Pesang Pampano with Florentina Dip Recipe
- 1 whole pampano gutted, scaled, cleaned and cut into serving parts
- 2 medium potatoes peeled and quartered
- 2 to 3 stalks green onions cut into 4-inch length
- 1 bunch bokchoy ends trimmed and leaves separated
- 1 small napa cabbage ends trimmed and leaves separated
- 1 small onion peeled and sliced
- 2 to 3 cloves garlic peeled and minced
- 1 thumb-size ginger peeled and julienned
- Vegetable oil
- 5 to 6 cups water or rice washing
- 1 tablespoon fish sauce
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Season fish with salt and pepper to taste.
- In pan, heat about one inch of oil over medium heat, fry potatoes
- until lightly brown and tender.
- Remove from heat and drain on paper towel.
- In a pot, heat about one tablespoon of oil.
- Add onions, garlic, and ginger and cook for about two to three minutes
- or until fragrant.
- Add fish sauce and continue to cook, stirring occasionally, for about
- one to two minutes.
- Add water and bring to a boil.
- Add fish and potatoes and cook for about five to seven minutes
- or until fish and potatoes are fully cooked through.
- Add bokchoy and cabbage and continue to cook for about two to three minutes or until vegetables are tender yet crisp.
- Add green onions and continue for about another 30 seconds.
- Season with salt and pepper to taste.