Pasta

Leftover Roast Chicken Pasta 1

Leftover Roast Chicken Pasta

Leftover Roast Chicken Pasta is a creamy pasta dish prepared with leftover chicken roast served over spaghetti or any pasta in a sauce made with chicken stock and fresh cream. Guess what? It’s another leftover day and this time it’s not coming from the freezer, it was from our leftover...

Copycat Jolly Spaghetti 2

Copycat Jolly Spaghetti

Jolly Spaghetti, this is one pasta that defies all Italian pasta rules, for first timers it will be a shock to their system because what you see is not what it seems. It’s one dish that Filipinos all over the world crave for, this super soft noodles drenched in a...

Gricia 2

Gricia

Gricia or Pasta alla Gricia is a type of an Italian pasta dish prepared neither with white or red sauce but instead it’s a simple concoction of pasta served with Pecorino Romano and Guanciale. We all grew up with a pasta dish that is either red or white sauce based,...

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Pasta 1

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Pasta

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Pasta is a type of pasta prepared with Chicken and Mushrooms on a creamy sauce on penne topped with quick melting cheese I am pretty sure this dish is not Italian, first because the pasta is not cooked al dente and it uses a type of...

Spabok 2

Spabok

Spabok or Spaghetti Palabok is a Filipino pasta dish prepared with spaghetti noodles served on a seafood gravy made with crab meat, prawn butter and smoked fish topped with seafood, chicharon, egg and spring onions Like most dishes in the Philippines each region has its own unique way of preparing...

Creamy Courgette, Mushroom, Prawn & Bacon Pasta 2

Creamy Courgette, Mushroom, Prawn & Bacon Pasta

Creamy Courgette, Mushroom, Prawn & Bacon Pasta is a dish of crispy bacon, prawns, courgettes and mushroom served on a creamy sauce over 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...

Corned Beef Spaghetti 1

Corned Beef Spaghetti

Corned Beef Spaghetti is a type of Filipino spaghetti prepared with canned corned beef instead of minced meats, other ingredients remain the same. 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...

Filipino Sweet Macaroni Salad 1

Filipino Sweet Macaroni Salad

Sweet Macaroni Salad or Filipino Sweet Macaroni Salad is a dessert salad prepared with Macaroni, Palm Fruit, Fruit Cocktail and Cheese dressed in Condensed Milk and Mayonnaise. For many the idea of combining Macaroni, Condensed Milk, Mayonnaise, Palm Fruit, Fruit Cocktail and Cheese is quite unusual to say the least...

Vegetable, Bacon, Italian Sausage and Risoni Soup 2

Vegetable, Bacon, Italian Sausage and Risoni Soup

It’s that time again where I have to use everything that was left over from the recipes I already posted. We do this exercise once in a while so nothing goes to waste, basically using all the bits and pieces on the pantry and vegetable bin which was either forgotten...

Pasta with Braised Pork, Red Wine and Pancetta 1

Pasta with Braised Pork, Red Wine and Pancetta

Think of pasta like rice or soft taco, they are so versatile you can basically pair any savoury dish with it. Chicken, Vegetables, Mushroom, Beef and Seafood are the most popular ones but pork can also be used like our recipe today. I know apart from bacon and pancetta we...