Paksiw na Bangus

Spicy milkfish cooked in ginger, garlic and vinegar. Quick, easy and delish!

Creamy Mussel-Shrimp Soup

 Prep Time: 20 mins | Cook Time: 30 mins | Yield: 6-8 servings Ingredients 2 lbs. mussels, cleaned 1 lb. large shrimp, peeled & deveined, heads on 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 tablespoons minced garlic ½ cup diced yellow onion ½ tablespoon dry thyme leaves Ÿ teaspoon red crushed pepper  [...]

My husband and I got to taste the Hefner Grill's fried shrimp several times back in the days. We like the stuff, obviously. Since HG is now a couple hundred miles away from us, that means that dining out at HG is thinly impossible which led me to start making our own fried shrimp at [...]

Spicy Shrimp Curry In Coconut Cream

Prep: 20 minutes | Cook: 40 mins | Yield: 6-8 servings Ingredients 1 ½ pounds large shrimp, deveined 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter, divided 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1 medium fresh ginger, cut into julienne 1 medium onion, chopped 5 cloves garlic, minced ½ pound pork belly, thinly sliced 2 ½ cups coconut cream 1 [...]

Rockfish with Creamy Coconut Milk and Tomato Sauce

Prep: 15 mins | Cook: 35 mins | Yield: 2 servings The other day, I was not up to make anything for dinner at all. 😛 I was too "lazy" to get in the kitchen so I thought "Ok, let's  just finish up some leftovers". BUT, upon opening the fridge, the very first thing I saw was the [...]

Spicy Deep-Fried Oysters

Prep: 45 mins | Cook: 45 mins | Yield: 35-40 oysters Oh, oysters! They are so good! The PappaDs' fried oysters used to be our favorite, but like any other typical restaurants, sometimes their oysters are good, and other times they're not. So since we are addicted to this pearls' mother tuff, I decided to try my own [...]

Creamy Mussel Soup

Prep: 35 minutes | Cook: 45 mins | Yield: 5-6 servings Ingredients   5 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons butter 1 medium onion, chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 fennel bulb, chopped 2 rib celery, chopped 1 bay leaf 1 tablespoon orange zest ¼ teaspoon turmeric 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 3 plum tomatoes, chopped ⅓ cup [...]


OMG! This stuff is crazy yummy! Hubby and I were both craving for something spicy and yours truly was quick to come up with something that would satisfy our tummies. Yay! So yummy! Will definitely making this again pretty soon. Not only does it taste awesome but it is also quick and easy to prepare. [...]