How to Make Custard

Custard

Even with ready-made custards available in stores, many cooks still prefer to make custard from scratch at home. Learning how to make custard has nutritional benefits and gives you control over taste, texture and quantity. Traditionally made by … [Read more...]

Brownies Recipe

Brownies

Brownies make a good dessert and snack. It is rich, moist, and undeniably delicious. One thing that I like most about every brownies recipe is the fact that they're all easy and quick to prepare. This brownies recipe is simple and straightforward; … [Read more...]

How to Make Fondant

how to make fondant

Fondant is often a confusing word because it has different meanings in different circles. Fondant can be the sweet frosting or dough used to decorate cakes. On the other hand, fondant also refers to a tasty pudding that many enjoy as a dessert. It is … [Read more...]

What are Blackstrap Molasses?

blackstrap molasses

Blackstrap molasses refers to the liquid that remains as a by-product of sugar production. It is a black and sometimes dark brown liquid with a thick, sticky texture. Although it is usually used to make ethanol, cooks use it to sweeten foods and get … [Read more...]

What are Your Top 10 Favorite Filipino Food?

Top 10 Favorite Filipino Foods

We Filipinos are known for our positive values, hospitality, being hard-working, and our ability to face whatever challenges that life brings - with a smile in our face. On top of that, we are also known to have a great passion for food - to the … [Read more...]

21 Common Cooking Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

21 Common Cooking Mistakes

“When you make a mistake, don't look back at it long. Take the reason of the thing into your mind and then look forward. Mistakes are lessons of wisdom. The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.” Hugh White Everyone commits … [Read more...]

Pastillas de leche

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Pastillas de leche are sweet milk candies that are usually served for dessert. An authentic recipe will require the use of Carabao’s (water buffalo) milk and cooking is also necessary. What we have here is a no-cook quick and easy dessert recipe … [Read more...]

Yema Ball

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Yema is a type of custard candy made from egg yolks and condensed milk. This is a common Filipino dessert and one of the easiest to make. The ingredients needed are readily available and this does not require a lot of cooking and preparation … [Read more...]