How to Make Tortang Alamang / Balaksila, Minute Shrimp Omelet

Alamang or balaksila are the common Terms for minute shrimps.  Last Saturday, my wife bought some to cook tortang basaksila. The outcome looks very similar to mushroom burger patties.

2 pieces eggs
1/4 kilogram alamang (balaksila, minute shrimp)
1 teaspoon salt
2 pieces medium sized onion, chopped finely
3 teaspoon corn starch
1 tablespoons black pepper, ground

1. Beat all the ingredients with two pieces eggs.
2. In a non-stick pan, heat small amount of oil and fry two tablespoon of mixture. Cook both side.
3. Do the same for the rest of mixture.

Because the outcome is very similar burger patties. You can serve it in middle of burger buns during snack hours. Enjoy!

tortang alamang balaksila

Marvin is the lead chocolate maker of Ben and Lyn Chocolate Inc. Has strong background in food research and development. Occasionally conducts training and lectures. Lecturer of Cocoa Foundation of the Philippines. Do coaching and consultancy services on his free time.

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