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Putok Batok

putok batok

Photo by Mayette Garcia of Chicharon Bulaklak & Crispy Pata

The phrase putok batok (sometimes hyphenated as putok-batok) refers to meals that can cause the eater to have a heart attack or stroke due to its very unhealthy nature.

For example are foods that are heavy and have meat as a primary ingredient, such as crispy pata and sisig.

Crispy Pata Kare-Kare from C2 restaurant.

Photo by Kaycel Corral of Crispy Pata and Kare-Kare from C2 restaurant

Chicharon with all that fat and even the meat still attached…

Think of Daboy’s Special Backfat chicharon… Eating even a single piece could possibly cause you to go into cardiac arrest!

Daboy's Special Backfat Chicharon

Daboy’s Special Backfat Chicharon

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