Filipinos generally have a sweet tooth. A lot of our snack items, for example, are sweet, and this yummy dessert is no exception.
Yema is a sweet custard candy made from condensed milk and egg yolk. A bun with yema filling is what we call pastel. Due to the increasing demand and popularity of this sweet treat, Vjandep, the manufacturer of pastel, expanded their business by using other fillings. Aside from yema, they now have strawberry, chocolate, mango, […]
Binaki is steamed cake made of grated young corn with powdered milk, baking powder and sugar mixed with water. It is a known delicacy of Northern Mindanao and was originally a homemade dessert in Bukidnon. Yummy binaki wrapped in leaves. In the native language, naming the delicacy “binaki” is pretty weird since the term sounds […]
Tourists, travelers, and visitors would often ask the locals on what’s the most recommended pasalubong (gift) to buy for their loved ones. In Dumaguete City, there is one thing that is sure to be a hit for those waiting back home: silvanas! Silvanas is a delicacy that a Dumagueteño can be proud of, thanks to […]