Monthly Archive: January 2015

Jan 12

The Week of the Grill – Grilled Eggplant(Inihaw na Talong)

The Week of the Grill – Grilled Eggplant (Inihaw na Talong) Eggplant (talong) is one of those vegetables that don’t excite adults and children that much. However, my father found a way to make eggplant or talong exciting.  One of the dishes he makes out of eggplant is called Tortang Talong or Eggplant Torta. ( In …

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Jan 09

The Week of the Grill – Grilled Sausages

The Week of the Grill – Grilled Sausages Just like a child with a new toy, I used my new stove-top grill every time I cooked. When we were still living in Manila, I never had the time to cook breakfast like this on a weekday. I wake up at 4:30 in the morning, and prepare …

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Jan 04

Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Grilled Cheese Sandwich Today was a slow humid hot but rainy Sunday afternoon.  The family was feeling a bit lazy. It was already 4 in the afternoon.  Usually the kids have their merienda at this time. How creative can I get? With my NEW stove-top grill at hand, I asked myself what can I prepare …

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Jan 02

Lechon Kawali

Lechon Kawali Whenever our father told us that we are going to have Litson or Lechon Kawali for lunch or dinner it automatically means Litson/Lechon Liempo. These two terms are synonymous because the only piece of meat that you can cook as lechon kawali is the liempo or pork belly. This announcement also brings excitement …

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