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How Did Putu Lasun Get Its Name?

While doing research on the kakanin theme for the Doreen Fernandez Food Writing Competition in 2005, I became obsessed with the search for the meaning of the name of a popular snack, putu lasun, which baffled me since childhood. The … Continue reading

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Philippine Culinary Stories & Tourism Trends 2003-2011

Articles published in F&B World Magazine (from Angels Publishing to Hinge-Inquirer Publications) EL NIDO, PALAWAN: Sustaining the delicate balance between meeting human needs and caring for nature, June 2011 BOHOL (before the great earthquake): Bound for Boom, March-April 2010 From … Continue reading

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