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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Sweet and Spicy Shrimp and Zucchini Stir-Fry

Only 5 minutes to make this flavorful SWEET and SPICY SHRIMP and ZUCCHINI STIR-FRY! Quick and easy deliciousness!

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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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Five-Spice Braised Pork Belly

Oftentimes, the simplest and easiest recipes turn out best! This Chinese Five-Spice Braised Pork Belly is all that. There is  nothing complicated at all in this recipe and yet it comes out so flavorful and delightful.

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Green Tea Drizzle Cake

Love matcha green tea? This Green Tea Drizzle Cake is infused with matcha green tea then soaked in green tea syrup and served with crème fraîche for a unique and tasty dessert!

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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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Easy Thai Red Chicken Curry

My husband is on quite a restrictive diet at the moment so we try to avoid big food groups such as dairy, wheat, soy, some nuts and anything…

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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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Chicken Ramen

In 2009, we went back to the Philippines to visit my family for the Holidays. En route we stopped by Tokyo so we can see what it’s like in…

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