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

Filipino Chicken Afritada is a delightful stew featuring tender chicken, vibrant vegetables, and a savory tomato-based sauce. With our easy-to-follow recipe, you can enjoy this authentic and homemade Chicken Afritada at home! Serve with rice and drizzle the delicious 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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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 to this melt-in-your-mouth tender beef or pork stew brings so much flavor and richness to this Asian classic. This Filipino Pochero (Pork/Beef Stew with Saba/Burro Bananas) is a huge family favorite and a dish you’ll make over and over again! Perfect for a weeknight meal or for a special Sunday lunch or dinner!

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Ground Pork Menudo (Giniling na Menudo)

The classic Filipino stew, Menudo, is packed with savory ground pork or beef, vibrant vegetables, perfect blend of aromatics and seasonings in a tasty tomato sauce! This authentic Filipino stew recipe is a comforting delight for any meal. Serve with rice!

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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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Chicken with Creamed Corn

There are definitely days when you simply don’t have the time to cook an elaborate meal no matter how much you want to. When this happens I am glad that I have a few recipes that I can easily whip up, which don’t take too much time to make and with ingredients that I usually keep in my pantry. This Chicken with Creamed Corn is one of my staples. My mom always made this in the Philippines and everyone who’s tried this often asks for the recipe.

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