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Pinagong Part 2

Posted on May 16, 2010  in Food

One of things I love about Quezon province is the food. Take Pinagong for example:

This is a good reward for me after that long wait to cast that vote last Monday

That’s oven-fresh Pinagong with some oven-fresh monay on the side! Goes well with ice-cold softdrinks! 🙂

If you also love Pinagong, feel free to leave some comments here.

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Category: Food

Panda(ren) Express

Posted on May 5, 2009  in Food, Personal Experiences

Whenever I’m in California, I always take time to visit Panda Express, home of the Orange Chicken. Panda Express serves great tasting chinese dishes that I cannot find anywhere else. Here’s a sampler of their Orange Chicken.

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With extra Hot and Sour Soup and Fried rice. On the background is Black Pepper Chicken.

Another pic with the Beijing Beef, Fried Rice and Chow Mien. Yummy!!!

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Panda Express is a popular fastfood chain in the U.S. with branches in Puerto Rico and Japan. I think they are also popular with Blizzard’s dev guys that they have added the Pandaren Xpress in the World of Warcraft MMORPG.

For more info on Panda Express visit their homepage here.

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Category: Food

San Francisco – Day 1

Posted on April 20, 2009  in Food, Travel

We arrived safely in San Francisco late Saturday night. I’m still a little bit sleepy today (jet lag?) so I did not roam around much. In the tradition of my free six video post, I am sharing some free six pictures I’ve taken in the Union Square, the central shopping and hotel district in downtown San Francisco.

Union Square
This is the statue of Victory on top of the monument dedicated to George Dewey.

Dewey Monument
The words on the monument up close. This monument was erected to honor Commodore Dewey and the victory of the Battle of Manila Bay. Wow I’m brushing up my world and Philippine history here.

Dewey Monument Union Square
Complete details for Menard’s history refresher. I’ts good to know that Manila and San Francisco are good friends.

San Francisco Union Square Monument
This is the attack order. Attack! Go! Go! Go!
Off-topic: I remember I am poor at naval battles in both the Civilization game and the Warcraft 2 skirmishes.

Boudin Sourdough Pepperoni Pizza
Just like in my taipei visit post, I post the food and fastfood store that saved me. This is Boudin’s Sourdough Pepperoni Pizza my brunch. I was thinking of ordering the Clam Chowder in Sourdough Bread but of course I’m reserving that delicacy to the Fisherman’s Wharf Visit.

Band and Street Concert
At night, enterprising bands set up their instruments on the sidewalks and play for free (although they say they have their CDs that you can buy if you like to help them).

Where’s the picture of the shops? Oh that will be part of another post.

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