Nostalgic Filipino Candies
Nowadays, the choices Filipinos have when it comes to candies are just too many to name. But back in the day, there were just a handful of kids and adults alike relied on for a quick sugar fix. This short list of candies often found stored in jars in sari-sari stores...
The Different Kinds of Chicharon
There is a type of chicharon for everyone. Chicharon is the common term for cracklings made out of animal skin. In the Philippines, there are as many types of chicharon as the number of islands in the archipelago. Ask for chicharon in one locale and then in a...
Calamansi goes global
Considered to be a cross between lemons and oranges, the Philippine lime, more popularly known as calamansi, has taken a special place in the world of desserts as it lends sweet and sour notes that work well especially in rich and decadent desserts. Just take a cue...
Proudly Filipino Ingredients
The 7 Top Food Exports of the Philippines
If Spain’s top exports include olive oil and pig meat, and India ships tons of basmati rice, what are the prime commodities the Philippines provides to the global marketplace?
The Philippines’s Unique Geography and Diverse Produce
A country renowned for its pristine beaches and infectious hospitality, the Philippines is also the culinary dark horse that is making its presence felt throughout the world….
Food businesses that honour dads
This month, we’re paying tribute to the dads that inspire, push, and motivate.
Eating Lechon by Parts
We cannot get enough of lechon— the quintessential Filipino celebration centerpiece of whole spit-roasted pig with its crispy skin, smooth and glistening, and the tender meat, juicy and seasoned perfectly.
Many Ways with Lechon
It has been said many times before—it is not a Filipino celebration without lechon.
13 Philippine Festivals that Celebrate Food
Just how much do Filipinos love food? They organise a fiesta around it.
Cheese from the Philippines
How do you like your cheese? Soft or hard? Smooth or crumbly? Salty or creamy?
Kesong Puti, the Proudly Filipino Cheese
The cheese culture in the Philippines is a funny thing.
The Celebritydom of Pancit Malabon
There is no other dish that exhibits commonality and difference better than pancit.
For the Love of Pancit
Nobody else knows pancit much like Marvin Gaerlan does. And his Instagram account @pancitlove proves that.