Dessert Recipes

category-dessertThe dessert is a course that typically comes at the end of a meal, usually consisting of sweet foods. The food consumed during dessert include but are not limited to sweet concoctions and it can be served hot or cold. Common desserts include cakes, sweetened biscuits, gelatin dishes, pastries, ice cream, pies, pudding, and candies. Fruit may also be eaten with or as a dessert. Variations of desserts can be found all around the world. In some countries elements of other meals like breakfast foods can be served with honey and jams which can also be considered a type of dessert.

Puto Bumbong

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This is Puto Bumbong. It is traditionally made from a special variety of sticky or glutinous rice (called pirurutong) which has a distinctively purple color. Puto Bumbong is commonly eaten during Christmas in the Philippines. It is served topped with butter or margarine and shredded coconut mixed with brown sugar. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 2 cups of white glutinous rice 1 cup of purple glutinous rice (pirurutong) 1 cup of ...

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Ginataang Minatamis na Munggo

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This is Ginataang Minatamis na Munggo . Ginataang Minatamis na Munggo is a dessert made from mung beans (Munggo or Monggo) cooked in coconut milk. This is considered a comfort food for Filipinos. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 1 cup of mung beans 1 cup of coconut milk 2 cups water Sugar to taste Condensed milk (optional) Instructions Combine the water and mung beans in a pot. Bring to a boil ...

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Buko Pandan

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This is Buko Pandan. Buko Pandan is a refreshing dessert quite similar to buko salad. This dessert, however, is made with green gelatin cubes instead of the fruits we use for buko salad. And since I love cheddar cheese in most of my salad recipes, I added it on this one too. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 1 pound of shredded young coconut 1⁄2 cup of unflavored green gulaman powder 1⁄2 ...

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Minatamis na Saging

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This is Minatamis Na Saging . Minatamis na saging or sweetened bananas in caramel syrup is a traditional snack in the Philippines. This is so easy to make and requires very few, affordable ingredients. We added calamansi juice to this recipe to have that sweet and sour effect to it. I think it is better this way so it’s not too sweet. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 8-10 pieces of ripe ...

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Sapin-Sapin (Steamed Coconut Layer Pudding)

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This is Sapin Sapin (Steamed Coconut Layer Pudding). Sapin-sapin is a dessert in Philippine cuisine that consists of layered glutinous rice and coconut. It is made from rice flour, coconut milk, sugar, water, and coloring with coconut flakes sprinkled on top. This is one of the Filipino’s favorite mid-day snacks. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 1 cup of powdered glutinous rice flour 1 can of condensed milk 4 cups of coconut ...

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Fruit Salad

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This is Fruit Salad. Fruit salad is an easy to prepare dessert. This is a dish consisting of various kinds of fruit mixed with table cream and condensed milk. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 1 small can of fruit cocktail 2 small cans (8 ounces) of nestle table cream 1 cup of condensed milk 2 pieces of avocado, sliced in cubes 1 piece of apple, sliced in cubes 1 cup of ...

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Biko with Latik (Rice Cake with Caramel Topping)

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This is Biko with Latik (Rice Cake with Caramel Topping). Biko is a popular Filipino rice cake made from sticky rice and is usually topped with latik. It is often served during parties and holidays. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 2 cups of glutinous rice 2 cups of water 1 3⁄4 cups of brown sugar 2 1⁄2 cups of coconut milk 1 can of coconut milk for latik topping (optional) Instructions ...

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Banana Pecan Delight

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This is Banana Pecan Delight. Banana Pecan Delight is a sweet treat that is easy to make and great to eat when you have a bit of a sweet tooth. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 2-3 ripe bananas, sliced 1-2 tablespoons of pecans, chopped 1-2 tablespoons of chocolate syrup 8 ounce can of table cream 3 tablespoons of condensed milk Instructions Put the sliced bananas in a dessert bowl. Stir in ...

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Sweet Potato Pecan Casserole

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This is Sweet Potato Pecan Casserole. Sweet Potato Pecan Casserole is a delicious mashed sweet potato casserole with a crunchy pecan topping and is usually served during Thanksgiving. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 3 cups of sweet potato, mashed 1 cup of brown sugar 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 teaspoon of vanilla 1⁄2 cup of milk 1⁄2 cup of melted butter 3⁄4 teaspoon of cinnamon Topping 1⁄2 cup of brown sugar ...

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Coconut Macaroons

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This is Coconut Macaroons. Coconut Macaroons are made with surprisingly few ingredients. Crunchy on the outside, chewy in the middle and irresistibly good. They are so easy and fun to make. They are also versatile. You can add different toppings and decorations to them if you like. Enjoy this recipe from us at Filipino Chow. Ingredients 4 large egg whites 5 cups sweetened shredded coconut 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract 1⁄2 cup of granulated white ...

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