Crispy pata
CourseMain course
Place of originPhilippines
Main ingredientsDeep fried pig trotters or knuckles served with a soy-vinegar dip

Crispy pata[1] is a Filipino dish consisting of deep fried pig trotters or knuckles[2] served with a soy-vinegar dip.[3] It can be served as party fare or an everyday dish. Many restaurants serve boneless pata as a specialty. The dish is quite similar to the German Schweinshaxe.

See also


  1. ^ "Crispy Pata Recipe". Pinoy Recipe At Iba Pa. Retrieved June 11, 2011.
  2. ^ Cordero-Fernando, Gilda (1976). The Culinary culture of the Philippines. Bancom Audiovision. p. 72. OCLC 3347795.
  3. ^ Fernandez, Doreen; Edilberto N. Alegre (1988). Sarap: essays on Philippine food. Mr. & Ms. Publishing. p. 203. ISBN 978-971-91137-0-6.