Sunday, September 20, 2020

SPICY RECIPES

Simple Fish Gumbo

Gumbo is a Creole/ Cajun dish of stewed okra often with meat or seafood.  This is a very simple and easy version of that...

Squash in Coconut Milk (Ginataang Calabasa)

This is one of my favorite veggie dish, I'd like to share this because not only is this so delicious, it is also very...

Lemon Ricotta Spaghetti

This really yummy pasta dish is our impromptu lunch today. We just got home from my son's school for his enrollment. I didn't feel...

Pasta with Mushroom and Tomato Confit

Pasta with Mushroom and Tomato Confit Cook pasta al dente, about 2 minutes short of what is indicated in the...

Sisig (Aphrodisiac)

The February theme for KCC is aphrodisiac, very appropriate for this month of love ;). Food that are considered aphrodisiacs are either visually stimulating...

Pork Sinigang (Pork In Tamarind Broth)

Pork sinigang is my favorite filipino dish because not only it is delicious but it is also easy to cook.   If you know...

JAPANESE CUISINES

Matcha (Green Tea) Chocolate Chip Cookies

I  bought a pack of matcha powder because I was planning to replace a meal a day with a healthy smoothie to help me...

COCONUT BASED RECIPES

French Coconut Pie

I've mentioned so many times before how nuts I am about coconuts even more so when a recipe is this easy. Although I made...

LATEST RECIPES

Rustic Sourdough Bread Boule

After conquering the challenge of making wild yeast come to life, the next step naturally is to bake with it.

Sourdough Starter (Wild Yeast)

It's very simple. It's just flour and water plus time. Why do I want to make sourdough starter?...

Chicken in Creamy Mushroom Sauce

Pan-fried chicken with crispy skin in a tangy and creamy yogurt mushroom sauce. I don't think I'll get tired of eating this....

Strawberry Pavlova

Adapted from Nigella Lawson's Rose and Pepper Pavlova recipe. I like how this turned out, it so simple and yet it looks...

Tomato Confit

I love tomatoes. I like them on salad, as a base for pasta sauce and for sauteeing meat and veggies. Tomatoes are...

Sourdough Chocolate Chip Cookies

I have been busy lately with my new baby. I've been feeding it every 12-24 hours. It has grown strong and bubbly...

Caramel Pecan Rolls

Sweet luscious caramel glaze with pecans on freshly baked soft cinnamon rolls and a hot cup of coffee is perfect anytime on...

Mozzarella Sticks

You can make a batch of these and store in the freezer. Serve it your favorite marinara sauce for a delicious...

Pork and Shrimp Siomai

It's been more than a couple of months of community quarantine and we are missing siomai, so we made it at home....

Coffee Jelly with Zabaglione

Zabaglione or Sabayon is an Italian custard sauce made with egg yolks and sugar and Marsala wine, but I like to use...

Baked Barbecue Ribs

This is another delicious way to cook barbecue ribs. I like it just the same as when I boil or steam the...

Japchae (Korean Stir-Fry Noodles)

This is my version of Korean stir-fry noodles, Japchae.  It's one of those one-dish meals that I often make-- it's cooked quickly in one...

MOST POPULAR RECIPES

Mojo Potatoes

I love mojo potatoes from Shakey's and this is my homemade version of it.  It's not an exact recipe, add more or less of...

Sukiyaki (すき焼き)

I know Sukiyaki,  the song- a beautiful, sentimental song translated from a popular Japanese song but I had no idea what a sukiyaki dish...

♥ Tiramisu!♥

I remember an episode of Friends when Joey invited his friends over to his family's house for dinner and Tiramisu was served for dessert;...

Simple Steamed Bread Pudding

This bread pudding is not the kind that you serve with sauce or eat with a dessert spoon or fork;  it's the kind that...

Fish Fillet with Tausi (Fermented Black Beans)

I used to hate this dish when I was young, I didn't like the taste of fermented black beans and the milk fish has...

Kare-Kare (Pork)

I'm so happy, I can make kare-kare now! Yay! 🙂 Kare-kare is an ox tail stew with peanut butter to add richness and flavor...

Spicy Chicken Adobo

My little boy calls this KFC Adobo because it's made with chicken, to him, chicken=KFC and he likes `dobo, that's how he calls adobo....

Sapin-Sapin (Layered Sticky Rice Cake)

Sapin-Sapin is a Filipino multi-colored (and flavored) layered sticky rice cake. It's traditionally made of galapong (sticky rice dough) mixed with coconut milk and...

Creamy Mushroom & Truffle Oil Spaghetti

Cream and oil-based pasta dishes are currently my favorite. I still like tomato-based pasta but it's taking a backseat for now. I just love that ...

Beef Salpicao (Salpicado)

Beef Salpicao is a Filipino dish of Spanish or Portuguese influence.  It's  beef tenderloin cut into small pieces or strips and marinated in olive...

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