Quarantine Recipe: Pasta De Lata

Quarantine Recipe: Pasta De Lata

I'm sharing this very old recipe I learned from my mom when I was a little child. Curious about cooking, I would annoy my mother in the kitchen. I'd beg her to let me hold a pan, a spatula, or anything that would merit "being a chef," I'd say. At first, she would let me [...]

Recreating Starbucks’ Cold Foam Iced Espresso at Home

Recreating Starbucks’ Cold Foam Iced Espresso at Home

This quarantine life makes me miss a lot of things, like our usual coffee runs at Starbucks. In hindsight, craving for commercial, overpriced coffee seems so trivial now with all the world's problems. If anything, this ECQ serves a reset button for many of us, myself included--a reminder that often, the most meaningful things in [...]

Baked Liempo (Pork Belly)

Baked Liempo (Pork Belly)

Pinoys love a good pork belly. We like it with crackling skin, grilled, roasted, barbecued--there are so many ways to enjoy liempo! But in our house, we always go back to this recipe: Baked Liempo with lots of garlic, herbs, and sweet whiskey! This dish is so simple and very easy to make. Prepping the ingredients [...]

Baked Turmeric Chicken

Baked Turmeric Chicken

I'm sure you have one of those days when you're so lazy and hungry at the same time? When laziness and hunger strike, I go for a dish that's super easy to make--with an even easier clean-up. This is one of those dishes. This savory dish is light, fresh, and vibrant. Whenever I eat this, [...]