Soup

Manong’s Beef Mami

Manong’s Beef Mami is a Filipino street food prepared with beef bone broth served over wheat noodles and cuts of tender beef meat and beef offal pieces accompanied by spring onions, soy sauce and hot sauce. During the late 80’s and early 90’s this was me and my best friends...

Ttukbaegi Bulgogi

Ttukbaegi Bulgogi is a Korean beef soup dish prepared with marinated beef called Bulgogi together with carrots, mushrooms and Dangmyeon Noodles cooked in an earthenware pot called Ttukbaegi. For those of you who are in the Northern Hemisphere our dish may not be as enticing as compared to us here...

Chao Long

Chao Long is a Filipino style Pho inspired by the Vietnamese prepared with rice noodles on a richer and sweeter beef broth served with chunks of beef, calamansi and herbs. If you are looking for that Vietnamese porridge recipe, I am sorry to disappoint you since this recipe is for...

Kuah Bakso Sapi

Kuah Bakso Sapi is an Indonesian soup dish made with beef meatballs cooked in a rich clear beef stock served with vegetables such as cabbage and spring onions. The last time I had something similar to this dish was when we visited Bali three years ago in a restaurant called...

Sopas Misua

Sopas Misua is a dish prepared by combining two Filipino dishes, the Sopas and Misua. It’s made with misua ingredients like flour vermicelli and vegetables, but the broth is made like a sopas. In cooking have to been into a situation when you can’t decide what to cook from two...

Fish Chowder

Fish chowder is an English soup prepared with fish, potatoes, and corn on a starchy creamy soup base. I love chowders, regardless of that type it is, they are creamy, thick, chunky, warm, delicate, savoury, and most important of all delicious, they simply warm your soul, a perfect comfort dish....

Spicy Seafood Hotpot

Spicy Seafood Hotpot is a communal dish of mixed seafood, vegetables, mushrooms, tofu, and noodles cooked on a wide cooking vessel filled with spicy broth in a dining table with portable or built in stove tops. While dining is already a communal family event (most of the times) but there...

Soup Number 5

Soup Number Five or more commonly spelled as Soup Number 5 is a Filipino soup made out of bull’s testes and testicles, usually served as a pulutan or a hangover cure, it is also considered to be an aphrodisiac. If you think Rocky Mountain Oysters are too much for your...

Tinola sa Miso

Tinola sa Miso is a version of the famous Filipino Chicken ginger soup called tinola where yellow miso is added for extra umami boost Miso is such a great ingredient, it adds a lot of umami, a dollop of this on your recipe will surely make it shine. It is...

Kimchinigang

Kimchinigang is a Korean–Filipino fusion dish combining the flavours of Kimchi to the all-time Filipino favourite, the pork sinigang. With the influx of Korean students in the Philippine universities, more and more Korean dishes are being sold and served in the Philippine restaurants. What is even better is that, these...