Deep Fried

Cheese Renkon Chips

Looking for a Japanese appetizer? Try this classic but with a cheesy twist. Cheese Renkon Chips or Cheese Lotus Root Chips is a dish of thinly sliced Lotus Roots deep fried till golden and crispy then topped with cheese powder. The first time I tried Renkon chips was in a...

Valencia Triangulo

It’s like turon but with a very unique twist, definitely this one is like no other. Valencia Triangulo is a Filipino style street food prepared with saba bananas, pinipig and jackfruit wrapped in spring roll pasty deep fried and coated with melted brown sugar. If you have been to Malabon...

Chinese Style Deep Fried Salty Shrimp

It’s so crispy you can eat the shells! Chinese Style Deep Fried Salty Shrimp is a simple recipe of lightly dusted shrimps which is quickly deep fried before it is tossed in a hot and umami filled herbs and aromatics. What’s good with the majority of Chinese dishes is that...

Copycat Wok Inn Squid

If you are looking for the best squid recipe then this will be it! Wok Inn Squid is a famous dish from the famous restaurant in Malate called Wok Inn, a simple deep fried lightly coated squid stuffed with chives then served on a savoury sweet sauce. Many years ago,...

Copycat Wok Inn Sipa

After so many requests from you guys, here is my version of the famous Wok Inn side dish. Wok Inn Sipa is a type of Filipino deep fried dim sum filled with minced pork, mushrooms and carrots seasoned with oyster sauce. Closely similar to Money Bags but designed for the...

Tikoy Turon

It’s a totally different way of enjoying this popular Chinese New Year’s cake. Tikoy Turon is a type of snack prepared with a Chinese sweet rice cake called tikoy wrapped with spring roll pastry then deep fried. Tikoy or Nian gao is a food prepared from glutinous rice flour, it...

Solita

Now this what you call a portable meal. Solita or Solitas is a Filipino dish from Bohol made with pork ribs or pork chops cooked on its own marinade then battered and deep fried which resembles a lollipop chicken due to its exposed bone. Philippines is a very vast and...

Korean Fried Chicken

Once in a while you need some fried chicken in your life and it can’t get any better than this. Korean Fried Chicken or KFC is a Korean Style fried chicken prepared by coating seasoned chicken nibbles in potato starch before deep frying giving it a very crunchy texture then...

Chongqing Mala Chicken

Trust me it is not spicy as it looks! Chongqing Mala Chicken is a Chinese dish prepared by deep frying chicken pieces then stir frying it with tons of dried red chillies together with numbing Sichuan peppercorns. My first-time encounter with this dish was quite recently, although I had seen...

Camaron Rellenado

Prawns enclosed with a minced pork dumpling filling; it can’t get better than that. Camaron Rellenado is a Filipino Chinese dish of minced pork stuffed with large prawns in the middle then deep fried. Most Filipinos have heard of the dish called Camaron Rebosado, a deep-fried battered shrimp similar to...