Stir Fry

Ginisang Patola 1

Ginisang Patola

Ginisang gulay is an essential part of the Filipino cuisine whether is abistuelas, repolyo, pechay or ampalaya, they act as a side dish for most grilled or fried meats and seafood but for the budget conscious it can be their main viand. They are omnipresent in most households and it’s...

Asparagus and Minced Pork Stir Fry 1

Asparagus and Minced Pork Stir Fry

There is nothing better than leaving office at 4:30 PM , arriving home at 5:00 PM, prepare dinner and eat around 5:30PM then at 6:00 PM you’re done, all you need is to enjoy the summer days until the sun sets at 8:30 PM. I love this lifestyle, loving it...

Pork Tausi 1

Pork Tausi

Tausi or fermented black beans is one of those Chinese influence to the Philippine cuisine, this salty savoury beans filled with umami gives tons of flavours to any dish hence it is used on several dishes like fish, tofu, beef and vegetables.  Though I haven’t seen this used on soups it...

Three Sauce Green Beans 1

Three Sauce Green Beans

Our dish today, the Three Sauce Green Beans is one of those freestyles born out of necessity, a need for having a nice side dish with our fried fish as well as the need to use some of the left-over vegetables in our refrigerator bin. Sometimes times like this bring...

Cabbage and Beef Stir Fry 1

Cabbage and Beef Stir Fry

I think one of my most common vegetable leftovers is cabbage. Since these things are usually large and not enough mouths to feed at home, we always end up with half a cabbage every time we buy one. Before my pre-blogging days the leftover comes into waste but now, I...

Ginataang Kangkong 2

Ginataang Kangkong

We prepared several simple dishes during the last couple of weeks and I wish to continue that trend, especially now its Lenten season, it’s the best time to abstain from meat, a time for Catholics and various Christian denominations to show acts of penance and sacrifice which exercises their freedom...

Ginisang Okra at Dilis 1

Ginisang Okra at Dilis

Majority of the Filipino dishes are created more for sustenance and necessity more than anything else hence almost all of the daily dishes served on households are quite simple and nutritious unlike other cuisines that are quite elaborate and flavoured with tons of herbs and spices. Most of these simple...

Bean Sprouts and Vegetables in Roasted Sesame Dressing 1

Bean Sprouts and Vegetables in Roasted Sesame Dressing

Several weeks ago, I bought this Roasted Sesame dressing for a noodle salad dish that was introduced to me by my friend when we had barbecue at their place. That sauce is quite a wonder sauce, it makes things taste amazing, like how Kewpie mayonnaise transforms things. The bottle is...

Spring Onion Ginger Fish Fillets 1

Spring Onion Ginger Fish Fillets

As the name suggest Spring Onion Ginger Fish Fillets is a dish made with fish fillets gently stir fried on a sauce made with soy sauce, oyster sauce, ginger and spring onions. A very delicate dish that is very tasty, light fluffy starchy fish fillets is a pleasure to your...

Wok Seared Steak & Shrimp 1

Wok Seared Steak & Shrimp

The last time I was in Las Vegas was the first time I tried Panda Express, before I just heard them and see them online, I also had read a lot of copycat recipes on different blogs but that’s about it. Today I will be contributing to those copycat recipes...