Indonesian Archive

What’s BuHi Eating? – Fall 2012

Cut straight from a whole pig marinated in mojo criollo, crispy, sticky skin still attached...

What’s in My Pantry?

Pantries are meant to be cleaned out occasionally. Old, stale ingredients have to go, some items need to be used before they expire and some staple items just need to …

Coconut Milk

Recently I posted a photo on Twitter of a gadget that I figured a lot of people had never seen. Typical of me, I didn’t bother explaining what it was. …

The Map

I’ve been promising this for a long time – so here’s the first draft. This is by no means a comprehensive listing of places to eat on Buford Highway, but …

The Mortar & Pestle – Seasoning

If you’re serious about ethnic cooking, there comes a point where a mortar & pestle will become a critical part of your kitchen arsenal. The more you cook certain styles …

Hawker Food – Si Fang Cai (Secret Supper)

I’m not sure who had more fun at the first Si Fang Cai (Secret Supper) – me or the guests. The menu was based (mostly) on Asian hawker food – …

Random Winter Photos


Restaurante Guatemala Coffee

Just a random selection of photos from the last couple of months. Detailed posts may follow on some…


Taqueria Los Rayos


Get Coffee


Get Coffee


Beef Shanks

Buford Highway Farmer’s Market

For some reason lot of people still seem to have hang ups about the ethnic markets along Buford Highway. Regardless, BFM is still one of my favorites. The sheer volume …

Nusantara Recipe dan Resep Nusantara

Nusantara Recipe dan Resep Nusantara is a site of Indonesian recipes. I haven’t even spent 5 minutes on the site yet, but just random clicking produced lots of gems: Sop …

Babi Ketjap & Xiao Bai Tsai

Cooked again Wednesday night (I can’t eat out every night). I’m tending towards spicy foods lately, and Indonesian seems to be an easy choice (maybe it’s the ongoing cold I’ve