Tag: Ube

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…

Ube Macapuno Inipit

A lot of Filipino food are unpoetically named with a simple one word description. The name may be simple, but the taste may be surprisingly delicious. Inipit is usually a sponge cake bar with a custard filling. I used an ube buttercream as filling for a yellow sponge cake…

Halayang Ube (Purple Yam Jam)

Of all the Filipino desserts that my mother loved to cook, Halayang Ube (Purple Yam Jam in English) is the one I remember her cooking most often when I was little. It’s because we used to have ube(purple yam) in our backyard together with kamote (regular…