Category Archives: Food

SWS Survey: Filipinos Well-Fed In Past Three Months

MANILA, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau) – Despite the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, Filipinos remained well-fed, according to new survey released by the Social Weather Station (SWS).

CNN Philippines reports that the survey found that 2.5 Million Filipino families (which is but a small percentage of the total population) experienced hunger once in the past three months. This means that for the rest of the time, they were full and well-fed.

Bongbong Marcos: Comelec Rules In Favor Of DQ!

MANILA, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau) – The Commission on Elections, acting on petitions filed against former Senator and Presidential aspirant Bongbong Marcos, has ruled in favor of DQ.

Comelec Spokesperson James Jimenez told The Adobo Chronicles that the poll body promised to grill and chill the lawyers of the DQ petitioners and Marcos.

DQ Grill & Chill is a famous ice cream and food chain in the U.S. and around the world.

Move Over Lugaw, Here Comes Singanglaw

VIGAN, Ilocos Sur (The Adobo Chronicles, Vigan Bureau) – There’s no denying that Filipinos, especially the Ilocanos are tired of lugaw. They are now craving for sinanglaw, the Ilocano soup recipe consisting of beef innards (similar to pinapaitan.)

So move over, Leni “Lugaw” Robredo, here comes Bongbong “Sinanglaw” Marcos.

Last weekend, Ilocos Sur held what is believed to be the longest motorcade ever in the Philippines, when thousands and thousands of motorcycles trekked some 127 kilometers to show their support for their fellow Ilocano who is running for President in next year’s elections.

As one motorcade participant said in a post on social media, ”We don’t like lugaw. We like sinanglaw.”