Category Archives: Seafood Recipes

Shrimp with Black Pepper

Shrimp with Black Pepper

Ingredients

  • ½ kilo tiger shrimps or fresh water prawns, shell retained but vein removed.
  • 8 cloves garlic, peeled and sliced thinly oil for deep frying
  • Seasonings:
  • 1 tbsp. cooking wine
  • 1 tbsp. coarse black pepper salt to taste.

Procedure:

1)      Dry shrimp by deep-frying in hot oil for a minute. Discard used oil.

2)      Heat 2 tbsp. of oil in wok over medium flame.

3)      Stir fry garlic until fragrant.

4)      Put shrimp and sauté rapidly.

5)      Add seasoning to taste. Stir until flavor is well absorbed.

6)      Transfer to a small pot or heat-resistant pan, then serve.

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Shrimp in Sweet and Sour Sauce

Shrimp in Sweet and Sour Sauce

Ingredients

  • 6 large tiger shrimps or prawns
  • ½ tbsp. Minced garlic
  • 3 tbsp. ketchup
  • ½ cup of water
  • 1 stalk of cilantro oil for deep frying and stir-frying.
  • Seasonings:
  • 1 tbsp, cooking wine
  • 1 tbsp. sugar
  • ½ tbsp. vinegar
  • ½ tbsp. cornstarch water salt to taste.

Procedure:

1)      Trim off shrimps’ whiskers and legs. Devein shrimp and drain.

2)      Deep fry in oil over medium heat. Set aside.

3)      Heat 2 tbsp. of oil in wok. Stir-fry minced garlic until fragrant.

4)      Return shrimps in wok. Add ketchup. Seasonings, and ½ cup[ of water.

5)      Cook until flavor is well absorbed.

6)       When the liquid is almost dry, transfer to serving plate.

7)      Sprinkle with cilantro, then serve.

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Pancit Canton

Pancit Canton

Ingredients

  • 1 pack dried Chinese noodles
  • (pancit canton}
  • 1 cup sweet peas (chicharo).
  • Cut into ½ inch lengths
  • 2 cup cabbage, cut into thin strips
  • 1 small carrot, cut into strips
  • ½ kilo shrimps. Peelep
  • 1 cup boiled and shredded chicken broth
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 6 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 3 tbsp. cornstarch dissolved in
  • ¼ cup water (optional)
  • Oil and frying.
  • Seasonings:
  • 2 tbsp. soy sauce
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Procedure:

1)      Saute garlic and onion over medium flame.

2)      Add shrimp and chicken, then cook until tender.

3)      Add broth, soy sauce, salt and pepper.

4)      Let boil, then add sweet peas, cabbage, and carrots,

5)      Pour in cornstarch water to thicken sauce, if desired.

6)      Add pancit canton and mix well.

7)      Simmer for 5-10 minutes, stirring occasionally.

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Paella

Paella

Ingredients

  • 6 cups of rice, cooked in tahong broth
  • ¼ kilo prawns, boiled
  • 1 cup tahong, boile seed
  • 1 chorizo de bilnao, sliced
  • 4 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 sweet green pepper, sliced
  • 1 medium-sized can of
  • Tomato sauce
  • 1 tsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • Pinch of saffron
  • Bay leaf and pepper
  • ¼ tsp. paprika
  • 4 tsp. vegetable oil

Procedure:

1)      Heat oil in a large pan over medium heat.

2)      Suate onion, garlic. And chorizo.

3)      Add tomato sauce and seasoning, Simmer for a few minutes.

4)      Mix cooked rice and continue stirring for 15 minutes.

5)      5 Add all other ingredients, Season well.

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JAPANESE RAMEN

JAPANESE RAMEN

Ingredients

  • 300g fresh ramen noodles
  • 250g pork belly, sliced 1 1/2” thick
  • 1/2 inch ginger, minced
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 shiitake mushrooms, sliced
  • 2 stalks leeks, sliced
  • 1 Tbsp. sesame oil
  • 1 Tbsp. Chili Bean Paste (Doubanjiang)
  • 1 package dried bonito flakes
  • Seasonings:
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 tsp. japanese miso
  • 1 tsp. soy sauce
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp. rice vinegar
  • Toppings:
  • 6 shrimps, peeled and deveined (+ 1 Tbsp. sake for boiling)
  • 2 hard boiled eggs
  • 1/3 cup slices of narutomaki
  • 1 package nori

Procedure:

1. In a medium saucepan, heat sesame oil over medium high heat and add ginger and garlic when oil is hot.
2. When fragrant, add chili bean paste and stir.
3. Add the meat and cook until no longer pink.
4. Add the shiitake mushrooms and cook until wilted.
5. Add water and bring to a boil.
6. Using fine sieve, strain out scum if necessary.
7. Lower the heat to medium low and add miso and soy sauce in the soup and simmer for 5 minutes.
8. Add the chopped green onions and rice vinegar. Turn off the heat and set aside.
9. Prepare toppings. In a small saucepan, bring water to a boil. Add 1 Tbsp. sake and shrimp. Once the shrimp starts changing color, turn off the heat and cover to let the remaining heat cook the shrimp . Drain and set aside.
10. For the noodle, cook in boiling water. When done, drain completely and place in ice cold water. Divide the noodles on plates/bowls. Serve all the toppings on the noodles or on a separate plate.
11. Pour the hot soup in a bowl. Serve the cold noodles, toppings, and soup and sprinkle bonito flakes in the soup right before eating.

Cold Clams

Cold Clams

Ingredients

  • 3 cups clams, shell thoroughly cleaned
  • 1 lemon, cut in half
  • 2 small slices of ginger
  • 3 cloves of garlic. Minced
  • 1 chili pepper, sliced (optional)
  • Seasonings:
  • 3 tbsp. soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp. vinegar salt to taste

Procedure:

1)      Put clams in cool water until the shell opens slightly.

2)      Boil water in a pot and use if to blanch the clams.

3)      Blanch clams with boiling water.

4)      Squeeze the juice from one half of the lemon. And cut the other half into thin pieces. Set aside these lemon slices for later.

5)      Combine lemon juice, garlic. ginger, soy sauce, vinegar. And salt

6)      Add chili pepper, if desired.

7)      Marinate clams in this mixture until flavor absorbed.

8)      Serve clams with round lemon slices..

 

Baked Mussels

Baked Mussels

Ingredients

  • ½ kilo fresh mussels (tahong)
  • ½ cup softened butter
  • ½ cup mozzarella cheese. Grated (or pasteurized cheese spread)
  • 2 small pieces of ginger, peeled and thinly sliced
  • 1 tbsp. chopped parsley
  • 1 tsp. minced garlic fresh lemon slices or calamansi halves for garnishing.
  • Seasoning
  • Black pepper to taste

Procedure:

1)      Wash the mussels well. Place in a steamer with slices of fresh ginger,

2)      Steam until the mussels open. Don’t overcook.

3)      Remove the upper shell of each mussed and discard,

4)      Arrange the mussel halves on a cookie sheet, Set aside.

5)      Preheat oven to 400”F.

6)      In a mixing bowl, cream the butter until light and fluffy.

7)      Add the rest of the ingredients, then  transfer the garlic to a pastry bag.

8)      Pipe out butter over each mussed.

9)      Bake for 5 to 10 minutes (or until butter and cheese have melted)

10)  Serve with lemon or calamansi on the side.