Daily Meal Servings with love and creativity

Month: September 2011

Balut

This is meant to be aphrodisiac, a male dominated indulgence, affordable delicacy and common pulutan in the evening for drinkers here in the Philippines. Balut is so popular and the usual snack of Filipinos, it was once eaten by contestants in Fear Factor before. For first timers, […]

French Fried Chicken

The easy way of cooking fried chicken. I adopted this dish from the cookbook ,”THE GOOD HOUSECOOKING”. It is my favorite recipe book that I inherited from my mother.This is a book that starts when you do to cook it right. It is really very […]

Java Rice

I learned how to make this familiar and flavorful Java rice  from my mother and it is already common here in the Philippines. I prepared this dish every week  for our Saturday dinner. When we go out, we usually order the same dish  with Chicken […]

Fresh Solen with Sauce

Ingredients 4 tablespoons of oil ¼ cup of water 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1 tablespoon garlic, macerated 1 teaspoon sesame oil 1 tablespoon oyster sauce 1 tablespoon garlic, macerated Seasoning: 1 ½ tablespoon of salt ½ tablespoon of pepper powder 1 teaspoon of sugar Dripping 1 […]

FRIED VEGETABLE ROLL

A quick and easy family favorite. Ingredients 1 ½ baby yam, thin Julienne strips 200 g cabbage, shredded 50 g Chinese mushroom, 300 g carrot, Julienne strips 25 g rice vermicelli 250  g mongo sprout 10 bean curd strips 5 cups cooking oil 1 tbsp […]

Seafood and Chicken Rice

Rice has no flavor on its own, but it does magic to all kinds of dishes. Rice can be mixed into dish or serve as accompaniment, add a little meat, chicken, seafood and sauce to make a nutritious dish. I have several methods of cooking […]

Gingered Melon Balls

A quick and easy family favorite. Ingredients 1 medium melon 3 tbsp. golden syrup 2 tbsp icing sugar 2 tbsp lemon juice ½ tsp ground ginger   Different varieties of local and imported melons are available all year round. Ripe melon should yield to finger […]

Oyster Omelette

I cook this every week for my family. If you love seafoods, You’ll love this flavor and easy preparation of this recipe. Try it now! Ingredients 10.4 ozs of oysters 8 eggs 8 tablespoons of oil 2 tablespoons of chopped green onions Seasoning for Marinating: […]

Crab in Black Bean Sauce

A recipe for busy moms! Serves: 4-6 Cooking time:  10 minutes   Ingredients 2 x 750 g (1 ½ lbs) cooked crabs 2 tablespoons black beans 1 tablespoon (20 ml) white vinegar 2 tablespoons cornflour 2 tablespoons (40 ml) dry sherry 1 teaspoon salt 1 […]

Shrimps with Garlic

This is a recipe for busy days. I learned this recipe from my grandmother and so happy with the result because my first attempt was successful and the taste was superb. It is very easy to prepare and does not consume  more time in the […]