Chef Jordan Andino’s Filipino Recipes

Calamansi Margarita

1oz triple sec
1 oz lemon or lime juice
3 tbl spoons calamansi concentrate in honey
2 oz tequila
1/2 cup water
1 cup of ice

Shake well with 1/2 cup of ice and serve over remaining 1/2 cup in glass

Sinigang Flip Bowl
Garlic Fried Rice

1 cup rice
1 tsp garlic, fresh minced
2 tblsp coconut milk
1 tbslp veg oil

1. In medium pan on high heat, heat oil until it smokes
2. Add garlic and sauté on high until lightly golden brown
3. Add rice and stir so all garlic is incorporated
4. Add coconut milk and stir so all rice is mixed and any charring edges of garlic are mixed in

Shot Rib Prep

32 oz boneless short rib
0.5 cup garlic, fresh minced
2 packs Sinigang mix packets
1 cup Dhati Puti vinegar
1 quart water
0.25 cup salt
0.25 cup sesame oil
0.25 cup oil

1. In small mixing bowl combine sinigang packets, salt and pork belly mix and fully mix
2. In a hotel pan, cover short ribs with oil and sesame oil
3. Fully cover and massage in fresh minced garlic into short rib and all it’s parts
4. Fully cover and season all sides of the short rib with the spice mixture
5. Place into hotel pan and pour in water and vinegar
6. Cover with aluminum foil and place in oven at 400F for 1.5 hours
7. Cook until short rib is falling apart…possibly another.5 to 1 hour after the initial 1.5 hour cook
8. Once finished and meat is soft, let cool for 30 mins and strain out braising liquid and store
9. Let meat cool for another 30 mins and pull meat apart for tacos
10. Store in containers

Bowl Ingredients:
2 oz carrots, julienne
2 oz scallions, julienne
2 oz bok choy, sautéed
2 oz tomatoes, diced
2 oz braised short rib
1 cup garlic fried rice

Assembly Directions:
1. In a single serving bowl, place rice on bottom of bowl
2. In a circular pie like assembly place ingredients on top of rice in bowl in separate sections so one can see each segment of toppings
3. Place so they are evenly distributed bright in presentation/ color

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Luann de Lesseps and Chef Jordan Andino

Luann de Lesseps: “The Countess Collection: Styled for Living” is available at Ross Stores.

Chef Jordan Andino: You can watch “Late Nite Eats” Thursdays at 10/9c on The Cooking Channel.

If you’re in the NYC area visit one of his Flip Sigi locations.

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Jason Derulo Robbery Unravels


Jason Derulo’s house was robbed recently and his employee slept through the robation! The burglars reportedly pried open a door and went straight to his safe. They broke it open, stole $600k in jewelry and $80k in cash. Cops think it’s an inside job.

Tell Us: Do you think Jason Derulo’s robbery was an inside job?

Azealia Slams RZA


Remember when RZA brought Azealia Banks to a party thrown by Russell Crowe last year? We’ll give you a refresher: They got into a huge fight, and Azealia claims Russell even spit on her.

Now RZA is out promoting the film they did together, and Azealia made it clear she hasn’t forgiven him.

Heres what Azealia posted on social media:


Joanna Krupa Shades Couch Potatoes

3rd Annual Art For Animals Fundraiser - Arrivals

“Real Housewife” Joanna Krupa is lashing out at people who don’t exercise. Joanna says there’s no excuse to not stay fit, and “if you love yourself, you’ll get off the sofa and make a change in your life.” Joanna’s on the cover of Be Fit magazine this month.

Alfonso Ribeiro is Tired of Dancing

Dancing With The Stars: Live!

Alfonso Ribeiro revealed the one thing he hates being asked to do. He gets asked everyday to do “The Carlton,” and it’s getting annoying. Alfonso says he will never do “The Carlton” for a fan when asked because he says he’s not a dancing puppet.

Get this, when Alfonso is in a bad mood, he’ll tell fans, “you do realize you just asked a black man to dance for you, right?”

Ne-Yo’s Wife’s Regret

Photo by: Brandon Hickman | E! Entertainment

Photo by: Brandon Hickman | E! Entertainment

Ne-Yo’s wife, Crystal, is apologizing for her bad behavior on reality TV. Crystal’s new show “The Platinum Life” premiered Sunday night. The show is about wives and girlfriends of music stars. Crystal got into an argument with the wife of rapper Kid Ink. After the show aired, Crystal was mortified by her behavior and apologized.

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TIDAL X: Brooklyn Benefit Concert 10/17

Brookyn Go Hard

To help bring awareness to the recent natural disasters, TIDAL held a benefit concert last night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. On the bill included star-studded acts such as Stevie Wonder, JAY-Z, Jennifer Lopez, DJ Khaled and friends, Chris Brown, Jadakiss, Fabolous, Cardi B, Fat Joe & Remy Ma, Yo Gotti, Vic Mensa, A$AP Ferg, Rapsody, Joey Bada$$ and many more. All proceeds will go towards disaster relief organizations. Catch the full show and make your donations above.

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Gucci Mane & Keyshia Ka’oir Get Married

The Wopsters

Whether he was behind bars or behind the mic, Keyshia Ka’oir’s been her man Gucci down for years. Yesterday, the couple finally were joined in holy matrimony and became husband and wife. Congrats Mr. and Mrs. Davis. If you lost your invite, BET documented the ceremony and the events leading up to it with The Mane Event. Watch it in full here.

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K. Michelle Wants to Go Country

R&B singer K. Michelle wants to sing country music. She posted a pic with her favorite country singer, Chris Stapleton. People are saying she isn’t allowed to sing country because she’s black.

Could she have a successful country music career?

Then, Kevin James finally revealed why he wrote his TV wife off of “Kevin Can Wait” to make room for Leah Remini.

Plus, Jennifer Lawrence spoke out about how she was treated at a young age in Hollywood and O.J. Simpson is enjoying life after prison.

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Watch JAY-Z, Chris Brown, & J.Lo Perform Live at TIDAL X: Brooklyn

Brooklyn go hard. Music’s biggest names including JAY-Z, Jennifer Lopez, Chris Brown, and Stevie Wonder have descended upon Barclays Center for TIDAL X: Brooklyn, a star-studded concert to benefit natural disaster victims.

Streaming live, this year’s extravaganza will feature appearances by Cardi B, DJ Khaled, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, Yo Gotti, A$AP Ferg, Vic Mensa, and Joey Bada$$, among others. The wide-ranging cast also includes Fifth Harmony, Belly, Iggy Azalea, Jessie Reyez, and many more.

“We’re doing it big with JAY-Z,” DJ Khaled told Jimmy Kimmel. “To help rise up and bless up Puerto Rico and all the victims of hurricanes, earthquakes. It’s just so much going on, so [we’re] getting up on stage to raise money and donate money. JAY-Z, J.Lo, Stevie Wonder, DJ Khaled!”

This year’s show will benefit relief efforts in the wake of Hurricanes Irma, Maria, and Harvey, as well as the devastation caused by the earthquakes in Mexico.

TIDAL X: Brooklyn also has the support of New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo. “After seeing the terrible devastation in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands firsthand, it is clear that those affected by these natural disasters need our help more than ever,” he said. “We in New York are putting the full weight of our resources behind recovery efforts, and I am grateful to TIDAL X: Brooklyn and its sponsors for joining us and helping to deliver much-needed goods to people in desperate need.”

Stream the charitable celebration below.


Fifth Harmony Takes Over ‘TRL’

It was a Fifth Harmony celebration on “TRL” this afternoon, when the supergroup took over the Times Square studio for a couple of performances and some fun segments.

First up, the girls performed “He Like That,” the sensual and raunchy banger off their new self-titled LP. Together, the girls swayed, seduced, and sang about that bang, bang, bang, and bump, bump, bump.

As if that wasn’t enough, the ladies joined forces once again for an evocative performance of “Don’t Say You Love Me.” Die-hard Harmonizers sang along with the quartet’s emotional cut. “Don’t say you love me,” they sang as one, “unless you do.”

Ally Brooke, Dinah Jane, Lauren Jauregui, and Normani Kordei also went face-to-face with fans during the “Requestions” segment. Answering rapid-fire queries, the girls talked about their wild nights, favorite song to perform, and more.

5H also dished about body confidence, their creative independence, and collaborating with Pitbull. Plus, they participated in “Step Off,” a dance segment, in which Lauren twerked, Ally line-danced, Normani milly rocked, and Dinah did the Robot.