Monthly Archive: November 2010

Crispy Pata 2 17

Crispy Pata (Roasted)

Crispy pata is one of the favorite dishes in the Philippines which usually is served in special occasions, it is similar to a lamb leg roast or Thanksgiving turkey in the Western World, It’s...

Pork and Beans 2 7

Pork and Beans

Pork and beans as the name suggest uses pork and beans as the main ingredients. Pork and beans is very popular as a canned food today not knowing that way back in 1800’s it...

Candy Sprinkle Cookie 0

Candy Sprinkle Cookie

Are you running out of ideas what to put on your child’s lunch box well try this easy colorful cookie recipe that will certainly get your child’s attention.  Kids do love multicolored food items...

Beef Brisket Noodle Soup 1 26

Beef Brisket Noodle Soup

Beef Brisket Noodle Soup originated in China and is made out of beef, beef stock, vegetables and noodles (commonly used is the egg noodles). It is a very common noodle dish in Southeast Asia...

Coco Jam 0

Coco Jam

Coco Jam is a popular jam in South East Asia usually made out of coconut milk and sugar.  In Philippines it is called coco jam, “matamis na bao” or “pulut”, In Malaysia and Singapore...

Beef Kebab Salad 0

Beef Kebab Salad

Kebab is general term for a variety of meat dishes originating in Iran.  So what we thought that kebabs are refered as meats on skewer or wrapped in bread with salad is a bit...

Chicken Pastel Dish 21

Chicken Pastel Dish

Chicken Pastel or Pastel de Pollo in Spanish, is the Filipino version of the Chicken Pot Pie sans the pie, usually made out of chicken with a thick white sauce made out of cream...

15

Palitaw

Palitaw is one of the many rice cakes of the Philippines which is characterized by its small and flat shape.  These delights are made out of sticky rice that is washed, soaked, and then...

Sinigang na Baka (Beef Sinigang) 3 12

Sinigang na Baka (Beef Sinigang)

This is my fourth post regarding sinigang because its a family favourite, I think I have one more left to post which is the shrimp version.  If you have been following my posts I...

Polvoron 17

Polvoron

Polovron is a type of shortbread with Levantine origin, popular in Spain, more specifically in Andalucia as well as its past colonies such as Philippines and Mexico.  It is a very simple shortbread which...