Tag: Ilocano Favorite

Royal Bibingka

I heard echoes of laughter and I was jealous that I wasn’t there.   The wooden walls reverberated familiar voices through the phone, voices of my aunts who traveled for more than half a day just to be with  my mom as she celebrated Papa’s birthday.  He was…

Do the poqui-poqui!

  Folks who have not been properly introduced to this lovely Ilocano dish, initially give a snicker at the sound of its name. Soon after, they forget the humor and remember how enjoyable it was. I’m happy eating this alone, but definitely happier with another Ilocano…