Posts Tagged ‘Filipino Food’

Lamesa Modern Filipino Cuisine

10 Oct, 2015  |  by Vanessa Vaillant
Fat Girl Food Squad visit Lamesa - MAIN CROP

Filipino cuisine should be more popular than it is.  It combines Southeast Asian flavours with Polynesian, Spanish, Chinese, and North American influence in a familiar and comforting way.  Sweet, sour, and salty flavours are abundant in Filipino cuisine. Lamesa Filipino Kitchen has been serving up these familiar yet unique flavours to Toronto since 2012, and is currently one of the only modern and licensed Filipino restaurants in Canada. Recently they brought in a new head chef, Daniel Cancino, who had previously…

The 8th Annual KULTURA Filipino Arts Festival

8 Aug, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

There is a huge trend that has been happening in food for awhile now: street food.  One culture that has mastered the art of fine street eats are the Filipinos and to celebrate, KULTURA will be holding their 8th annual Filipino Arts Festival from August 7 to 11, 2013. The festival will celebrate all things Filipino with culinary, music and art events being held throughout the city of Toronto with a grand finale event taking place at the beautiful Artscape…