Archive for January, 2017

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Chicken Sopas (Chicken Macaroni Soup)

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This is Chicken Sopas (Chicken Macaroni Soup). Chicken Macaroni Soup, also known as sopas, is a soup dish made primarily with elbow macaroni and chicken meat. This hearty soup is quite filling and can really be eaten as a meal by itself. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 2 1⁄2 cups of elbow macaroni 1 pound of boneless skinless chicken breast, chopped 2 pieces of eggs, beaten 6 cups of chicken broth ...

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Spamsilog

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This is Spamsilog. Spamsilog is a short term for the combination of Spam, Sinangag (fried rice) and Pritong itlog (fried egg). This is another popular silog breakfast combination enjoyed by many Filipinos. It is commonly served with a side dish of fresh tomatoes or cucumber. Spam is a brand of luncheon meat used in this recipe. You don’t necessarily have to use this particular brand, any brand of luncheon meat will do. Enjoy this recipe ...

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How to Use Fresh Herbs – Try These Tips

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Tiny as they are, herbs are enjoyable and easy to grow. Using them in your cooking allows you the possibility to change the flavors in your dishes in different ways. The freshest of them are great in soups, stews, vegetables, pasta, salads and breads. Different kinds of herbs create different tastes in foods. If you are new to using herbs, work on them slowly, adding just a little at a time will help you adjust ...

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Pancit Canton

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This is Pancit Canton. It is made with canton noodles and any combination of meat and vegetables. This is a dish often served on just about any special occasion in the Philippines. This is a favorite snack as well and best paired with piece of bread. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 2 pounds of canton noodles 2 cups of pork, thinly sliced 2 heads of garlic, peeled and minced 1 onion, ...

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How To Become A Professional Chef (or Should You)

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WANT TO BECOME A CHEF, but aren’t sure how to go about it? Here’s help … from a couple of guys who have direct knowledge of the restaurant and institutional dining industries. Phil Turner’s brother is a Chef, trained by the Royal Navy. He served as a Chef on nuclear submarines for 15 years, then went on to run a catering business as a civilian. Chef Dennis Littley, a Chef’s Chef and a guy who ...

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Spicy Ginataang Tilapia

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This is Spicy Ginataang Tilapia . Ginataang tilapia is tilapia cooked in coconut milk. This spicy dish, highlighted with the creamy sweetness of coconut milk and the fire of chili peppers, is an exotic treat, even to the most well traveled palates Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 2 medium-sized tilapia fish, cleaned 14 ounce can of coconut milk 1-2 tablespoons of shrimp paste 16 ounces of fresh spinach 1 small onion, ...

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Shrimp Curry

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This is Shrimp Curry. Shrimp Curry is another delectable curry dish. You can actually make a curry dish with almost any meat or vegetable. In this dish, we used the shrimp heads to make a shrimp broth. That made the flavor of this dish outstanding because you can really taste the shrimp in it. If you are looking for a good meal, shrimp curry is a good choice because shrimp are a high-protein, low-calorie alternative ...

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Crispy Pork Belly Adobo

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This is Crispy Pork Belly Adobo. Crispy Pork Belly Adobo is pork belly cooked adobo style then baked to make the skin of the pork belly crispy. Undeniably unhealthy but irresistibly good. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 1 pound of pork belly, cut into 2-3 inch square pieces 1⁄2 cup Silver Swan soy sauce 3⁄4 cup vinegar 3⁄4 cup water 3-4 pcs dried bay leaves 1 head garlic, slightly crushed 1 ...

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Lechon Fried Rice

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This is Lechon Fried Rice. What to do with leftover rice and lechon? Mix them and walla! You have a great filling meal. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients Leftover lechon kawali or roasted lechon, sliced into bite-size pieces. 4 cups of chilled, cooked rice 2 eggs, lightly beaten 2 tablespoons of minced garlic 3 tablespoons of soy sauce 1⁄4 cup of green peas 1⁄4 cup of spring onions, chopped Freshly ground ...

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Tapsilog (Beef Tapa with Garlic Fried Rice and Fried Egg)

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This is Tapsilog (Beef Tapa with Garlic Fried Rice and Fried Egg). Tapsilog is an abbreviation for the combination of beef tapa, garlic fried rice (sinangag), and fried egg (itlog). So with this combination you end up with tap-si-log. This is traditionally a breakfast meal. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients Beef Tapa: 2 pounds of beef sirloin (or similar cut of meat) 1 bulb of garlic, minced 1⁄4 cup of white ...

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