Filipino Dessert Recipe :Buko Pie

Filipino Dessert Recipe :Buko Pie

Filipino Dessert Recipe Ingredients :

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp. sugar
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 cup margarine or butter, cut into thin slices
  • 1/4 cup shortening
  • 5-6 tbsp. cold water
  • eggwash

  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup cornstarch
  • 1 cup evaporated milk
  • 1 cup buco water/juice
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 2 cups grated buco (young coconut meat)

Filipino Dessert Recipe Instructions :

Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C). Prepare an 8-inch pie plate.

(a) Combine sugar and cornstarch in asaucepan. Add evaporated milk and bucowater. Cook over medium heat until thickened.

(b) Add vanilla and grated buco meat. Cook for another 5 minutes and then set aside to cool.

(a)Combine flour, sugar and salt in a bowl. Cut in the butter (if using) and shortening until the mixture looks like coarse crumbs.

(b)Add a tablespoon of water one at a time. Mix with a fork until the dough is smooth and does not stick to the sides of the bowl.

(c) Form into two balls, one of which should be bigger than the other.

(d) Roll out the bigger dough to form a 9-inch circle that is about 1/4-inch thick. Fit this dough into the bottom and sides of the pie plate. Filled up with the buco mixture filling. Set aside.
2.Roll out the smaller dough into a circle, big enough to cover the top of the pie. To seal the sides of the pie, pinch the top and bottom crusts together.

3. Using a knife or fork, prick holes on the top crust so that steam can escape the pie while baking. Brush the top crust with eggwash.

4. Bake in the oven for about 30 minutes or until golden brown. Allow to cool before slicing.
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Filipino Dessert : Sweet Filipino polvoron

Filipino Dessert : Sweet Filipino polvoron

Filipino Dessert Recipe Ingredients:
  • 3 cups sifted flour
  • 1 cup sifted powdered milk
  • 3/4 cup sifted sugar
  • 1/2 cup pound melted butter
  • 1 teaspoon lemon or vanilla extract
  • Toasted pinipig

Filipino Dessert Recipe Instructions:
1. Toast flour in a heavy skillet or saucepan over moderate heat until light brown, stirring constantly. Remove from heat and cool.
2. Add powdered milk, sugar, melted butter, pinipig, and lemon or vanilla extract.
3. Form little cakes the diameter of a silver dollar but about a quarter-inch high.
4. Wrap individually in wax paper.
The Filipino dessert recipe is ready to serve..enjoy it !

Filipino Dessert Recipe : Buchi

Filipino Dessert Recipe : Buchi

Filipino Dessert Recipe Ingredients :

  • 1 cup rice, uncooked
  • 1/2 cup mongo
  • sugar
  • water
  • oil, for deep frying
Filipino Dessert Recipe Instructions :

Soak rice overnight in water, then grind. Wrap in cheesecloth and hang to drip. On the other hand, boil mongo and mash.
Dissolve 1/3 cup sugar in 1/8 cupwater, then add mixture to mashed mongo. Cook over medium heat until dry. Allow to cool, then shape into small balls. Set aside.
Dissolve 2 tbsp. sugar in 2 tbsp. water. Add to dry ground rice. Mash and form into small balls.
Flatten each ball of rice dough, and spread out thinly. Place ball of mongo on top of rice dough, then carefully wrap to form into a shape of ball.
Fry in deep medium-high oil until golden brown. Serve and enjoy!

Rice balls with coconut milk

Rice Balls With Coconut Milk
(ginataang bilo-bilo)
A great Filipino dessert recipe to try !
  • 1 cup glutinous rice flour
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 cups coconut milk, diluted with ½ cup water
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 cups large pearl tapioca
  • 1 ½ cups coconut cream
  • langka, cut into strips

1. Blend flour and water blend them into dough. Shape into balls measuring ¼ inch in diameter.
2. In a large pot, bring coconut milk, sugar, and tapioca to a boil. When tapioca turns transparent in color, add the rice balls.
3. Add remaining pure coconut milk when the rice balls are soft and firm. Boil for 5 more minutes. The Filipino desert recipe of rice balls is ready to serve...enjoy the dessert !

Sweetened Banana Plantain

Sweetened Banana Plantain
(Minatamis na saging)
A great Filipino dessert recipe to try !
Filipino Dessert Recipe Ingredients:
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 2 cups water
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 4 ripe plantains cut lengthwise into 1/8-inch-thick slices (sliced sweet potatoes may be substituted)
  • 8 ounces sweet butter sherry
Filipino Dessert Recipe Instructions :
1. In a saucepan over medium heat, combine sugar, water and salt until a thick syrup forms. Simmer.
2. Add plantain slices and butter to the syrup and continue simmering for 15 minutes.
3. Lace each individual serving with a tablespoon of sherry and the Filipino dessert recipe is ready to serve at once...enjoy it !

Filipino Dessert-Ube kalamay

Filipino Dessert-Ube kalamay
(sweet ube jam) recipe
A nice Filipino dessert recipe to try 1
  • 2 packs frozen ube
  • 1 box sweet rice flour or mochiko
  • banana leaves
  • 4 cups white sugar
  • 2 cans coconut milk
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • latik (cook coconut milk slowly until all oil is extracted and residue or latik is formed)
1. Thaw frozen ube.
2. Make latik in a separate pot.
3. Wilt each banana leaf then brush with coconut oil.
4. In large wok, mix thawed ube with coconut milk, rice flour, sugar, vanilla and a little coconut oil.
5. Stir while cooking. Add more coconut oil by tablespoonfuls if needed to prevent sticking.
6. Keep stirring until mixture is very thick. Put in pan lined with wilted banana leaves.
7. Flatten batter by hand using a piece of oiled banana leaf.
8. If you don’t feel like stirring for a long time, you may put slightly thickened mixture in baking pan and bake in 350°F oven 15 to 20 minutes.
9. Cool and score prepared ube in diagonal shapes and put latik on top. The Filipino dessert recipe of Ube is ready to serve...enjoy it !


Chicharon or pork cracklings recipe
A nice Filipino dessert recipe to try !
  • 2 pounds pork rind, cut into 1-inch square
  • 1 cup vegetable or corn oil
  • Patis or salt and freshly ground pepper to taste
  • 3 cups of water
Dipping sauce:
  • 3 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 3 cloves crushed garlic
1. In a deep pot, boil cut pork rind in water and salt for 30 minutes.
2. On an oven pan, spread the cooked pork rind and bake at 300F for 3 hours
3. Set aside and allow tocool.
4. In a skillet, deep fry pork rinds in hot oil over high heat until they puff up.
Dipping sauce
1. Combine all ingredients and mix well. The Filipino dessert recipe of chicharon is ready to serve...enjoy it !