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Malagkit is the Tagalog word for glutinous / sticky rice.

  • Champurado with Milk in White Bowl
    Posted in: Filipino Snacks

    Photo by Mary Rizale.

    The word is from the Spanish champurrado, a traditional hot drink in Latin America. In the Philippines, tsamporado / tsampurado / champorado / champurado is chocolate-flavored rice porridge.

  • Biko Topped with Latik
    Posted in: Filipino Snacks, Kakanin

    Biko topped with latik made and photographed by Angie Pastor. For orders in Manila: 09369815475

    In the Philippines, BIKO is the name of popular sweet treat whose main ingredient is sticky rice. It is a favorite thing to eat in the lead up towards the New Year.