Shortcut Char Siu (Chinese Barbecue Pork)

A quick and easy recipe for Chinese Barbecue Pork (Char Siu) using a combo of store-bought sauces so no extra work is required but the result is a delicious meat that comes out so tender and tasty!

Slow Cooker Roast Pork with Dried Fruits

Melt-in-your-mouth, moist and delicious roast pork that you’ll make over and over again. Use a different variety of fruits – dried giant raisins, apricot, plums,…

Chicken and Pork Adobo

To say that I love Adobo is an understatement! I live Adobo! The proof – this is my 4th version of this famous Philippine national…

Lechon Paksiw (Stewed Roast Pork)

Happy 2015!!! It seems forever since I last posted here. Please pardon my prolonged absence as my family and I have been on a much…

Ginisang Munggo (Mung Bean Soup / Stew)

With beans, spinach, tomatoes and meat this hearty and healthy Mung Bean soup is filling and delicious!

Wonton Soup

This is seriously a delicious recipe for Wonton Soup – comfort food in a bowl. It’s so easy to make that even my young kids help me when I make this.

Sautéed Green Beans and Yellow Squash …

Saturday is Farmer’s Market Day in our area so to give my hubby some peace and quiet while he works at home, the tots and…

Shepherd’s Pie (Filipino-style)

I love Arroz a la Cubana! It’s a Filipino classic comfort food that arrived in our country by way of Spain. The Philippine version typically…

Sinigang na Baboy (Lemony Pork Soup with …

It’s been so long since I made Sinigang na Baboy (Pork in Sour Soup). This is a true Tagalog dish that is quite special because families would make…

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…

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.