Hopia are small round pastries made with Chinese-style puff pastry and a sweet filling.

Also known as bakpia they are popular in the Philippines, Indonesia and Fuji. There are number of popular fillings, including:

Ube Hopia (with an ube – purple yam – filling)

Hopia Baboy (a sweet filling with pork, lard, & onions)

Hopia Munggo (a filling of milk and sweetened bean paste)

There is a comprehensive recipe here. Or, you can all three varieties from Mylene’s Munchies (delivery to Worthing, Brighton, Horsham, and surrounding areas).

 

 

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