Tagged: Stew

Caldereta Nueva 1

Caldereta Nueva

Like Adobo, Caldereta can be prepared in many ways depending on where you are in the Philippines, the ingredients adjust from province to province where these subtle changes make a big difference in the final outcome of the dish. Today we will be making a different variation of this dish...

Spanish Chicken, Chorizo and Potato Stew 1

Spanish Chicken, Chorizo and Potato Stew

I would easily choose chorizo over bacon when using as an ingredient to flavour or spice things up, this Spanish sausage just gives a ton of complex flavours comparing to the basic smokey bacon flavour. Since I started using this before I can stop giving reasons to myself in creating...

Paksiw na Pata Batangas Style 1

Paksiw na Pata Batangas Style

Paksiw na Pata Batangas Style is a type of paksiw where pork leg and knuckles are cooked in a simple mixture of vinegar, garlic and onions. We all know the other version which uses soy sauce and a bit of sugar, this one is its bare bones version made by...

Japanese Cream Stew 1

Japanese Cream Stew

Cream stew is a popular Japanese dish usually found in family style restaurants, in fact it was so popular I seen this a lot of times when we had our vacation in Japan early this year. It is a type of “yoshoku” dish which is made with either chicken, pork...

Rabo Encendido 1

Rabo Encendido

Rabo Encendido is a Cuban dish of oxtails cooked slowly with vegetables like capsicums, carrots, potatoes, tomatoes and onions spiced with allspice, nutmeg and chillies. Other modern versions include cocoa powder, celery, and chipotle but in its most traditional style these ingredients were never used. Old recipes were quite hot...

Coda alla Vaccinara 1

Coda alla Vaccinara

The name does not do justice to this dish, for non-Italians like me it sounds like a medicine or something clinical, it is nowhere near that in fact it is the opposite, this dish is amazing and I can’t get enough of it. Coda alla vaccinara is a type of...

Gyusuji Nikomi 1

Gyusuji Nikomi

Gyusuji Nikomi is a Japanese dish made with beef tendons and konnyaku stewed for a long time until it is very tender and melts in your mouth. It’s such an interesting dish in fact it’s quite a unique stew compared to all other stews that I tried, the flavour profile...

Frango com Quiabo 1

Frango com Quiabo

If I can remember correctly I first saw this dish in one of the shows of Anthony Bourdain called Parts Unknown when he visited Brazil, most of the dishes served on that episode looked similar or have the same flavour to Filipino dishes hence I took note of them. Frango...

Pata con Setas 1

Pata con Setas

Who does not love Spanish inspired dishes, the sofrito on tomato based sauce on meat or vegetables is a flavour that is so comforting, the natural sweetness with the tang of tomatoes is such a flavour that you will never get tired of. Our dish for today Pata con Setas...

Beef Casserole with Garlic-Chive Dumplings 2

Beef Casserole with Garlic-Chive Dumplings

Beef Casserole with Garlic-Chive Dumplings is a dish made with a classic beef stew then baked with dumplings infused with garlic and chives. A true all in one dish where you have your protein from the beef, some vegetables in the form of carrots, turnips and mushrooms and of course...