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Filipino Pan de Coco

Seriously Soft Filipino Pan de Coco

July 14, 2018 Paula (Gobble The Cook) 4 min read

Today’s recipe is for another local bakery standby – the Pan de Coco. Pan de Coco is a soft, coconut-filled bun that is a popular snack in the Philippines. Like most Filipino breads, its name comes from Spanish and literally translates to coconut bread. It’s cool to note that other […]

Filipino Milky Cheese Bread

Crowd Favorite Milky Filipino Cheese Bread

July 2, 2018 Paula (Gobble The Cook) 2 min read

I wasn’t a big fan of breads back when I was a kid but I have always had a soft spot for some yummy Filipino Cheese Bread. I used to always go to the market with my mom to do some weekly grocery shopping and we would always stop at a bakery off the main street to buy some bread. One of the many goodies that were on display was Filipino cheese bread.

Filipino Spanish Bread

Delicious Filipino Spanish Bread

June 5, 2017 Paula (Gobble The Cook) 2 min read

Welcome to the second part of this series on Filipino Breads.  Today, I’m going to share with you how to make Filipino “Spanish” Bread. Yup, you read the name right. This is one of the more popular and common breads in the neighborhood bakeries in the Philippines. Filipino Spanish Bread? […]

Pandesal (Filipino Bread Rolls)

The Softest Ever Pandesal (Filipino Bread Rolls)

May 15, 2017 Paula (Gobble The Cook) 4 min read

My first attempt at making pandesal was a major disaster.  The rolls were tasty but rivaled a blackhole in density. Because they were so hard, eating them felt like I was eating stones.  Since then, I swore never to make pandesal in my entire life again.  Up until last week, that […]

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