This native delicacy is made from glutinous rice cooked in coconut milk with camoteng ube, butter, brown sugar and shredded buko. This delicacy is similar to biko, but biko is only composed of malagkit rice, brown sugar and coconut milk.



How to Make Sinukmani

Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 40 mins
Total Time 50 mins
Course Native Delicacies
Cuisine Filipino
Servings 4 to 6 servings


  • 3 cups malagkit rice cooked
  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • 1 cup camoteng ube boiled (purple colored sweet potato)
  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 cup buko shredded
  • 1 cup latik
  • Banana leaves


How to make Sinukmani

  • Mix malagkit, camoteng ube, butter, buko and sugar in pan with coconut milk.
  • Cook until thick. When cooked, spread sinocmane on banana leaves and slice into squares.
  • Garnish with latik on top.
  • To make the latik, boil coconut milk until it curds and turns to brown. Remove from pan and drain the oil.