Beef Pho Noodle Soup

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I am a big fan of noodle soups. Beef Mami, a Filipino-Chinese Noodle soup, is my favorite. I also enjoy experimenting different ingredients to come-up with a good noodle soup dish, and sometimes I end-up with a recipe that is worth posting here. However, there are also instances wherein I am not … [Read more...]

Baby Corn, Ham, and Jicama Stir Fry

Baby Corn ham and jicama stir fry

Baby Corn, Ham, and Jicama Stir Fry is a quick and easy vegetable stir-fry recipe. This involves different veggies such as jicama, corn, green beans, and green peas. The flavor and texture of this dish is really awesome. Cooking stir-fry is simply frying and stirring or tossing the ingedients at … [Read more...]

Pata Hamonado

Pata Hamonado

Pata Hamonado or Ham hock cooked in pineapple juice and soy sauce is a delicious Filipino recipe. This dish is mostly enjoyed during lunchtime and best eaten with white or brown rice. The taste of this dish resembles the popular southern Filipino recipe known as humba. The texture of the meat is … [Read more...]

BLT Salad

BLT Salad

Who says that BLT (Bacon, Lettuce, and Tomatoes) are only good for sandwiches? How about a BLT Salad? BLT Salad is a salad dish composed of cooked bacon, lettuce, and cherry (or grape tomatoes). Aside from these three main ingredients, there are other important components such as avocado, … [Read more...]

7 Healthy Recipes for Diabetics

7 Healthy Recipes for Diabetics

Diabetes is a group of diseases portrayed by high blood sugar levels (glucose in particular) that results from the body's inability to produce insulin (Type 1 Diabetes) or the inability of the body to use insulin (Type 2 Diabetes). Sadly, there is no proven cure for Diabetes at this time. … [Read more...]

Tikoy Recipe

Tikoy

Tikoy or Nián gāo is a type of rice cake made from glutinous rice flour and considered as a centerpiece during Chinese New Year. This is also popularly known as Chinese New Year pudding. The Philippines is once considered as the melting pot of Asia. People of different origins call it home – … [Read more...]

10 Filipino foods that will surely keep you warm in Winter

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We are currently experiencing a winter storm here in the Midwest. About a foot of snow has piled-up outside and it will still accumulate overnight. I wanted to shoot some videos but I felt so lazy - must be the weather. After having some hot soup for dinner, I thought of writing an article about … [Read more...]

Food Review:Panda Express Beijing Beef

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I felt that I needed a quick bite as I drove home from work. Luckily, I was about to pass-by a Panda Express location and decided to grab a box for dinner. I got a 2 entrée plate consisting of Orange Chicken, Beijing Beef, and Chow Mein for sides. Let’s not talk about Orange chicken and Chow Mein … [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 presentation, I used a ready-made boiled grated ube … [Read more...]

Happy Fathers Day and Happy Birthday @ Ruby Tuesday

Happy Father's Day to all the Dads out there!!! We all did a great job this year so let's enjoy our day. 8whcgdz2kn Father's day for this year landed on June 21. This is a double celebration for my family because it happens to be my wife's birthday too. We went to Ruby Tuesday to celebrate both … [Read more...]