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Pandan Mamon

Pandan Mamon is a Filipino dessert and/or snack mini sponge cake made with flour and fluffed up eggs whites then flavoured with pandan essence giving it a soft aroma with hints of almond and vanilla. When I see pandan leaves it reminds me of my grandmother because she uses this...

Cheesy Baked Bangus

Cheesy Baked Bangus is a Filipino dish of pan seared milkfish topped with a tomato, capsicum, mayonnaise and cheese mixture then baked until golden brown. Bangus, there’s a reason why Filipinos love this fish even they are the boniest water creature you will ever find. Even with a simple grill...

Chinese Pastry Roast Pork Puffs (Char Siu Sou)

Chinese Pastry Roast Pork Puffs is a Chinese snack dish prepared with seasoned roast pork wrapped in a lard-based pastry then baked till golden perfection. Puff Pastry may sound Western, but the Chinese have a similar food item in their cuisine called Sou. Sou basically is almost similar to the...

Sushi Bake

Sushi Bake is a deconstructed sushi roll baked in a casserole made with similar components found in the usual sushi like sushi rice, salmon, crab sticks, tobiko, avocado and/or cream cheese. Usually eaten scooping a slice and placing it on a small nori sheet. I love the original sushi hence...

Ube Loaf 1

Ube Loaf

Ube Loaf is a type Filipino loaf swirl bread prepared with ube jam randomly tucked on the creases of this soft and doughy Asian style milk bread. I always love the Asian Red Bean swirl loaf, picking those sections where the red bean paste are is a part of the...

Strawberry and Custard Danish 2

Strawberry and Custard Danish

Strawberry and Custard Danish is a simple Danish pastry made with frozen puff pastry, filled with custard and strawberry jam. Hey guys it’s one of those days again where I have to clear up the freezer of any leftover food hence, I am making this Danish Pastry. No, I did...

Seafood Doria 2

Seafood Doria

Seafood Doria is a Japanese dish seasoned rice topped with mixed seafood, creamy white bechamel style sauce and cheese then baked until top turns slightly golden brown. The first time I had this dish was in Hong Kong, I thought it was a Hong Kong dish like the Baked Pork...

Blueberry, Dark Chocolate and Banana Bread 1

Blueberry, Dark Chocolate and Banana Bread

Blueberry, Dark Chocolate and Banana Bread is a type of banana bread infused with blueberries and dark chocolates, a nice sweet bread to enjoy with tea or coffee. Its clean up your pantry day and I have some dark chocolate tablets from Philippines and frozen blueberries to use. Was thinking...

Bibingkoy 2

Bibingkoy

Bibingkoy is a type Filipino rice cake from the city of Cavite prepared with baked glutinous rice dough filled with sweetened mung bean served with tapioca and jackfruit in sweetened coconut milk sauce. In Philippines rice is very important, it’s a staple food item which is enjoyed throughout the day...