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Siopao Asado (Sweet Pork Steamed Buns) 52

Siopao Asado (Sweet Pork Steamed Buns)

Siopao is a Hokkien term for baozi which means steamed buns. In Thailand it is called salapao and in Philippines it’s called siopao. It is a very popular street food in Philippines which was...

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Cathedral Jelly

Cathedral Jelly or Cathedral Windows is a Filipino dessert made famous by Goldilock’s Bakeshop, it is a simple mixture of different coloured jelly squares inside a creamy gelatine mixture.  I guess you know by...

Vegetarian Pizza 11

Vegetarian Pizza

Looks like it’s a good time now to have some vegetarian dishes as it is Lenten season where Catholics around the world are observing abstinence and in some cases fasting during Wednesdays and Fridays. ...

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...