Philippine Food Culture and History

The Philippines country culture starts in a tropical climate divided into rainy and dry seasons and an archipelago with 7,000 islands.These isles contain the Cordillera mountains; Luzon’s central plains; Palawan’s coral reefs; seas touching the world’s longest discontinuous coastline; and a multitude of lakes, rivers, springs, and brooks. The population—120 different ethnic groups and the … Read more Philippine Food Culture and History

Spanish Influence on Filipino Food

Thanks to Spanish Influence on Filipino Food Filipino Food Philippine cuisine has numerous indigenous and foreign influences. Throughout the centuries, the islands have incorporated the cuisine of the early Malay settlers, Arab and Chinese traders, and Spanish and American colonizers, along with other Oriental and Occidental accents and flavors. The strongest culinary influence is … Read more Spanish Influence on Filipino Food

Philippines Vegetarian Dishes


Adobong Gulay Bulanglang Ginataang Saba Ginataang Talong Sopa de maiz (filipino corn soup) Crispy KangKong Peanut And Eggplant Scallops Tamales Vegetarian Fresh Lumpia Wrapper Banana Blossom Ginataan Misua Sinangag Tortang Tagalog Eggplant Adobo Tofu Arroz Caldo Gluten Guisado Spanish Bread Spiced Coconut Sweet Potato   Adobong Gulay Gulay – Vegetables = talong (egg plant), potato. … Read more Philippines Vegetarian Dishes

Philippines Sauces

Liver Sauce Sari Sari Sauce Egg Gravy Sweet and Sour Sauce Fruit Salad Dressing Corn Relish (Acharang Mais) Plum Sauce Radish Relish (Acharang Labanos) Lumpia Sauce Tomato Sauce Mild Chili Sauce White Sauce Sour Dipping Sauce Vinaigrette Sauce Vinaigrette Dip (Sausawang Suka)   Liver Sauce Ingredients one 4-ounce can liver pate or spread 1/3 cup … Read more Philippines Sauces

How To Make Vinegar Dipping Sauce For Lumpia

How To Make Vinegar Dipping Sauce For Lumpia

In the Philippines, whenever we have a finger food or any other home cooked favorite meal served on the dining table, we would always ask for a dipping sauce. One of the best things about foods in the Philippines is the availability of all sorts of different dipping sauce that goes along with it. It … Read more How To Make Vinegar Dipping Sauce For Lumpia