Two Go Tango (Part 1) - Roasted Tomato and Ginger soup, Grilled Kesong Puti Sandwich

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Two main ingredients are definitely better than one! We took popular food combinations – think steak and eggs, wine and cheese and put our own Pinoy-Inspired spin on them. The result? Six delicious dishes with flavors, that’ll dance away on your taste buds.

Roasted Tomato and Ginger soup

Soup and sandwich

Nothing’s more comforting than a warm bowl of soup. Try this one – the flavors of roasted tomatoes and ginger make it a winner!

Description: Description: Roasted Tomato and Ginger soup

Roasted Tomato and Ginger soup

Serves: 4

Prep time: 15 minutes

Cooking time: 45 minutes

§  700 grams ripe native tomatoes, sliced and seeded

§  4 tablespoons olive oil, divided

§  Salt and pepper

§  1 medium onion, minced

§  1 tablespoon minced ginger

§  2 cloves garlic, minced

§  2 sprigs thyme

§  2 bay leaves

§  1 tablespoon tomato paste

§  2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar

§  700 ml water or chicken stock

§  Sugar (optional)

1. Preheat oven to 3900F.

2. Place tomatoes on a baking sheet. Season with 2 tablespoons olive oil, salt, and pepper. Roast for 20 minutes in preheated oven.

3. In a pan, sauté onions, ginger, and garlic in remaining olive oil. Add thyme, bay leaves, and tomato paste; sauté until very fragrant.

4. Add roasted tomatoes, balsamic vinegar, and water or chicken stock. Season with salt, pepper and sugar, if desired. Bring to a boil and simmer for 15 minutes. Remove from heat and remove bay leaves.

5. Purée in a blender until desired consistency is attained. Season to taste.

Grilled Kesong Puti Sandwich

With gooey cheese and a yummy Malunggay spread, this grilled sandwich is perfect for dunking into the Roasted Tomato and Ginger Soup. You’ll get layer upon layer of flavors and textures!

Description: Description: Grilled Kesong Puti Sandwich

Grilled Kesong Puti Sandwich

Serves: 4

Prep time: 15 minutes

Cooking time: 10 minutes

  • ¼ cup malunggay leaves
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 3 to 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided
  • Salt and pepper
  • 2 large tomatoes, sliced into rounds
  • 240 grams kesong puti, sliced thinly
  • 4 slices while wheat or white bread

1. In a blender, blend together malunggay, garlic, and 2 to 3 tablespoons olive oil to form a paste. Season with salt and pepper.

2. Place tomato and cheese slices on top of 2 bread slices.

3. Spread malunggay paste on remaining bread slices and place, malunggay side down, on top of tomatoes and cheese.

4. Brush a Panini press or nonstick pan with remaining oil. Grill sandwiches until bread is golden and cheese has softened.


Go ahead and add some sun-dried tomatoes into the soup mix while simmering. This will create a more intense flavor. You can also sub the kesong puti with gruyère cheese to get a nuttier, sharper taste.

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