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Lomi Soup (noodle soup)


lomi soup…….It’s a noodle soup made with chicken and pork meats. Lomi is best eaten while steaming hot. It is a challenge to be able to finish eating before the bowl gets cold. Back home, you can find this dish in every small canteens usually served in breakfast or am snack. I remember everytime we go for a jogging or walking exercise to Quezon City Circle, There is a small caferia that offer this lomi soup. After burning lot of fats and calories, we always eat this full of carbohydrate meal as it is composed of noodles. (so whats the point of exercise). …………………..Did you know that eggs are used to make the sauce thick in this recipe. Eggs are number one source of protein and might be the cheapest source as well. Nutritionist says that 2 eggs a day is enough to fill all the proteins the body need during a day…….

Ingredients: (serves 4-6 persons)

  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 3 cloves minced garlic
  • 1 medium minced onions
  • 500 gms chicken (cut in small serving size)
  • 100 gms chicken liver
  • 300 gms pancit lomi
  • 2 pcs eggs
  • 1 tsp of salt / pepper
  • 1 litre water or chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup onion leeks
  • 1 stalk celery diced
  • 1 tbsp fish sauce

Procedures:

  • In a large sauce pan, heat oil and saute garlic and onions, add chicken and liver and season with salt and pepper and simmer for about 5 minutes.
  • add the rest of the vegetables and lomi, cook for another 5 minutes
  • add chicken broth and adjust your taste by adding fish sauce
  • Turn off heat and break in 2 pcs eggs and stir.
  • serve hot!!

Pancit Lomi Guisado


Pancit Lomi Guisado

I love pancit of any kind…I was craving for this a long time ago. I remember when me and my father in law use to go to Quezon Circle for a jogging exercise, we always have this dish(whew!! after burning such calories then we go for a big breakfast..hahahaha!!!)…Pancit lomi is an egg noodle soup made with a chicken or beef broth base that contains meat and a variety of other ingredients such as vegetables. . . . . Did you know that egg noodle is a rich source of proteins. Your body uses protein to build and repair tissues. You also use protein to make enzymes, hormones, and other body chemicals. Protein is an important building block of bones, muscles, cartilage, skin, and blood.

ingredients: (serves 4-6 persons)

  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 3 cloves minced garlic
  • 1 medium minced onions
  • 3 pcs chicken wings(cut half)
  • 100 gms chicken liver
  • 300 gms pancit lomi
  • 2 pcs eggs
  • 4-6 pcs squid ball
  • 1 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 tsp of salt / pepper
  • 2 cups water or chicken broth
  • 1 medium carrots sliced
  • 2 bunch bok choy or 100 gms cabbage sliced
  • 1 stalk celery diced
  • 1 tbsp fish sauce

Procedures:

  • In a large sauce pan, heat oil and saute garlic and onions, add chicken and liver and simmer for about 5 minutes.
  • add in squid ball and seasoned with soy sauce, salt & pepper.
  • add the rest of the vegetables and lomi, cook for another 5 minutes
  • add water and adjust your taste by adding fish sauce
  • Bring to a boil ..dont over cooked the vegetables.
  • Turn off heat and break in 2 pcs eggs and stir.
  • serve hot!!
  • enjoy!!!
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