• Sunday , 22 October 2017

Sweets

Custard Yema Cinnamon Chow Mein Cookies

Custard Yema Cinnamon Chow Mein Cookies

Custard Yema Cinnamon Chow Mein Cookies.  A mouthful of delicious words.  Wait until you eat these crunchy cookies. It might become your next go to treat. My schedule lately has been fun and busy (see here) but also stressful.  What ...

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Apple Jicama Salad

Apple Jicama Salad

Jicama or “Singkamas” is similar to a turnip in shape and texture but has a mild, sweet taste.  In the Philippines, Jicamas are usually a summer treat.  Juicy and crunchy, this tuberous root is eaten on it’s own or dipped ...

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Sweet Rice Dumplings

Sweet Rice Dumplings

I am craving! Sweet Rice Dumplings… they’re called “Palitaw” (Pah-lee-tao) in my country.  The word “Litaw” (Lee-tao) means to float because literally, the sweet rice dumplings are done cooking when they float in boiling water. These little goodies are then rolled ...

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Chocolate Teff Porridge

Chocolate Teff Porridge

Now, I present to you, TeffChorado.  A Chocolate Teff Porridge made with traditional Filipino ingredients used in Champorado or Chocolate Rice Pudding, using Teff grains instead of glutinous or sticky rice. It is oh so good any which way you ...

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Star Apple Tart

Star Apple Tart

Carambola! The word sounds more like a call for people to party! The Carambola/Star Apple’s cross section is shaped like a star which makes this a fun fruit to use during the holiday season. It’s a fruit common in the ...

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Hot Coconut Milk Chocolate

Hot Coconut Milk Chocolate

We have been trying to experiment on a different milk substitute for our morning coffee and coconut milk was one of the substitutes we were trying out. I love coconut milk in savory and sweet foods and it is a ...

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Lazy Apple Tart

Lazy Apple Tart

An appropriate title since I have been so lazy to post recipes lately even with a kitchen that’s constantly in use.   This recipe is the easiest Apple Tart ever.  Cutting and coring apples will take a little of your time ...

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Easy Healthy Brownies

Easy Healthy Brownies

This afternoon, I was getting ready to melt a stick of butter to make brownies and decided to check online for other alternatives.I was thrilled to find recipes that make these sinful treats guilt-free since I polished off the fudgy ...

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