Tag: Bicolano dish

Sinigang sa Buko: Setting some facts straight

One of the interesting articles from Yahoo's Fit to Post is Marjorie Gorospe's "A taste of Albay’s unique ‘sinigang sa buko’". The article showcases another unique taste from Bicolanos, a taste far from the spicy Bicol Express or the creamy dishes cooked with coconut milk. But one discouraging line from the article, probably a product of … Continue reading Sinigang sa Buko: Setting some facts straight

A dish called “Kinalas”

The Iriga City visit is still fresh on my mind as until now I am still dreaming of eating "Kinalas". It's one of those things I missed in the city, a weird dish unique to Iriga. The last time I ate one was in 2004. So what is "kinalas"? It's actually a combination of a … Continue reading A dish called “Kinalas”

PPSA, Bicolanos, dishes and delicacies

There are two things that surprised me in the recently concluded Philippine Political Science Conference (PPSA): The increasing number of Bicolanos, and the absence of a dish or delicacy unique in the city where the conference was held. This year's PPSA Conference was held in Dumaguete City in Negros last April 11 and12. The host … Continue reading PPSA, Bicolanos, dishes and delicacies