Kilawin Labanos

Please note: This Filipino recipe is alternatively spelled kilwin labanos or kinilaw labanos.
1 kilo labanos
200 grams pork belly (small cubes)
1/4 cup miso
1 onion, sliced
2-3 tomatoes, sliced
3 cloves garlic, crushed
2 tbsp. patis
1 tsp. peppercorns, pounded coarsely
1/2 cup vinegar
1/2 cup water
1 tsp. vetsin
salt to taste
2 tbsp. cooking oil

Peel labanos, scrape into thin slices. Set aside. Boil pork in 1/2 cup water till tender. Set aside. Saute garlic. When brown, add onion and tomatoes. Stir for a while, then, add pork and miso. Saute for 2 minutes and season with patis. Add 1/4 cup water and cover. Let boil for 2 minutes and add labanos. Sprinkle pepper and vetsin. Cover. When labanos is half cooked, add vinegar. Let boil for 3 minutes before stirring. Continue cooking till labanos is done.

One thought on “Kilawin Labanos

  1. vita fernandez

    Some people prepare the labanos first, like adding a bit of salt after slicing the labanos crosswise. Then, the labanos is washed and drained. Do you do that with the Kilawin?

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