Philippine Cuisines


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Bibingkang Malagkit, rice cakes made from glutinous rice flour.

Bibingka Galapong, rice cakes with salted duck eggs.

Nilupak, a dessert made from mashed cassava. sweet potatoes, or saba bananas with butter or margarine.

Kutchinta (also known as Puto Cuchinta), moist jelly-like rice cakes made with brown sugar and lye. It is usually served with grated coconut.

Maja de ube (or "halaya") a dessert made from mashed purple yam and coconut milk.

Cuchinta, a dessert made from rice.



Merienda Philippines Cuisine

Merienda is taken from the Spanish, and is a light meal or snack especially in the afternoon, similar to the concept of afternoon tea. If the meal is taken close to dinner, it is called merienda cena, and may be served instead of dinner.

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