Category: Free Style

Cabbage and Beef Stir Fry

I think one of my most common vegetable leftovers is cabbage. Since these things are usually large and not enough mouths to feed at home, we always end up with half a cabbage every time we buy one. Before my pre-blogging days the leftover comes into waste but now, I...

Oxtail Curry

I love oxtails, IMHO this is one of the best parts of the beef and it so underrated, if people just know the amount of flavour you get on this cut, as well as its amazing texture then I guess everyone would start buying it. Like beef skirt and beef...

Fishball and Pork Mince Rice Noodle Soup

I guess a lot of people are afraid of making homemade noodle soups at home because there are so much options that you can buy in restaurants that makes you think twice whether you can do something similar. Yes, they have the master stock that boils perpetually making an amazing...

Bunny Cookies

Like many great recipes our post today was made by accident, a beautiful accident. One day our daughter was making some macarons as she always does, then she was challenged to make one in the shape of a bunny but she baked it in a wrong temperature, since the decals...

Ginisang Okra at Dilis

Majority of the Filipino dishes are created more for sustenance and necessity more than anything else hence almost all of the daily dishes served on households are quite simple and nutritious unlike other cuisines that are quite elaborate and flavoured with tons of herbs and spices. Most of these simple...

Bean Sprouts and Vegetables in Roasted Sesame Dressing

Several weeks ago, I bought this Roasted Sesame dressing for a noodle salad dish that was introduced to me by my friend when we had barbecue at their place. That sauce is quite a wonder sauce, it makes things taste amazing, like how Kewpie mayonnaise transforms things. The bottle is...

Asparagus, Prawn and Mushroom Stir Fry

I love the textures and flavour of this dish, sweet asparagus, earthy mushrooms and savoury prawns is a combo like no other. Texture on the other hand is also amazing, meaty, crispy, soft, slimy is what you get in one bite. What’s good with this is this complex combination is...

Sesame Broccoli

As a child I hated broccoli, I guess everyone does when they are young, these green tree like vegetable is bitter to the undeveloped taste buds of the young ones but as you grow older you try to appreciate it and some start loving it like me. Honestly this is...

Creamy Courgette, Mushroom, Prawn & Bacon Pasta

Cream and bacon makes everything taste delicious, then add some umami flavours from mushrooms and parmesan, plus some seafood taste from the prawns and crunch from the courgettes then this is a no brainer sure-fire taste bud winner all you need add a pasta of your choice. A very simple...

Chicken and Okra Stew

We barely see these two ingredients together specially in the Filipino cuisine as we always associate okra with other vegetables such as pinakbet and other soupy dishes like sinigang, chicken and okra together are just unheard of. Today we will change that because I had a very interesting discovery when...