Budget Meal · Fish · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

Escabecheng Tilapia Recipe

Loading… Post Views: 2,520 Try this easy and budget friendly version of Escabecheng Tilapia. Quick and easy ingredients of fresh tomatoes, vinegar and soy sauce. ESCABECHENG TILAPIA RECIPE INGREDIENTS: 3 pieces tilapia4-5 tomatoes, chopped1 small carrot, julienned4 cloves garlic, crushed1 inch ginger, julienned1 onion, chopped1 small bell pepper, julienned½ tasang suka½ cup brown sugar¼ cup… Continue reading Escabecheng Tilapia Recipe

Budget Meal · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Vegetables

Stir-Fried Garlicky Eggplant

Loading… Post Views: 2,902 Yummy Filipino Style Stir-Fried Eggplant with Star Margarine. Buttery amd Garlicky Talong, ang sarap at yummy talaga! Stir-Fried Garlicky Eggplant INGREDIENTS: 6 pcs Chinese eggplant (medium)salt1 tablespoon cornstarch2 tablespoon vegetable oil2 tablespoon Star Margarine (or butter)10 cloves garlic, minced2 teaspoon fresh ginger/luya, finely grated1 tablespoon soy sauce; more to tasteGreen onions/Spring… Continue reading Stir-Fried Garlicky Eggplant

Budget Meal · Fish · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Soups

Sinigang na Bangus (Kamias at Tanglad)

Loading… Post Views: 1,545 Sinigang Na Bangus (Kamias at Tanglad) INGREDIENTS: 1 kilogram bangus, sliced in serving size3 pirasong kamatis, hiniwa2 pieces onions, chopped6-8 pieces hilaw na kamias, sliced4 cups water (or hugas bigas)1 talong, sliced1 bundle sitaw, sliced1 labanos, sliced1 bundle tanglad, chopped (lemon grass)2 kutsarang patis (fish sauce)3 pirasong siling panigangAsin INSTRUCTIONS: In… Continue reading Sinigang na Bangus (Kamias at Tanglad)

Budget Meal · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Vegetables

Ginisang Labanos with Tuna Flakes

Loading… Post Views: 2,295 Quick and easy Ginisa recipe and budget-friendly lutong bahay. Ginisang Labanos with 1 can tuna flakes. Cook it today. Ginisang Labanos with Tuna Flakes INGREDIENTS:1 can Tuna flakes, drain from oil4 medium tomatoes, chopped5 cloves garlic, minced2 red onions, chopped4 long green chili peppers, (siling haba)4-5 small labanos, cubed (white radish)½… Continue reading Ginisang Labanos with Tuna Flakes

Budget Meal · Fish · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

Tawilis Ukoy

Post Views: 5,696 Try this Budget-friendly recipe on how to make, crispy tawilis and kalabasa ukoy (or tawilis okoy). Quick and easy Filipino recipe, daily menu and lutong bahay. TAWILIS UKOY RECIPE INGREDIENTS:300grams fresh small tawilis, (alternatively any small fish like dulong or dilis) 5 cloves garlic1 small onion3 tablespoon cornstarch3 tablespoon all purpose flour2… Continue reading Tawilis Ukoy

Budget Meal · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Vegetables

Tortang Talong at Giniling

Post Views: 3,086 Tortang Talong at Giniling cooked in Dahon ng Saging. Its a healthier way of cooking Tortang Talong (Eggplant) with less oil. Plus, the flavor of banana leaves is so much better. Tortang Talong at Giniling (Sa Dahon ng Saging) 4 servings INGREDIENTS:2 tbsp vegetable oil4 cloves garlic, minced1 pc onion, minced1 tomato,… Continue reading Tortang Talong at Giniling

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

Pastil Recipe

Post Views: 5,034 Pastil is a native delicacy of Maguindanao. It is a binalot rice topped with shredded sautéed chicken called “Kagitkit”. Pastil is a budget saver food found anywhere in the heart of Central mindanao. It usually served in wrapped banana leaves (but you can also be served it in rice bowls). Cooking Notes:… Continue reading Pastil Recipe

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

Ginisang Sayote, Ampalaya, Carrots with Sardines

Post Views: 5,025 Quick and healthy ulam for Semana santa (Lenten Season Recipe). Sautéed veggies with sardines. Simple and delicious! Ginisang Sayote, Ampalaya, Carrots with Sardines INGREDIENTS:1 small can Youngs Town Sardines4 cloves garlic, minced3 tomatoes, chopped1 red onion, minced2 chayote (sayote), peeled and cubed1 small ampalaya, sliced thinly1 small carrot, julienned or cubed½ cup… Continue reading Ginisang Sayote, Ampalaya, Carrots with Sardines

Budget Meal · Fish · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

Tinolang Kabya (Clam Soup)

Post Views: 3,154 What is Kabya in english? Kabya is kabibe/halaan are clams in english or otherwise known as Venerupis Philippinarum . Try this recipe of Ginger Clam Soup. Its delicious and healthy, and side it with fried fish on the side. Yummy! Tinolang Kabya (Clam Soup) INGREDIENTS:1 kilo kabya, (clams or Venerupis philippinarum)1 piece… Continue reading Tinolang Kabya (Clam Soup)

Budget Meal · Fish · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

Suam na Asuhos (Silver Banded Whiting)

Post Views: 2,435 Suam na Asuhos (Silver Banded Whiting) or Tinolang/Sinabawang Isda. This fish is also a favorite recipe for Japanese Fish tempura. Simple everyday menu that is healthy and good for the whole family. Suam na Asuhos INGREDIENTS:1 kilo Asuhos/Asohos, cleaned (Silver Banded Whiting)1 thumb ginger/luya, sliced thinly3 cloves garlic, crushed1 onion, chopped1 ½… Continue reading Suam na Asuhos (Silver Banded Whiting)

Adobo Recipes · Budget Meal · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Pork Recipes

Pork and Liver Adobo

Post Views: 3,528 Pork and Liver Adobo INGREDIENTS:½ kilogram pork, chopped (kasim)¼ kilogram pork liver, chopped6 cloves garlic, minced1 medium onion, chopped4 tablespoon soy sauce½ cup water1 tsp ground black pepper2 ½ tablespoon white vinegar1 tsp salt2 bay leaves1 tablespoon cooking oil1 teaspoon sugar INSTRUCTIONS:1. Rinse pork liver with water, drain and set aside.2. In… Continue reading Pork and Liver Adobo

Budget Meal · Fish · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

Bistek na Bangus

Post Views: 6,440 Hays aang sarap! Nakakagutom ng paulet ulet.. Happy cooking! Bistek na Bangus Recipe INGREDIENTS:1 kilo bangus, chopped in serving size (Milkfish)1 large onion, sliced into 1/2″ rings4 cloves of garlic, crushed & minced⅓ cup of soy sauce¼ cup of calamansi1 tablespoon oyster sauce½ cup water¼ cup cooking oilsalt and pepperpinch of sugar… Continue reading Bistek na Bangus

Budget Meal · Fish · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu)

Paksiw na Ulo ng Tilapia

Post Views: 2,146 Paksiw na Ulo ng Tilapia INGREDIENTS:2-3 pieces tilapia head, cleaned, scales removed and cut diagonally into half or into 3 parts2 cloves garlic, crushed1 onion, sliced1 thumb-sized ginger, sliced thinly½ cup vinegar (mas masarap kung red cane vinegar)1 cup water1 teaspoon cooking oil1 teaspoon peppercorn2 teaspoon salt2 green chili (siling haba)1-2 pcs… Continue reading Paksiw na Ulo ng Tilapia

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

Chicken Feet Tinola

Post Views: 2,866 Budget-friendly and healthy ulam ideas for everyday. Try this Chicken Feet Tinola Soup packed with lots of collagen from the Chicken feet. Nutritious and anti-aging lutong bahay soup. Happy cooking! Chicken Feet Tinola INGREDIENTS:½ Kilo Chicken Feet (Paa ng Manok)1 small green Papaya or 1 sayote, peeled and chopped2-inch Luya, peel and… Continue reading Chicken Feet Tinola

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

Chicken Salficao

Post Views: 23,347 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… Continue reading Chicken Salficao

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

KAMOTE NUGGETS

Post Views: 17,438 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… Continue reading KAMOTE NUGGETS

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

MISUA PATOLA WITH SARDINES

Post Views: 14,764 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… Continue reading MISUA PATOLA WITH SARDINES

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

TORTANG SAYOTE

Post Views: 51,160 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… Continue reading TORTANG SAYOTE

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

ADOBONG ATAY WITH PATATAS AND EGG

Post Views: 15,796 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… 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

Post Views: 168,712 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,… Continue reading Eggplant in Garlic Sauce

Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Vegetables

Ginataang Kalabasa

Post Views: 15,365 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… Continue reading Ginataang Kalabasa

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

Menudong Tagalog

Post Views: 56,557 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… Continue reading Menudong Tagalog

Adobo Recipes · Budget Meal · Filipino Recipe · Seafood

SQUID ASADO

Post Views: 24,131 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 ink (sliced) 2 tbsp oil1 medium onion, chopped4 cloves garlic, chopped2 medium tomatoes,… Continue reading SQUID ASADO

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

Pork Binagoongan with Kamatis

Post Views: 75,281 One of my best loved dishes is Pork Binagoongan, this recipe version is sauteed in tomatoes or with kamatis. Tomatoes will make your binagoongan slightly reddish in hue. Try it, its delicious! Pork Binagoongan with Kamatis INGREDIENTS:1 kilogram Pork belly1/2 cup white vinegar1/4 cup water4 tablespoon Bagoong alamang5 cloves  Garlic (minced)1 Red… Continue reading Pork Binagoongan with Kamatis

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

Crispy Fried Chicken Feet

Post Views: 148,079 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… Continue reading Crispy Fried Chicken Feet

Budget Meal · Indian · International Recipe · Pasta & Pancit

BAKED VEGETARIAN SPAGHETTI

Post Views: 11,569 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… Continue reading BAKED VEGETARIAN SPAGHETTI

Budget Meal · Filipino Native Food

SINIGANG NA TINAPANG SALINAS

Post Views: 14,700 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… Continue reading SINIGANG NA TINAPANG SALINAS

Budget Meal · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Vegetables

Ampalaya Guisado (Bittermelon)

Post Views: 26,996 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, minced*… Continue reading Ampalaya Guisado (Bittermelon)

Budget Meal · Lutong Bahay (Daily Menu) · Seafood · Soups · Vegetables

Ginisang Tahong at Pechay

Post Views: 50,348 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… Continue reading Ginisang Tahong at Pechay

Adobo Recipes · Budget Meal

ADOBONG GULAY

Post Views: 11,177 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… Continue reading ADOBONG GULAY