Buko Salad Recipe

Buko Salad

Buko Salad or sweet young coconut salad is a dessert dish that makes use of shredded young coconut as the main ingredient. This delicious dessert recipe is a mainstay in every special occasion in the Philippines; it is often served as dessert in town fiestas and birthday … [Read more...]

Lengua de Gato

Lengua de Gato

Lengua de Gato are long thin cookies that resembles the shape of a cat's tongue. This might be the reason why these tasty treats were called such. This is one of my favorite holiday treats. They usually come in plastic jars similar to the packaging of the commercialized Peanut … [Read more...]

Ginataang Monggo Recipe

Ginataang Monggo Panlasang Pinoy

Ginataang Munggo or Ginataang Monggo is a simple Filipino dessert dish wherein toasted Mung beans and sticky rice are cooked in coconut milk.This recipe is almost the same as that of Ginataang Mais, except that the later uses corn.Ginataang Monggo is usually eaten as a snack … [Read more...]

Carioca

Karioka

Carioca are sweet chewy ball-shaped treats that can be enjoyed as dessert or snack, these are made from sweet rice flour (glutinous rice flour can also be used) and sweetened shredded coconuts. These can be considered as a street food since Carioca vendors are a common … [Read more...]

Brazo de Mercedes

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Brazo de Mercedes is a type of rolled cake (sometimes referred to as jelly roll) made from a sheet of soft meringue with custard filling. This heavenly cake can be considered as one of the all-time favorites in the Philippines.What I like most about this cake is the sponge like … [Read more...]