KWAPAO

This word is from the Chinese kwa pao (剮包).

Kwapao

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LUGAW

Lugaw

lugaw
gruel, rice porridge, congee

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GALYETAS

from the Spanish galletas

The word galyetas is technically a general term for a type of biscuit, cracker or cookie.

For most Filipinos though, the first thing that pops to mind upon hearing the word galyetas is the “crackers” more popularly called Egg Cracklets.

Popular commercial brands include La Pacita and Marky’s.