Alimasag is a word referring to crab species that are smaller than Alimango. The scientific name of most crabs known as alimasag is Portunus pelagicus, known in English as the flower crab, blue crab or white sea crab. In general, the alimasag has thin legs (and usually a mottled or spotted shell, but not always), […]
Aripuros: Edible shells from Palawan by Angie Pastor. For orders in Manila, 09369815475. In various Philippine languages, the word aripuros refers to a whirlpool or something of that sort, where there is a circular movement or shape. It is easy to surmise that in this case, the shape of the shells must have given rise […]
Fresh Pusit (Squid). Photo by Angie Pastor. Squid in Tagalog is pusit. Pusit can be grilled (inihaw) or cooked adobo style. Dried squid is also popularly grilled. It is very chewy. Check back for more after the website upgrade. Thank you!