Philippine Daily Inquirer

Local dishes take center stage for Filipino Food Month

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April welcomes the Filipino Food Month, and Newport World Resorts’ award-winning restaurant­s celebrate the occasion in partnershi­p with the National Commission for Culture and the Arts with 11 featured dishes following the theme of “Engaging the Youth in Shaping the Future of Philippine Culinary Heritage and Gastronomy.”

Casa Buenas at Newport Garden Wing offers a version of sinuglaw, a regional dish from the Visayas and Mindanao which balances savory and tangy flavors through grilled pork, tuna ceviche and toyomansi gelée.

Sheraton Manila Hotel brings the culinary heritage of Cebu to the metro with its iteration of the slow-roasted pork belly known as Cebuchon, seasoned with aromatic herbs and spices.

Taste the savory flavors of the North with Hilton Manila’s Kapampanga­n sisig.

Hotel Okura Manila’s Wagyu Bistek Tagalog is made of thinly sliced premium Japsweetne­ss anese wagyu marinated in Yamasa soy sauce and yuzu juice.

Marriott Manila’s Siquijor-style Chicken Matar reflects culinary traditions through tender chicken simmered then garnished with fresh herbs. Garden Wing Cafe boasts the Beef Tenderloin Prime Tapa. Silogue shares the taste of comfort with ginataang bilo-bilo or sweet glutinous rice balls in creamy coconut milk broth.

Holiday Inn Express Manila–Newport City takes the to the next level with their brazo de Mercedes. Cafe Mary Grace adds a homecooked touch to its signature Sirloin Beef Tapa.

The Red Crab Alimango Food House shares its Chili Kangkong Crab. Rafael’s Tapas Bar and Restaurant elevates the traditiona­l beef stew into the Wagyu Brisket Caldereta.

 ?? ?? Chili Kangkong Crab at The Red Crab Alimango Food House, Newport Mall
Chili Kangkong Crab at The Red Crab Alimango Food House, Newport Mall
 ?? ?? Wagyu Bistek Tagalog at Hotel Okura Manila
Wagyu Bistek Tagalog at Hotel Okura Manila
 ?? ?? Cebuchon at Sheraton Manila
Cebuchon at Sheraton Manila

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