Bopis is a uniquely Filipino
dish traditionally prepared from assorted pig parts
. These assorted parts are usually the heart
, and intestines
. The liver
, along with the ears
and the face
is reserved for use in cooking sisig
Like most traditional recipes, there is no definite recipe for Bopis. But there are certain ingredients that is basic, namely garlic, onions, soy sauce and sugar. For some reason, a lot of Filipino dishes have sugar in them. A green chili pepper is also commonly used as garnish.
When in .ph, pass by your nearest carinderia and ask for a plate of bopis and a cup of rice. They usually will give you a free bowl of bulalo with your meal. Think cajun and enjoy.