Foodstyles | Samosa Recipe

A spicy filling of chunky potato and green peas with a bite of chili encased in a crisp light pastry. Probably the most well known of all the Indian snacks - samosas are simply amazing and I love them. All they are made of is pastry, potato, peas and that's it - how three simple [...]

History of Street Food in the Philippines

Adidas, Atay, Isaw Baboy, IUD, Walkman, Betamax What they are: Some of them are much more straightfoward like atay or liver and isaw or intestines, but we have to hand it to Pinoys for the creativity when it comes to street food nomenclature. Adidas, a brand of footwear, refers to chicken feet; Walkman, a sound-listening device, refers to pig's ears. Chicken intestines [...]

Foodstyles | Here’s the Japanese cake spreading like wildfire on the internet – just wait until you see the 3 ingredients

There’s something about Japanese culture that has always fascinated me. Its strange dishes – different to most foods we eat in the west – is probably paramount in this respect. With this particular recipe for Japanese cheesecake, however, I was sceptical at first. Most of us will have eaten cheesecake before, sure, but this is something different … All in all, [...]

Study Shows Fasting For One Day Can Regenerate Your Stem Cells 

The fountain of youth doesn’t exist, but one simple change can help you look and feel better. A study published in Cell Stem Cell confirms that 24-hour fasting can regenerate the stem cells in your gut. In other words, you can reverse age-related loss of functionality. A group of researchers observed the effect of fasting [...]