Rice

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Chao Fan

Chao Fan is a Filipino Chinese fried rice dish prepared with day-old left-over rice stir fried with meats like pork together with vegetables like spring onions, green peas and corn. Don’t be confused with Chao Fan and Chow Fun because one is made with fried rice and another is made with rice...

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Deremen

Deremen is a type of Filipino rice cake prepared with a type of young glutinous rice that is burned in its husk and pounded, it is cooked with sugar and coconut milk over wok until dry and sticky in consistency. The wife visited the Philippines around November last year and...

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Tinapa Fried Rice

Tinapa Fried Rice is a Filipino style fried rice prepared with left over rice, smoked fish flakes from tinapa with eggs, spring onions and turmeric. Tired of usual sinangag or yang chow then try something new, the Tinapa Fried Rice. Tinapa Fried Rice is a Filipino style fried rice prepared...

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Omurice

Omurice is a Japanese dish prepared with fried rice cooked with meats like chicken or ham with vegetables, seasoned with ketchup then served enclosed in an omelette. Omurice or Omuraisu as what the Japanese pronounce it is a type of yōshoku (Japanese style Western Food) prepared with fried rice and...

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Bringhe

Bringhe is a Filipino rice dish served usually on special occasions, it is commonly prepared with glutinous rice, chicken, chorizo, peppers, raisins, peas and coconut milk Bringhe is a quintessential Kapampangan dish, a Kampampangan party is not complete without this. So, what is Bringhe? Bringhe is a rice dish usually...

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Seafood Doria

Seafood Doria is a Japanese dish seasoned rice topped with mixed seafood, creamy white bechamel style sauce and cheese then baked until top turns slightly golden brown. The first time I had this dish was in Hong Kong, I thought it was a Hong Kong dish like the Baked Pork...

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Pinakufu

Pinakufu is a deep-fried glutinous rice dough coated with dried brown sugar syrup. If you visited Tuguegarao City then most probably you have tried our rice cake today as it is quite popular with the Ybanags, and if you had tried it you most probably had it with Sinanta, a...

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Poke Bowl

Poke Bowl is a Hawaiian dish traditionally prepared with fresh filleted and cubed fish served with condiments such as slat, candlenuts, seaweeds and limu. Poke is a Hawaiian word that means “to slice” or “cut crosswise into pieces” and that’s what exactly this dish is, a Hawaiian traditional dish prepared...

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Chicken Biryani

Chicken Biryani is a classic Indian dish of aromatic spiced rice cooked together with chicken curry marinated in spiced yoghurt. If you notice I don’t usually cook Indian food, not that I don’t want it, don’t get me wrong I love curries, I am just intimidated on how to make...

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Bubur Ayam

Bubur Ayam is a type of Indonesian chicken congee cooked with Indonesian spices then served with spring onions, crispy fried shallots, tongcai, cakwe, kicap manis and kerupuk If you love congee, goto or arrozcaldo then this is a no brainer for you, an Indonesian Style chicken congee infused with Indonesian...