Vegetable Recipes

tag-vegetablesA vegetable is an edible plant or its parts that are intended for cooking or eating raw. Some vegetables can be consumed raw, some may be eaten cooked, and some must be cooked to destroy certain natural toxins or microbes in order to make them suitable for consumption. Vegetables are eaten in a variety of ways such as part of a main course as a side dish, as the main dish itself, or as a snack. The nutritional content of vegetables varies considerably, though generally they contain little protein or fat, and varying proportions of vitamins.

Pinakbet

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This is Pinakbet. Pinakbet or pakbet is an indigenous Filipino dish from the northern regions of the Philippines. The flavors of the vegetables are accentuated with shrimp paste. Pinakbet is made from mixed vegetables simmered in fish or shrimp sauce. Enjoy this recipe from all of us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 1 pound of large, whole, head-on shrimp 1 piece large talong (eggplant), sliced into 1-inch thick diagonal pieces 1⁄2 pound of okra, ends trimmed ...

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Humba

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This is Humba. Humba is a dish similar to Pork Adobo. The only difference is the use of banana blossoms and black beans. Both dishes are good, especially when you are eating it with plenty of steamed rice. Enjoy this recipe from all of us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 2 pounds of pork belly, cubed 1⁄2 cup of dried banana blossoms 2 tablespoons of salted black beans 5 cloves of garlic, peeled then minced 1 ...

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Adobong Sitaw At Baboy

Posted February 19, 2017 | By
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This is Adobong Sitaw At Baboy. Adobong Sitaw is a vegetable dish composed of string beans and cooked with your choice of meat such as pork, beef, chicken, fish cooked adobo style. This is a simple dish loved by many Filipinos. Enjoy this recipe from all of us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 1⁄2 pound of pork belly, thinly sliced 1 pound of string beans, cut into 2 inch lengths and rinsed 1 small onion, sliced ...

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Lechon Fried Rice

Posted January 25, 2017 | By
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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 all of 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 ...

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Sinigang Na Hipon (Shrimp in Sour Soup)

Posted January 25, 2017 | By
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This is Sinigang Na Hipon (Shrimp 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 1 pound of fresh shrimp, heads and shells on 2 medium-sized tomatoes, quartered 1 large red onion, quartered 1 inch piece of ginger, peeled and sliced 2 ...

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