Japanese Essential Ingredients

JAPANESE COOKING  Japanese cooking at home can be your ultimate choice when it come to full of flavour, light on ingredients, healthy for you and your family and most importantly it is quick to make.    JAPANESE INGREDIENTS  Perhaps you start out with a simple pantry already....

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Vietnamese Cooking Master Class

HANOI CLASSICS Celebrating the 1000 year-old city of Hanoi – its history, people and its food. Hanoi’s streets are a buzz with sights, colours, smells and sounds. This is the best place to find authentic, tasty food. Imagine walking the bustling streets and markets in Hanoi’s Old...

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Thai Cooking Master Classes

Thai Cooking Master Class I  Green Curry Making + Thai Dipping Sauce Thai Fish Cakes Thai Chicken Curry, Bean, Eggplant Thai Seasonal Salad Thai Mango Sticky Rice Thai Cooking Master Class II Red Curry Makings + Thai Dressing Sauce Tom Yum Goong - Spicy shrimp soup...

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Japanese Cooking Class

Japanese cooking class is a delight to make and eat. With a focus on fresh ingredients and beautiful presentation, step by step we’ll create a range of classic Japanese recipes together. Japanese cooking class menu Jan Mar May Jul Sep Nov Goya Dumplings  pork and ginger filling...

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The dumpling party

It's easy to prepare, budget-friendly and great-tasting, so what's not to love about dumplings! We've got chicken, pork, beef, vegetarian and more dumplings to make.

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Balinese Cooking Class

OTAO Kitchen cooking classes provide a fascinating insight into Balinese food and travel, beliefs and culture through learning about its food, cooking and culinary myths. Class are relaxed and friendly and are held in our cooking studio.  Guests learn about the exotic herbs and spices used in...

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Kohlrabi and Lotus roots

Lotus roots salad with some key ingredients   What is Kohlrabi? You can add Kohlrabi in your lotus roots salad as Kohlrabi is vegetable can be eaten raw or cooked. It is a swollen stem. Kohlrabi is a very commonly eaten vegetable in Germany.  The taste and texture are similar to those of...

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Vietnamese Noodles Pho Soup. What is Pho?

Vietnamese Noodle Soup is Pho. It is a “must” Vietnamese food experience made up of a broth with flat rice noodles, spring onion, coriander, spouts, Thai basil and either chicken or beef. Historically, Vietnamese Noodle Pho Soup was sold late at night or early in the morning by street vendors...

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BBQ Pork Noodles - Bun Cha Hanoi - My favourite lunch in Hanoi

BBQ Pork Noodles, Bun Cha Hanoi, Herbs, Spouts + Nuoc Cham by Otao kitchen   As a Vietnamese from Hanoi, I was really excited about going out for lunch in one of the street food shops. Of all the great dishes I had for lunch, Hanoi BBQ Pork Noodles or Bun Cha Hanoi is first on my...

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