The most awaited #PagkaingLokal Plant-Based Recipe Contest is back. This year, ORIGINAL recipes will be awarded that will highlight ingredients from food leftovers and fruit or vegetable scraps. Submission of entries is until August 30, 2021.
Pagkaing Lokal competition is open for home cooks, amateur and professional chefs and food enthusiasts to share their original recipes that can transform food leftovers and fruit or vegetable scraps into healthy, affordable and delicious meals.
This contest aims to promote sustainable food preparation methods to reduce solid waste from food leftovers, and vegetable and fruit scraps. This contest also aims to promote healthy cooking methods that will best capture the flavor and retain the nutrients in foods without adding excessive amounts of fat or salt.
Prizes and Special Awards
1st Prize PHP 25, 000
2nd Prize PHP 15,000
3rd Prize PHP 10,000
Most Creative Recipe Name (2 Winners)
Crowd Favorite Recipe (2 Winners)
Most Creative Video Presentation (2 Winners)
Please visit this EMB Central Office post for the full mechanics.