Recipe Hack: Gino’s Brick Oven Pizza’s Lemon Mushroom Pasta

We used to frequent Gino’s Brick Oven Pizza back in our Salcedo Village office days. Our staple orders were SMEGG pizza, Burrata Cheese and bread, and my favorite, Lemon Mushroom Pasta.  Here’s our version of the recipe. Just don’t tell Gino. 😉 Ingredients At least three different types of mushrooms- We usually balance strong-flavored mushrooms like…

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Creamy Chicken Macaroni Salad

Mark and I grew up having chicken macaroni salad for Christmas Noche Buena. And there’s no other mayonnaise for our families but Lady’s Choice. And since it has been a long time family tradition, we would like to share our secret ingredients and techniques for our creamy chicken macaroni salad. 1. Celery– finely chopped celery…

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Food Hack: Overloaded Bangus Belly

We’re fans of Manam’s Overloaded Bangus Belly. So the mom tried to bring the Manam goodness at home. Here’s our version. Ingredients 1 boneless bangus Calamansi Butter Garlic Salt & Pepper Chopped chives (topping) Crispy garlic chips (topping) Procedure Season the bangus with calamansi, salt, and pepper and set aside Mix chopped garlic in softened…

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ECQ Recipe: Beef Misono

We found ourselves trying to figure out what to cook for lunch with a bag of frozen beef samgyupsal one ECQ day. The vegetable crisper was practically empty save for a stalk of chives, and then light bulb! “Let’s have a whatever-you-have-in-your-fridge beef misono!”

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Strawberry and Yakult Drink

Here’s a refreshing drink for the hot summer days! Ingredients 3 Yakult 2 350 ml lemon lime Soda (pop in the freezer two hours before serving) 1/2 lemon (squeezed) 1 lemon (sliced) 1 cup sliced strawberries 1/2 cup crushed or pureed strawberries 1 cup green tea 1 cup mint tea Ice Procedure Chill all of…

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Broccoli Oat-“Rice”

Ingredients 1 tbsp oyster sauce 3 cups of water 2 scoops (or 8 tbsps) rolled oats chopped broccoli flowers (about half a cup) chopped shiitake mushrooms 1 chopped scrambled eggs a pat of butter salt & pepper Procedure Mix oyster sauce, water, and chopped mushrooms and bring to a boil Add oats and cook for…

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