PULUTAN

root word pulot, meaning ‘to pick up’

pulutan
food eaten with alcohol, bar food

pulutan
finger foods or appetizers eaten when drinking liquor

pulutan
side dish when drinking beer

pulutang Pinoy
Filipino bar food

Bopis, Filipino food

Examples of popular Filipino pulutan:

isaw / IUD, bopis (see photo above), sisig, mani (peanuts), inihaw na pusit (grilled squid),  chicharon (pork rinds), walkman (tenga ng baboy, pigs’ ears), prawn crackers with vinegar, helmet (chicken heads)