Shepherd’s Pie (Filipino-style)

So deliciously good this Shepherd’s Pie (Filipino-style) is made of perfectly seasoned ground beef sauteed with vegetables such as onions, garlic, tomatoes, bell peppers and carrots with creamy mashed potatoes on top! My kind of comfort food!

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Fruity Kale Salad with Asian Vinaigrette

So many of us, I assume, already know the health benefits of Kale so I will not repeat all that information here. And if I am wrong in…

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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

Chicken slowly braised in vinegar, soy sauce, garlic and bay leaves until fall-off-the-bone tender. This classic chicken adobo is totally delicious!

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Chicken Afritada

A delicious stew with tender chicken pieces slowly simmered in a perfectly seasoned tomato sauce and loaded with vegetables, too. Enjoy this Chicken Afritada with some rice and drizzle the sauce all over!

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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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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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