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Ube-Cheese Ice Box Cake Recipe


How to make Ube-Cheese Ice Box Cake Recipe.

Easy Ube-Cheese Ice Box Cake Recipe –  A delicious and creamy Ube-Cheese ice box cake recipe to try. Another quick fix dessert to prepare and all you have to do is mix, layer and refrigerate. This cake is a super hit not only for kids, but for adults too. A cake dessert that almost like an ice cream, so sweet, creamy and salty.  You can never go wrong with ube and cheese, it’s a perfect combination. A special treat to serve your guests, especially for those Ube lovers, I bet single serving is not enough!

Serves 12

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Ube-Cheese Ice Box Cake Ingredients:

  • 3 packs Ladyfingers “Broas” or 1 pack Graham Crackers
  • 2 cans (300g) + 1 (250ml) Nestle All-purpose Cream, chilled
  • 1 can (387 g) Sweetened Condensed Milk, chilled
  • 1-2 tbsp. Ube extract
  • Violet color food gel (optional)
  • 1 (8oz.) cheddar cheese, diced or grated

Cooking Procedure:

  • In a large bowl, mix together chilled all-purpose cream, condensed milk, ube extract and food color gel, if using and mix well to combine. Arrange pieces of ladyfingers or graham crackers to cover the bottom of 8×8 glass pan or any similar pan you have.

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  • Divide the cream mixture into 2 equal parts. Spread the half of cream mixture on top of the first layer and spread evenly. Sprinkle grated or diced cheese over the mixture. Arrange the last layer of ladyfingers on top of the cream mixture and cover evenly. Then add the last cream mixture and scatter remaining cheese evenly, do not put pressure on the layer or it will disarranged.
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  • Freeze the cake for about 6 hours or overnight. Let the cake set completely before slicing and you are ready to serve and enjoy.
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I wanted this cake to have a perfect layer, but since my little helper is in control so I let her enjoy and do it her way. She’s taking her time while I’m chewing some cheese cubes 🙂
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I just sat there watching her and taking photos. She’s so happy and proud of herself.
Yep she’s done, good job Kym!! And my part is cleaning all her mess lol…

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Of course we’re not done yet, and I’m ready for my second slice.  My Aunt love this ube-cheese ice box cake, she ask me if I can make this again for my Uncle’s birthday.  So I did and this time I add a box of cream cheese and lessen the cheese cubes taste much better.  If you’re looking something new for dessert please do try this special ube-cheese treat. 


About pingskie

Hello, I'm Ping Joven welcome to Pinoy Desserts the home of Filipino Dessert Recipes, I love sweets and I love to share my goodies with my family and friends. I’ve spent so much time in our kitchen even though I don’t have formal cooking education, but I cook and bake a lot. I have a large collection of cookbooks. I love watching Foodnetwork Channel & YouTube cooking videos it helps me develop my skills. To my fellow home cooks and home-bakers we should keep doing what we love and enjoy being creative in the kitchen. I also love taking photos of my food but, I’m not a good photographer, so I just hope and pray that my food will make you hungry, so you won’t notice my bad composition LOL. And lastly, please have mercy on my poor writing skills, English subject has always giving me a headache and as I compose this bio I can feel a migraine starts to kick in LOL. Thanks for visiting, have a nice day and may the blessings chase you today!


  1. this looks so delicious!.. Ube and cheese is an excellent combo.. 🙂

  2. I’m hungry! I would try this recipe 🙂

  3. How pretty is this! I love to see a little helper in the kitchen! I have several little helpers and they are always so very proud of what they accomplish when it is served. This a recipe I will try.

  4. Wow! i love it, so simple recipe but looks good and delicious. Thanks, i would love to try it

  5. Wowowee! I’ve never tried this before! Thanks for the recipe! I hope I could find some ube extract somewhere

  6. sherry ann gole cruz

    yummy,looking forward to eat this on christmas

  7. Looks yummy! I would love to try this recipe…how did you add the cream cheese? Thanks

  8. looks yummy,. i love any kind of ube recipe,.

  9. I tried this recipe and loved it! I also swapped out half the cheese and worked in an extra 250g tub of cream cheese

  10. i like the dessert ho you can share to me some more of your pinoy desserts

  11. I like the dessert hope you can share more

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