Budget Meal · Chicken Recipes · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

Chicken Salficao

Loading… Want an easy and quick meal you can cook with chicken. Try this Chicken Salficao recipe, your family will surely love this buttery and garlicky chicken fillet. Happy cooking! CHICKEN SALPICAO INGREDIENTS: ½ kilogram chicken breast fillet, cubed1 can button mushrooms, slice in half½ tablespoon paprika4 tbsp garlic, chopped5 tbsp worcestershire sauce2 tbsp oyster… Continue reading Chicken Salficao

Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

KAMOTE NUGGETS

Loading… Simple, healthy, tipid ulam for your family! Also good for ypur picky eater kids who doesnt eat veggies. Happy cooking! KAMOTE NUGGETS Ingredients: 1/4 kilo kamote5 piso na kalabasa5 pisong malunggay leaves (alternatively any fresh herbs you love like basil, rosemary etc.)30 pesos na chicken breast (giniling or tadtarin sa maliliit)1 sibuyasPamintaAsinHarina ( or… Continue reading KAMOTE NUGGETS

Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · 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 (Daily Menu) · 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 (Daily Menu)

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 · International Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · 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

Loading… 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… Continue reading Ginataang Kalabasa

Budget Meal · Filipino Native Food · Filipino Recipe · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Pork Recipes

Menudong Tagalog

Loading… This is how real Menudong Tagalog is cooked. Back in the days, when ready made pouches of tomatoes are not yet common. This is how Menudo is cooked, no instant tomato sauce and no instant tomato paste. Just real tomatoes, all natural ingredients. Happy cooking! Menudong Tagalog INGREDIENTS: 1 kilo pork (menudo cut or… Continue reading Menudong Tagalog

Adobo Recipes · Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Seafood

SQUID ASADO

Loading… 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,… 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 · Indian · International Recipe · Pasta & Pancit

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 INGREDIENTS: 400g spaghetti pasta 2-½ cups spaghetti sauce 1 large egg ½ cup evaporated milk 1 cup shredded cheese or… 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

Paksiw na Tilapia Recipe

Paksiw na Tilapia recipe is not only easy to make, but this recipe is also a good menu for the coming lenten season. Lets contemplate, have a break and abstain for the meantime from eating meat for Lenten season. Paksiw na Tilapia Recipe Ingredients: 3 pieces medium-sized tilapia, cleaned, scales removed and cut diagonally into… Continue reading Paksiw na Tilapia Recipe

Budget Meal · Fish · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

Pesang Bangus Recipe

Simpleng lutong bahay ng mga Filipino, healthy at masustansya para sa pamilya at siyempre budget-friendly para sa mga nanay. Tara at magluto ng Pesang Isda.. maaring gumamit ng bangus or left over na isda at lutuin sa sabaw ng gulay. Yummy!  Pesang Bangus Recipe INGREDIENTS: 1 malaking Bangus 1 Sibuyas 3 pirasong Bawang 2 pirasong… Continue reading Pesang Bangus Recipe

Budget Meal · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Vegetables

Tortang Kalabasa with Malunggay

Budget-friendly meals, using healthy vegetables. Ulam ideas for the kids Tortang Kalabasa with healthy Malunggay leaves! Aside from malunggay you may also use other variety like, corned beef, tuna, sardines or ground pork. Happy cooking! Tortang Kalabasa with Malunggay INGREDIENTS: ½ cup malunggay leaves 1 cup squash, thinly sliced 2  onion, medium size 1 cup… Continue reading Tortang Kalabasa with Malunggay

Budget Meal · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Vegetables

Sayote Guisado in Oyster Sauce

Simple and healthy vegetable menu you can make. This is just vegetable, but if you have a left over meat (pork, chicken or beef or hibe, giniling) you can fillet it and add to your sautee. Otherwise this recipe is delicious enough! Sayote Guisado in Oyster Sauce INGREDIENTS: 1 tbsp oil 3-5 cloves garlic, minced… Continue reading Sayote Guisado in Oyster Sauce

Budget Meal · Lumpia/Spring Rolls · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Vegetables

Crispy Lumpiang Gulay at Togue

Vegetable and mung bean sprouts spring rolls or lumpiang gulay at togue is another great accompaniment for lugaw or goto. It is a Filipino vegetable roll that is serve with spiced vinegar. Yummmy!  So what is the secret in crispy lumpiang gulay? If there is too much filling in the roll it turn soggy quickly… Continue reading Crispy Lumpiang Gulay at Togue

Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Fish · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Seafood · Vegetables

Guisadong Sardinas with Pechay and Boiled Egg

Namiss mo ba ang kumain ng sardinas. Super dali lang lutuin igisa-gisa lang sa kamatis at sibuyas at bawang at lagyan ng konting pechay at nilagang itlog. Masarap itong pigaan ng kalamansi o limon bago isubo kasama ang mainit na kanin na pinatisan. Guisadong Sardinas with Pechay and Boiled Egg SANGKAP: 1 latang sardinas (oblong)… Continue reading Guisadong Sardinas with Pechay and Boiled Egg

Budget Meal · Fish · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

Sarciadong Sardinas

Budget-friendly ulam, Sarciadong Sardinas for the win. Cook with Scrambled eggs and chopped tomatoes, seasoned with oyster sauce. Yummy! Sarciadong Sardinas Sangkap:1 malaking lata ng sardinas (spicy)3 butil na bawang (pinitpit at hiniwa-hiwa)1 medium sibuyas (hiniwa)2 kamatis (chopped)1 kutsara oyster sauce1 itlog na binatipamintang durog1/2 tasa ng tubigmantika Paraan ng Pagluluto:1. Sa isang kawali at… Continue reading Sarciadong Sardinas

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

Budget Meal · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Shrimps · Vegetables

Ginisang Munggo with Sotanghon

Give your Friday Munggo recipe a twist. Try this Ginisang Munggo with Sotanghon.. Ansarap na at budget-friendly pa. Happy cooking!  Ginisang Munggo with Sotanghon INGREDIENTS:57 grams sotanghon1 cup dried munggo (mung beans), washed and drained7 cups watersalt1 tablespoon oil1 medium onion, minced4 cloves garlic, minced1 large tomato, chopped1 tablespoon fish sauce10 pcs shrimp, peeled and… Continue reading Ginisang Munggo with Sotanghon

Budget Meal · Fish · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

Bangus Ala Pobre

Credits: @mydeliciousdiary Meatless Friday Menu? How about Bangus ala Pobre with lots of toasted garlic toppings.. Hmmm sounds really good. Happy cooking! Bangus Ala Pobre (Bangus Steak) INGREDIENTS: 1 kilo daing na Bangus, boneless 2 Tablespoon Sesame Oil 1 head Garlic , minced 1 medium white onion, divided (sliced in rings) ½ cup Soy Sauce… Continue reading Bangus Ala Pobre

Beef Recipes · Budget Meal · Copycat Recipes · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

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! Burger Steak ala Jollibee INGREDIENTS: For the Burger Patty: 500g 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