Lutong Pinoy Recipes

1. Chicken-and-Egg Rice Bowls

This Asian-influenced cuisine is simple to make as its ingredients are readily available in grocery stores. Simple ingredients when mixed together can make a complete meal that will fill you up for the night. Simply cook some rice and add stir-fried chicken fillets, eggs and add on seasonings like sesame seeds, it can make a lot of difference. Eating easy healthy dinner recipes has never been this delicious!

2. Aglio e Olio

Yes, a lot of people can’t even fathom the idea of making a dish that basically only has 2-4 ingredients, but here it is. Aglio e Olio is a delicious pasta dish perfect for a casual or even a fancier dinner. The pasta dish is sauteed with extra virgin olive oil and garlic and a lot of people like it that plain and simple. If you wish, shrimps or other condiments can be added to taste like chili flakes for those that like a little bit more spiciness in their food.

3. Classic Ceasar Salad

The most simple dish to make, whatever kind it is, salads are great for a light and healthy dinner. Simply add fresh ingredients together like a mixture of green vegetables, cherry tomatoes, and other vegetables or even fruits of your preference. The salad dressing made acts as the main sauce for salad. There are different kinds of salad dressings like Honey Mustard dressing, Lemon dressing, and thousand island dressing.

4. Chicken Cheese Quesadilla

A Mexican dish on the list, Quesadilla is an easy dish to bring and it’s a good dinner food for its light fillings. The filling of the Quesadilla, which is the main meat ingredient, is cooked together in a skillet pan with spices such as onions, cumin, salt, oregano, and salsa. This can be cooked in low heat while the tortilla is buttered down and cooked in a flat pan on both sides until golden brown. The filling is then added inside the quesadilla, with cheese sprinkled on top, and then covered and wrapped with the whole tortilla while the cheese melts inside. It is great served with sour cream and guacamole.

5. Garlic Butter Salmon

This dish is a baked variety of Salmon that is very easy to cook. It is seasoned with a garlic butter sauce and baked inside the oven for about 20 minutes for the salmon to soak up the taste. The sauce is made of butter, lemon juice, garlic, and dill.

6. Honey Butter Pork Chops

Much like the Salmon dish just mentioned, this dish is paired with a sauce recipe that is very simple and easy to make. The sauce is only made up of 4 ingredients which are honey, garlic, unsalted butter, and apple cider. Mix the sauce with the pork chop and pan fry it in a skillet. Sear until crisp and golden brown. There are also other varieties to this dish. Some prefer to bake the dish instead of sear it on the pan. No matter which method of cooking you’d like to prepare it with, it is still one of the easy healthy dinner recipes to make.