Philippine adobo (from Spanish adobar: “marinade,” “sauce” or “seasoning”) is a popular Filipino dish and cooking process in Filipino cuisine that involves meat, seafood, or vegetables marinated in vinegar, soy sauce, garlic, and black peppercorns, which is browned in oil, and simmered in the marinade. It has sometimes been considered as the unofficial national dish in the Philippines. More »
Ginataang Mais at Malagkit or sweet corn and rice porridge with coconut milk is a simple and easy-to-cook treat that can be enjoyed as a dessert, or something to have for breakfast. It is also a perfect meryenda food. This is a quick and easy recipe. It will show you how to cook this Filipino dessert in less than 30 minutes in the simplest way possible.
And Ai, Thank You. After doing several indie films, Ai Ai delas Alas is back to her comedy roots with the recent “Feelennial, ” and soon “And Ai, Thank You.” Directed by Joven Tan, Ai Ai plays a famous celebrity named Ailene Dela Rosa. Her first time to do such a role in her 30 years in show business, the comedy actress had several pegs for her character. “I’m not as nice here compared to my projects before.
Leche Flan is the top dessert in the Philippines. The dining table won’t be complete without it especially during celebrations such as parties and town fiestas. I remember the Leche Flan that my Lola Belen makes when I was still living in Las Pinas. It really tasted so rich and heavenly. Everyone in our clan always request her to prepare it during special occasions. I’m lucky because my wife knows how to do a good one too.
Tigaon, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Camarines Sur, Philippines. Celebrations for all the Tigaoneños fiestas, in commemoration of the Sta. Clara Devotional Dance, the observance of the Tigaon Town fiesta and the holding of Tig-Aw Festival. Santa Clara de Asis, popular patron saint of childless couples
Maja Blanca is a Filipino dessert made from coconut milk, cornstarch, and sugar. Often called Coconut Pudding, this luscious dessert is easy to make and the ingredients are very common.Unknown to many, the original Maja Blanca Recipe does not include corn and milk. In this recipe, I added whole sweet kernel corn and condensed milk for added taste and a more creamy texture.Since Christmas season is just around the
If you’re the backpacker type used to camping in the wild, the beautiful island coves of Zambales provide an opportunity for you to teach your kids a thing or two about camping. I have brought my daughter camping overnight at Nagsasa Cove once and she had spent most of her time playing by the beach, roasting marshmallows over a campfire, and enjoying a rustic family picnic with my friends.
Bonga Festival is a way of thanksgiving for all the blessings and graces they received . It’s emphasizes the highlights of a street dancing and ritual. Bonga refers to a term fruit which means bearing of fruits. This festival is held in Sibonga Cebu every 9th of August where their livelihood are fishing and agricultures. This celebration is in honor of their two patron saints (Our lady of Pilar and Saint Filomena).
Indak an island girl breaks out of her shell and pursues her dream of becoming a dancer on the world stage. It is an upcoming dance musical film directed by Paul Basinillo, starring Sam Concepcion and Nadine Lustre, and produced by Viva Films. For the very first time, Nadine Lustre will be pairing up with Sam Concepcion on the big screen for the upcoming
Ginataang Bitsuelas is a Filipino vegetable dish wherein green beans are cooked in coconut milk. I also add a bit of pork into the recipe to provide protein. This dish can be prepared quickly for lunch. It is best enjoyed with warm white rice. This is a simple dish that is quick to prepare. Start by sautéing onion, garlic, and ginger. Do this by heating oil in a pan. Add the onion first followed by the garlic and ginger.
Puerto Princesa city owes its title to its natural wonders. UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Kids will definitely enjoy traveling here with all the adventures and biodiversity the place has to offer. Anyone would lose track of time once you set foot in the cleanest and greenest city as well as the longest, navigable underground river in the world. This is truly one of the best family-friendly destinations