08 Mar2018


The house is awash with tamarind puree.

Read Post | 9 Comments


POSTED IN: Fish, Fruit, General, Main Courses, Seafood

06 Mar2018


I worked in Jakarta for the better part of 5 years, on and off. And at around 3 or 4 pm in the afternoon, the administrative staff on our floor would often head down to the street to pick up a snack or merienda. During the summer months, when fruit was in season, they often came back up to their desks and unraveled a waxed paper bundle with this pungent fruit salad called “rujak”.

Read Post | 6 Comments


POSTED IN: Fruit, General, Snacks, Vegetable/Salads

11 Feb2018


Mrs. MM and I officially called Singapore our home for nearly 5 years in the early 90’s.

Read Post | 7 Comments


POSTED IN: General, Rice/Noodle/Starches

01 Feb2018


That I captured this image on a basic point and shoot camera, hand-held (with the shakiest of hands), amazes me.

Read Post | 8 Comments


POSTED IN: General

26 Jan2018


Marketman’s Note: Below is an account of my daughter’s recent experience (the third one on the same carrier) on Korean Airlines.

Read Post | 7 Comments


POSTED IN: General

21 Jan2018


We eat a lot of hummus in our household.

Read Post | 22 Comments


POSTED IN: Appetizers, Fish, General, Vegetable/Salads

20 Jan2018


Getting up close to a glacier has been on my “bucket list” for several years.

Read Post | 8 Comments


POSTED IN: General

19 Jan2018

Sugar & Spice…

by Marketman

Things I might have in the fridge or larder…

Read Post | 6 Comments


POSTED IN: General, Other Food Products, Kitchen Equipment, Etc., Other Recipes

View more recent posts


Market Manila Home · Topics · Archives · About · Contact · Links · RSS Feed

site design by pixelpush

Market Manila © 2004 - 2018