Ginataang Hipon Recipe

Ginataang Hipon

Ginataang Hipon is a Filipino Recipe that consists of  shrimps cooked in coconut milk. This method of cooking is locally referred as “ginataan”, which means “to cook in coconut milk” (gata). Aside from shrimps, other meats, seafood, and vegetables can also be cooked this way. Coconut milk is an … [Read more...]

Spicy Laing Recipe

Spicy Laing

Laing or dried taro leaves cooked in coconut milk is a popular dish in the Philippines. I have been trying to cook this dish for a while now using different recipes, but nothing compares to the Spicy Laing Recipe that I recently learned from a Bicolano friend.This is one of the dishes wherein … [Read more...]

Ginataang Langka with Dilis Recipe

Ginataang Langka with Dilis

Ginataang Langka is young or unripe jack fruit cooked in coconut milk. This is a delicious dish that goes well with hot steamed rice. We were able to feature the Ginataang Langka Recipe a few months back. The video was shot in the Philippines during my last visit. I did not have a hard time … [Read more...]

Ginataang Puso ng Saging Recipe

Ginataang Puso ng Saging

Ginataang Puso ng Saging are banana blossoms cooked in coconut milk (or coconut cream). "Ginataan" is a Filipino term which means to cook in coconut milk or coconut cream. "Puso ng Saging", on the otherhand, literally means Banana heart. We all know that the banana tree has no heart. The banana … [Read more...]

Mixed Seafood in Coconut Milk Recipe

Mixed Seafood in Coconut Milk

The Philippines is famous for dishes that use coconut milk. This method of cooking is locally referred to as "Ginataan or Guinataan", which means to cook in coconut milk. There are many famous regional dishes that make use coconut milk. Laing, Bicol express, Ginataang Tilapia, Ginataang Manok, … [Read more...]