Grilled Pinoy Pork Chop Recipe

Grilled Pinoy Pork Chop

This Grilled Pinoy Pork Chop is your basic Filipino Grilled Pork Chop Recipe. Instead of the usual soy sauce and lemon juice marinade, this requires simple seasonings such as salt, pepper, and garlic powder to be mixed in low fat oil. Both olive … [Read more...]

How about Batchoy Sisig?

Special Sisig

Who wants to try this delicious sisig? This sisig dish that I made for lunch is one of the best sisig versions that I ever had. I am saying this not because I am the one who made it -- it is really good. Would you believe that this dish is … [Read more...]

Ube Halaya

UbeHalaya

Ube Halaya is a dessert made from boiled and grated purple yam which is locally known in the Philippines as “Ube”. Aside from Ube Halaya, different desserts and pastries such as ice cream, tarts, and cakes makes use of this root crop. In this … [Read more...]

Ginataang Manok Recipe

Ginataang Manok

Ginataang Manok is translated as chicken stewed in coconut milk. This is a simple Filipino dish wherein chicken is sautéed in garlic, onion, and ginger then stewed in coconut milk. A more traditional approach requires native hen (usually grown in the … [Read more...]

Burger and Bratwurst, anyone?

Care for some burger and bratwurst? … [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 … [Read more...]