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Nilagang Mais Nilagang Mais (Boiled Corn) by Angie Pastor.

The more common type of corn in the Philippines is puting mais (white corn), which is stouter and less slender.


  • Multicolored Corn from the Philippines
    Mais
    Posted in: Filipino Snacks

    Photo by Mildred Cruz of corn from the province of Pangasinan.

    The Tagalog word for ‘corn’ is mais, from the Spanish maiz.

  • Mahablankang Mais
    Mahablankong Mais
    Posted in: Filipino Snacks

    From the Spanish maja blanca. Mahablanka / Mahablanko is a white coconut pudding. This version has corn in it. MGA SANGKAP PARA SA MAHABLANKONG MAIS 2 litrong darak ng mais na pino 1 litrong galapon na bigas 1/2 kilong asukal na repinado 2 niyog na ginata at sinala PARAAN NG PAGGAWA Unahin ang gata. Isunod […]