Paksiw na Isda

Serves 4

Ingredients :

  • 1 lb. fish fillets
  • 5 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1 piece (2-in/5-cm) ginger, peeled and finely sliced
  • 1 cup water
  • 1-1/2 cups white vinegar
  • 1 tbsp. fish sauce
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 3 green chili peppers
  • 1 large bitter gourd (about 500 g), cut in half lengthwise, deseeded and sliced into halfmoons (optional)
(Baking Conversion Chart)

Cooking Procedures :

  1. In a saucepan, combine fish, garlic, ginger, water, vinegar and bitter gourd, if using. Bring to a boil.
  2. Reduce heat to medium-low and add the fish sauce, salt and chili peppers.
  3. Simmer for about 20 minutes, or until cooked. Fish flakes when tested with a fork.
  4. Serve hot with steamed rice.

Check Out More

Filipino Recipe

Have You Tried These Other Filipino Dish?

Binagoongang Baboy (Pork in Salted Shrimp Paste)


Ingredients : 2 tbsp. oil 1 lb. pork, cubed 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, chopped 2 tomatoes, coarsely chopped 3 tbsp. bagoong alamang (salted shrimp paste) 2 tbsp. calamansi concentrate 1 tbsp. sugar 2 tbsp. butter Cooking Procedures : Pan fry pork cubes in hot oil until light brown. Set aside. In the same pan, sauté garlic, onion and tomatoes for a few minutes until soft and wilted[...]

Filipino Chicken Curry Recipe

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[...]

Togue Guisado (Sautéed Bean Sprouts)

Filipino Togue Guisado

Ingredients : 1/2 lb. pork, thinly sliced (optional) 1 tbsp. vegetable oil 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, chopped 1 carrot, thinly strips 1 red bell pepper, thinly strips 1 green bell pepper, thinly strips 2 tbsp. soy sauce 2 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce (optional) salt and pepper, to taste 1/2 to 1 lb. togue (bean sprouts) 1/2 cup water (or broth) chopped green onions, for garnishing C[...]

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 : [...]

Tinolang Manok or Nilagang Manok

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 st[...]

One Response to “Paksiw na Isda”

Read below or add a comment...

  1. joseph arca says:

    i like to cook filipino foods

Leave A Comment...