10 Well Loved Filipino Desserts

Filipino Desserts

Dessert is the last course of the meal; some people consider this as the best part. Well, who wouldn't? I think that it is -- especially if we are talking about Filipino Desserts. Every time I think of sweets, Leche Flan always appears in my … [Read more...]

Buko Pie

Buko Pie

One of the all-time favorite “pasalubong” is the Buko pie. This sweet and rich pie is made from young coconut meat which is locally known as “Buko” meat. “Pasalubong”, on the other hand, is a gift for a family member or friend bough by a traveler … [Read more...]

Maja Blanca Recipe

Maja Blanca

Maja Blanca is a Filipino dessert made from coconut milk, cornstarch, and sugar. Often called Coconut Pudding, this luscious dessert is easy to make and the ingredients are very common.Unknown to many, the original Maja Blanca Recipe does not include … [Read more...]

Kutsinta Recipe

Kutsinta or Kutchinta

Kutsinta or kuchinta or even brown rice cake is a type of "kakanin" that uses lye water as an ingredient. Kutsinta is somewhat sticky yet chewey (thats what lye water does) at the same time and is best eaten with grated coconut on top. This … [Read more...]