Turmeric-flavored congee with poached egg and bacon strips

Strips of crisp belly bacon and eggs, done in a whichever way the customer likes them, are popular items in hotel buffet breakfast menus all over the Philippines. While most Westerners like to pair their bacon with bread, pancakes or waffles, it is not unusual for Filipinos to enjoy their bacon and eggs with garlic fried rice. I thought I'd play around with this rice-bacon-egg combination for breakfast today. Instead … (...more)