Ginataang Bilo bilo – Coconut Milk Dessert

What is Ginataang Bilo bilo?  (Ghee-na-ta-ang Bee-lo bee-lo) – The direct translation of Ginataang Bilo bilo is Rice balls in Coconut milk.  The word Ginata refers to anything that’s mixed with coconut milk.


Ingredients for Rice Balls:

1/2 cup rice flour 
1/4 cup water (*add gradually)


Ingredients for Ginataang Bilobilo

1 can Coconut Milk (13.5 oz)
1 1/2 cups water 
1 Medium sized sweet potato, cubed small
Bilo bilo or Rice Balls (about 15 pieces)
1 ripe but firm Plantain, sliced 1/2 inch
2 cups cooked mini sago pearls
2 cups BIlo bilo/Rice balls
Sugar according to taste


Instructions for Bilo bilo/Rice Balls:

Instructions for Guinataang Bilo bilo