Home Cookin’ !!! Bali …. “This Must Be Just Like Living in Paradise…..”

"……..and I don't wanna go home"         
–David Lee Roth (from the song "Just Like Paradise") 

On the menu
Sate Lilit Ayam
(Balinese Chicken Sate Skewers)
Ayam Betutu (Balinese Chicken Wrapped in Banana Leaves)
Sate Komoh (Indonesian Spiced Beef Saté – East Java Style)

Balinese Triple Cooked Chicken

That quote in the title of this article was the first thing that came out of my mouth when I saw the photo shoot of this amazing home in Bali, Indonesia.

Then again, I catch myself in  a lie. That was the second thing I said when I saw the photo shoot……….

……the first thing I said was, "Damn" 🙂

sate lilit ayam (balinese chicken sate skewers)
(click photo below for recipe)

ayam betutu, (balinese chicken wrapped in banana leaves)
…you can often get banana leaves from an Asian or other ethnic markets
(click photo below for recipe)

sate komoh (indonesian spiced beef saté – east java style)
click photo below for recipe

balinese triple cooked chicken
I'll replace the sugar in this recipe with
Healthy Coconut Palm Sugar
I'll fry in Heart Healthy Coconut Oil ONLY in this recipe, AVOID CANOLA OIL, its poison!!
(click photo below for recipe)


David Lee Roth: "Just Like Paradise"
(Enjoy! while you browse the post)

….and a note to my "Hip-Hop" friends whom I know will write and ask why the hell am I posting this song……it's from my college, cheap beer in a can, MTV, Big Hair 80's band days, when MTV "slightly" corrupted my mind 🙂

….about the crib

353 Degrees North luxury villa is set on the hill overlooking the village of Jungut Batu, surrounded by lush tropical vegetation.

The panoramic ocean views across to Mount Agung provide a breathtaking, ever-changing natural artwork, from sunrise to sunset.

The West villa, open-plan living room is for easy entertaining, its walls of glass doors leading onto the pool terrace and highlighting the stunning views and tropical setting. (The doors fold back completely for open-air sea-breeze living, or can be closed to create air-conditioned comfort.)

Within the central section, the large over-size built in sofa with cream feather filled seat cushions , timber & hide occasional chairs with footstools, ottomans and a collection of small moveable tables Moroccan rugs adorn the floors of the villa living areas and bedrooms. Hand made fish trap lights come alive at night casting shadows on the white walls.

The kitchen features limed teak cabinets and white stone bench tops, with a large island bench for casual meals and entertaining.

353 Degrees North has been designed to be enjoyed, in a relaxed Manner, The roof terrace is perfect for a romantic candlelight dinner, or casual cocktail party.










Photos (and home descr.) from the HomeAdore.com website and the JodieCooperDesign.com website

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~stay healthy~


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