Watch Out World: Vanjo Merano Stirs the Passion in Panlasang Pinoy

Watch Out World: Vanjo Merano Stirs the Passion in Panlasang Pinoy

Who’s that Filipino food blog and YouTube sensation? Panlasang Pinoy’s Vanjo Merano, that’s who.

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The Happy Home Cook: Ginataang Salmon (Salmon in Coconut)

The Happy Home Cook: Ginataang Salmon (Salmon in Coconut)

Ginataang Salmon or Salmon sa Gata is a type of Filipino fish stew wherein salmon is used as the main ingredient. The process involves stewing salmon in a coconut milk mixture. Green leafy vegetables such as fresh spinach can be added towards the end of the cooking process.

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Stranded in Paradise: How Lindy Aquino Became Hawaii’s Foremost Authority on the Philippines

Stranded in Paradise: How Lindy Aquino Became Hawaii’s Foremost Authority on the Philippines

How a burning sofa, a legal loophole, a support system of relatives helped make Professor Lindy Aquino become a “walking Philippine Encyclopedia.”

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In Her Own Write

In Her Own Write

A conversation with writer Candy Gourlay on the art of writing the Filipino Story

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The Happy Home Cook: Paksiw na Bangus (Milkfish Stewed in Vinegar)

The Happy Home Cook: Paksiw na Bangus (Milkfish Stewed in Vinegar)

Cooking with vinegar makes Filipino cuisine distinct. Although paksiw is called by various names all over the country, the process is the same. It is similar to adobo but paksiw applies mainly to seafood, especially fish.

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From Brooklyn to Buscalan: A Journey to Whang Od

From Brooklyn to Buscalan: A Journey to Whang Od

Meeting Whang Od, the oldest living traditional mambabatok artist, is worth the mountain trip.

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A ‘Bagong Bayani’ goes home for good

A ‘Bagong Bayani’ goes home for good

A beloved 12-year-domestic worker in Hong Kong finally hangs up her apron.

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Meet the Rising Wave of Fil-Am Women Political Pioneers

Meet the Rising Wave of Fil-Am Women Political Pioneers

The Fil-Am women’s political glass ceiling-busters are here.

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Behind the Names of Those Spanish Recipes

Behind the Names of Those Spanish Recipes

Find out the origins of some Filipino food names like “mechado” and “ensaymada.”

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The ‘Indio Hacendero’ of Angono

The ‘Indio Hacendero’ of Angono

Learn about a little-known story of cultural accommodation and land disputes in Spanish Philippines.

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