By Maria Aranza Peralta
Every pinoy’s favorite, “Ube” (purple yam) is again making headlines among foodies all over the world.
People are going crazy with ube-inspired dishes that are served in Platito Filipino Soul Food in Toronto, the Insider reported.
The Ube waffle topped with ube ice cream, yema sauce, ube wafer sticks and macapuno is the most popular dessert in the Filipino restaurant.
Ube cheesecake and ube milkshake are also a must in the place.
Ube is not just popular in Toronto, but also in New York. New Yorkers hailed the ube-flavored soft serve ice cream in “Soft Swerve” ice cream shop.
Also, ube is known as the “most photographed food” on Instagram.