Pork Kilawin

Other Filipinos think that when they heard Kilawin food, they think it’s raw fish cooked in vinegar (deboned fish soaked in vinegar). Kilawin is a Kapampangan recipe again that has pork and liver cooked in vinegar.


  • 1 Kilo of pork, sliced thinly into 1 inch long
  • 1/2 kilo of pork liver, sliced thinly
  • 1 cup of native vinegar
  • Rock salt
  • 2 pieces of big onions, sliced thinly
  • 6 cloves of garlic, crushed
  • 4 tbsp. of shortening
  • 1/2 cup of water


1. Soak pork and liver separately in a mixture of vinegar, salt, pepper, and onions.

2. Saute’ garlic in shortening until brown. Add pork mixture, pressing the pieces very well.

3. Cover and simmer until pork is tender.

4. Add liver mixture and water, boil and allow the mix to thicken.

5. You can also add chopped green chili if you want it a bit hot.