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7 Food Festivals In The Philippines You Should Know About

What a delicious way to celebrate!
If there’s anyone who loves to eat, it’s Filipinos. And what better way to enjoy food than to celebrate with a festival? We’ve gathered some tasty fiestas around the archipelago to help you plan your trips, in case you’re looking to experience ...

Learn How To Make Delicious Tamales, Cheese Puto, And More!

Try something new for 2020.
Want to learn something new and useful for 2020? Why not learn how to make your favorite kakanin, which you can eventually enjoy for merienda whenever the craving calls for it? Heny Sison Culinary School is offering a Native Kakanin Workshop this February.Heny Sison ...

You Can Find Tacloban's Chocolatey Suman In This Convenience Store

Have you heard of a kakanin called moron?
For those who have set foot in Tacloban, you have probably tried moron, a native delicacy commonly found in this province. It's similar to suman, but the malagkit is cooked in coconut milk, sugar, and mixed with cocoa, then wrapped in banana leaves. When you unwrap ...

Ube Leche Flan Suman Recipe

This has three Filipino favorites in one!
We love suman, but we have to admit, not all kinds of kakanin are made equal. This suman rises above them all by combining two other Filipino favorites: leche flan and ube halaya! With every log of suman, you get creamy, earthy ube, ...

Leche Flan On Top Of Suman? Yes, We Want It Right Now!

Of course, there's always room for dessert... err... meal?
Little Flour, the younger sibling of Wildflour, has a menu item that could be your new favorite comfort food. The Rice Flan (P145 per slice) has a layer of suman (rice cake), studded with bits of macapuno strings which give it texture and subtle sweet flavors. It is topped with a perfect-looking ...

Have You Tried These Different Kinds of Suman?

Steamed rice cakes differ from region to region in the Philippines.
Kakanin is one of the most distinct food you can find in Asia. Because of our rice-growing agricultural sector, rice is the common starch in the Asian diet. Since rice is so plentiful, it’s only appropriate that every meal has the grain, ...

Yes, Champorado and Tuyo-Flavored Suman Exists!

These gourmet suman also comes in ube, langka, and mangoes!
A must-try Dumaguete delicacy is the budbud, a rice cake traditionally made with rice cooked with coconut milk, sugar, and a bit of salt. It is then wrapped and steamed in banana leaves, giving it a distinct aroma. These rice cakes are usually served with ...

WATCH: How to Make Mango Suman Sushi

Mangoes are in season! Use them in this easy + delicious suman snack.
Suman, a merienda treat made with glutinous rice and coconut milk, can be used to make these fun and delicious take on Pinoy sushi. Sweet mangoes complement the classic combo of suman and mangga. MANGO SUMAN SUSHIPrep time 10 minutesCooking time 10 minutes ...

Ube-Stuffed Suman with Latik Recipe

Make the usual suman extra fun by stuffing it with ube halaya and forming them into balls!
Make the usual suman extra fun by stuffing it with ube halaya and forming them into balls! The kids will have a blast helping you prepare this sweet treat. ...

WATCH: Different Types of Pinoy Kakanin

Which one is your favorite?
BikoBiko is a chewy and sweet rice cake. Top it with lots of toasted latik.Puto BumbongPuto bumbong is cooked in bamboo tubes and is usually served during the holidays. Enjoy it with freshly grated coconut, butter, and muscovado sugar.Sapin-SapinThis sticky rice treat ...

WATCH: Things You Should Know About Suman

Here are quick facts about the delightful Filipino delicacy: suman.
Suman is a sticky, delightful Filipino favorite made primarily with glutinous rice and coconut milk. It is usually shaped then wrapped in a leaf such as banana leaves or palm leaves, which add an interesting layer of flavor to the suman. Paired ...

Fried Suman with Butter, Panucha and Queso de Bola

Traditional merienda fare that's a sure hit with guests.
Here's a traditional Filipino recipe served as merienda. It's so simple and delightful it's been requested time and time again.  ...

WATCH: How to Make Homemade Suman

You can make the classic Filipino rice cake using your rice cooker!
Grab your rice cooker and wow friends and family with a batch of homemade suman! Suman is a glutinous rice cake, which is often wrapped in banana leaves when steamed. This Filipino classic can be prepared in different ways however, this recipe ...

Suman Truffles Recipe

These are also filled with flaxseeds and are high in omega-3 fatty acids and fiber, making them a healthy snack!
Suman, the local kakanin made with glutinous rice, may be formed into dainty-looking suman truffles that look pretty. This truffles recipe is also filled with flaxseeds and are high in omega-3 fatty acids and fiber, making them a healthy snack! ...
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