Indonesia

Butterfly Pea Flower Tea

Butterfly Pea Flower Tea

Butterfly Pea Flower is found throughout South East Asia. In Thailand the flower is used for tea, dye, and for it’s medicinal properties.  If you’ve ever had the beautiful blue rice served with your meal in Thailand, you can be certain that it’s not artificial food […]




Indonesia’s Gado-Gado Salad

Indonesia’s Gado-Gado Salad

Indonesia’s Gado-Gado Salad In Indonesia, “Gado-Gado” means “Potpourri”. This unique salad won me over countless times while traveling throughout the country. Every version I had was slightly different, but all following the same rules of having boiled potatoes with steamed vegetables, tempeh, and a peanut […]




Indonesian’s Jamu Herbal Drink

Indonesian’s Jamu Herbal Drink

Indonesian’s Jamu Herbal Drink Jamu is an herbal drink popular in Indonesia. It is made using a combination of a variety of herbs, roots, barks, leaves, and fruits, etc. This recipe of Jamu  is made from turmeric, ginger, and tamarind. Traditional Jamu has a base […]