Archive for January, 2020

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Giniling Guisado (Ground Beef with Bell Peppers)

Posted January 29, 2020 | By
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This is Giniling Guisado (Ground Beef with Bell Peppers). This is a dish that doesn’t get a lot of hype compared to other, more exotic and well known Filipino foods but it is a staple of the Filipino kitchen. I am never disappointed by Giniling. Don’t let the simplicity of it fool you. The flavors in this dish are robust and as a meal it is very filling. Overall it is one of my favorite ...

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Chicken Fried Rice

Posted January 26, 2020 | By
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This is Chicken Fried Rice. Perfect for when you have left overs. You can take some leftover chicken and rice then combine that with some vegetables and you got a meal. Or you can add this as a side dish to another meal. It works both ways really. Enjoy this recipe from all of us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 6 cups of steamed rice, chillled for 24 hours 2-3 pieces of precooked chicken, deboned and ...

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Ginisang Upo at Hipon

Posted January 23, 2020 | By
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This is Ginisang Upo at Hipon. Sauteed Bottle Gourd with Shrimp (or Ginisang Upo at Hipon) is a simple dish that can be prepared on any occasion but is most commonly prepared for lunch and dinner. It’s an easy, delicious and healthy Filipino dish. I like to cook it when I want something light and nutritious. There are only two main ingredients. One vegetable, one meat. And since this recipe only require two main ingredients, ...

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Cucumber Tomato Salad

Posted January 21, 2020 | By
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This is Cucumber Tomato Salad. This is a simple and refreshing side dish that’s quick and easy to make. The cool and tangy flavors are a perfect match for any main dish that’s been fried or grilled. I even like to eat it by itself sometimes. If you love zesty flavors paired with crisp cucumber, onion and tomato, then this would be the perfect dish to try today. Enjoy this recipe from all of us ...

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Kalderetang Kambing

Posted January 20, 2020 | By
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This is Kalderetang Kambing. Kalderetang Kambing is goat meat stewed in tomato sauce with liver spread. This is is another dish that is always present during fiestas. Preparation of the goat meat is different from any other meat since you have to make sure you eliminate the smell of the goat meat. We have added several tips on how to do that. Enjoy this recipe from all of us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 1 pound ...

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Jollibee comes to Tampa Bay

Posted January 17, 2020 | By
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I can’t believe it. It almost seems like some sort of strange dream come true. Our very own Jollibee has arrived in our own backyard, here in Tampa Bay. The new location is scheduled to open January 17th, 2020. Judging by the picture we took the night before the grand opening (above), they are expecting a substantial crowd. The drive-through lane has literally been barricaded and in it’s place they have put up a large ...

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Dinengdeng

Posted January 17, 2020 | By
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This is Dinengdeng. Dinengdeng is a popular vegetable Filipino recipe which originated from Ilocos. This dish is quite similar to pinakbet except that it is bagoong soup based dish. Dinengdeng is a healthy dish since it is composed of different vegetables. Specially if you add grilled fish instead of fried fish. Enjoy this recipe from all of us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 1 medium-sized onion, sliced 1 knob of ginger, sliced then crushed 2 large ...

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Fruit Salad

Posted January 14, 2020 | By
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This is Fruit Salad. Fruit salad is an easy to prepare dessert. This is a dish consisting of various kinds of fruit mixed with table cream and condensed milk. Enjoy this recipe from all of us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 1 small can of fruit cocktail 2 small cans (8 ounces) of nestle table cream 1 cup of condensed milk 2 pieces of avocado, sliced in cubes 1 piece of apple, sliced in cubes 1 ...

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Sinigang Na Baboy (Pork in Sour Soup)

Posted January 11, 2020 | By
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This is Sinigang Na Baboy (Pork in Sour Soup). Sinigang is a popular Filipino dish. It is a sour soup that uses tamarind as it’s base flavor. It can be cooked with fish, meat, shrimp and vegetables. Enjoy this recipe from all of us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 2 pounds of pork belly, cubed 2 medium-sized tomatoes, quartered 1 large red onion, quartered 1 inch piece of ginger, peeled and sliced 2 pieces of radish, ...

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Sinabawang Isda

Posted January 08, 2020 | By
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This is Sinabawang Isda. This down home fish soup recipe is as simple as it is delicious. It’s white fish simmered with a mixture of ginger, onions, and tomatoes. Then seasoned only with salt, pepper and fish sauce. It really doesn’t get much more simple than that. The addition of the malunggay leaves gives this dish a soothing, holistic quality best eaten during cold weather or when sick. Enjoy this recipe from all of us ...

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