What’s the Difference Between Dalandan and Dalanghita?

What’s the Difference Between Dalandan and Dalanghita?

Understanding the variety of citrus fruits available can be quite a task, especially when different cultures have unique names for similar or closely related fruits. Two such fruits often confused are dalandan and dalanghita, common in the Philippines. This article will delve into their differences, exploring their origins, characteristics, culinary uses, nutritional benefits, and how … Read more

Tinapa for Breakfast: Do You Need to Cook the Fish?

Tinapang bangus (smoked milkfish) egg, rice and vegetables in a plate

For non-Filipinos, tinapa is the generic term for smoked fish. It can be any fish although the most popular (or, perhaps, ubiquitous is the more precise word) is bangus (milkfish). A plate of tinapang bangus, or smoked milkfish, with rice and eggs, is a beloved breakfast dish. It’s everywhere in the Philippines — on the family dining table, in eateries, … Read more