Fruit

Ginataang Kamoteng Kahoy ay Saging

Ginataang Kamoteng Kahoy ay Saging is a Filipino snack popular in the Bicol region where cassava and saba bananas are simmered until tender in coconut milk with palm sugar. Sharing my grandma old recipe where she prepares it by reducing the coconut milk until it renders coconut oil. When I...

Mango Bango

Mango Bango is a Filipino dessert inspired by Buko Salad and/or Fruit Salad where Mangoes, Nata de Coco and Kaong are mixed together and served with Cream and Condensed Milk. East and South East Asian desserts are quite simple, not too intricate and not too overly sweet. East and South...

Avocado Graham Float

Avocado Graham Float is a type of Filipino ice box cake made with layers of sweetened condensed milk mixed on whipped cream and mashed avocadoes sandwiched between Honey Graham Crackers. One of the easiest desserts you will ever make is this one, the Avocado Graham Float. Its creamy, its sweet...

Mango Pudding, Lychee and Grass Jelly

Mango Pudding, Lychee and Grass Jelly is an Asian inspired dessert prepared with chilled and cubed fresh mangoes, mango pudding, lychee and grass jelly served with condensed milk and shaved ice. The first time I encountered grass jelly was when I lived in Malaysia, I remember I tried it because...

Avocado Ice Cream (No Churn)

Avocado Ice Cream is a Filipino no churn ice cream made with real avocadoes mixed in a whipped cream sweetened with condensed milk then frozen. I used to make ice creams a lot at home because the flavours that I grew up with and I do really miss are not...

Peaches and Cream Panna Cotta 2

Peaches and Cream Panna Cotta

Peaches and Cream Panna Cotta is an Italian jelly dessert prepared with cream jelly topped with pureed fresh peaches I think this is one of the easiest desserts to make, it only takes several minutes to prepare but the results are stunning, surely you will impress the people you serve...

Feijoa Fizz 2

Feijoa Fizz

Feijoa Fizz is a Kiwi drink prepared with feijoa skins soaked in water and sugar, letting the natural yeast ferment making it fizzy. After posting a Feijoa post in my Instagram feed a colleague of mine messaged me and told me that I should not throw those skins after eating...

Lemon Yakult Ice Crush 2

Lemon Yakult Ice Crush

Lemon Yakult Ice Crush is a refreshing type of lemonade drink made with yakult, lemon, honey, water and ice cubes. I am not 100% sure of who created this drink, though it’s a popular item in Happy Lemon Bubble Tea shops all over the world it does not state on...

Watermelon and Honey Cooler 1

Watermelon and Honey Cooler

Watermelon and Honey Cooler is a very refreshing summer drink prepared with frozen watermelon, lemonade and honey This is the best summer drink you can ever serve for your barbecues home parties; it’s not just refreshing its yummy as well. All you need is some frozen watermelon which you can...

Fresh Broccoli and Apple Salad with Walnuts 1

Fresh Broccoli and Apple Salad with Walnuts

Fresh Broccoli and Apple Salad with Walnuts is a salad prepared with raw broccoli, apple, roasted walnuts and cranberries in a mayonnaise apple cider dressing We tried this salad in one of our friends house warming parties and like most Filipino gatherings there are tons of Filipino food served, dishes...