Paklay Recipe


  • 1 small pineapple (half-ripe), slice into cubes
  • 1 k. tripe (goto or callos), sliced into 2-inch strips, boiled in vinegar, salt and
  • water stock from the boiled goto
  • 6 pcs. starfruit (balimbing),thinly-sliced
  • 5 small tomatoes, chopped
  • 3 onion, sliced
  • 1 thumb-size ginger, sliced
  • 1 head garlic, minced bay leaves
  • Whole peppercorns
  • Achuete water (1/2 cup achuete mixed in 1 cup water)
  • 1 small bamboo shoot (labong), sliced, boiled then drained cooking oil

Cooking Instructions:

  1. In a pan, sauté garlic tomatoes onions and tripe. Keep stirring until the mixture dries up a little.
  2. Add the bamboo shoots and pineapple. Mix thoroughly.
  3. Add the stock followed by the achuete water.
  4. Cover until the bamboo shoots and pineapple are cooked.
  5. Add the star fruit, bay leaves and whole peppercorns. Allow to simmer until cooked.