comfort kitchen

What’s the difference between caldereta and bakareta?

As if differentiating the other tomato-based stews isn’t hard enough, here comes a variation of caldereta

A fool-proof beef fajitas recipe for lunch or quarantine snacking

To call this dish “beef fajitas” is actually redundant. The term fajitas comes from the…

Ginataang bilo-bilo recipe to remind us what god-tier Pinoy merienda should be like

I am an unapologetic denier of the rice flour balls in ginataang bilo-bilo. Yes, I…

Budae jjigae: The Korean one-pot stew that has everything but the kitchen sink

Admit it: In March we might have gone overboard and hoarded (out of panic) more…

nolisoli comfort kitchen nikki luna torrijas recipe
How to transform leftover bread into tasty torrijas vino and torrijas de leche

Quarantine has led many of us to the kitchen where we try our hand at…

How to cook sopas AKA the ultimate Filipino comfort food, according to Coco Quizon

Sopas or chicken noodle soup is a quintessential Filipino dish that you’d find at every…

The secret to this golden fried rice? Eggs, butter and hand-eye coordination

The deck to this recipe is a bit misleading: Filipinos don’t actually need tips on…

Cold soba on its own is good. It’s even better with marinated tofu

Rainy days call for a steaming (not piping hot, we love our taste buds too…

5-ingredient margherita pizza that’s better than takeout

Sure, ordering pizza is fun but have you tried making your own at home? This…

In this galette, tomatoes—even overripe ones—are the star. It’s also vegan

Tomatoes are notoriously tricky to stock. Once they ripen to a plump redness and peak…