Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Tagalog Version)

KAMOTE NUGGETS

Loading… KAMOTE NUGGETS Ingredients: 1/4 kamote 5 piso na kalabasa 5 pisong malunggay 30 pesos na chicken breast (giniling or tadtarin sa maliliit) 1 sibuyas Paminta Asin Harina ( or chicken breading mix para mas lasang chicken) Bread crumbs Itlog PROCEDURE: 1. Balatan ang kamote at kalabasa. Hiwain ng maliit na pacubes. Pagkatapos ilaga ang… Continue reading KAMOTE NUGGETS

Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Tagalog Version) · Soups

MISUA PATOLA WITH SARDINES

Loading… This misua patola with sardines recipe is classic recipe way back our childhood days. Specially on rainy days. Simple and favorite Filipino soup that our Nanay or Lola will cook everytime there’s a typhoon (malakas na bagyo). They couldn’t go to the market so they prepare this soup that doesn’t require a lot of… Continue reading MISUA PATOLA WITH SARDINES

Budget Meal · Eggs · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Tagalog Version) · Vegetables

TORTANG SAYOTE

Loading… If you want something healthy and your budget is tight, here’s a simple recipe of Tortang Sayote which your kids and family members will surely like. In fact you can trim down this recipe with as little as 3 ingredients to save more money. Or if you still have an extra, you can even… Continue reading TORTANG SAYOTE

Adobo Recipes · Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Tagalog Version)

ADOBONG ATAY WITH PATATAS AND EGG

Loading… Adobong Atay with patatas and egg for the win! Or also known as Chicken Liver Adobo with Potatoes and Boiled egg is super tasty. Just a cooking tip, you have the option to marinate it for 1 hour or longer so the soy sauce is absorbed well in the meat. We all know well… Continue reading ADOBONG ATAY WITH PATATAS AND EGG

Asian Food · Budget Meal · Chinese Food · Filipino Recipe · Vegetables

Eggplant in Garlic Sauce

Loading… Eggplant in Garlic Sauce is one of my most fave Chinese vegetarian dish!  Its a quick and easy side dish to accompany any of your fave main dish like fried fish or any seafood. It is slightly oily, tender glossy eggplants sautéed with garlic and soy sauce and that hint of sweet, salty in… Continue reading Eggplant in Garlic Sauce

Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Vegetables

Ginataang Kalabasa

Ginataang Kalabasa or Squash stewed in coconut milk with baby shrimps or hibe. Simple Filipino lutong bahay, budget friendly and healthy for the family. Ginataang Kalabasa Recipe INGREDIENTS: 4 cups kalabasa (kabocha squash), pared, seeded and cut into 2-inch chunks½ lb small shrimps, or you can alternatively use hibe1 small onion, peeled and thinly sliced2… Continue reading Ginataang Kalabasa

Adobo Recipes · Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Seafood

SQUID ASADO

Yummy Asadong Pusit or Squid Asado. Another unique home cooked meal for your family. Easy to cook and budget friendly. Swak na swak sa petsa de peligro. Happy cooking! SQUID ASADO RECIPE INGREDIENTS: ½ kilograms squid/pusit, clean and remove ink2 tbsp oil1 medium onion, chopped4 cloves garlic, chopped2 medium tomatoes, chopped1 red bell pepper, seeded… Continue reading SQUID ASADO

Budget Meal · Chicken Recipes · Filipino Recipe · Mama's Recipes

Crispy Fried Chicken Feet

These Crispy Fried Chicken Feet (Adidas or Paa ng Manok) are so delicious specially as an appetizer with matching spiced vinegar dippings. Did you know that one of the benefits of eating Chicken Feet or Chicken Paws is to help you have clear complexion. According to the research done in a University in Taiwan, it… Continue reading Crispy Fried Chicken Feet

Budget Meal · Pasta

BAKED VEGETARIAN SPAGHETTI

Baked Vegerarian spaghetti is a budget friendly pasta you can make for simple days. The ingredients are available anytime you crave for some delicious pasta. You will love this easy recipe too! BAKED VEGETARIAN SPAGHETTI [kkstarratings] INGREDIENTS: 400g spaghetti pasta 2-½ cups spaghetti sauce 1 large egg ½ cup evaporated milk 1 cup shredded cheese… Continue reading BAKED VEGETARIAN SPAGHETTI

Budget Meal · Filipino Native Food

SINIGANG NA TINAPANG SALINAS

SINIGANG NA TINAPANG SALINAS (TAMARIND SOUP WITH SMOKED FISH) Sinigang na Tinapang Salinas is a must try soup. If you’re wondering how it taste, just imagine a sour soup with a smoky flavored fish. It’s sour and flavourful. Just make sure to buy a fresh tinapa so your sinigang will be so fresh and delicious.… Continue reading SINIGANG NA TINAPANG SALINAS

Budget Meal

Ampalaya Guisado (Bittermelon)

Ampalaya Guisado (Bittermelon) affordable, healthy and budget meal saver for a frugal mom. Ampalaya Guisado Recipe (Bittermelon) Ingredients: * 2 pieces Ampalaya, cut in half, seeded and sliced into 1/4″ crosswise * 2 pieces tomatoes, cut in wedges * 1/4 pound pork, pre-boiled and cubed * 2 pieces whole eggs, scrambled * 2 cloves garlic,… Continue reading Ampalaya Guisado (Bittermelon)

Budget Meal · Seafood · Soups · Vegetables

Ginisang Tahong at Pechay

Ginisang Tahong at Pechay (Sauteed Mussels and Snow Cabbage) Ingredients: 1 kilo of medium sized mussels, (tahong) 5 gloves garlic, peeled and crushed, 1 thumb sized ginger, peeled and julienned, 1 medium onion, peeled and chopped, 5 medium tomatoes, chopped, ½ tsp ground pepper, 1 tsp salt or to taste (or 1 tbsp fish sauce… Continue reading Ginisang Tahong at Pechay

Adobo Recipes · Budget Meal

ADOBONG GULAY

ADOBONG GULAY Ingredients: 1/2 kilograms potatoes, cubed 1/2 kilograms talong, sliced 1 onion 3 cloves of garlic peppercorn, to taste 2 bay leaves vegetable oil (2-4 tablespoon) 3/4 cup soy sauce 1/2 cup sukang Paombong or any vinegar Pepper and Sugar to taste Mama’s Guide Instructions: In a Pan, heat oil then add peppercorn and… Continue reading ADOBONG GULAY

Budget Meal

Ginisang Pechay at Tokwa

Ginisang Pechay at Tokwa (Sauteed Snow Cabbage and Tofu) Ingredients: 1/4 cup Cooking oil 1 pc Tokwa (tofu) 2 tsp Garlic, crushed 1 pc Onion, sliced 2 pcs Ripe tomatoes, chopped 2 tbsp Mama Sita’s Oyster Sauce 10 bunches Pechay, washed Instructions: Heat oil in a wok. Fry tokwa until golden on all sides. Drain… Continue reading Ginisang Pechay at Tokwa

Budget Meal

Kangkong with Tofu

Kangkong with Tofu (inspired by Max’s Adobong Kangkong stuffed Tofu) Ingredients: 1 tbsp minced Garlic 1 pack Oyster sauce or around 1/2 cup* 1/2 cup water 1 bowl of Kangkong leaves 3 pcs Tofu (Tokwa) cooking oil Mama’s Guide Procedure: Fry Tofu until golden brown then cut into small bite size pieces. Set aside. Sauté… Continue reading Kangkong with Tofu

Budget Meal

Ginisang Okra at Kalabasa with Tuna flakes

Try it, Ginisang Okra at Kalabasa with Tuna flakes. For those who wants a delicious and affordable meal. This meal cost less than 50 pesos not to mention the health benefits of Okra (Lady Finger), kalabasa (squash) and Tuna flakes. For okra lovers or you got lots of okra’s in your kitchen, you may also… Continue reading Ginisang Okra at Kalabasa with Tuna flakes

Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Fish · Vegetables

Sardines with Ampalaya Leaves

Simple Sardines recipe you can try, its healthy and best to cook on a rainy day. Sardines with Ampalaya leaves. Yum yum yum! Happy cooking! Sardines with Ampalaya Leaves Ingredients: 1 bunch of young ampalaya leaves 4 cloves of garlic, minced 1 medium white onion, sliced 2-3 cans sardines with tomato sauce 2 tbsp of… Continue reading Sardines with Ampalaya Leaves

Beef Recipes · Budget Meal · Copycat Recipes

Burger Steak ala Jollibee

I love Jollibee burger steak at dahil uso ang hugot ng Jolibee. Here’s the delicious recipe version at home. So easy and simple to make and budget friendly too. Kids will definitely love it. Happy cooking! [kkstarratings] Burger Steak ala Jollibee Ingredients: Burger Steak 500 grms ground beef or use half beef and half pork… Continue reading Burger Steak ala Jollibee

Adobo Recipes · Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Pork Recipes

Pork Piña Ala Humba

A classic favorite of Pork Humba with Pineapples. Super oh so yummy! You gotta cook it today. Happy cooking! Pork Piña Ala Humba INGREDIENTS: 3 1/2 tbsp Margarine 2 1/2 tbsp Garlic (crushed) 1 1/4 cups Onion (sliced) 2 kg Pork Kasim (cut into chunks) 2 3/4 cups Water 4 1/2 Sugar 1/2 cup Soy… Continue reading Pork Piña Ala Humba

Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Tagalog Version) · Vegetables

Ginisang Okra with Tuna

Ginisang Okra with Tuna INGREDIENTS: 1/2 kilo okra (sliced into halves) 1 can tuna 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, sliced 3 tomatoes, sliced salt and pepper to taste INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Boil the okra until half cooked, then drain and set aside. 2. Saute the garlic, onion and tomatoes then add the canned tuna and… Continue reading Ginisang Okra with Tuna

Budget Meal · Chicken Recipes · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Tagalog Version)

Sinigang Fried Chicken

It is surprisingly so good! The taste of Sinigang just perfectly blended with the Chicken. You can taste the tamarind sinigang in a fried chicken all together. Very delicious and budget-friendly too! This is also perfect with any ketchup or try our Jollibee Gravy recipe. Sinigang Fried Chicken Ingredients: 1 kg Fresh Chicken Drumsticks and… Continue reading Sinigang Fried Chicken

Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Tagalog Version) · Vegetables

Cabbage Rolls

Cabbage Rolls Ingredients: 2 tspCooking Oil 8 pcs (large leaves)Cabbage(cut lengthwise in half, remove the hard middle portion) 3 clovesGarlic(crushed) 2 ½ cupsChicken Broth/Stock(or water) ¾ cupGround Pork(for filling) ¾ cupChicken Meat(ground, for filling) ¾ cupMalagkit Rice(cooked, for filling) ¼ cupOnion(chopped, for filling) 1 Egg (beaten, for filling) ¼ tsp odized Fine Salt ¼ tsp… Continue reading Cabbage Rolls

Budget Meal · Chicken Recipes · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Tagalog Version)

Pinatisang Manok

 Pinatisang Manok  Pinatisang Manok INGREDIENTS: 2 lbs. chicken wings ¼ teaspoon ground black pepper 4 tablespoons fish sauce (patis) ½ cup all purpose flour ½ cup cornstarch 3 cups cooking oil INSTRUCTIONS: Put the chicken in a large mixing bowl. Add the ground black pepper and fish sauce. Mix well and let it stay for… Continue reading Pinatisang Manok

Budget Meal · Filipino Native Food · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Tagalog Version) · Vegetables

PAKSIW NA OKRA SA BAGOONG

PAKSIW NA OKRA SA BAGOONG Ingredients: 1-2 bundles Okra (Lady Fingers) 10pcs Bagoong Sauce – 5 tbsp Garlic, minced Ginger Sibuyas, sliced Vinegar – 5 tbsp Ground black pepper Water – ½ cup Instructions: Combine water, bagoong sauce, vinegar, ginger, garlic, and ground black pepper in a saucepan and bring to a boil for at… Continue reading PAKSIW NA OKRA SA BAGOONG

Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Tagalog Version) · Vegetables

Chopsuey Binakol 

Chopsuey BinakolChopsuey Binakol, another version of binakol recipe aside from the famous Chicken Binakol. Mixed vegetables flavoured with buko and its juice with boneless chicken, liver and other spices. Chopsuey Binakol is a simple, healthy and delicious recipe you can try anytime for your family or even for special gathering like Fiesta! It is a… Continue reading Chopsuey Binakol 

Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Fish

Breaded Fish Fillet with Pineapple Pepper Relish

This Breaded Fish Fillet with pineapple relish is simple, healthy, budget friendly and delicious! You can buy cream dory fillet in most major supermarket nowadays. I always buy my Cream dory at Sm Supermarkets at a very affordable price, specially for the frugal moms out there like me. Your kids will absolutely love this simple… Continue reading Breaded Fish Fillet with Pineapple Pepper Relish