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How familiar are you with the meat market terms? Here the Filipino terms for the most common pork cuts available and the best cooking method for them!

 

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BEST USED FOR:

Tenga Ears Barbeque / Inihaw
Maskara Face Sisig
Pisngi Cheeks Sisig
Batok / Leeg Neck / Adobo Cut Adobo
Kasim Shoulders Menudo
Pata Trotters / Legs Patatim
Tagiliran Loin Porkchop
Lomo Tenderloin Pork Steak, BBQ
Tadyang Ribs Sinigang
Liempo Belly Lechon Kawali
Pigi Hind Leg Ham

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