Chicken Tinola

Chicken Tinola

Chicken Tinola is a Filipino Chicken soup that’s flavored with ginger and garlic, and it’s delicious. I first tasted this soup with a Filipino co-worker shared some with me, and I fell in love with it. I asked her for her recipe, but we were assigned different schedules, so I never got the recipe for her delicious Chicken Tinola. Time passed, and I kept trying […]

Shrimp float on top of the mongo guisado

Mongo Guisado

No series of bean recipes would be complete without an Asian style bean dish. This one has its roots in the food culture of the Philippines.  I had never done anything with mung beans besides sprout them until a few months ago when I decided to cook some with onions and garlic and bacon.  The taste of cooked mung beans reminded me of black eyed […]