Doesn’t the best kind of food make you go absolutely crazy? Eating just one bite is never enough; when you have your favorite food, you can’t help but want spoonful after spoonful until you’ve devoured the entire dish! Food can make us happy in an instant when we remember all the wonderful memories we’ve associated…
11 Picnic Food Ideas
Going to the great outdoors for a nice day under the sun is always a good idea. But it can be made even better with great food, and what else but great food? Hopping into your car for a fun trip with family or friends can be made even more hassle-free if you pack your…
Valentine’s Food Your Way: Recipes for Romance
The month of February brings a variety of things: the end of the bitter cold, the Lunar New Year, and other holidays and celebrations. But what it is perhaps most famous for is, of course, being the season of love! While we experience love all year round, one special February day allows us to especially…
How to Cook Adobo
Adobo is one of those dishes that’s practically representative of Filipino cuisine. Bring up the topic of Filipino food and one of the first memories to come to mind is a tender meat in a savory, salty, umami sauce. A good plate of adobo can unite everyone, across different backgrounds and walks of life. Known…
5 Simple Ways to Cook Tuyo and a Video on How to Eat It
Tuyo refer to small fish that are salted and dried under the sun. It is also the Filipino (or Tagalog) word for dry, which pertains to the characteristic of the fish after preparation. Herring is the commonly used fish variety for tuyo. There are many ways to cook tuyo and I have a few to…
31 Insanely Delicious Adobo Dishes
Adobo is a type of filipino dish cooked usually in soy sauce and vinegar with the addition of garlic, peppercorn and dried bay leaves. Meats such as chicken, pork, beef, and goat meat are commonly used. There are also adobo dishes that involve fish and seafood, vegetables, and rice. We have compiled some of our best adobo…
What is Miso Soup?
What is miso soup? Originally from Japan, miso soup has made a big impression on cultures around the globe. It is a low-calorie, delicious soup made from sea weed, dashi stock and sometimes soy beans. When combined with vegetables or meat pieces, it is a whole meal on its own. Traditionally however, it is served…
What is Scampi?
“What is scampi” is one of the most popular questions asked on search engines. With terms like “langoustines” and “Nephrops norvegicus”, it’s no wonder the world is confused about what this seafood dish is. Scampi is basically a dish prepared by cooking crustaceans. While some countries prefer to use crayfish and squat lobsters, others make…
What is a quiche?
A quiche is one of the most featured foods in cookbooks and restaurant menus around the world. It is a hearty, rich dish that can be made in many different ways. Easy to prepare and very filling, you can make one effortlessly at home with a few of your favorite ingredients. Whether you’re vegetarian or…
Halloween Party Food for Kids
Let’s face it, Halloween is intended for kids. This is the time when children let their imagination expand and enjoy the sweet treats waiting in every door during trick or treating. Aside from this, kids love to have their own Halloween party so that they can show-off their new costumes for this year. The party…
8 Quick and Easy Halloween Party Food Ideas
Halloween is the time when our imaginations are let loose and our creativity tested. Most of us are trying to get new ideas about lawn decoration and even Halloween Party Food. When it comes to food, we have a lot of options to choose from. Do you got halloween party food ideas for this year? Desserts…
Top 10 Favorite Tilapia Recipes
Tilapia, also known in some parts of the world as St. Peter fish, has been the most sought after fish for many reasons. In terms of availability, this fish is there all year long – thanks to the countless fish farms that grow tilapia. It has now been in the 5 most significant varieties of…
Top 10 Filipino Christmas Recipes
The Filipino Christmas tradition won’t be complete without Noche Buena (Christmas Eve Dinner). During this special meal, families and friends gather together to share a delightful meal and wish everyone a Joyous Christmas. The dishes served usually comes from the Family’s Christmas Recipe collection, or they can be something special and only prepared once a year.
10 Well Loved Filipino Desserts
Dessert is the last course of the meal; some people consider this as the best part. Well, who wouldn’t? I think that it is — especially if we are talking about Filipino Desserts. Every time I think of sweets, Leche Flan always appears in my mind. Obviously, it is my favorite. I also grew up…
25 Filipino Recipes to Enjoy with the Family
There is nothing more exciting than eating together as a family – sharing a meal that everyone loves – enjoying every little conversation.
Family means everything for Filipinos. It is the center of everyone’s life. The best way to value the relationship is to have constant communication, do activities together, and share the blessings by enjoying our favorite meals – all Filipino Recipes.
7 Best Cancer Fighting Foods
Cancer Fighting Foods protects our bodies from carcinogens and free radicals. These foods help prevent cancer.
Cancer is an ailment distinguished by the unrepressed development and spread of abnormal cells. This fatal disease builds up in 2 stages: the initiation stage where the healthy cell is tainted; and the promotion stage, where the abnormal cell multiplies. Having Cancer Fighting Foods in our daily diet is a great start. Always remember the saying: prevention is better than cure.
It is said that a large percentage of all cancers are related to diet. This means that people get cancer from unhealthy eating. This type of eating habits include the consumption of fatty foods, processed foods, excessive alcohol drinking, and not considering any Cancer Fighting Foods in their meals.
11 Ways to Cook Tofu
Tofu or bean curd is made from soy beans. The soy beans are turned into soy milk and curdled with a substance called coagulants. Coagulants make the texture of the mixture gelatinous.
Cooking with tofu first made it way in Asia: it has been adopted by other countries since then. The main reason why tofu became popular is its high protein content. This has made it a good substitute for meat. Vegetarians embrace tofu by having it in their regular diet. Whenever a recipe calls for meat, tofu is used as a replacement.
There are three main types of tofu: firm tofu, soft tofu, and silken tofu. They are categorized based on their texture.
5 Romantic Recipes for Valentines Day
Happy Valentines Day to all!
Did you notice something different today? Try to take a deep breath and smell the romance. It is all in the air at this moment. I hope that this day will bring you more joy and love.
As we all know, Valentine’s Day will not be complete without flowers, chocolates, valentine’s card, and good food. I won’t be able to give you flowers nor valentine’s card this year, but I can provide ideas on what to prepare for Valentine’s dinner.
I know that some of you already made reservations for dinner. But, there are still others who prefer to stay at home and cook for their special someone. What dishes will you cook tonight? If in case you don’t have anything in mind yet, I suggest you try the following dishes:
21 Holiday Dessert Recipes
The most wonderful time of the year: the holidays. This is the time of giving and sharing; a time to relax and be with our loved ones; a time to be thankful for all our blessings; and a time to indulge in delicious desserts without feeling the guilt.
The Holidays usually start from Christmas until the New Year. But for some, this starts a few weeks before Christmas and ends a few days after the New Year. Some of you might have had endless Christmas parties and family reunions overflowing with wine and food.
How was your Christmas like in your part of the world? I bet that there were plenty of good food and a lot of smiles and cheers. As for us, we missed white Christmas this year because we went to a warm place wherein we can enjoy nature and go fishing. It feels good to escape the cold weather once in a while.
23 of the Best Cupcake Recipes in the Internet
Everybody loves cupcakes; I’m pretty sure that you like them too. What we have here is a collection of some of the best cupcake recipes from around the internet which I gathered for your delight.
There are still several awesome cupcake recipes out there that need recognition. If you feel that one of them is yours or if you know a great cupcake recipe that is not on the list, you can always share the link for the benefit of everyone.
Since sharing is sexy (like all of our readers), you won’t mind saving me the last piece, right?
32 Reasons Why You Need to Eat Breakfast
Breakfast is said to be the most important meal of the day. There are lots of reasons why we need to eat breakfast everyday. Here are some of them. It restores your sugar level that was consumed while sleeping. It helps you lose weight It supplies you more energy and nutrients that you’ll need for…
5 Filipino Seafood Cooking Videos Worth Watching
Here are 5 Filipino seafood cooking videos from YouTube that can be of help in your menu planning. The cooks in each video definitely love Filipino Food and most of the videos in their YouTube channel are proof.
12 (+ 8 more) Filipino Food to Have During the Holy Week
It has been a practice among Roman Catholics to abstain from eating meat every Friday during lent, and the entire holy week. It is not recommended to eat pork, chicken, beef and other types of meat during this time of the year. However, you can always consume vegetables and seafood. Since lent is a time…