Easy Recipes

Easy Recipe Collections are recipes that are enjoyable and fun to cook. These recipes are my personal best recipe collection that either didn’t belong to the recipe category set on this recipe site.

But Anyhow, the recipes belong to these group are worth trying in your cooking list and recommended in your meals.

So, check them out, get the ingredients and start experimenting these recipes.


Chili Con Carne I

Chili Con Carne 1

Ingredients : 1 lb. ground beef 1 onion, chopped 1 green or red bell pepper, diced 1 can tomato sauce 1 bay leaf 1 tbsp. chili powder 1 (398 mL) can pork and beans salt and pepper, to taste Cooking Procedures : Brown beef in a pan over medium heat for about 4 to 6 minutes. Drain excess fat. Add onion and green (or red, if using) pepper. Stir-fry for 2 minutes. Pour in tomato sauce, add bay leaf and chili powder. Seaso[...]

Oven Barbecue Baby Back Ribs

Back Pork Ribs Barbecue

The first time I cook this oven barbecue baby back ribs, my kids asked me why they are called baby back ribs and even suggested that they came from a baby pig.  Honestly, I didn’t answer them because I didn’t know the right answer.  So, I’ve made a simple research why they are called a such. They are name not the age of the hog, but because they are the small size of ribs compared to the larger [...]

Meat Lasagna


Last May 20, 2006 was my son’s first communion. The next day, we had a wonderful salo-salowith some friends here in Canada. This tasty baked meat lasagna was one of the dishes I’ve prepared. It’s simple and healthy. And it was a hit. In this baked meat lasagna recipe, I’ve used the oven-ready lasagne noodles to save my time in [...]

Pork Barbecue II

Pork BBQ Mama Sita

Ingredients : 1 lb. pork (pork belly or lean pork), cut thinly salt and pepper, to taste 1 to 2 cups Mama Sita’s Barbecue Marinade 1 tbsp. calamansi concentrate 1 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. pepper bamboo sticks, for skewer Cooking Procedures : Cut pork into thinly slices (or whatever suits to your liking). This makes the meat cook faster in lesser time. P[...]

Beef Steak

Beef Steak

Ingredients : 1/2 lb. beef sirloin (or beef tenderloin steaks), cut into thin strips 2 tbsp. calamansi concentrate 2 tbsp. soy sauce 1 tsp. salt 1 tsp. pepper 3 tbsp. oil 1 onion, cut into rings Cooking Procedures : Slice beef across the grain. Cut into 2 inches length. Marinate meat in calamansi, soy sauce, salt and pepper (by smelling the aroma of the marinated beef, you’ll know it is well seasoned or not; adjust or correct the seasoning according to your style and liking). Refrigerate for 30 minutes. Pan fry onion rings in hot oil. Cook until onions are [&he[...]

Beef and Asparagus Stir-fry

Beef Asparagus Stir-fry

Ingredients : 1 lb. beef flank or boneless sirloin steak 1 tbsp. vegetable oil 1 tsp. cornstarch 1 tsp. salt 1 tsp. sugar 1 tsp. soy sauce dash of white pepper 4 oz. snow peas (pea pods) 1 lb. asparagus 2 green onions (with tops) 1/4 cup chicken broth (or cold water) 2 tbsp. cornstarch 2 tbsp. oyster sauce 1 tsp. sugar 3 tbsp. vegetable oil 1 tsp. finely chopped gingerroot 1 tsp. finely chopped garlic 2 tbsp. vegetable oil 1 tsp. salt [...]

Buttermilk Pancakes

Buttermilk Pancake

Pancakes are called hotcakes back in our country.  Pancakes can be eaten hot or cold, and are generally topped or filled with a sweet or savory sauce or condiment, but this buttermilk pancakes that I made was filled with butter and maple syrup. Before, I used to buy commercial or ready to make pancakes, one that you can buy from grocery stores that is ready to cook.  But when I made pancakes using the basic cooking techniques, you wi[...]

Beef with Celery

Beef With Celery

Ingredients : 1 lb. beef rump or round steak 2 tbsp. soy sauce 1 tsp. white vinegar 1 egg white 4 to 6 stalks celery 1-1/2 cups water 1/2 tsp. salt 3 tbsp. vegetable oil 6 green onions, cut into an inch pieces 1 tbsp. finely chopped, pared fresh ginger root 2 clove garlic, crushed 1-1/2 tbsp. dry sherry 1 tbsp. cornstarch 2 tsp. oyster sauce Cooking P[...]

Beef and Bean Stir-fry

Beef and Bean Stir-fry

Ingredients : 1 lb. topside or round steak, cut into thin strips 2 tsp. brown sugar 2 tbsp. soy sauce (light or dark) 1 tbsp. patis (fish sauce) 2 tsp. lime juice pinch of salt and pepper, to taste 1 tbsp. vegetable oil 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/4 lb. sitaw, (string beans) or green beans, cut into 3 inches long 2 kaffir lime leaves, shredded (or a lit[...]

Fish Fritters


I used to eat this kind of filipino recipe dish way back home. I was delighted when I found this fish in an Asian Store. They called it silver fish (a product from China). It was packed frozen and weighed 500gms per package. It’s very simple and easy to cook with this dish. You can even substitute it with any seafoodyou like. It can be crabmeat or tagonton (small-sized shrimps) and with that you can have a good breakfast meal. Or whenever you like it. Ingredients : 4 eggs 500 gms. pack silver fish (small kind of fish) 3 green onions (scallions), […][...]

Breaded Pork Chops

Breaded Pork Chops

Ingredients : 4 pork chops 1 tsp. salt 1/3 tsp. pepper 1/2 cup flour 1/2 tsp. garlic powder 1 egg 2 tbsp. water salt and pepper, to taste 1/2 cup breadcrumbs oil, for frying Cooking Procedures : Rub pork chops with salt and pepper. Let stand for about 30 minutes in the refrigerator. In a bowl, combine flour and garlic. Set aside. In another bowl, whisk egg with water and season with salt and pepper until well blended. Set aside. Dredge each chops[...]

Chili Con Carne II

Chili Con Carne 2

Ingredients : 1 cup uncooked kidney beans 3 cups water (or 1 can red kidney beans, optional) 1 lb. ground beef 1 tbsp. crushed garlic 1 cup chopped onion 1 cup chopped tomatoes 1 cup sliced celery 2 to 3 tbsp. chili powder 1 tsp. oregano 1 tsp. cumin 2 tsp. salt 2 tbsp. sugar 2 tbsp. liquid seasoning 1 tsp. hot sauce 1/2 cup bacon, fried and crumbled, for garnishing Cooking Procedures : Boil kidney beans in water. Remove from heat. Cover and let [...]

KFC Cole Slaw Recipe

KFC Coleslaw

This KFC cole slaw recipe is a clone of KFC coleslaw recipe which means that this is not the original KFC coleslaw recipe. I got this recipe from the internet but I’ve made some changes according to my taste. Anyway, we went to KFC and bought their coleslaw just to compare its taste and looks to the one that I’ve modified if they are really the same. Yes, I fol[...]

Sweet and Sour Pork

Sweet and Sour Pork

Ingredients : 1-1/2 lb. pork 1 egg, slightly beaten 2 tbsp. cornstarch 2 tbsp. vegetable oil 1 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. white pepper 1 tsp. soy sauce 2 tomatoes 1 green bell pepper 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 3/4 cup water 2 tbsp. cornstarch 1 tsp. salt 1 tsp. baking soda vegetable oil, for frying 1 cup chicken broth 1 cup sugar 3/4 cup white vinegar 1 tbsp. vegetable oil 2 tsp. so[...]

Mashed Potatoes

Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes require a little extra effort to make it perfect but the results will be great. Processing the potatoes using a food processor, blender or any other motorized apparatus will turn the potatoes like a paste due to over-beating which breaks down its cells and releases their starch.  While ricing or mashing potatoes by hand always produce a perfect mashed potatoes with the help of a ricer, food mill, potato masher or even just a wooden spoon. The best-mashed potatoes are Russet and Yukon gold potatoes.  In choosing them, select the firm potatoes without any sign of gre[...]

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