PINOY KAKANIN

Yummy.ph Guide to Kakanin

Dig into the Philippines’ most celebrated native delicacies.
The “kakanin” —in all its mouth-watering forms—is not just a local delicacy meant to boast the versatility of the Filipinos’ staple food, rice or “kanin” (from which the term itself is derived). It is an essential slice of the Philippines’ rich food culture; ...

Palitaw Recipe

Enjoy this with a cup of kapeng barako for a scrumptious experience.
Delight your friends and family with these sweet rice cakes that can be prepared in a snap. Enjoy this with a cup of kapeng barako for a scrumptious experience.  ...

Cheese Puto Recipe

This fluffy after-school staple is surprisingly easy to whip up at home!
Puto is a familiar rice cake that's usually eaten as a snack or merienda, or paired with other Filipino food favorites such as dinuguan (pork blood stew) or pancit. The classic puto is made with rice flour but this easy puto version is one ...

Pichi-pichi

Whether as a snack or dessert, pichi-pichi is always a pleasure to eat!
Whether as a snack or dessert, pichi-pichi is always a pleasure to eat!Pichi-pichi is one of the well-known Filipino desserts and is made of coconut and grated cassava or kamoteng kahoy in Tagalog. It is gelatinous in appearance and sticky to the ...

Cheese and Ube Cassava Cake Recipe

Remember to bake your cassava cake in the oven to achieve that nice golden brown crust!
This recipe uses a mix of fresh ube and ready-made ube halaya, and this play on the classic kakanin is completed by macapuno strips and a crunchy cheesy topping. Remember to bake your cassava cake in the oven to achieve that nice ...

WATCH: Our Best Kakanin Recipes

These kakanin recipes are easy to make at home! Merienda, anyone?
Pinoy kakanin, or native delicacies, are a staple food find in many outdoor markets or streetside buys. Make your favorites in your own kitchen with these step-by-step kakanin recipes. They are much easier to make than you think! 1  BikoBiko is simple: sticky ...

Rainbow Puto with Cheese Recipe

Here's a puto recipe that you can whip up with the kids!
Here's a puto recipe that you can whip up with the kids! This rainbow puto is both easy to make and delicious. It's the classic steamed kakanin, but with lots of bright colors. Don't forget the cheese!  ...

Love Kakanin? We Have Easy Pinoy Kakanin Recipes You Can Make In Your Oven

Bake away! Pinoy kakanin is easy to make.
Pinoy kakanin is something we all grew up with—whether it was fluffy puto or deliciously chewy cassava cake—they were always flavorful and fun to eat. While most kakanin recipes are steamed or cooked very slowly over the stove, those that are baked ...

WATCH: How To Make Black Kutsinta

Flavored with molasses, these are hard to resist!
Molasses is the secret ingredient in these black kutsinta pieces. Its earthy, sweet, umami flavor gives it its distinctive color while imparting deep sweet flavors.If you love the flavor of molasses, feel free to increase the amount to as much as 1/4 cup ...

WATCH: This Is The Puto That's Made For Sharing

It's topped with a ton of grated cheese!
Love puto and can't get enough of it? This giant rice cake is slathered in melted butter and then topped with a ton of grated cheese. It's definitely made for sharing! Puto Cake Recipe Takes 50 minutesMakes 12 servings4 cups rice flour2 cups sugar2 tablespoons baking powder1 ...

There's An Easy Way To Make Kakanin

Plus, it creates the smoothest batter!
Always wanted to make kakanin (rice cakes) at home? Desserts with flour made of rice, unlike wheat flours, don’t contain gluten so here's an easy way to mix your kakanin batter: use a high-powered ,achine like a blender! Even if you beat it longer ...

WATCH: This Is The Easy Bibingka Recipe You've Been Searching For

No overnight prep work, no complicated gadgets, just an easy bibingka you can have whenever the craving hits.
Bibingka doesn't get easier than this! This kakanin recipe uses the simple mix-and-dump method so there's no need to do any soaking, no need to use a high-powered kitchen gadget, nor do you need any other special ingredient to make this classic bibingka taste ...

All The Puto Recipes You Should Bookmark

There are so many kinds of puto. You can find the perfect one for your kind of craving!
Puto, the versatile Filipino kakanin, is delicious. Puto can be a side dish to your pancit or dinuguan, a standalone snack, or a scrumptious dessert. Perhaps because it’s made of rice, just like rice, it’s addicting and goes with everything! Plus, it’s quite easy to make? Here are the ...

This Delicious Bibingka In a Tin Can Is The Perfect Christmas Gift

It's not just chocolate cake that can be baked in a can!
It’s Christmas time again, which means our craving for bibingka is back. It’s this craving that started it for Chef Michelle Marie Abalon of Sweetums Sweet Treats who now sells eight scrumptious versions of bibingka in red tin cans. You’ll love their classic bibingka thanks to an over-the-top generous topping ...

WATCH: This Puto Is Made Better With Muscovado Sugar

Muscovado sugar elevates an ordinary puto into a puto that's definitely more tasty.
Muscovado sugar has a wonderfully warm flavor that plain sugar doesn't have. Upgrade your ordinary white puto with this puto recipe made with natural brown sugar. Here are more puto recipes:  ...

Kutsinta Recipe (Tagalog Version)

Ang paboritong merienda, pwede mo nang lutuin sa bahay!
Isang tradisyonal na kakaning Filipino ang Kutsinta (Cuchinta) na madalas kapareha ng kinayod na niyog. Gamit lang ang ilang sangkap, wala nang dahilan na hindi magawa ang masarap na meriendang ito sa bahay. Kung gagawa ng bite-sized version o yung sukat na ...
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