Nipa Huts (Bahay Kubo or simply native house of the Philippines)
Ginataang Tilapia (Fish in Coconut Milk)
Inihaw na Liempo (Grilled Pork)
Ginataang Kuhol (Snails in Coconut Milk)
Sisig na Pusit (Sizzling Squid)
Pilipit (Glazed Rice Flour Twist) and Buchi/Butsi (a rice cake made from sweet rice flour)
Kamayan sa Palaisdaan– is an authentic Philippine restaurant that serves pure variety of Filipino food.
“KAMAYAN” means eating your food with your bare hands. It’s their famous trademark and Philippine culture.
Nipa Huts (Bahay Kubo or simply native house of the Philippines) Is where you will dine in and enjoy the native foods.
The food above is the Filipino authentic dishes being served at Kamayan sa Palaisdaan
Pilipit (Glazed Rice Flour Twist) and Buchi/Butsi (a rice cake made from sweet rice flour) are popular native Philippine delicacies. You buy it from the vendors who are roaming around the are. Perfect for pasalubong/giveaway.
Kamayan sa Palaisdaan can be found at Tayabas, Quezon Philippines
Bought and ate these foods from one of the famous provinces of the Philippines at Taal, Batangas
Lomi or Pancit Lomi is a Filipino-Chinese dish made with a variety of thick fresh egg noodles. Popular among eastern part of Batangas. Lomi Batangas are best eaten with a bread which you dipped into the noodles. Just like I did in the picture above ♥
Ginataang Monggo (Mung Bean Soup with Coconut Milk) I don’t know much about it cause I’m more familiar and usually eat Ginataang Langka but I can tell you it’s really delicious. One of the best dessert I ever tasted 🙂
Malunggay Pandesal- Pandesal is a kind of bread that is very popular in the Philippines. It is even more popular because of the mixture of nutritious Malunggay flavor being added into it. Malunggay is a nutritious vegetable tree with a variety of potential uses. Malunggay tree leaves are the richest natural sources of Vitamins and Minerals on the face of the Earth. With these added flavors Filipinos and visitors would surely enjoy eating more Pandesal as their favorite breakfast and merienda.
Let me take you to the wonderful world of Niyogyugan Festival! It’s one of the most popular festivals here in Lucena City, Quezon Province. I’m so happy to share with you my best photos 🙂
NiyogYugan Festival is like Pahiyas Festival (one of the most popular festival in the Philippines at Lucban, Quezon where you decorate your houses from authentic Philippine plants) Here in Lucena the difference is you decorated your own booth stand representing the different culture in each provinces/municipalities in Quezon
It is a contest for each provinces to designed their booths in their own creative way. They would received millions of prizes and recognition from the government for those with the best designs.
To better represent their municipalities. They each had their Ginoo and Binibining Quezon (Pageant Contest)
Of course! Famous delicacies are a good perks to enjoy in this festival.