Chicken Recipes

Mango and Cream Cheese Turon

Mango and Cream Cheese Turon is a delicious twist on our classic lumpia dessert. Perfectly sweet, crispy, and creamy, it’s a tasty fruit treat that’s sure to be a hit! Yesterday, however, he was craving for some but we didn’t have any saba bananas on hand. He looked so disappointed …

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Ukoy Recipe

Ukoy made of green papaya and kalabasa are a delicious snack, appetizer, or side dish. These vegetable fritters are golden, crunchy, and tasty! Ukoy or okoy are Filipino-style fritters made of assorted vegetables, shell-on shrimp, and an atsuete-colored batter. The chunky mixture is dropped in sizzling oil in large spoonfuls …

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Roast Chicken with Rice

Roast chicken

You don’t need to sacrifice flavor while trying to save some cash. We’ve made a simple roast chicken meal that tastes anything but. Served with fresh salsa verde and satisfying rice and veggies, you won’t be giving up anything while protecting your wallet. Ingredients1 pound medium carrots 3 small yellow …

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Instant Pot Chicken Adobo

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Try our classic Filipino stew made easy in the pressure cooker. This Instant Pot Chicken Adobo comes together in under an hour and turns out tender and full of flavor. Pair with steamed rice for the perfect weeknight dinner! To be perfectly honest, I don’t really use my Instant Pot …

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Bistek Tagalog Recip

Bistek Tagalog

Bistek Tagalog is made of thinly sliced sirloin braised in a mixture of citrus, soy sauce, onions, and garlic. This Filipino beef steak is hearty, tasty, and perfect with steamed rice. If you noticed, I’ve been doing a lot of recipe throwbacks lately. The blog is five years old, and …

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