Curry

Filipino Style Beef Curry 1

Filipino Style Beef Curry

Unlike in most of South East Asian countries, Indian Curries are not popular in the Philippines because powdered spices were not a major part of our cuisine, spices like turmeric, cardamom, cumin, fenugreek and coriander. Our cuisine basically is almost a subset of the Spanish and Chinese cuisine where common...

Cauliflower, Squash, Coconut & Lentil Curry 1

Cauliflower, Squash, Coconut & Lentil Curry

Freestyling again now it’s with different vegetables I never had used together since I started cooking, this means it’s out of my comfort zone since I never experienced combining these vegetables together. Cauliflower, I usually use for chopseuy; Squash, I usually use for pinakbet; Lentils, I use them barely but...

Sweet Potato and Chicken Curry 1

Sweet Potato and Chicken Curry

Freestyling again today so nothing much to say with this dish, basically like most of my freestyle dishes ingredients are made with what I randomly see in our fridge and pantry from leftovers I had from past dishes I prepared. So what we are preparing today is a chicken curry...

Malaysian Pork & Cauliflower Curry 1

Malaysian Pork & Cauliflower Curry

I know Malaysian dishes are not synonymous to pork as their cuisine is predominantly Muslim inspired but in Kuala Lumpur there are a lot of Chinese Malaysians that introduces a hybrid between the Chinese and Muslim cuisine, our dish is one of them.  If you visit some Chinese food stalls in...

Inaloban a Isda 1

Inaloban a Isda

Our dish today is from the Maranao cosine where it can be found in the Mindanao on the lands surrounding Lake Lanao The flavours of this dish is quite unique if compared with the common Filipino dishes due the use of spices, where dishes in this cuisine is strongly influenced...

Oxtail Curry 1

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...

Chicken Curry Laksa 2

Chicken Curry Laksa

In Malaysia and Singapore this is called “Laksa Lemak” also known as Nyonya Laksa, basically a type of laksa served with a rich coconut gravy, slightly sweet and strongly spiced. Traditionally the stock is made with a fish-based gravy but modern versions like this Chicken Curry Laska recipe today is...

Malabar Prawn Curry 1

Malabar Prawn Curry

The last time I ate at iVillage we ordered this Malabar Prawn Curry and I am glad we did, it was one of the best seafood curries I ever tried, mildly spicy, creamy, a bit sweet and full of complex flavours, it’s certainly a dish to look after. Malabar is...

Kerala Fish Curry 1

Kerala Fish Curry

Kerala Fish Curry or Malabar matthi curry is an Indian dish where fish like sardines are cooked in a Kerala Style curry served sometimes with vegetables like okra and onions then served with rice and/or naan, popular varieties add tamarind and coconut milk which adds more complexity to the dish....

Manuk Kiarehan 1

Manuk Kiarehan

Manuk Kiarehan is a type of curry prepared with chicken, coconut milk, chillies, coriander and curry powder then infused with salted black beans, a dish found in Davao thus curry has a lot of similarities with its Malaysian and Indonesian flavours. Unlike the usual Filipino sweet sour salty notes this...