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Sesame Seed Balls / Buchi

Sesame Seed Balls / Buchi

  If there’s anything that I find deliciously appealing as an Asian dessert it’s this Sesame Seed Balls, also known as Buchi in the Philippines. It’s deep fried glutinous rice flour with a surprise filling of either sweet potato, custard and yam. I’ve always been in […]

Ube Halaya/Sweet Creamy Purple Yam

Ube Halaya/Sweet Creamy Purple Yam

Ube also known as Yam in English is a root crop that is used in a number of recipes in the Philippines. But the one dish that it’s really famous for is the Ube Halaya. A dessert that has a rich creamy and sweet, almost […]