Steamed Yema Cupcakes

Steamed Yema Cupcakes Recipe, Traditional Filipino Food, Sweets, Filipino Recipes, Filipino Food, Pinoy Recipes, Pinoy Desserts, Pinas Cuisine, Filipino Recipe, Filipino Dishes, Homemade Filipino Recipe, Filipino Favorite Holiday Recipes, Filipino Foods, Filipino Desserts, pinoy style, filipino style, recipe,
Steamed Yema Cupcakes Recipe

These Steamed Yema Cupcakes are the best recipe for 2017. If you haven’t tried it yet, you are missing one of of our best love cupcake of the year rhat doesn’t require baking. Just steaming..and if you love yema..this is Awesomely delish!

Steamed Yema Cupcakes Recipe

Yield: 24 cupcake size


  • 1 1⁄2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1⁄4 teaspoon salt
  • 1⁄2 cup milk
  • 1⁄2 cup water
  • 3 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 3 eggs (separated)
  • 1 cup sugar

For Yema Frosting:

  • 6 egg yolks
  •  1 can evaporated milk
  • 1 can condensed milk
  • grated cheese (garnish)


Blend salt with yolks and add sugar slowly until smooth.

Combine milk and water.

Add flour and baking powder.
Mix well.

Add vanilla and mix.

Beat egg white and fold with the batter.

Pour cupcake pan and steam for 15 – 20 minutes. Set aside.

Get a shallow pan and then combine the condensed milk, egg yolks and evaporated milk
Slowly cook the mixture under a low fire and then continue stirring until it reaches a thick consistency.

Spread yema frosting on each cupcakes and sprinkle cheese on top. Ready to serve. Enjoy!p


Photo by @sweethackdesserts