COOKING TIPS AND TRICKS

You Don't Need To Go To Culinary School To Learn These 8 Cooking Tips

Don't be schooled when cooking with these pro tips you can learn from anyone.
There are many advantages to going to school but there are some things that you can learn on your own.Some of the best cooks all exhibit the same traits and characteristics and when you pinpoint these, you too can become a better cook just by mimicking them. ...

This Egg Cooking Tip Will Save You From Overcooked Eggs Every Time

Do this every time you cook eggs.
Many people love eggs. It's part of their daily silog breakfast combo plates, and it's a fantastic part of the meal that would otherwise feel lacking if it wasn't there. However, those who love their sunny-side-up eggs often run into the problem of overcooking their eggs. There is ...

Everything You Need To Know About Using Tokwa

What is the best way to cook tofu? Here are our tips.
Do you love using tokwa as an alternative to meat? If you do, then you already know that the tofu is a great and versatile ingredient to use in many different recipes. The tokwa can be used in many different ways and using it as your meat substitute ...

Everything You Need to Know When Roasting Chicken

No need to spend more if you can make a good roast chicken at home.
A good roast chicken is a great way to learn about roasting. Roasting is a method of dry-heat cooking, usually over a fire or in an oven. It's a great way to make a meal fit for an entire family without slaving over a hot ...

Love Pechay? Here Are All The Ways You Can Cook It

Turn the humble pechay into something delicious. 
Pechay is a common vegetable in the Pinoy kitchen, but did you know there are two kinds of vegetable commonly known as pechay? There is the pechay and the pechay Baguio or the napa cabbage.Since both are part of the cabbage family, it's no wonder that these ...

7 Time-saving Tips To Put Food On The Table Fast

Plus, recipes to try!
Cooking at home is one of the best ways to save money as well as eat better. You never know exactly what goes in your food but when you cook your food yourself, you are assured that what you're putting into your food is ...

Everything You Need To Know About Cooking Fried Chicken

You can end cooking bad fried chicken with these tips and tricks.
There's nothing sadder than eating what should be a fantastic fried chicken plate. You know what we mean when it's a #chickensad meal: the chicken skin isn't golden brown and it's not crisp, the skin is super tasty but the meat itself is dry ...

Everything You Need To Know About Frying Fish

Fear not and fry that fish!
Frying is one of the most universally loved ways to cook fish. It’s quick to prepare, it yields crispiness and tenderness, and its overall simplicity in flavor makes it appealing to a lot of people. That’s why it’s so important to learn how to ...

Everything You Need To Know About Cooking Pusit

The squid or pusit is so delicious, you need to learn all these tips so you can cook it right.
Squid, or the pusit, is plain delicious. One of the most popular recipes we have is the adobong pusit recipe, and it's no wonder. Squid is a fast cooking ingredient, just like most seafood, but it's heartier, it's tastier, and it's a great alternative ...

All The Reasons Why Your Chicken Is Dry

Don't keep making the same mistakes.
It’s always a little sad when you’re disappointed by a dry piece of chicken. Dry chicken is stringy, tough, and unpleasant to eat. If you keep cooking chicken that is dry, you need to stop, take a breath, and read this article. Only then can you ...

Here Are 7 Easy Ways To Cook Your Adobo

You can confidently say you can have adobo seven different ways, every day.
We all know that everyone has their own way of cooking their adobo recipe. We don't want to change they way you cook your adobo. What we do know is that sometimes, you want to taste something different but don't know how to tweak your own ...

How To Devein A Shrimp Easily

This simple trick using a toothpick will prep shrimps faster, easier.
Preparing shrimps will always be a hassle. There is the removing of the heads, the peeling of the shells, and the removing of the veins before you even cook these shellfish. The bad news is that you have to do this to every ...

What Is Reverse Searing?

Ready for a game changer?
Have you tried cooking a steak? Then you’ve probably come across the typical way of cooking it: searing a cut of steak on a cast-iron pan at room temperature, then finishing it on low heat in the oven. However, this can yield ...

Avoid These Mistakes When Making Pinoy-Style Pork Barbecue

Make the juiciest, soft-to-the-bite sticks of pork every time.
No party is complete without the Pinoy-style pork barbecue. It really is something special. It's not the usual barbecue: it has a balanced sweet and savory marinade and barbecue sauce that makes it unique and infinitely delicious. What makes a Pinoy-style pork barbecue recipe so delicious? The perfect ...

You Need To Do This Every Time You Prepare Meats

This is a crucial step that can make a big difference in your cooking.
When it comes to cooking meats, there are a few things you need to do to ensure that whatever you're cooking is delicious. Among these is one step that many new cooks — and sometimes, even experienced cooks — forget to do: seasoning the ...

These Are Our Best Tips When Cooking Torta Recipes

These cooking tips will make cooking torta easy.
If you drop by a karinderia, you have probably seen and eaten this dish before: the torta. The torta is the Filipino's version of the omelet.Unlike the Western version of the omelet which means having to master the omelet and then stuffing it with ingredients, ...

Everything You Need To Know To Make Great French Fries

Are you ready for life-changing French fries?
What makes the perfect French fries? Each bite should be the lovechild of a crispy potato chip and creamy mashed potatoes. It also needs to be seasoned well, of course! A step up from your typical fast-food French fry, it also needs ...

Everything You Need To Know To Make The Perfect Menudo

Every new cook should learn how to make this dish.
If you're a new cook, you know there are many dishes that you need to master or at least know to make. From the fast and easy chicken adobo recipe to the long and slow cooking necessary to make the perfect kaldereta dish, these ...

This Surprising Ingredient Can Help You Make The Best Kind Of Meatballs

You'll be surprised at what this ingredient can do.
Have you ever eaten a dish that had soggy parts to it? It's not the best tasting nor the most pleasant experience in your mouth. However, there is a use for soggy ingredients, and would you believe it's in a meatball recipe? When it comes to ...

The Mistake You Should Avoid When Making Scrambled Eggs

Don't end up with rubbery or watery scrambled eggs ever again.
Have you ever taken a bite of scrambled eggs and ended up with an unpleasant rubbery mouthful instead? Perhaps it wasn't rubbery but it was watery? Cooking scrambled eggs should be an easy cooking task. However, despite it being a seemingly easy dish to cook, there ...
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