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Deep Fried Taro

One day, my partner and I had nothing to do. So, we decided to cook whatever is left inside our fridge. We saw 3 taro that had been inside our fridge for a week already. 117 more words



It was a sign that Mamang Taho was within the area and time to catch him before his “taho-oooo” faded away. When the line “taho-oooo” wafted through the air in the afternoons at my late grandparents’ place somewhere in UP Village, I’d made a beeline for the gate and catch his attention. 486 more words



The Filipino word merienda roughly translates to snack and is part of every Filipino’s upbringing whether he or she is a foodie or not. It is the meal that tides one over until dinner time, and food choices depend on how peckish one is at that point in the afternoon which can be between 1pm and 530pm. 994 more words

Food Adventure

Jeepney JayTee food truck features merienda special at Meadowlark Park this afternoon

Jeepney JayTee food truck is back at Meadowlark Park, 15961-92 Avenue, starting at 3 p.m. this afternoon for merienda special time!

The “Trial Weekday Run” features the must try “Ulam of the Day”, laing, embutido and atchara. 11 more words

Quick Yum at Yum Yum Tree

After pushing heavy grocery push carts at Rustan’s Banawa, you can spring your energy back up by taking a few bites at Yum Yum Tree… 60 more words


Maíz con hielo (Corn with Ice) at Manila Sunset, National City California

Maíz con hielo is a cold, sweet and refreshing desert snack in the Philippines.  We used to make these a lot during the hot and humid summer months when we had no school.   280 more words


Spaghetti Longanisa


Spaghetti* (about 1 cup cooked)

3-4 cloves of chopped garlic

2 Tablespoons of Extra Virgin Olive Oil

1-2 cooked, Sweet* Longanisa (Filipino sausage)

*Other varieties of pasta and longanisa can be used. 88 more words

Food Experiences