Homemade Pork Tocino

Share & spread the love!


Pork Tocino is one of the typical dish that serves for breakfast. It usually comes with a sinangag rice and fried egg (Tosilog).
Try this easy and simple Pork Tocino recipe for the sweet, savory and tender tocino.

Homemade Pork Tocino Recipe


  • 2 pounds pork butt, sliced to 1/4-inch thick
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 2 drops red food coloring
  • water
  • 2 tablespoons oil

Cooking Procedure:

  1. In a bowl, combine pork, sugar, salt, garlic and red food coloring. Massage meat with curing mixture until well-distributed and evenly colored. Store in a covered container or ziplock bag and refrigerate overnight to cure.
  2. In a pan over medium heat, add pork including marinade and enough water to cover. Bring to a boil. Lower heat, cover and simmer until meat is tender and cooked through, adding more water in 1/2 cup increments as needed.
  3. When water is completely absorbed and meat is tender, add oil and cook, stirring regularly, until meat caramelizes. Serve hot.
Homemade Pork Tocino

Looking for other Lutong Bahay Recipes to try on? Feel free to check out our ulam recipes, desserts recipes and snacks recipes.

Submit your Recipe

Some visual and written contents are copyrighted to their respective and considerate owners. We do not claim that these recipes or photos are proprietary to us. If this is yours and you would like it to be removed and not shared with others, please let us know by sending an email to contact @ lutongbahayrecipe.com, you may use our website contact form or by sending a message on our Facebook page. Read our disclaimer.

Share & spread the love!

About Lutong Bahay Recipe 738 Articles
Lutong Bahay Recipe is a website dedicated in introducing different dishes in the Filipino Cuisine to the world. We feature various recipes like meals and snacks, which you can cook right at your own home. In fact, the term “lutong-bahay or lutong bahay” translates to “Home cooked”, and the site aims to help you with that. Filipino, Asian or not, you’re welcome to browse through the site for the best and popular Filipino dishes. Get the recipes you want, so you and your companions could have a great time on the table.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.