Nilagang Baka Recipe

Nilagang Baka

Nilagang Baka is a simple Filipino beef soup.There are many ways to prepare Nilagang Baka; this Nilagang baka recipe that I am featuring is probably the tastiest among the versions that I know because I used some sort of mirepoix to infuse flavor to … [Read more...]

Benefits of Cayenne Pepper on Your Health

cayenne pepper

For centuries, cayenne pepper has been chopped, dried and even powdered for multiple uses. While some natural health practitioners use it to make medicines, it is most commonly available as a spice in grocery stores. Whether you prefer the actual … [Read more...]

Homemade Pork Tocino Recipe

Homemade Tocino Recipe

Pork Tocino or simply tocino is a cured meat product native to the Philippines. It is made from pork and the preparation is quite similar to ham and bacon although beef and chicken can sometimes be used as alternatives. It is often reddish in color … [Read more...]

Are Sunflower Seeds Good for You?

are sunflower seeds good for you

If you need a quick snack that can ease hunger pangs and boost your nutrient intake, sunflower seeds might be just what your body needs. Sunflower seeds are derived from the famous yellow flower of the same name. They are slightly darker in color and … [Read more...]

How to Make Cheese

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As news about the negative health effects of store-bought products spreads, more people are turning to making food items at home. Making cheese has become particularly popular. Not only is homemade cheese delicious, it’s simple and uses inexpensive … [Read more...]

Tinolang Bangus Recipe

Tinolang Bangus recipe

Tinolang Bangus is a delicious Filipino soup recipe; it is a hearty ginger soup composed of bangus (milkfish) and vegetables such as chayote, hot pepper leaves, and malunggay leaves. This is best eaten with white rice along with a spicy fish sauce … [Read more...]

Hard Boiled Egg Nutrition

hard boiled egg nutrition

From deviled eggs to egg salads, there are many ways to benefit from hard-boiled egg. Although they can be fried and poached, hard boiling is one of the best and easiest ways to prepare eggs. Because they are cooked with the white and yolk still … [Read more...]

What is Butternut Squash?

butternut squash

Of all the winter squashes available, the butternut squash is one of the most popular. It has rich flesh that is sweet in flavor and its taste is compatible with a range of dishes. In some countries, it is called a butternut pumpkin because of its … [Read more...]

Filipino Fish Steak Recipe

Filipino Fish Steak

Filipino Fish Steak is the Fish version of Bistek Tagalog, which is also known as Filipino Beef Steak. This dish is simple and easy to prepare. If you have been visiting this food blog for a while, you should be aware that I always speak of what I … [Read more...]

Tofu with Tausi and Straw Mushrooms

tofu with mushrooms

Tofu with Tausi and Straw Mushroom is a dish that I enjoy eating occasionally. This dish is made-up of deep fried tofu, tausi or salted black beans, and straw mushroom –- as the title of the dish says. I just want to point out that this recipe makes … [Read more...]