Puto with Cheese I

Ingredients :

  • 4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 cup sugar
  • 2-1/2 tbsp. baking powder
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1 cup evaporated milk
  • 1 egg, at room temperature
  • 2-1/2 cup water
  • slices of cheese
  • water, for steaming
(Cooking Measurements )

Cooking Procedures :

  1. Prepare steamer with water. Prepare and greased individual molds (or muffin cups); set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, Sift together the dry ingredients: flour, sugar and baking powder. Mix well.
  3. Add the butter, evaporated milk, egg and water. Mix all the ingredients thoroughly.
  4. Pour mixture into individual molds (or greased muffin cups), filling about three-quarters full.
  5. Arrange molds (or muffin cups) in the steamer.  Top each puto with slices of cheese. Steam for about 20 minutes. (If you’re using Quickmelt cheese, put the cheese slices at the end of steaming. Steam for another 2 minutes, just to melt the cheese on top.)
  6. Remove puto from the steamer. Unmold and arrange in a serving platter.
  7. Best pair with Dinuguan (Pork Blood Stew/Blood Pudding Stew). Serve hot or cold.

Check Out More

Filipino Dessert Recipes

Have You Tried These Other Dessert Recipes ?

Polvoron

When we are still in the Philippines, we used to go to Goldilocks to buy different types of Polvoron flavor. In all the varieties, I still like the traditional polvoron flavor compared to pinipig, strawberry, cookies and cream, and the polvoron with cashew nuts.   Ingredients : 2 cups all-purpose flour (or cake flour) 1 cup sugar 1 cup powdered milk 1/2 cup melted butter Cook[...]

guinataang bilo bilo

Ingredients : 1 cup glutinous rice flour 1/2 cup dried tapioca pearls 2-1/2 cups coconut milk 10 cups water 2-1/2 cups sweet potato, peeled and cubed 1 cup sugar 3 ripe saba (plantain) bananas, sliced into rounds 5 fresh or canned jackfruit, cut into strips Cooking Procedures : Prepare Bilo-bilo (Rice Balls): Combine rice flour with 4 tbsp. water in a bowl; mix well. Form into sma[...]

kutsinta

Ingredients : 1-1/4 cups water 3/4 cup brown sugar 1 cup flour 1 tsp. lye (lihiya) water, for cooking grated fresh coconut Cooking Procedures : Bring water and sugar to a boil. Let cool. Add to flour, stir until smooth. Add lye water (lihiya) and mix well. Boil some water in the steamer. Stir flour mixture to recombine. Fill greased small muffin pans 3/4 full with mixture. Steam [...]

Maruya (BananaFritters)

This version of Maruya is one that I usually buy for my merienda when I was in the Philippines. I sometimes buy them in a bamboo stick or in a hand fan shape coated with sugar. But their where times that after siesta, my mom will cook us maruya in our merienda before playing outside during summer time. Ingredients : 1/2 cup flour 3/4 tsp. baking powder 1/4 tsp. salt 1 egg 1 cup mi[...]

Turon Saba

This Turon Saba recipe is a typical Filipino merienda or snack. Turon resembles as a banana spring rolls which consist of plantain and jackfruit that is wrapped in a lumpia wrapper then dipped in brown sugar and fried. This Turon is always my favorite order to filipino food store here in Canada. Delicious talaga! Ingredients : 1/2 dozen ripe saba (banana plantain) 1 cup chopped [...]

35 Responses to “Puto with Cheese I”

Read below or add a comment...

  1. apple borbon says:

    Masarap talaga ang sariling atin.

  2. lovie alcober says:

    i really love cooking.. thanks for this.

  3. Merilo says:

    So interested to learn pinoy cooking ,thank you for sharing, more power:)

  4. yati says:

    It’s my first time baked Puto for my pinoy friends and the feedback.I got makes me happy.They really loves it.And now I quite often get orders frm them for their certain occasion.
    Will learn more Filipino’s cuisine recepi.

  5. weng says:

    Ill try puto cheese some other time..i really love cooking, hope ul post more..

Leave A Comment...

*