The dish is referred to as Filipino Spaghetti to differentiate it from the traditional Italian Spaghetti. Filipino Spaghetti recipe has ground meat sauce instead of meatballs, sometimes come with slices of hotdogs or beef franks, and a little on the sweet side and not as tart as the Italian Spaghetti.
Dinengdeng (also called inabraw) is a dish of the Ilocano people of the Philippines, similar to pinakbet. It is classified as a bagoong soup based dish. Unlike pinakbet, dinengdeng contains fewer vegetables and contains more bagoong soup base.
Bulanglang is a healthy vegetarian dish well known in the Philippines. The manner of preparing it varies in different regions. Very nutritious and an everyday cooking in places, where there is an abundance of local harvest. This is probably the healthiest Filipino soup because of the combination of different kinds of vegetables.
Most Filipinos really love sinigang (sour soup) but there are other variation of this delicious soup dish. Like using different vegetables or other kind of meat. And on this one, instead of using tamarind (sweet and sour in taste), we are going to use the native guava which gives a fruity-tasting broth.
Papaitan, also called Pinapaitan, is an exotic soup dish with a bitter taste. Papaitan was derived from the Ilocano word “pait” or “napait” which means “bitter” or “bitter taste”, respectively. There are many ways to produce the bitter taste in this dish, but in our particular recipe, we use the bitterness coming from the bile.
This is a classic Filipino recipe which is usually served as an afternoon snack. It is made of cream style corn, whole corn kernels, sweet rice (also known as glutinous rice), and coconut milk. Sugar is added to sweeten it. It can be served either warm or cold. The coconut mil as well as the cream style corn gives it a creamy and rich flavor and texture.
Sopas, literally means soup in Tagalog (or Spanish sopa), a Filipino soup favorite, it is this creamy chicken soup made with elbow macaroni, milk and butter. The Filipino sopas is a sort of comfort food, perfect when you’re not feeling well or even just on a nice cold, rainy day.