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Beef and Peppers in Black Bean Sauce

Black bean sauce, beef and peppers can make a really wonderful and easy weeknight meal the flavour from the black beans is so intense it gives this dish that salty umami filled characteristic. Chinese...

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Picadillo de Chayote

We made some picadillo before and that was the common way we cook it in Philippines but it does not end there as there are multitude of ways cooking them and what we are...

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Pinais na Hipon

One of my goal for this blog is to publish all of the known Filipino recipes and I thought I did it after posting 300+ Filipino recipes, I was wrong and realized it after...

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Chinese Herbal Chicken Soup

For the Westerns there is a saying “an apple a day keeps the doctor away”, we’ll have you ever wondered what’s the Eastern counterpart? If you don’t then let me introduce you the Chinese...

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Cheese Puto

Puto may be an obscene word in other languages but in Philippines it’s a term for these innocent looking cute little steamed cake served as is, topped with cheese, topped with salted duck eggs...

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Chunky Pork and Vegetable Soup

Sometimes unplanned dinners with unusual ingredients left on your pantry makes you creative in the kitchen, take this for example. One week night we were supposed to dine out but all of a sudden...