Ube Pancakes, Buttermilk Inc.
Purple pancakes?! Yes. Made without food coloring, the ube pancakes are naturally this shade. It’s hard to describe the flavor — but let’s just say they’re as pretty as they look.
⑦ Ube Purple Crumb Cake Donut at DK’s Donuts ($1.50)
The bright lavender hue comes from ube, a purple yam, but that sweet, tender crumb is the work of brother-and-sister team Sean and Mayly Tao.
A family-run food shop has found a secret weapon in the doughnut wars, which are sure to heat up when East Coast giant Dunkin’ Donuts arrives in Orange County.
Behold the ube doughnut.
Ube, a deep purple yam, is a widely used in the Philippines for desserts and pastries – the same way pumpkin is brought to life in muffins and pies in bakeries across America. On Saturday, Friendly Donuts in Orange debuts two ube cake doughnuts made from pancake batter created by Los Angeles-based Buttermilk, a former popular food truck in Southern California.
We spent Valentine’s Day shooting our cover at a Malibu beach house… and what better to do then prep for brunch for everyone? We were certainly privileged yesterday, and being right on the beach made it extra beautiful. Savour this Moment made ‘beet cured salmon spread with greens and a lemon dill creme friache.’ One bite of this sent us to the roof. It was so delicious, and the blends …
DK’S DONUTS IN SANTA MONICA NOW FEATURING UNIQUE NEW PURPLE YAM (UBE) CRUMB CAKE DONUTS
Exclusive partnership in Los Angeles with Buttermilk, Inc. brings distinctive flavor to Angelenos for the new year
“LOS ANGELES, CA., JAN 2014 – DK’s Donuts, a Santa Monica-based bakery, is kicking off 2014 with their new Glazed Ube Crumb Cake Donut, made exclusively with Buttermilk, Inc’s new Purple Yam (Ube) baking mix… “
“Buttermilk is a Red Velvet all-purpose dry mix that launched in June of 2013 and can be whipped up in no time in your home!…”