Search Results for: mechado

Beef Mechado Recipe

Beef Mechado

Beef Mechado is a type of stew with tomato sauce. This dish is somewhat similar to other Filipino dishes such as the Kaldereta (caldereta), Estofada (or Estofado), and as well as the Afritada because of the base ingredient used (which is tomato sauce).  If we look closely, there are differences … [Read more...]

25 Filipino Recipes to Enjoy with the Family

25 Filipino Recipes to Enjoy with the Family

There is nothing more exciting than eating together as a family – sharing a meal that everyone loves – enjoying every little conversation. Family means everything for Filipinos. It is the center of everyone’s life. The best way to value the relationship is to have constant communication, do … [Read more...]

Chicken Afritada Recipe

Chicken Afritada1

Do you like dishes cooked in tomato-based sauce? If you will be throwing the question back to me, I’ll definitely say YES. To tell you the truth, I developed an addiction (sort of) to these type of dishes. Actually, my most favorite Filipino food, pork menudo(this was my very first recipe post, … [Read more...]

Bon Voyage

Last friday, we threw a simple despedida (Farewell party) for our friend Tess, Noel, and baby Nathan. We all met with all our Filipino friends for a potluck dinner to bid them farewell and wished them a safe trip. After working here in Illinois for quite some time, Tess and Noel decided to return … [Read more...]