Category: Filipino

Sinigang na Ulo ng Salmon sa Miso

Sinigang will always be my favourite dish, I grew up with it and its very comforting, so regardless of what type of sinigang it is it will always be on my top one. This time we are making sinigang prepared with salmon head and miso, I was craving for this...

Top 67 Filipino Lent Recipes

I know some of you are looking for recipes on what to serve during the Lenten period, I had that issue during the days I was not blogging yet. I know it’s quite hard to think of these when you are so used to preparing your usual Adobo, Sinigang, Nilaga,...

Corned Beef Spaghetti

Filipinos are very resourceful that is why we have dishes like this, when a certain ingredient is unavailable, we try to replace it with something that can work, take this spaghetti for example. Usually spaghetti back home usually is prepared with a mixture of pork and beef mince, extenders are...

How to Make Longaniza at Home

Want to earn a bit of cash on the side? I know it sounds like a scam but this is not, it’s a legit small business that you can easily do at home, and it’s easy, all you need to make sure is that all your equipment and ingredients are...

Hinanggup

Hinanggup is a Hiligaynon word which means “Soaked in salt and water” and this is what exactly this dish is, a Karay-a dish of flaked broiled fish and/or fried dried anchovies, sliced onions, spring onions, tomatoes, and salt simply cooked in boiling water, usually served with sinangag or kalo-kalo. It...

Gotong Batangas

Goto for most is usually a Filipino rice porridge loaded with tons of garlic and ginger, mostly cooked with some sliced of tripe, in Batangas it is a different story while both are soupy and garlicky the similarity ends there because Gotong Batangas does not contain rice at all, instead...

Sarap Buffet (New Lynn, New Zealand)

Guess what? There is another Filipino restaurant in Auckland this time it is named similarly to this blog, located in New Lynn this Filipino restaurant is a buffet restaurant as well and they charge only NZ$24.90, and that is cheap in New Zealand standards of buffet, so does this price...

Linapwahan

I guess most of us had a massive intake of meat during the Christmas and New Year’s celebrations so to give your digestive track some rest and eat vegetables and there is no better dish to have than this vegetable soup dish, it’s not just healthy and delicious but it...

Inasal na Liempo

Inasal is a type of dish usually using chicken marinated in a mixture of calamansi, ginger, garlic, lemon grass, and coconut vinegar. After the marinating process this is then grilled over hot charcoal while continuously basted in a butter, lemon and annatto which gives it a distinct red orange colour....

Afripaya

Afripaya, yes, it’s a version of afritada but instead of the usual ingredients like potato, carrots and chicken this Cavinti uses a unique ingredient that will be hard for some to recreate, especially those outside the Philippines, it is made with carabao meat and papaya. Apart from the ingredient usually...