Green Onion

  • Common name: Green Onion
  • Type: Leafy green
  • Scientific name: allium fistulosum
  • CHamoru: siboyas

Flavor profile: grassy, peppery

Best used as: fresh, garnish


Fina’denne’ – Chamoru dipping sauce

Courtesy of Guampedia


  • 3 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup white vinegar (or juice from 2 lemons)
  • 1/4 cup chopped green onions (or white onions)
  • 3 small red peppers, crushed


Combine all ingredients and stir. Serve this sauce with any Chamorro meal. It can be spooned over food, or used as a dipping sauce.


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