Philippine adobo (from Spanish adobar: “marinade,” “sauce” or “seasoning”) is a popular Filipino dish and cooking process in Filipino cuisine that involves meat, seafood, or vegetables marinated in vinegar, soy sauce, garlic, and black peppercorns, which is browned in oil, and simmered in the marinade. It has sometimes been considered as the unofficial national dish in the Philippines. More »
Cavite is a province in the Philippines located on the southern shores of Manila Bay in the Calabarzon region on Luzon island. Situated 21 kilometers southwest of Metro Manila, it is one of the most industrialized and fastest growing provinces in the Philippines. For over 300 years, the province played an important role in both the country’s colonial past and eventual fight for independence, earning it the title “Historical Capital
Espasol is a cylinder-shaped Filipino rice cake originating from the province of Laguna. It is made from rice flour cooked in coconut milk and sweetened coconut strips, dusted with toasted rice flour. This recipe actually needs four basic ingredients which you can still cut down into three, skipping the vanilla extract if needed. Its simplicity is probably what makes it appealing but don’t be fooled as it is quite filling for a snack.
Unbreakable, co-starring Angelica Panganiban. Star Cinema just dropped the movie’s teaser and, as with any Bea film, we have a lot of feels. In the film, Angelica and Bea play best friends Mariel and Deena, who friendship is tested by love when they get involved in relationshps that could tear them apart. Richard Gutierrez also stars in the movie, which was directed by Mae Cruz-Alviar.
The Higantes Festival is a local festival held annually In Angono, Philippines. It is celebrated every 4th week of November in honor of the Feast of Pope St. Clement I. Higantes Festival is celebrated every 22 and 23 November in the city of Angono, Province of Rizal. The festival features a parade of hundreds of higantes, papier-mâché giants. Higantes are puppets rendered as man or woman in various costumes
Batangas, officially known as the Province of Batangas is a province in the Philippines located in the Calabarzon region in Luzon. Its capital is the city of Batangas and is bordered by the provinces of Cavite and Laguna to the north and Quezon to the east. Across the Verde Island Passages to the south is the island of Mindoro and to the west lies the South China Sea. Poetically, Batangas is often referred to by its ancient name
Molo Soup pork dumpling soup is a type of soup using wonton wrappers which originated from Molo district in Iloilo City
Pancit Molo or Filipino pork dumpling soup is a type of soup using wonton wrappers which originated from Molo district in Iloilo City. It consists of a mixture of ground pork wrapped in molo or wonton wrapper, shredded chicken meat, and also shrimps. The piping-hot soup is often ladled into serving bowls, and garnished with green onions and fried garlic bits for another layer of flavor. This dish resembles the Chinese wonton soup but
‘The Heiress’ from Regal Entertainment, Inc. promises to bring the scares, chills, and frights to moviegoers and deliver big time in the horror factor. The official trailer alone had a few jump-out-of-your-seat moments in it so expect more when you get to watch the actual movie when it comes to cinemas on November 27, 2019. Watch ‘The Heiress’ and you will not only be jumping out of your seat, but you are also guaranteed to cringe in fear
Lapu-Lapu first Filipino hero because he was the first native to resist imperial Spanish colonization
Lapu-Lapu was a ruler of Mactan in the Visayas. Modern Philippine society regards him as the first Filipino hero because he was the first native to resist imperial Spanish colonization. He is best known for the Battle of Mactan that happened at dawn on April 27, 1521, where he and his soldiers defeated Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan, who was killed in the battle. Magellan’s death ended his voyage of circumnavigation
Zambales is a province in the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region in the island of Luzon. Its capital is the Municipality of Iba which is strategically located in the middle of the province. Zambales borders Pangasinan to the north and northeast, Tarlac to the east, Pampanga to the southeast, Bataan to the south and the West Philippine Sea to the west. With a total land area of 3,830.83 square (including the independent city of Olongapo)
Pichi-pichi is one of the well-known Filipino desserts and is made of coconut and grated cassava or kamoteng kahoy in Tagalog. It is gelatinous in appearance and sticky to the touch once it has cooled down. What makes it doubly delicious is that it can be served with niyog or grated coconut or topped with salty, creamy cheddar cheese for that now classic salty-sweet flavor combination that’s irresistible. Soft, chewy and coated with