Monthly Archive: March 2011

Pumpkin Soup 2 12

Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup is a simple soup made from a puree of pumpkin mixed together with a rich stock.  It is a popular type of soup in former British colonies as well as the United...

Fettuccine all'Amatriciana 9

Fettuccine all’Amatriciana

There are a lot of different Italian recipes for pasta and the common ones are Lasagne, Carbonara, Alfredo, Putanesca but there is one that I guess should be in that list and that is...

Ensaladang Mangga 2 14

Ensaladang Mangga

If you are looking for an authentic Filipino Salad then I guess this will be the one, and I guess it’s the famous one as well.  I am not sure whether I can classify...

Nido Soup 2 0

Nido Soup

Nido Soup is the Filipino version of the Chinese Bird’s Nest Soup.  The name came from a place in El Nido, Palawan (An island in the South West part of the Philippines) where these...

Creamy Seafood Penne 0

Creamy Seafood Penne

I was planning for a Seafood Carbonara this week but when I checked the cupboards I don’t have the proper pasta to make some, also I had enough egg intake this week so it...

Oyako Donburi 10

Oyako Donburi

Oyako Donburi also called Oyakodon is a Donburi dish made out of Chicken, so why not call it Toriniku-Don (Chicken Donburi)?  Well the name for this donburi is quite playful and funny as the...

Chicken Enchilada 11

Chicken Enchilada

Enchilada is a word used in Latin America to describe meat which is dressed with a tomato and chilli sauce wrapped in a corn tortilla.  The word enchilada it came from the word enchilar...

Turon 21

Turon

Turon or Banana Lumpia is a Philippine snack that is made out of cardaba bananas and jackfruit wrapped in spring roll wrapper and deep fried.  A popular street food which you can see almost...

Tapsilog 18

Tapsilog

Tapsilog in tagalog is a mixture of 3 different food items, Tap for Tapa which is a fried beef marinated in vinegar and garlic, Si for Sinigang which is a simple garlic fried rice...

Spanish Style Sardines 32

Spanish Style Sardines

Spanish Style Sardines is a different variant of cooking sardines where fish is pressure cooked in oil, other methods known is cooking in brine or tomato sauce.  This food item is known for its...