Bibingka is a flat but thick yellow rice cake that was once a mainstay only during the “cold” months of the Christmas season in the Philippines. It is traditionally cooked (“baked”) in a mold lined with banana leaves and then served with a topping of grated coconut.
Daboy’s is a chicharon manufacturer from Santa Maria, Bulacan, known for its main “Backfat” product, as well as its “Chili-cious talaga!!!” tagline. Address: 1147, Governor Fortunato Halili Avenue, Sta. Maria, San Jose del Monte City, 3020 Bulacan, Philippines Phone: +63 918 965 5641
Photo by Angie Pastor of Chippy barbecue-flavored corn chips. Chippy is a Philippine brand of corn chips that are rectangular shaped, often curled in the middle. It was first launched in the late 1960s along with Chiz Curls as the initial products of the snack foods category under the Jack ‘n Jill megabrand.