Tag: ice cream

Ube Ice Cream

Purple yam or Ube is one of my favorite flavors when it comes to Filipino desserts, and many of these desserts are baked goods like cakes, and breads. Well, as many of you know, I am still learning how to bake, but I’m getting there. That…

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Halo Halo

I finally made Halo Halo, which is a dessert I enjoyed growing up. My favorite part is the mung beans! I was surprised to learn that my love for mung beans hasn’t changed since I was a child. You know what else hasn’t changed? My dislike…

Avocado Ice Candy

A while back I posted an ice candy recipe and that was back when it was mid-winter here (it’s just a fix for our craving), now it’s getting warmer I guess it is now appropriate for us to make another one and for today we will…

Ice Candy Summer Treat

I was online chatting with my cousin Ingrid who asked me what I want from the Philippines that she could send to me thru my other cousin Celia when she heads back to San Diego. “Ice candy bags” was my reply. I felt her eyebrows raised…

Avocado Shake

“What did you have for breakfast?“,  my friend asked me. “Uhhhm… an avocado shake“, I answered. And her face did not hide the disgust when she heard AVOCADO SHAKE, like I said something politically incorrect. Truth to tell, I also reacted the same way the first…

Homemade Langkasuy Ice Cream

One of my favorite ice cream flavors when I was growing up is Langkasuy.  If you’re not from the Philippines, then probably you haven’t heard of it! Langkasuy is the shortcut for Langka (Jackfruit) and Kasuy (Cashew).  It was made popular by Magnolia Dairy Ice Cream. …

Make your own Sorbetes!

Kling-kling-kling so goes the sorbetero cart. That is my memory of summers past. Why make your own when you can buy? Because it’s so easy to do at the indulgence you are about to enjoy! And if only to relive your childhood running after Mamang sorbetero…