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...]

Pochero Recipe

Pork Pochero

Pochero or Puchero is a well-loved Filipino stew. I know that you are familiar with this dish after we featured two variations: Beef Pochero and Chicken Pochero. To complete our Pochero series, I thought of sharing this Pork Pochero recipe. This pretty much uses the same ingredients. However, … [Read more...]

What Filipino Foods are Famous in Your Hometown?

What Filipino Foods are Famous in Your Hometown

The Philippines is a paradise composed of more than 7,000 islands. These islands are classified under three main island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The island groups are home to cities and municipalities – each having their own culinary history and special signature dishes. Photo … [Read more...]

What are Your Top 10 Favorite Filipino Foods?

Top 10 Favorite Filipino Foods

We Filipinos are known for our positive values, hospitality, being hard-working, and our ability to face whatever challenges that life brings - with a smile in our face. On top of that, we are also known to have a great passion for food - to the point of considering eating as a hobby. Of course, … [Read more...]

Paella Marinera Recipe

Paella Marinera

Paella is a popular rice dish that originated from the Valencia region of Spain. This is usually made of short grain yellow rice and cooked in a special wide-flat pan called "Paellera". Paella Marinera is a type of seafood paella that showcases the richness of the ocean. This particular recipe … [Read more...]

Rellenong Pusit

Rellenong Pusit

Rellenong Pusit literally translates to Stuffed Squid: “relleno” is the Spanish word for stuffed. This recipe calls for large squids to be stuffed with cooked ground pork. It has been part of our culinary culture to create dishes with stuffings. Some of the famous stuffed dishes that I personally … [Read more...]

How Will You Promote Filipino Cuisine?

Filipino Foods

Filipino Cuisine is awesome, as far as I am concerned. Do you feel the same way? Photo Credit: Jeffrey Tastes Even how good Filipino foods are, we are still facing a huge challenge of making Filipino Cuisine known throughout the world. I am still asking why our food hasn’t reached the … [Read more...]

Shared Recipe. Eunice’s Maruya

maruya

This is a shared recipe by Eunice Velard. This recipe is one of her entries for the ongoing Panlasang Pinoy Recipe Contest .  Do you want to earn extra bucks for your recipe? Submit your recipe now! Maruya ("Banana Fritters") is one of my favorite merienda.They sometimes place it in a bamboo stick … [Read more...]

Singkamas at Bagoong

singkamas with bagoong

Singkamas and bagoong is one of the Filipino street foods that are peddled along with Mangga at Bagoong, Fish Balls, Squid Balls, and Chicken Balls. You might not get the big picture since not all vendors sell all these items in their cart – but our trusted vendor has them all. He is like a rolling … [Read more...]

Manggang Hilaw at Bagoong

manggang hilaw

“Saluhan nyo po ako dito sa Manggang Hilaw at Bagoong” (Come and eat green mangoes and shrimp paste with me). Southeast Asian cuisine is known for sour dishes. This is one of the reasons why green mangoes (especially the real sour ones) are a hit in the Philippines and other nearby countries. … [Read more...]