Food

Tsokolate: Inside Cabatuan’s Handmade Tablea Factory

joseph batcagan

I know it’s getting hard to remember any social good brought about by the modern internet, but bringing back the tablea—and other traditional Filipino products of its ilk—wouldn’t have been possible if many of us weren’t assiduous uploaders of #FoodPorn on our Facebook and Instagram pages. And Ilonggo cuisine, without hyperbole, is a big recipient.. Read more

“Mamista Kami”: A Maldita’s Guide to Polite Fiesta Etiquette for Guests

glory moralidad

Matambok: An Ilonggo’s Short Guide to Eating Talaba

Lerie Tan

An Ilongga Confesses to 5 Things She Loves about Iloilo City

riza ornos

Iloilo City has been called by many names. Although she delights to be called as the ‘City of Love’, don’t make the mistake of calling it as the “Paris” of Asia. Rather, this is city who prides herself chiefly as the home to 447,992 Ilonggos. A thriving city full of dreamers, Iloilo is a truly.. Read more

Project Iloilo Episodes S01E02: (Street) Food Trip

project iloilo

Ilonggo Veganism: Pros, Cons and What You Need To Know

sheeber joyce

Grow Your Food: An Ilonggo’s Short Guide to Kitchen Gardening

marc belloni

Planting local herbs and vegetables like basil, malunggay, lemongrass, peppers and the like in family homes and gardens are just one of the perks of provincial life. Despite the urban development of Iloilo City, the local knowledge behind these methods have proven to be easily transmissible to the next generation of Ilonggos. Of course, we.. Read more

Eating Zen: Ibos and The Modern Struggle

kristine buenavista

8 ‘Traditional Medicines’ Ilonggos Grew Up With

sheeber joyce