Monthly Archives: September 2013

Ella Bella’s Turkey Siomai (Dimsum)

Prep time:  About 10 minutes Steaming time:  About 20 minutes Calories per serving (4 pieces per serving):  246 Siomai is a popular snack, not just in China, but also in several parts of Asia, including my home country, the Philippines. … Continue reading

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Ella Bella’s Peach Mango Pie

Prep time:  About 7 minutes Baking time:  About 45 minutes Calories per serving:  299   Jollibee is a popular fastfood place in my home country, the Philippines. Their peach-mango pie, in my opinion, is to die for! Well, since I … Continue reading

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Ella Bella’s Buko-Ube (Young Coconut-Purple Yam) Turnovers

Lately, I’ve just been craving some of my favorite pastries from the Philippines. Buko (young coconut) pie is a popular one in the town I grew up at.  I happen to have a can of coconut meat so it just … Continue reading

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Ella Bella’s Mushroom and Spinach Raviolis

Prep time:  About 30 minutes Cooking Time:  About 10 minutes Calories per serving (4 pieces per serving):  272   Make your own pasta? Say what? Well, that was pretty much what I have always thought. I never thought I would … Continue reading

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