Beginner’s La Paz Batchoy

La Paz Batchoy is one of the definitive dishes from Iloilo, a province located in the Western Visayas region of the Philippines. Batchoy is believed to have been invented by¬†Federico Guillergan Sr. in 1938 while working for a Chinese merchant. In 1945, he opened his first stall in La Paz Market and has continued to…

I hacked my way to Jollibee’s Spaghetti Recipe

I love Jollibee’s Spaghetti. Admittedly, it isn’t the best spaghetti in the Philippines but it takes me back to a place that is special to me – my childhood. In my quest to have a hefty helping of the Bee’s spaghetti in my house, I tried out several combinations until I found the closest at…