Lazada Philippines

Crispy Tahong (Deep-Fried Mussels)

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Crispy Tahong (Deep-Fried Mussels)
As much as I enjoy the camaraderie of happy hour, I am an alcohol lightweight. A few sips of beer and I am already beet-red, standing shame-free on the table singing an off-key, teary rendition of “ [...]
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Nilasing na Hipon

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Nilasing na Hipon
Yesterday was the UFC pay-per-view fight G and I have been anticpating for weeks and to go with our ice-cold beers, I cooked popcorn chicken for him and this nilasing na hipon for me. Ha ha! The “I- [...]
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Ukoy

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Ukoy
Ukoy are Filipino-style fritters traditionally made with shrimp and vegetables of choice~ green papaya, sweet potato and bean sprouts, to name a few. The prepared vegetables are drenched in a thin bat [...]
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Calamari

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Calamari
Soak the cleaned squid in milk to tenderize. I am not sure what chemical wizardry happens here but even the last few squid pieces I kind of over fried and overcooked stayed nice and soft and far from [...]
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Fried Okra

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Fried Okra
Breaded and deep-fried okra are a popular delicacy in the American Deep South and as this vegetable is also widely used in Filipino kitchens, I want to share with you how I prepare my own batch at hom [...]
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Shrimp Charon

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Shrimp Charon
Yesterday’s lunch out was at a popular Filipino restaurant in the city of Artesia. As we’ve been a regular here for many years and have always enjoyed their ginataang gulay, binagoongan baboy, pan [...]
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Crispy Fried Smelt Fish

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Crispy Fried Smelt Fish
For super crunch, I recommend a mixture of flour and cornstarch to dredge these babies up. Seasonings to add, however, are fair game. I used garlic powder, salt, and pepper but other flavorings such a [...]
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Homemade Fish Balls With Spicy Fish Ball Sauce

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Homemade Fish Balls With Spicy Fish Ball Sauce
Fish balls are a popular street food in the Philippines and are often sold by street vendors in mobile wooden carts at almost every street corner. The balls, primarily made from fish meat ground to a [...]
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