Kulinarya Food Festival at Bayview Park Hotel


Unlike others, I actually enjoy eating spicy foods! :) So when I heard that Bayview Park Hotel will feature the spice of Bicol Region & it's Delicacies on their buffet lunch, I make sure that I don't miss it. The hotel is located at 1118 Roxas Boulevard corner United Nations Avenue in Manila, but I'm not yet familiar with the place so I had a hard time finding it.

 Kulinarya Festival is a project or Department of Tourism, headed by Domingo Ramon C. Enerio III, the Assistant Secretary, Tourism Planning and Promotions of DOT, and they partnered with HRAP or Hotel and Restaurant Association of the Philippines, where Bayview Park Hotel Manila is one of the member.


Thanks to Google Maps I found out that it's just one ride away from LRT United Nations Station, you can actually walk your way going to the hotel since it's just near but if you're feeling lazy, just like me a 'trike' is waiting for you just under the LRT UN Station :)


When I enter the hotel, I immediately feel the fiesta atmosphere because of the colorful decorations around the hotel, they captured the "fiesta in barrios" ambiance that I want to eat immediately. :) We we're welcomed by Bayview Park Hotel Vice President and General Manager, Mr. Eugene Yap together with Chef Gilbert Soriano  and Marketing Assistant Precy Mendoza and the staff & crew of Bayview Park Hotel.


here's our appetizer, Ensaladang Lato! I already tried many salads but this one is different. It's crunchy and all the ingredients is definitely fresh.


another Filipino favorite, Sago't Gulaman :) perfect for the unpredictable weather.


a Filipino fiesta will not be complete without these lovely and colorful kakanins. I tried them all and my favorite is the ube one. yay! :)




We can't talk about Bicol cuisines without mentioning  Bicol Express. It is a stew made from long green chilies, coconut milk, shrimp paste or stockfish, onion, pork, and garlic. This is my favorite among all dishes! They actually had separate chili, so you have a choice of how spicy it is.


Next is the Adobong Manok na May Gata. This dish is close to my heart because it's the only viand that I can cook :) The Gata (or coconut milk) is such sa perfect mix for this.


I'm really curious why they call this one Pansit Bato, because I don't find any stones in the pansit :) Well upon reading stuffs online I found out that it was named after a place, Bato Camarines Sur in the Bicol Region. The main difference of this pansit to others is the noodles are dipped in a very hot soup broth, place on a clean plate, and then garnished with vegetables. You also add local vinegar to it or mix it with chili and salt.


This one is called Dahon ng Gabi na Pinangat or simply Tinadtaran. A conconction  of taro leaves, chili, meat and coconut milk wrapped in gabi leaves and tied securely with coconut leaf.


Malaswang Isda Na May Malunggay! That's the name of this dish. It looks tame but the fish is really tasty and I love it's broth. I'm fascinated with the sandok (laddle) so I included it :)


To cap-off the afternoon we we're treated to this super delicious Halo-Halo that can rival the Halo-Halo of Razon's! My glass below looks boring but it really brings joy to my heart :D


Kulinarya Festival will run starting July 1 to July 29, 2011 at Bayview Park Hotel Manila. It will feature not just the Bicol region but different cuisines from all over the Philippines as well. The buffet lunch is from 11AM to 2PM for  P600.00 :)

Bayview Park Hotel Manila
1118 Roxas Boulevard corner United Nations Avenue, Manila
247-9000 or 526-1555

No Response to "Kulinarya Food Festival at Bayview Park Hotel"

Post a Comment

what are your thoughts on this? :)

 

pinoy food blogs, pinoy food blog, philippine food blog, foodtrip website, pinoy food, pinoy food, cafe 1771 review el pueblo, cafe 1771, pinoyfoodtrip, metrowalk, cafe 1771, marina seafood restaurant philippines, cafe 1771 ortigas, topwebsite of food in the philiipines, pinoy food trip, www.food trip, pinoy.foodtrip.com.ph, pictures of marina panay ave, Cafe 1771 El Pueblo, Ortigas, The reserve ortigas, food trip com, selecta double dutch, pinoy foodtrip, ice cream selecta very rocky road, foodtrip philippines, www.foodtrip 24, pinoy food trip, food trip in the philippines, Marina seafood restaurant mall of asia location, pinoyfoodtrip, Eton Cyberpod Corinthian, eton cyberpod mall, Eton Corinthian Cyberpod Building - Ortigas Ave, Phone, Panciteria Lido, food trip in manila, www.foodtrip 26.com.ph, pinoyfoodtrip ground pork, lido panciteria, food trip, steamed fish, panciteria lido west avenue, food trip ph, how to go Eton Cyberpod Corinthian, Ortigas Avenue, ft food trip philippines, pancit lido, pinoy seafoods picture, Lido quezon avenue, panciteria in quezon city, marina restaurant philippines contact number, where is angel pizza located in dagupan?, marina seafood restaurant in iloilo, panciteria china metrowalk, how to get to Angel's Pizza at Recto, where to eat in makati in midnight, foodtrip pinoy, quezon ave hotline pizza, marina restaurant moa philippines, foodtrip.com, http//www.foodtrip.com, telephone number of angels pizza in fairview,philippines, panciteria lido pork asado, angels pizza paranaque, pinoy food photos, burger yum recipe jollibee, cocktales at trinoma, marina oyster restaurant north edsa, marinas seafood restaurant philippines, angel's resto and pizza pasta, el pueblo ortigas restaurants, the reserve ortigas menu, Cafe 1771 El Pueblo ortigas, panciteria lido president's avenue contact phone, cafe 1771 review, pizza party place makati, jollibee party sm north edsa, philippines muslim halal foods, panciteria dagupan, greenbelt kopiroti, selecta double dutch how much manila, pinoy recipe ice scramble, foodstrip in ortigas, pinoy icebreakers, cocina pilipino.com, food trip in a restaurants, ilonggo foodtrip, angels pizza philippines, angel's pizza makati branch, jollibee big burger, panciteria at quezon city, panciteria metrowalk ortigas, halal philippine website, selecta double dutch, halal restaurant sm north, www.foodtrip, angel's pizza philippines

Meet The Blogger

JayL Aquino loves food a lot, evident by his big tummy :) Join him in his gastronomic adventures around the city! He's the owner of one of the Top 10 Emerging Influential Blogs for 2010, and he also got 3 nods at 2011 Philippine Blog Awards ;]

Contact him at me@blog-ph.com

Copyright © 2009 Food Trip Philippines All rights reserved.
WordPress Theme By- WooThemes ;]