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Sinigang na Inihaw na Liempo

Sinigang na Inihaw na Liempo

Try this delicious take on our classic Filipino sour soup! Sinigang na Inihaw na Liempo, made with grilled pork belly, vegetables, and tamarind broth is a delicious medley of smoky and tangy flavors. Serve with steamed rice or enjoy on its own for the perfect cold day comfort food. AD …

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Instant Pot Filipino-style Spaghetti

Instant Pot Filipino-style Spaghetti

Make your favorite pasta in the pressure cooker in 20 minutes! This Instant Pot Filipino-style Spaghetti is meaty, saucy, and with the perfect touch of sweetness. Delicious as a midday snack or main meal! AD Table Of Contents Why you’ll love the recipe Cooking steps How to store and serve …

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Filipino-style Lasagna

Filipino-style Lasagna

Level up your favorite pasta dish with this delicious recipe! Filipino-style Lasagna with delicious layers of noodles, chunky meat sauce, creamy bechamel, and gooey cheese is hearty, delicious, and sure to be a crowd favorite. Perfect for holidays, special occasions, or anytime you want to spoil the family. With oven and …

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Rellenong Hipon

Rellenong Hipon

Rellenong Hipon stuffed with meat filling and wrapped in spring roll wrapper are the perfect appetizer. They’re crispy, tasty, and seriously addictive! AD Rellenong Hipon Table Of Contents Quick tip Assembly Deep-fry Serving suggestions How to store More lumpia appetizers Rellenong Hipon I’m a big proponent of meal planning and …

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Morcon

Morcon

Make your family meals extra special with Morcon! This Filipino-style roulade stuffed with eggs, cheese, pickles, and sausage is juicy and tasty with tangy and savory tomato gravy. Perfect for family dinners or special occasions. AD Beef Morcon Table Of Contents What is morcon Ingredient notes Making the sauce Serving …

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Hawaiian Fried Rice

Hawaiian Fried Rice

Turn your day-old rice into a complete one-pot meal! This Hawaiian Fried Rice loaded with ham, bacon, pineapple, eggs, and veggies is ready in minutes yet turns out so hearty and tasty. A guaranteed family favorite! AD Hawaiian Fried Rice Table Of Contents Cooking tips How to store leftovers More …

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Chicken Afritada

Chicken Afritada

Chicken Afritada is simmered until perfectly tender in a fresh tomato-based sauce with potatoes, carrots, and bell peppers. This classic Filipino stew is easy to make and budget-friendly yet hearty and flavorful. Perfect for family dinners and special occasions! AD Chicken Afritada Table Of Contents Ingredient notes Helpful tips How …

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Chinese Pearl Balls

Chinese Pearl Balls

Meaty and juicy with sticky rice coating, these Chinese Pearl Balls are super yummy and bursting with flavor. They’re the perfect addition to a Chinese New Year celebration or any holiday menu. AD Chinese Pearl Balls Table Of Contents What are Chinese Pearl Balls Ingredient substitutions Helpful tips To serve …

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Rellenong Manok

Rellenong Manok

Rellenong Manok is impressive as it is delicious! This stuffed chicken with ground pork filling is baked to golden perfection for the perfect dinner entree your guests will be raving about! AD Rellenong Manok AD Table Of Contents How to debone a whole chicken Helpful tips How to prep ahead …

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Paella

Paella

Paella made with saffron-infused rice, chicken, sausage, and seafood is hearty, delicious, and a guaranteed holiday favorite.  This Spanish-style rice dish is easy to make in one pan and cooks in one pan! AD Paella Table Of Contents The Philippine Paella Ingredient notes Cooking tips What is a socarrat How …

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Tokwa’t Baboy

Tokwa’t Baboy

Tokwa’t Baboy is a Filipino dish made of tofu and pork with a tangy vinegar dressing. It’s delicious as an appetizer, as a topping for congee, or main dish. AD Tokwa’t Baboy AD Living with someone who has a whole different food preference than mine can be both a bane …

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Pinakbet Tagalog

Pinakbet Tagalog

Pinakbet Tagalog is nutritious as it is delicious! A colorful medley of local vegetables, pork belly, and shrimp paste, this classic Filipino stew is perfect as a main entree or as a side dish to fried fish or grilled meat. AD Pinakbet Tagalog Table Of Contents What is Pinakbet Cooking …

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Cocido

Cocido

Cocido is a must for Sunday lunch or holiday celebrations! This Filipino classic dish is loaded with slow-cooked meat, sausages, and vegetables and served with berenjana sauce on the side is a must for a truly special meal. AD Cocido AD This recipe sat in my draft box for weeks …

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Filipino-style Picadillo with Potatoes

Filipino-style Picadillo with Potatoes

Looking for an easy-to-make and budget-friendly dish that’s full of comfort food flavors? Filipino-style Picadillo is ready in minutes and cooks in one pan plus it comes with two versions. Make it a soup or a hearty stew! AD Picadillo with Potatoes Table Of Contents What is Picadillo How to …

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Chicken Bicol Express

Chicken Bicol Express

Chicken Bicol Express has all the flavors you love of the classic Bicolano pork dish but is quicker to make, healthier, and more budget-friendly. It’s creamy, spicy, and delicious with steamed rice! AD Chicken Bicol Express Table Of Contents Cooking tips How to serve and store Chicken Bicol Express AD …

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Bopis

Bopis

Bopis with minced pork lungs, carrots, and peppers is loaded with big, bold flavors you’ll love! It’s perfect as bar food with an ice-cold beer or a main meal with steamed rice! AD Bopis Table Of Contents What is Bopis Bopis Kapampangan How to serve and store Bopis AD One …

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Sizzling Sisig

Sizzling Sisig

Sizzling Sisig makes a great party appetizer as well as a hearty dinner entree. A delicious combination of juicy pork and tangy, savory, and spicy flavors, it’s seriously addictive! AD Sizzling Sisig Table Of Contents How to make sisig How to serve How to store Sizzling Sisig Sizzling sisig is …

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Pinakupsan

Pinakupsan

Craving crispy lechon but are short on time or energy? Try pinakupsan! These Visayan-style pork morsels are super easy to make with only two ingredients and are delicious as an appetizer or main dish. AD Pinakupsan AD Table Of Contents What is Pinakupsan Cooking notes How to serve Pinakupsan AD …

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Korean Ground Beef

Korean Ground Beef

Korean Ground Beef has all the flavors of your favorite Korean BBQ but is made budget-friendly with ground beef. Enjoy it served over rice or wrapped in lettuce leaves. AD Korean Ground Beef Table Of Contents Cooking tips Meal Prep Korean Ground Beef AD Korean BBQ beef is one of our …

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Tonkatsu

Tonkatsu

Ready to add some Japanese flavors to your table? This Tonkatsu recipe makes the tastiest, crispy pork cutlets breaded in panko and deep-fried until golden! AD Tonkatsu Table Of Contents What is Tonkatsu Helpful tips How to serve More pork recipes Tonkatsu AD Pork chops are relatively easy to cook …

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Pork Bistek

Pork Bistek

Pork Bistek is a delicious take on the classic Filipino beef steak. With tender pork chops and a tangy and savory sauce, it’s sure to be a family favorite. AD Pork Bistek Table Of Contents What is Filipino-style Pork Steak Cooking tips How to serve and store More pork recipes …

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Chicken Pochero

Chicken Pochero

Chicken Pochero is the perfect Sunday lunch! This Filipino stew is loaded with vegetables, beans, smoked sausage, and flavorful tomato broth for a delicious and filling meal! AD Chicken Pochero Table Of Contents What is puchero Cooking tips How to serve and store More chicken recipes Chicken Pochero AD Soups …

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Picadillo Soup

Picadillo Soup

Picadillo Soup with tender beef and chayote in a flavorful tomato broth is delicious on its own or with steamed rice. Hearty and tasty, it’s the ultimate comfort food! AD Picadillo Soup Table Of Contents What you’ll need Cooking steps Cook’s tip How to serve and store More delicious soups …

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Ginataang Talong

Ginataang Talong

Rock your tastebuds with this creamy, spicy, and so tasty Ginataang Talong! It’s easy to make in one pan and cooks in under an hour for an easy weeknight dinner. Serve with steamed rice and watch the whole family gobble it up! AD kitchen TipsGinataang Talong Table Of Contents How …

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