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Pastilyas is the Tagalog transliteration of the Castilian Spanish word pastillas.

  • Assorted Pastillas from Batangas
    Posted in: Filipino Candy

    Assorted Pastillas from Batangas. Photo by Toyang Noresa.

    Pastilyas are beloved soft milk candies that are a deliciously sweet legacy of the Spanish colonial period in the Philippines.

  • Pastillas Girl's Name
    Pastillas Girl
    Posted in: Hot Topics, Recipes

    In early September 2015, the Pastillas Girl Angelica Jane Yap posted a video instructing viewers (or her ex-boyfriend particularly) on how to make the sweet Filipino candy pastilyas. Paano Gumawa ng Pastilyas. How to Make Pastillas. Watch the video.