Course Dessert
Cuisine Filipino


  • 1 cup MAYA All-Purpose Flour
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 teaspoon lihia (lye)
  • few drops of yellow food color
  • grated coconut


  • Boil water for the steamer.
  • In a bowl, blend all the ingredients except grated coconut. Mix until smooth and free from lumps. Strain.
  • Half-fill small muffin pans. Steam for 10-20 minutes.
  • Cool for 5 minutes then remove from the pans.
  • Serve with grated coconut.

2 Responses

  1. The simplest yet thw most delicious and less expensive cuchinta I ever have browsed and tried. It worked!

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