second course and then in the end, yummy dessert. Appetizers (Antipasti) – It can include several hams, vegetables, cheese and lovely pies as can be seen below in the picture. 2. First CourseContinue reading “Italian’s Special Way of Eating”

Panettone with Zuppa Inglese Flavor

Since Christmas is coming, all supermarkets and bakeries in Italy sell Italian Christmas cakes named panettone and pandoro. From the handmade one to the one made in factory with machine, these Christmas cakes are some of the things Italians search the most during Christmas.              Panettone itself has been a famous Christmas tradition not onlyContinue reading “Panettone with Zuppa Inglese Flavor”

Blueberry Cheesecake

Oh yeah, cheesecake,  creamy and some people may say that it’s heavy for digestion but not for me as I love it. Above in the photo is the blueberry cheesecake I once ate at a restaurant in Como Lake, Lombardy, Italy. I had it as the dessert after dinner and I was glad that IContinue reading “Blueberry Cheesecake”