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  • Adidas + Saluyot
    Posted in: Meat

    Adidas + Saluyot by Mommy Shelette.

    In the Philippines, adidas refers to chicken feet.

    The usage derives from the fact that the chicken’s three claws are reminiscent of the trefoil logo of the German shoe company Adidas.

  • Pakbet with Saluyot Leaves
    Posted in: Vegetables

    Pakbet with Saluyot Leaves by Mommy Shelette. Pinakbet or Pakbet is a popular vegetable dish in the Philippines. Pork is often added for flavor, but it is omitted during Catholic meatless days such as on Holy Week. Therefore, it’s a great dish for Filipinos to enjoy during the Lenten season! Check back soon for a […]