I made pancit for my kids today. Pancit is one of the national dishes of the phillipines, and I discovered it one day on one of my favourite websites: supercook.com
Supercook.com is an ingredient search engine. You tell the supercomputer what you have in your kitchen, and it will tell you what you can make with it.
One day I was trying to think of what I could make for my kids that would be a popular, healthy meal, that would use up some cabbage and chicken I had lying around. Answer? pancit!
When I told my philipino friend, Mary Jane, she was very excited to discover that I'd made pancit for my kids.
And my son wanted to know could I make this every day? I just pan-fried some noodles and chicken and strips of cabbage with a little soy sauce and garlic and voila! I was a culinary hero to my children.
I recommend you go and try it right now. Nothing but pumpkins and rice flour in the house? No problem, you can whip up a batch of korean pumpkin soup.