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Kalamay

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Kalamay, also spelled Calamay which means "sugar", is a sticky sweet delicacy that is popular in many regions of the Philippines. It is made of coconut milk, brown sugar, and ground glutinous rice. They can also be flavored with margarine, peanut butter, or vanilla. Kalamay can be eaten alone but is usually used as a sweetener for a number of Filipino desserts and beverages. It is similar to the Chinese Nian gao but is sweeter and more viscous.

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Google previewCulinary Arts Ii

Kalamay is a popular coconut preparation from Pangasinan. It is made of coconut milk, sugar, and malagkit rice. Malagkit rice is the glutinous and sticky variety which is usually used in special preparations during special occasions in ...

Google previewThe Oxford Companion to Sugar and Sweets (2015)

Kalamay is a thick mixture of ground glutinous rice, brown or red sugar, and water or coconut milk cooked in an uncovered vat called a kawa or taliasi that rests on a pit filled with wood fire. When thick and almost solid, the mixture is formed into ...

Google previewApplied Nutrition and Food Technology (1989)

Kalamay.Kalamay is a popular coconut preparation from Pangasinan. It is made of coconut milk, sugar, and malagkit rice. Malagkit rice is the glutinous and sticky variety which is usually used in special preparation during special occasions in ...

Google previewPilipino/English, English/Pilipino Concise Dictionary (1988)

by Sam Bickford, Angelina Bickford

bibingka, kalamay calculate /KAYL-ku-let/ v. kuwentahin call /kaul/ v. tawagan; n. pagtawag calm /kalm/ adj. tahimik, tiwasay; n. hinahon; v. lubagin, tiwasay in, hina- hunin camera /KAYM-or-a/ n. kamera camp /kaymp/ n. kampo; v. humimpil ...

Google previewLIM Filipino-English English-Filipino Dictionary (2010)

by Ed Lim

a small, sour citrus fruit kalamay n. a confection with flour, coconut milk & sugar kalambâ n. large jar Sp. kalambre n. cramp Sp. kalamidád n. calamity Sp. kalamyás n. a sour fruit kalán n. stove ...

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