May 24, 2008

My Very Own Pancit Palabok

As a Pinay Mommy, we love to cook (though I don't really cook that much) and of course we want to share our favorite foods with our kids. Pancit Palabok is one of my favorite foods and I am posting this because I am joining the PMC's weekly fest, of course I wanna get the wonderful freebies from PMC. That's how we, Mom's, bond. We share ideas and we're enjoying every moment of it. :-D


Noodles - 1/2 kilo of white and round miki
Boil 4 cups water, add a little salt. Put noodles in strainer and dip in boiling water for 5 minutes or till noodles is cooked. Drain. Transfer on plate. Top with garnishings. Pour palabok on top. Garnish with sliced cooked eggs and chopped spring onions.


* squid adobo (pusit)
* flaked fish meat (tinapa)
* pork sitsaron, coarsely pounded
* powdered pork sitsaron
* fried minced garlic
* cooked shrimps, shelled
* hard boiled eggs, sliced
* chopped spring onions


* 1/2 kilo fresh small crabs
* (possibly w/soft shell)
* 1 large onion, chopped finely
* 4 cloves garlic, minced
* 3 tbsp cornstarch
* 1 1/2 cups water
* 3 tbsp atchuete seeds or
* 2 tbsp atchuete oil
* 2 tbsp patis
* 1 tsp vetsin


Wash crabs, open up and extract fat top shell, squeeze out meat from body. Set fat and meat aside. Then pound crab and squeeze juice in 1 1/2 cups of water. Set aside juice till brown. Add onion. Add crabs fat meat, season with patis. Stir for 2 minutes and add crab juice. Season With patis and vetsin. Let boil for 10 minutes , stirring constantly Then, add dissolved cornstarch, stir until it thickens.

Week 1: May 25 - May 30, 2008 - FOOD


  1. i felt very hungry na talaga mommy!!

    by the way, don't forget the weekly fest badge to place in your entry. thanks!!

    thanks for participating also!!

  2. palabok is my fave pud! hehehehehe

    dnt know how to make it, though

  3. medyo mabubusisi at madaming kailangang gawin...pero bakit ba, yun nga ang nagpapasarap diba!? miss ko na rin ang Pansit Palabok. salamat sa recipe makakatikim na naman ako ng Palabok :) magandang araw.

  4. hola jona! ang sarap nyan, pahingi ako. i really love pancit palabok pero i've never tried cooking it. thanks for sharing the recipe :)

  5. wow nako hungry na ako namiss ko na ganito... Akin nandoon din sa blog ko.. Sige salamats a recipe kinacopy ko at iprint for collection. Can i ask a favor too? Vote mo naman ako sa and my entry is Miracle and Blessing...Thanks

  6. Mommy, congrats for winning pinaymommy's' weekly fest