KCC: Suman sa Lihia

This month’s Kulinarya theme is Suman.  Suman is one of Filipino native delicacies; it’s made of sticky rice (also cassava) wrapped in banana or coconut leaves and boiled.  There are  different kinds of suman; the ones I’m familiar with are suman sa lihia, suman sa ibos ( glutinous rice wrapped in young coconut leaves) and suman sa latik – my favorite of all […]

French Coconut Pie

I’ve mentioned so many times before how nuts I am about coconuts even more so when a recipe is this easy. Although I made my pastry crust from scratch, it’s still easier than this: ..this is the coconut cream pie that I made last week; and while it was delicious, I was  disappointed with how […]

Coconut Thumbprint Cookies with Kaya

I tweaked these cookies from my favorite thumbprint cookie recipe. The idea came to me when I did the macarons for the Daring Baker’s challenge, I have lots of leftover kaya, I used it as centers/filling for these cookies. These are really good cookies, one of my tweaks that I’m really proud of, I also […]

Coconut Bread

I love coconut and I adore Tyler Florence so when I saw this recipe from Miranda’s blog, I put it on my must-try list of recipes.  I  actually did this couple of months back (or  more) . This recipe comes with pineapple butter recipe but I didn’t make it because I asked my family if […]