appetizer

appetizer

Chicken Lumpiang Shanghai (Chicken Spring Roll)

Chicken Lumpiang Shanghai (Chicken Spring Roll)

It's a great appetizer / pick-up food and an entree as well. My husband had been insinuating for a long time that I cook lumpia (spring roll) that every time we see a minced chicken at the frozen section of any supermarket, he will mumble "katnu-ak ngata makaraman ti lumpia (when can I taste lumpia again
Hot & Spicy Adobong Atay at Balunbalunan ng Manok

Hot & Spicy Adobong Atay at Balunbalunan ng Manok

Frederick even said that this dish is good as a pulutan (appetizer that goes with beer/alcohol). One of the things I am not fond of eating is adobong atay (liver) at balunbalunan (gizzard) ng manok (chicken)
Stir Fried Salt & Pepper Squid

Stir Fried Salt & Pepper Squid

This is great as an appetizer or a main dish with steamed plain white rice. It's been more. than a week since we got back in Qatar after almost a month of vacation
Spicy Beef Tacos

Spicy Beef Tacos

And thus, burritos are considered as a full meal while tacos are considered as a light meal or just a snack or appetizer
Turkey Taco-Pizza

Turkey Taco-Pizza

This week we are featuring recipes that fall under the category of snack and appetizers. There is a line drawn between food considered as a snack, an appetizer, or a main dish and I'm not sure where that starts
Hummus

Hummus

Hummus is usually served as an appetizer. I made hummus and Frederick loved it. He liked the combination of the nutty flavor of the garbanzos and sesame seeds, the sharpness and spiciness of the garlic, and the tanginess of the lemon
Jap Chae - Korean Stir-fried Noodles

Jap Chae - Korean Stir-fried Noodles

Jap chae, or Korean glass noodles, is a very flavorful and nutritious dish that can be served as a main meal, snack or appetizer
Chicken & Shitake Harumaki

Chicken & Shitake Harumaki

Here's a Japanese appetizer that Filipinos, Chinese, and other Asians could relate to - Harumaki. But for couples, like us, who are avoiding oily and fatty foods and opt for healthier appetizers or snacks that are still scrumptious, baking is our preferred way of cooking our harumaki
Chicken and Mushroom Salpicao

Chicken and Mushroom Salpicao

Salpicao is a popular Filipino appetizer usually paired with a bottle of beer. It usually served as an appetizer to pair with a bottle of beer or as a main course complemented with lots of hot steamed rice
Crispy Onions

Crispy Onions

Onion straws, Onion strings, Crispy onion straws or French fried onions are deep fried coated onions commonly served as an appetizer, side dish or as a garnish
Mango and shrimp summer rolls

Mango and shrimp summer rolls

You can serve them as an appetizer or together with a Thai spicy apple salad and a bowl of Vietnamese chicken noodle soup for a complete Asian dinner
Maundy Thursday: BAKED TAHONG (Baked Mussels)

Maundy Thursday: BAKED TAHONG (Baked Mussels)

These easy goodies is the perfect appetizer to any get-together. My sisters-in-law are both here for the holy week holiday and they came for a visit a while ago
Potluck: BEEF NACHOS with special homemade CHEESY-GARLIC-MAYO

Potluck: BEEF NACHOS with special homemade CHEESY-GARLIC-MAYO

I was assigned to bring some appetizers or any "pica pica". just put every component of this appetizer to separate containers and just assemble the dish at the party, it will be no biggie if the shredded cheddar won't be melted
Home-cooked Meals Japanese Style

Home-cooked Meals Japanese Style

Below are just a few of the variety of salads and appetizers that my cousin prepares at home. Most of their meals start with a salad or an appetizer that also includes vegetables and a type of dressing
Chicken Cracklings (Chicharon Manok)

Chicken Cracklings (Chicharon Manok)

This makes for a tasty appetizer and is best paired with an ice cold beer. Chicken Cracklings. This is Chicken Cracklings (Chicharon Manok)
Cucumber Crab Roll Ups

Cucumber Crab Roll Ups

I used them in this recipe because they shave into nice narrow ribbons, which make a daintier appetizer
Philippine Cuisine: Balut Dishes

Philippine Cuisine: Balut Dishes

It can be prepared as an appetizer, a main dish or simply as a snack for all to enjoy. Home >>. Featured >> Philippine Cuisine
Ensaladang Pipino (Cucumber Vinegar Salad)

Ensaladang Pipino (Cucumber Vinegar Salad)

You can also serve it as a side salad or as an appetizer. This is got to be one of the easiest recipe you can do with cucumber…easy to make Cucumber Vinegar Salad or Ensaladang Pipino for everyone
Igado (Stewed Innards) and Elderlies in the Workforce

Igado (Stewed Innards) and Elderlies in the Workforce

Like bopis and sisig, Igado is also served as pulutan or appetizer for beers / alcoholic beverages. Before I go straight to the igado recipe that my husband cooked and was raving about I would just like to raise an issue about working elderlies