My Top 5 Best Rainy Day Comfort Food

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Philippines is in rainy season from June to September and what better way to keep us warm and feed our hungry tummy than our favorite rainy day comfort food? πŸ˜‰

Listed below are my five favorite dishes that my family orders or prepares on rainy days:

1. Arroz Caldo β€” a rice porridge and is best with chicken. When my sister cooks this dish she would put a lot of ginger to spice it up and would also put one chili pepper. Yummy!

2. Nilagang Baka β€” or β€œBoiled Beef Soup”. One of my favorite dishes of all time. It’s a delicious stew of beef with vegetables and spices, and is best served steaming hot. Perfect on a rainy day indeed!

3.Β Sinigang na Hipon (Shrimp) β€” A sour soup dish associated with real tamarind or readily bought powdered tamarind sinigang mix. Sinigang has a lot of variations but with shrimp is my favorite.

4.Β Champorado β€”Β  sweet chocolate rice, like a porridge too. I love it with condensed milk – the sweeter, the better. πŸ˜‰

5. Tinola β€” a ginger and onion based soup with chicken as the main ingredient. One of my ultimate favorite food too because I love the vegetables used in this dish especially the chili pepper leaves.

Give them a try! πŸ˜‰ I linked the recipes to their names from other websites and you could also see from there what the dishes looks like.

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46 thoughts on “My Top 5 Best Rainy Day Comfort Food

  1. Mine is good old. sausage, Egg, Chips and beans. It’s just to die for. Unhealthy but happiness on a plate with bread and butter☺

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  2. Those are all my favourite Filipino foods. Good thing, I’m going home in the Philippines in a few days. πŸ™‚ Btw, I just came across to your blog, and so far, I’m loving it. Good job! πŸ™‚

    Mind checking my blog too. I just started last week and still trying to discover more about blogging. Hopefully, you can give me little tips or something. πŸ™‚

    xoxo

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    • Ooh! Cool! For a vacation? I hope you could have the chance to eat again your favorite foods here! 😊
      Thank you so much for the compliment about my blog. And yes, I’ll check your and support your blog too. πŸ˜‰
      I’m not really a pro at blogging as well but all I can say is that if it’s your passion and it makes you happy, just continue doing it. ❀ good luck!! πŸ™‚

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