A good soup can help build your appetite; it can also make your meal more enjoyable. During cold weather, a cup of hot soup is all it takes to make you feel warm and cozy. This Ham and Potato Soup Recipe is quick and easy to prepare. Its rich flavor will definitely satisfy you.
Stir Fry Tofu with Vegetables is healthy vegetarian dish packed with protein and vitamins. It has a nice texture brought about by the fried tofu and natural crisp of the vegetables. It also has a good natural flavor.
Garlic Sesame Spinach is an example of a healthy vegetable recipe that can be prepared without exerting too much effort. Aside from being good to the body, it is also good to your budget.
Bulanglang is a healthy dish consisting of different types of vegetables. There are different versions of Bulanglang; this particular recipe is the version from the province of Batangas.
Sweet Potato Leaves Salad is called Ensaladang Talbos ng Kamote in the Philippines.
This quick salad recipe is healthy and budget friendly, as well. Since sweet potatoes can be easily grown in tropical climate, The Philippines has an overwhelming supply of both the leaves and root crop.
An Egg roll is composed of meat and shredded vegetables wrapped in a wheat-based
wrapper and deep fried until crispy.
This deliciously appetizer is a close relative of the spring roll. Egg rolls can be identified
easily based on its size and wrapper. As you will notice – after doing this egg roll recipe
– that the size is larger and the wrapper is thicker. You will also notice that the skin
produces bubble-like texture after frying.
Cabbage Soup is nice tasting low calorie soup dish. It is also the main element for the Cabbage Soup Diet.
This Cabbage Soup Recipe has approximately 63 calories per cup. The low calorie content of this soup was the main reason why it was associated to weigh loss. It will take more calories to digest this soup compared to its actual calorie content. This is why this soup is considered a negative calorie food.
Potatoes can be a universal ingredient because of the thousands of potato recipes around.
Aside from the popular potato recipes such as French Fries, Mashed Potato, Roast Potatoes, Potato Wedges, and Baked Potato Recipe, Baked Potato Skin is becoming a favorite appetizer.
Baked Potato Skins are made from the outer layer of baking potatoes. This is prepared by simply slicing a single potato in half (lengthwise), and scraping it until the desired thickness is achieved – or shall I say thinness.
Eggplant Parmigiana is a delicious dish consisting of aubergine eggplants, tomato based sauce, and cheese.
This rich tasting dish has a similarity with lasagna in terms of preparation (i.e. layering and baking), although Eggplant Parmigiana does not use any type of pasta and meat. The absence of meat makes this dish vegetarian friendly, as long as the cheese that you will use does not contain rennet.
Ginataang Langka is young or unripe jackfruit 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 getting the ingredients because they were readily available in the nearby wet market.