Kalabasa Soup with Ampalaya Leaves

Kalabasa Soup

It is the time of year wherein pumpkin gets a lot of attention. This time, we will not make the traditional pumpkin soup. Instead, I will show you how to cook a very simple soup using butternut squash with a Filipino twist -- I call this Kalabasa … [Read more...]

Salted Eggs and Tomato Salad

Salted Eggs and Tomato Salad-2

Salted Eggs and Tomato Salad or Itlog na maalat with kamatis is probably one of the easiest Filipino salad that I’ve ever made. This dish is quick and very easy to prepare. It is best served as a side for grilled dishes. I particularly like to … [Read more...]

Adobong Hipon sa Gata

Adobong Hipon sa Gata-2

Adobong Hipon sa Gata is a delicious and flavorful shrimp dish which is cooked using two methods: inadobo and ginataan. Inadobo is a Filipino cooking procedure or method that involves cooking with garlic in soy sauce and vinegar. This is a popular … [Read more...]

Sarciadong Daing

Sarciadong Daing

Sarciadong Daing or Sarciadong Buwad is a quick and easy recipe involving daing (salted dried fish). Fried daing is quickly cooked with a tomato-based sauce. It can be consumed as a main dish with steamed white rice. There are many types of … [Read more...]

Ginataang Papaya

Ginataang Papaya-2

Ginataang Papaya or unripe papaya cooked in coconut milk is one of my favorite ginataan dishes. Green papaya has a good distinctive taste which I really like, and food cooked in coconut milk is something that I adore – no wonder, ginataang papaya is … [Read more...]

Tuyo Fried Rice

Tuyo Fried Rice

I love to eat sinangag for breakfast; it pairs great with tocino, longganisa, and hotdog. I also enjoy eating tuyo. If I get a chance, I make a type of sinangag with tuyo flakes in it – I call it tuyo fried rice. Tuyo fried rice tastes really … [Read more...]