Dinner at BUNKER (Sathorn 12)

Contemporary American Cuisine with influences of Asian flavors in a 80’s diner setting. Artadi Artazuri Grenache Rojo 2013 (Rioja, Spain) by glass, 330THB it was my wine choice. The three of us liked the place, looking forward to come back for some cocktails and new dishes (Seared Spanish Octopus, Cured Foie Gras Torchon, Local Ricotta…

Breakfast at Coffee Roasting Division of Pladib (Ari)

Coffee Roasting Division of Pladib (c.r.p.d) – a small neighbourhood coffee roaster and coffee shop located in front of Pladib restaurant. C.R.P.D. opened in November 2012, their coffee beans selection are mostly thai, selected from very best coffee processor  from Northern Thailand. Few imported coffee beans are also all available. Day breakfast and lunch  are also their specialty,…

Some gifts for foodies & Regalos para sibaritas

Almost Xmas … don’t stress yourself with the last minute shopping. Here some ideas of nice products you can find in Bangkok, Thailand. 1} Chocolate Amatller Amatller is a brand from Barcelona, Spain. Selection of two single-origin chocolates, Ghana and Ecuador, in two cocoa percentages, 70% and 85%. Discovering the differences between the two cocoas and…

It’s JAMÓN time!

That moment when you’re looking at on-line catalogs looking for a present and you start to drool over the keyboard … Gourmet Market – Jamón by Rico Rico ** Ese momento en que estás mirando catálogos on-line en busca de un regalo y empiezas a babear encima del teclado …

Cheese Workshop! * Taller de quesos

On October 17th I enjoyed a “cheese workshop” at Another Story in Emquartier. We were a small group of people, 12, different nationalities. Organized by Gilles Sandre (from Amantee Bakery) and Jean-Yves Bordier (from Bordier Selection). Jean-Yves explained interesting facts about the production of his butters and cheeses. Also he told us some hilarious stories about himself as a butter artisan. I…

Where to enjoy good coffee or to buy a bicycle in Bangkok?

I just found this website (some of the sections are still work in progress). It shows: Bicycle shops and Coffee places in Bangkok. Is this site missing your favorite place? Let me know 🙂 Basic Bangkok * * * * * Acabo de encontrar esta web (van a ampliar el contenido). Hay listados de tiendas de…

Ikea: Sittning Collection. Limited edition.

The SITTNING collection is based on over 40 pieces of dinnerware, serveware, glasses, cutlery, vases, candle holders and tablecloths. Made from natural materials such as cotton, mouth-blown glass and solid wood. Limited edition. Available from September 2015 @ Ikea Bangkok Here a selection of my favorite pieces of this minimalist and sober collection. Apron. 100% cotton. Grey. THB…

Thong Lo Food Festival_Sep 17-Oct 3_2015

If you are a foody peep, don’t miss Thong Lo Food Festival. From Sep 17th till Oct 3rd. Around 30 restaurants in Thonglor area launch each own signature dishes. More activities like cooking classes, workshops and wine testing sessions during the festival. More info: Thong Lo Food Festival Thonglor Food Festival (TFF) is an acclaimed celebration of…

Dinner around Chinatown #1_Cenar en Chinatown #1

Text & Photos by Sriwan Siangjun. One of the oldest and coolest Chinese communities in Thailand. Chinatown does not consist of only Yaowarat Road but also Charoenkrung Road, Mungkorn Road, Songwat Road, Chakkrawat Road, etc. Some people believe that the road is curvy like a dragon’s body, making it auspicious for business. And why should we…

Soi NaNa Craft+Jumble Trail #2

Today, June 21st, Soi NaNa residents and friends are planning to setting up stalls in their shophouses again to sell their forgotten treasures and more.  Everything from vintage clothing and small furniture, original art & handcrafts to homemade tapas, gastro bites Thai BBQ, Taiwanese baos and local juice, kombucha, craft beer and nitro coffee and…