Category: Filipino

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Pesa (Fish in Miso Soup)

Pesa is one of the least popular dishes in the Philippines, a humble dish usually made out of boiled fish with miso and vegetables like cabbage and tomatoes. The dish might have originated from...

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Ensaladang Talong

As I had mentioned before Philippines does not have a lot of salad type dishes and most of it are consumed either as a side dish or appetizer rather salad entrees due to the strong...

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Chicken Tinola

Tinola, the Pinoy version of the chicken soup and like any other chicken soups it gives you that comforting effect even the ill feels relieved. Having said that soups like this will always be good...

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Halabos na Hipon

This dish reminds me of family beach summers in the Philippines where it is customary to bring and cook your own food as resort restaurants tend to be expensive and not budget friendly specially...

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Chicken Arrozcaldo

Arrozcaldo means “hot rice” in Spanish, where “arroz” means rice and “caldo” means hot. It is a type of rice porridge called Lugaw where rice is cooked with chicken, ginger and garlic. The name...

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Braised Pork Hock and Broccoli

This dish is inspired by one of the first Filipino food blogs that I followed, Casa Veneracion.  During those days it was still called Pinoycook.net and this dish was actually one of the first blog...

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Melon Ice Candy

One last chance before it gets cold here down under that is why today we will be posting a summer treat famous in the Philippines, the Ice Candy. I had posted several flavours before...