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Slow cooker champorado

Champorado or chocolate rice porridge is one of breakfast fares that brings me back home... brings me back to my childhood of waking up in the morning to a bowl of steaming champorado that my mom cooked early in the morning. It takes patience to cook champorado. Unlike steaming rice where you just … [Read More...]

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Noodles and more…

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pork nilaga

Nilagang baboy: Boiled pork ribs in clear broth

Back home in the Philippines, we call this dish "nilagang baboy" or simply boiled pork. But this is not merely boiled pork as there are many … [Read More...]


Now Eat This! Italian – a book review

For the past few weeks, I have been reading the latest cookbook from renowned Italian chef Rocco Dispirito - Now Eat This! Italian: Favorite Dishes … [Read More...]

five spice pork ribs

Secret Recipe Club: Five Spice Pork Ribs

It's time for the Secret Recipe Club again and this month I learned a lot of new things from Angela's Kitchen. I am not familiar of a gluten-free … [Read More...]

greens and red beans smoothie

My power breakfast: greens and red beans smoothie

I've always been a breakfast person and I don't mind waking up early in the morning just to cook me some good breakfast. And when I say a good … [Read More...]


Secret Recipe Club: Quickie Orange Ginger Beef

It's the -ber months, and back in the Philippines, I bet there are Christmas decorations starting to be seen in malls and stores across in the … [Read More...]

stuffed mushroom

Stuffed mushrooms for the Secret Recipe Club

Where did the month of July go? I have been on a weekly trip to Bangkok almost all weekend of July as well on business trip since last week. My … [Read More...]