Honoring Mom's Legacy: Timeless Recipes

Honoring Mom's Legacy: Timeless Recipes
Honoring Mom's Legacy: Timeless Recipes

As we gear up for May Flavor Fest, we're diving into a theme that's as heartwarming as Mom's hugs: honoring Mom's legacy. With Mother's Day just around the corner, there's no better time to celebrate the recipes that have been passed down through generations, carrying with them the love and memories of family gatherings and shared meals. Today, we're honoring Mom with these timeless recipes that remind us of her cooking and the cozy warmth of home. ​

Recipes to Cherish:​

1. Classic Menudo with Raisins

Create this beloved classic the no-fuss way with Del Monte Tomato Sauce. Imagine, a tender pork simmered in a flavorful tomato sauce, with potatoes, carrots, bell peppers, and a hint of sweetness from raisins. This Classic Menudo with Raisins is a timeless Filipino favorite, perfect for bringing the family together around the dinner table just like Mom used to.​

2. Juicy Tamis Piñadobo (Chicken Adobo with Pineapple)

Picture this: tender chicken bathed in a sweet and tangy pineapple-infused adobo sauce. Can you smell it, Ka-Kitch? This Juicy Tamis Piñadobo is a delicious twist on a Filipino classic, sure to bring smiles to the table and warm memories of Mom's kitchen.​

​3. Sauce-sarap Pinakbet Ilocano

Let's take a flavorful trip to the Philippines with our Sauce-sarap Pinakbet Ilocano. Packed with vibrant veggies and simmered in a savory shrimp paste sauce, this dish is a celebration of local flavors and Mom's culinary prowess.​

​4. Classic Pinoy Fiesta Fruit Salad

Ah, the beloved Classic Pinoy Fiesta Fruit Salad – a true icon of Filipino desserts. Bursting with tropical fruits, creamy sweetness, and a sprinkle of cheese, this salad is a party on a plate. Whip it up and watch as smiles light up the room, just like they did in Mom's kitchen.​


As we savor these timeless recipes, let's take a moment to bask in the love and dedication that Mom poured into her cooking. From weekday dinners to holiday feasts, Mom's kitchen was always a place of warmth and joy. Today, let's carry on her legacy by cooking with that same love and passion, creating meals that nourish both body and soul and bring our families closer together.