Halo-Halo (Filipino Shaved Ice Cream) Recipe

Halo-Halo (Filipino Shaved Ice Cream) Recipe

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Halo halo, literally mix mix, is the quintessential Filipino dessert. It's made of shaved ice, fruits, beans, yams, and ice cream.

Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 10 mins
Total: 20 mins


  • 2 cup shaved ice
  • 1 banana, ripe, large
  • 1 cup coconut, young shredded, fresh or bottled
  • ½ cup sweet corn , or chickpeas (garbanzos)
  • 2 cup evaporated milk
  • 1 cup firm gelatin , set into a gel and cut into ½ inch cubes
  • 2 ripe mangoes
  • 1 cup ripe jackfruit
  • 1 cup cooked sweet yams , or (ube halaya)
  • 4 scoops ice cream
  • ½ cup rice pop


  1. Peel mangoes and slice into half-inch cubes.
  2. Divide each ingredient into 4 equal parts. Get 4 tall glasses, then place each ingredients layer by layer.
  3. Put the one-half cup of shaved ice to each glass.
  4. Pour a quarter of milk evap over shaved ice to each glass.
  5. Put a scoop of ice cream on top
  6. Drizzle some nuts or rice crispies on top of the ice cream.


  • Sugar: 237g
  • :
  • Calcium: 1820mg
  • Calories: 2390kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 336g
  • Cholesterol: 265mg
  • Fat: 99g
  • Fiber: 29g
  • Iron: 8mg
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 22g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 4g
  • Potassium: 5620mg
  • Protein: 61g
  • Saturated Fat: 66g
  • Sodium: 915mg
  • Vitamin A: 7481IU
  • Vitamin C: 227mg
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