Noche Buena is a major part of the Christmas celebration in practically every Filipino household. A traditional Christmas Eve feast will include staples like ham and queso de bola, macaroni salad, bibingka and puto bumbong, but you really can serve any special dishes that your family will enjoy.
If you haven’t completed your Noche Buena menu yet, let these TikTok food creators give you some delicious ideas.
While it isn’t traditionally Filipino, Eggnog can pair well with a lot of Noche Buena favorites. Learn how to make this cinnamony-sweet drink in this tutorial from Bok Cabanting.
This easy one-pan Shakshuka by Erwan Heussaff can warm both hearts and tummies on Christmas Eve.
@erwanEasy one pan shakshuka for breakfast, lunch or dinner. #shakshuka♬ original sound – Erwan Heussaff
Make your own Pork Hamonado with the help of this quick recipe video from Connh Cruz.
@connhcruzthemodernnanay#porkhamonado #christmasfiesta #pinoyfood #pinaycooking #filipinofoods #holidayrecipe♬ original sound – 7days!❤️💚
Fruit Salad is one of those always-present desserts at Filipino celebrations. Here’s a festive one that you can make for Noche Buena, shared by The Bald Baker.
@thebaldbakerphLet’s make Fruit Salad! #christmasfiesta #pinoycooking #tiktokph #fyp #foryou♬ RAMEN – Kris Tofu
A smooth and creamy Leche Flan is another great ending to a delicious Christmas feast.
@russelfoodstoryMy Secret to a Smooth and Creamy Leche Flan #foolproof #fypシ #ChristmasFiesta #dessertrecipe #homecooked #tiktokph #foodtiktok #easyrecipe #foodtok
Fill your homes with joy, love, and mouthwatering eats this Christmas. Don’t miss out on all the other delightful holiday content on the app, and go ahead and share your own Christmas moments, too. Download TikTok on your iOS and Android devices today to get started.