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Baked Fish Japanese Style

Baked Fish Japanese Style

Baked Fish Japanese Style Ingredients: . 1 large lapu-lapu or maya-maya, filleted . 1 lemon . Salt . Togarashi (Japanese pepper) . 1 whole head of garlic, sliced . Olive oil . Japanese mayonnaise Procedure: . Season the fish fillet with lemon, salt and togarashi . Lay...

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Chicken and Manchego Cheese Croquettes

Chicken and Manchego Cheese Croquettes

Chicken and Manchego Cheese Croquettes Ingredients: . 2 chicken breast fillets . 1 head garlic, chopped . 1 onion, chopped . 1 tomato, chopped . 3 medium potatoes . 1 tbsp. butter . 3 tbsp. milk . Salt . Pepper . 1/4 cup (or a bit more) grated manchego cheese . 1...

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XO Fried Rice

XO Fried Rice

XO Fried Rice Recipe Ingredients: 2-3 cups (day old), cooked rice 1-2 tbsp. vegetable oil 1 whole (small) ginger, grated 1 bunch green onion, sliced into small rounds 2-3 tsps. XO sauce (I usually use Din Tai Fung's, but any brand is okay) 1 egg, beaten salt to season...

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Pinoy Fry Salmon Belly

Pinoy Fry Salmon Belly

Pinoy Fry Salmon Belly Ingredients:  1 kilo salmon belly (strips) Best quality patis (fish sauce) 1 lemon Pepper Cooking oil for frying Procedure: Marinate belly in lemon, pepper and cover with patis for 20-30 minutes (20 if you want it less salty) Deep fry a few...

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Salmon Zucchini Bake

Salmon Zucchini Bake

Salmon Zucchini Bake Recipe Ingredients: 1 salmon fillet 1 lemon 1 or 2 whole zucchini (diced) 1 onion (quartered) 1 to 1 1/2 tsp. salt Ground pepper according to taste Dill (a few sprigs)  Olive oil  Procedure: Preheat oven for 15 minutes Rub the salmon fillet with...

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Ceviche

Ceviche

I've had a lot of ceviche over the years, although I enjoy it, there has never been one I felt was worth sharing a recipe of. Then one day, at a friends farm, I had a ceviche whose recipe I knew was a keeper.  It was so fresh and simple, the way perfect ceviche should...

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Fennel & Salami Picante Pasta

Fennel & Salami Picante Pasta

Fennel & Salami Picante Pasta is my second recipe in my fennel series and an easy one at that.  It takes only two ingredients to season this---salt and pepper!  Its a perfect and quick midweek meal.       Fennel & Salami Picante Pasta Recipe...

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Fennel And Potato Gratin

Fennel And Potato Gratin

My next few recipes will involve cooking with one of my favourite vegetables, the fennel bulb.  These are used a lot in Mediterranean dishes as it is indigenous to this region.  It is from the carrot family and high in nutrition.  This bulb is packed with B vitamins,...

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Tuna Pasta; For Lent and Beyond

Tuna Pasta; For Lent and Beyond

During lenten season, eating or indulging ourselves with succulent meat is prohibited as we are asked to practice abstinence. But, that doesn't mean we can't eat scrumptious meals during this season. Here's a healthy alternative good for you and your family. This is...

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Pasta Al Forno

Pasta Al Forno

  What family isn't big on Italian food, especially when it's the hearty, comfort kind?  My sister in law has a never ending love affair with Italy, hence, the reason my cupboard is well filled with goodies from the pasta capital of the world.  Here is a simple...

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