Recipes

Recipe: Instant Pot Filipino Beef Caldereta by Fila Manila

Filipino Caldereta is a hearty tomato-based stew that’s the culinary lovechild of Philippine & Spanish cuisine.  Ripe tomatoes, red bell peppers, coconut vinegar, garlic, onion, and a pinch of chili flakes are slow cooked for zesty deliciousness.   Caldereta, which comes from the word caldera meaning cauldron, is another example of the many Spanish influences in Filipino cuisine.  This hearty & tomato-y stew is traditionally made with beef or other red meat and is usually prepared for holidays and special occasions. It's commonly served in parties and get-togethers as an appetizer to accompany beer or hard drinks. Over the years, however,...

Recipe: Instant Pot Filipino Chicken Adobo by Fila Manila

Instant Pot Filipino Chicken Adobo by Fila Manila

Recipe: Filipino Sizzling Sisig

The ultimate Filipino street food dish that pairs perfectly with cold beer. 

Recipe: Filipino Adobo by Fila Manila

Filipino Adobo is arguably the Philippines’ national dish, and my family’s favorite go-to comfort food.

Recipe: Filipino Caldereta by Fila Manila

A hearty tomato-based stew that’s the culinary lovechild of Philippine & Spanish cuisine.