There are frostings and there are frostings, but this is the first time that I came upon a frosting recipe that can be used as a frosting or as a sandwich spread. Yes folks, you read it right, my son isn’t fond of eating sweets or anything sweet but when he got a taste of… Continue reading Choco Fudge Frosting
Whenever friends ask me what brand of bagoong alamang (shrimp paste) or bagoong isda (fish paste) we use, I proudly tell them that we never buy instead we (meaning my Mom) make our own. If you reside outside the Philippines, you know how costly a mere bottle or can (they’ve recently introduced this in the… Continue reading Homemade Bagoong (Shrimp or Fish Paste)
Ever wondered how those yummy fishball or squidball sauce is made? Luckily my friend was willing to share her secret recipe with us. I suggest that you go and buy a pack of fishball or squidball and have a go at making this sauce. Enjoy! Ingredients: 1 tablespoon vinegar 3 tablespoons soy sauce 6 tablespoons sugar… Continue reading FishBall Sauce
This is a perfect accompaniment to any fresh lumpia (with or without the lumpia wrapper). You can even serve it with minced garlic in case you prefer a little “zing” to your sauce or crushed fried pork rinds (chicharon) for an additional crunch. Ingredients: 6 tablespoons cornstarch 2/3 cup brown sugar (you can also use… Continue reading Fresh Lumpia Sauce
Ever wished that you could make a homemade fresh lumpia with a wrapper like the one that is used in commercial establishments? Try out this recipe and I’m sure you won’t fret anymore when making homemade fresh lumpia. You’ll just have to worry if you made enough since everybody will be having seconds. Remember, practice… Continue reading Fresh Lumpia Wrapper
Experiencing hot weather? Just ate something that has an aftertaste? Why not try drinking brewed iced tea instead of the usual soda or softdrinks? You can prepare this beforehand and keep it in the fridge. You can also add lemon, lime or kalamansi to make it healthier. Ingredients: 1-1/2 liters drinking water 4 tea bags… Continue reading Home Brewed Iced Tea
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