Dumaguete People and Culture - The City of Gentle People
Dumaguete is known as the City of Gentle People with a rich blend of multi cultural heritage, a mix of strong Hispanic, American, Malay and Chinese cultures.
Philippines Cuisine Characteristics
Vinegar is a common ingredient. Adobo is popular not solely for its simplicity and ease of preparation, but also for its ability to be stored for days without spoiling, and even improve in flavor with a day or two of storage.
Tinapa is a smoke-cured fish while tuyo, daing, and dangit are corned, sun-dried fish popular because they can last for weeks without spoiling, even without refrigeration.
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