Filipino Recipes

Easy and Tasty Dishes from the Philippines

Sinigang na Baboy (Lemon Pork Soup with Spinach and Asparagus)

Gluten-free, low-carb and paleo-friendly is this delicious lemony pork soup with asparagus and spinach! The fresh lemon juice adds freshness and tang to this protein-packed soup. (Sinigang na Baboy)

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Tinolang Manok (Opo Squash and Ginger Chicken Soup)

Easy and delicious Asian-style chicken soup flavored with fresh ginger and squash – Tinolang Manok.

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Classic Chicken Adobo

If there is a dish that the Philippines is known for it’s got to be Adobo. While the word “Adobo”  certainly has Spanish origins (the Philippines…

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Chicken Afritada

Much like the other Filipino classic dishes namely Adobo, Pansit, and Menudo – the Afritada is also quite popular and is often served at birthdays,…

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Silver Fish (Dulong) Patties

  We went to Chicago to get my visa about two months ago. When we get the chance to visit Chicago I try to drop by the…

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Extra Special Mango Float (Mango Icebox Cake)

NO BAKING required for this fruity-licious Filipino chilled dessert. Juicy mangoes float on yummy mango-flavored whipped fresh cream then garnished with red cherries and studded with almonds for extra crunch. This superb Mango Icebox Cake is summer’s tropical delight but is also perfect for Christmas and New Year!

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The Classic Pork or Chicken Adobo

If there is a dish that the Philippines is known for it’s got to be Adobo. While the word “Adobo”  certainly has Spanish origins (the Philippines…

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Classic Embutido (Filipino-Style Meatloaf)

The Filipino’s version of meatloaf. It is a big favorite for parties, holidays and any special gathering. Can be served warm or cold. Delicious and tried and tested!

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Pochero (Pork/Beef Stew with Saba/Burro Bananas)

Adding bananas into this melt-in-your-mouth tender beef or pork stew brings so much flavor and richness to this Asian classic. This Filipino stew is a…

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Ground Pork Menudo

The classic Filipino stew, Menudo, made with ground meat for a quicker cooking time and more flavor absorption! Loaded with vegetables and simmered in a perfectly seasoned tomato sauce the whole family will enjoy this!

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Arroz Caldo (Savory Chicken and Rice Porridge)

A classic rice congee that you can find all over Asia though this one is the Filipino version – Arroz Caldo (Savory Chicken and Rice Porridge). The perfect option for breakfast and also a favorite to serve when one is under the weather or during the cooler season! Gluten-free and perfect as a meal on its own! 

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