How do you make UKOY?

Ukoy Recipe (Shrimp Fritter) Combine cornstarch, flour, baking powder, egg, water, salt, and ground black pepper then stir until diluted. Add the shrimps and mung bean sprouts in the mixture and lightly stir to distribute. Heat a frying pan or small cooking pot and pour-in the cooking oil.

What is UKOY English?

Ukoy is the Filipino version of a shrimp fritter.

How do you make a UKOY papaya?


  1. In a bowl, combine shredded papaya and about 1 tablespoon salt.
  2. In a large bowl, combine egg, cornstarch, flour, water, fish sauce, salt, and pepper.
  3. Add papaya, kalabasa, shallots and green onion to batter and stir to combine.
  4. In a large skillet over medium heat, heat about 2-inch of oil until hot.

How do you make a small UKOY fish?

Recipe Cooking Procedure:

  1. Place the dulong fish on a strainer and wash under running water.
  2. Prepare the batter by mixing flour, water, salt, ground black pepper, and the egg.
  3. Add the dulong fish to the batter and mix.
  4. Scoop 1/4 cup of your dulong batter mix and pour on frying pan with heated oil.

What is ukoy made of?

Ukoy are made with all kinds of vegetables, including sweet potato, cabbage, squash, green papaya, scallions, carrots, and bean sprouts.

Can you bake ukoy?

Serve as midday snack or appetizer with spicy vinegar for dipping. These shrimp and vegetable fritters are best enjoyed freshly cooked as they tend to lose crispness over time. If not eating immediately, place in a single layer on a baking sheet and keep warm and crispy in a 200 F oven until ready to serve.

What is ukoy in Bisaya?

ukoy [ú. kuy.] : merman (n.); shrimp fritter (n.); prowl (v.); slink (v.); sneak (v.); stalk (v.)

How do you make crispy UKOY?

In a large skillet over medium heat, heat about 2 inches deep of oil. On a large spoon, place about 2 to 3 tablespoons of the ukoy mixture and press 1 to 2 shrimps on top. Gently slide mixture into the hot oil and cook for about 3 to 4 minutes on each side or until golden brown and crisp.

How do you make UKOY carrots?

Thinly slice sweet potatoes and carrots into 3x¼” planks (use a mandoline if you have one), then slice lengthwise into matchsticks. Place in a medium bowl and toss with a few pinches of salt. Let sit until slightly softened, about 30 minutes. Rinse off salt and pat dry.

How do you make Kilawin Dulong?


  1. Combine silverfish, salt, and ground black pepper then gently mix until everything is well incorporated.
  2. Add minced ginger and minced bird’s eye chili then continue mixing until everything is distributed.
  3. Squeeze-in lemon (or calamansi) and gently stir the mixture to distribute the juice.

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