Guisadong Pusit (Sautéed Squid)

In the Philippines, squid is a popular ingredient; it is an excellent source of protein. One thing is important not to overcook squid as it not only toughens, it also loses its flavor and the texture as well.

Ingredients :

  • 2 lbs. fresh squid (or frozen)
  • 2 tbsp. oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1 tomato, diced
  • 1 green chili pepper, seeded and minced (optional)
  • 1/2 tsp. sugar
  • 1/4 tsp. black pepper
  • 1 tbsp. fish sauce
  • 1 tbsp. soy sauce
  • steamed rice, to serve
(Cooking Conversions)

Cooking Procedures :

  1. Prepare fresh squid, if using, by following the steps here. Cut squid into rings and set aside.
  2. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Sauté onion and garlic until onion is translucent. Add tomato; stir-fry for a few minutes, or until wilted.
  3. Add squid and stir-fry for 3 minutes, stirring frequently. The meat will turn opaque. Add chili pepper (if using), sugar, black pepper, fish sauce and soy sauce; stir to mix thoroughly. Simmer for another 2-3 minutes, or until done. Serve hot with steamed rice.
  4. Serves 4.

Check Out More

Pinoy Recipes


Have You Tried These Other Filipino Food Recipe ?

Filipino Tinolang Manok

Tinolang Manok and some called them Nilagang Manok is another filipino food dish that I usually cook here in Canada. Tinolang manok recipe is also one of the filipino recipe that is easy to cook. But as a first time immigrant in Canada, buying filipino ingredients like papaya, sayote, chili leaves or malunggay is hard to find specially if you are staying in the rural areas where Asian store is hard to find. But as you got fami[...]

Ingredients : 1/4 lb. ground pork 1/4 lb. ground beef 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 onions, chopped 1 tsp. oregano 1/4 cup sugar salt and pepper, to taste 2 to 4 hotdogs (wieners), sliced 1 can tomato sauce 1 can tomato paste 1 cup spaghetti water cornstarch, to thicken (optional) 1/2 lb. spaghetti grated cheese (of your choice), for toppings Cooking Procedures : Boil spaghetti according to package instructions. Reserve a cup of w[...]

Chicken Curry

This chicken curry recipe is made in Filipino style of cooking. This curry recipe is one of the filipino dish that we usually prepare in every birthdays and parties when we were still in the Philippines. And now, that we’re here in Canada, this chicken dish is still one of our favorites during special occasions or even just in our common meals because my family loves it. They said that when they start eating [...]

Ingredients : 1 lb. chicken, boned and skinned – cut into serving pieces (or any choice cuts of your liking like thighs, drumsticks or wings) 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, chopped 1 tsp. soy sauce 1/4 tsp. salt 1/8 tsp. pepper 1/2 to 1 cup water (or broth) 1 tbsp. cornstarch 1 tbsp. oyster sauce 1 tbsp. soy sauce 1/2 tsp. sugar dash of sesame oil 1-1/2 to 2 cups frozen mixed vegetables · vegetable oil Cooking Procedures[...]

This is another way in cooking Filipino Beef Asado. Hope you like it and enjoy your meal. Ingredients : 1/2 lb. beef, cut into thinly strips 2 tbsp. butter 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, finely chopped 2 tbsp. soy sauce 2 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce 1/2 tsp. salt spring onions, cut into 2 inch long – for garnishing Cooking Procedures : In a skillet over medium heat, melt butter. Add beef strips and stir-fry for 3 to 5 minut[...]

One Response to “Guisadong Pusit (Sautéed Squid)”

Read below or add a comment...

  1. Julie E.Cachapero says:

    …these recipes are easy to prepare and so handy..they are so yummy!thanks for sharing them!

Leave A Comment...

*