Kwek Kwek Quick Introduction

A beloved after-school and after-work snacks protein-and-carb pick-me-ups liberally sprinkled with salt and dipped in sweet sauce and spiced vinegar

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Kwek Kwek or Orange Waffle eggs are boiled quailed eggs coated with an orange batter and deep-fried until the batter is crispy. This is categorized as a street food and are sold along with fish balls, squid balls, and chicken balls. This is usually dipped in spiced vinegar and a special sweet (or sometimes sweet and spicy sauce depends on your choice)

Street Foods in the Philippines usually have sticks and called "tusok tusok" or "to poke" Kwek-kwek has another alike version called Tokneneng“.  The latter are boiled duck egg cooked the same way.

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Comments (9)

  • Omg one of my childhood favourites back home

      29 days ago
  • Salt and vinegar quail eggs? Yes please

      28 days ago
  • Sounds nice

      29 days ago
  • Is the batter sweet? Interesting combination, I would like to try it.

      29 days ago
    • the batter is not sweet. It's somehow similar to tempura batter. it's a little bit bland without a sauce so you must try to make it too 😄

        28 days ago
    • 28 days ago
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