Tag Archives: chicken

Kinulob Na Manok (Whole Stewed Chicken)

Kinulob na Manok

Kinulob na Manok If the Koreans have their Samgyetang or Ginseng Chicken, we have Kinulob na Manok. Kinulob in this context means forced cooking and covered tightly. This is our very own version of pressurized cooking in the olden times. This Kinulob na Manok recipe is an easy chicken recipe, more popularly cooked in the […]

Fried Chicken Ala Max, Shortcut Edition

fried chicken ala max recipe

Fried Chicken Ala Max This iconic fried chicken, born out of Max Restaurant and remembered fondly by several generations is a very simple fried chicken dish the Filipinos love. Like the original Filipino Fried Chicken, it is not coated and doesnt have breading. Max fried chicken is then served with Jufran banana ketchup and soy […]

How to cook Adobong Manok

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There’s adobo and there’s adobo, my mom would say. And there’s really no right way or wrong way on how to cook adobong manok. The Filipino Adobo can get very addicting and it’s usually a gateway food that starts others when discovering Filipino dishes. Moms love it because it’s frugal, has simple ingredients, and you […]

Chicken Liver with Beans, Peppers, and Onions

Chicken liver is one of the “menudencia” food I like that no one wants at home. (Well, except for Nymeria, our dog). If you’re looking for an easy to cook Filipino food recipe, this is a good candidate. I actually like chicken more than pork liver because its creamy and tasty. (or maybe not like […]

How to Cook Chopsuey

How to Cook Chopsuey On Saturdays, mommies have to clean up the refrigerator and cook all of the remaining vegetables, meat, and leftovers to prepare it for the incoming Sunday market haul. Chopsuey or Chop Suey is always a good meal candidate for this reason. The Chopsuey history is interesting too. It is usually assumed […]

Filipino Ginataang Adobo sa Dilaw Recipe (Adobo in Turmeric)

Looking for Adobo Sa Dilaw recipe that uses our native  yellow turmeric and not the Indian curry recipe? This is the recipe you’re looking for! I have rich childhood memories of this Adobo sa Dilaw. Truth to tell, this was more familiar to me when I was growing up than the Tagalog Adobo in soy […]

How to make a Quick and Easy Chicken Teriyaki

This is an easy chicken recipe that you can do in under 30 minutes. Sometimes, when I’m not into the Fried Chicken mood, or Adobo feels, I end up making this chicken recipe. Today, that’s just what happened. I’m not in the mood to cook and it was already 11:45 when I realized there’s no […]

Chicken Mayonnaise Spread

This is a quick recipe and a favorite spread at our house. I think the cream cheese makes a lot of difference for this mayo spread recipe. Not required but the added creaminess is awesome.   Chicken Mayonnaise Spread 1 pack 470 ml Mayo spread 1 – 2 cups shredded cooked chicken (leftover chicken is […]

The real Chicken Nuggets

Cook real chicken nuggets for the kids and kids at heart. #kidfriendlyrecipe  I have always been for easy. And if I can, I’d buy everything premade and ready to cook. But I tend to stay away from the chicken nuggets on those  big freezers. Because chicken nuggets, the ones sold in the groceries, hardly have […]

Curry Chicken Fried Rice

This Curry Chicken Fried Rice is a win win dish, using both chicken and rice leftovers. This is easy to whip up and all the ingredients are in your pantry. I was looking for something to do with my leftover Lechong Manok and this is an excellent way to transform the roast chicken! Curry Chicken Fried […]

Featured Mom Recipe: Bonchon Soy Garlic Chicken Recipe

Cook this delicious and addicting Bonchon Soy Garlic Chicken Recipe at home! Jump to Recipe. This week’s featured recipe is Ms. June Jays Bonchon Soy Garlic Chicken Recipe Food Hack. June is a Baguio based mom and is the woman behind Cheche’s Gourmet Tuyo and Adobo Flakes.  If you’ve been following my blog, you’ll know that […]

One Pot Creamy Chicken Spaghetti

Learn this quick and easy chicken dish. Jump to recipe. So I found myself with nothing on my refrigerator except chicken yesterday. It’s a Sunday lunch and I need to have something special or unusual (I can get away with that) on the table. I haven’t done my grocery yet and I’m just really feeling […]

Hearty Chicken Sopas

Light and Hearty Homemade Chicken Sopas (soup) made from #leftover roasted chicken. This comforting soup comes without the cream and calories! Jump to recipe.    Chicken Soup Recipe Ingredients: oil (for sauteing) Leftover chicken with bones 1 Chicken cube onion, quartered celery, chopped carrots (cut lengthwise and quartered) laurel leaves (2) 1 tsp dried thyme […]