Ten local cooks were featured in this year’s Hus Humba is D’ Best contest at the Manuel L. Quezon Park in line with the 74th Charter Anniversary celebration of Dumaguete City.
The entry of Renato Basis from Barangay Tinago was adjudged 1st Prize while Hermesa A. Pangilinan of Barangay Bajumpandan and Rehum A. Ruamar of Barangay Daro won 2nd Prize and 3rd Prize, respectively.
Humba is among the most popular traditional Filipino dish served in almost all special occasions including fiesta celebrations.
The entries include humba with banana, humba with gabi, humba with tomatoes, humba with corn, spicy humba and creamy humba!
Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo invites the members of the public to participate and witness the series of activities to celebrate the 74th Charter Anniversary and feast in honor of our Patroness Saint Catherine of Alexandria.
The contest is organized by the City Agriculture Office and City Tourism Office sponsored by Fiesta Gas.