Tagged: Stew

Tiyula Itum

Its black like dinuguan but it does not contain any blood, so where does this dish take its colour from? Burnt Coconut Meat, it may sound weird and you may get intimidated by the looks, but that burnt coconut adds a nice depth to this dish. Not convinced yet? we’ll...

Salina Chicken

You might be wondering you had seen this recipe somewhere, if that is the case this is because I grabbed it from one of Jamie Oliver’s TV Show I watch called Jamie Cooks Italy. On one of the episodes he travelled to the island of Salina and Nonna Marina inspired...

Vanilla Braised Beef Cheeks

Vanilla in a savoury dish, that for me at least was unheard of, my reaction when I saw this once on a TV show I was, arhmmmmm. I was sceptical as I never had tried it and that combination does not seem to be logical to me, but after I...

Aji de Gallina 1

Aji de Gallina

Actually, I haven’t tried this dish in real life and what I posted here is just based on research after I got interested on it when Jodie Sta Maria posted a video of this dish when she travelled to Peru and highly recommended it.  While Peru is on my wish list...

Beef and Irish Stout Stew 1

Beef and Irish Stout Stew

Have you ever used beer in cooking? How about stout like Guinness? If not give it a try as it gives a really unique deep rich flavour that can’t be achieved with just a normal beef stock.  To make it even more interesting with my recipe today I used a special...

Beef Rib and Meatball Stew (T'fina Pkaila) 1

Beef Rib and Meatball Stew (T’fina Pkaila)

In Tunisia this dish T’fina Pkaila, also known by the name of T’fina d’epianrds is served during Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. The name night sound Arabic but this is a fully Jewish dish, Judeo-Tunisian Arabic to be precise, and this is where the dish originated, from the Tunisian...

Asado de Carajay 1

Asado de Carajay

This is not the asado that you might think off, usually we all know asado is made with pork, soy sauce, Chinese spices and is sweet this one is totally different, made with beef and tomatoes plus it’s not sweet at all. Then name of this dish originates from Spanish...

Menudo Sulipena 2

Menudo Sulipena

Menudo Sulipeña is a type of menudo but instead of pork pieces this one uses oxtails. Menudo means “little stew” which refers to a dish of slowly chopped pieces of meats and vegetables. Sulipena on the other hand I guess comes from the word Sulipan a town in Pampanga which...

Larang 1

Larang

Linarang or nilarang is a Cebuano verb that means “to stew with coconut milk and spices”. So basically, it is ginataan Cebuano style. A dish prepared commonly with Parrotfish (Molmol), Stingrays (Pagi), Marlin (Malasugui), Snakehead (Tasik), Puffer fish (Tagontongan) and Spanish Mackerel (Tanguigue) cooked in a spicy coconut milk spiced...

Black Sweet Vinegar Pork Trotter 1

Black Sweet Vinegar Pork Trotter

This Chinese dish like most was created for some reason, traditionally it is prepared as a confinement food specially for women who just gave birth to boost their immunity but now it is a common dish in fact you can see it in most Chinese restaurants specially the ones that...