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malunggay chips and suman

Two weekends ago hubby and I went to one of those "weekend markets" (I call them that since they are only around during weekends) near our place; we prefer going there (even if sometimes the products are a bit expensive) since the products being sold there are relatively fresher compared to, say, when you go to a supermarket. Plus I get to find there some food products that are quite 'new' for me, too ... like the malunggay (moringa) chips and the pinipig suman above. Forgot how much each costs, but I wasn't impressed by the taste. The chips tasted a bit weird and had a slightly bitter after-taste (but it was crunchy) while the pinipig suman looked like it had too much food coloring (btw, that brown thingy on the suman is muscovado sugar)! LOL

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17 shared thoughts:

Ladynred at: Fri Nov 06, 12:23:00 AM GMT+8 said...

Wow! I didn't know there is such as malinggay chips. I wonder kung unsa ang lasa ana Mai. Well as you said pait.! love suman!

phatelara at: Fri Nov 06, 12:44:00 AM GMT+8 said...

Hi Maiylah! I love crisps! :) Here's my post for this week: Kuih Nyonya

Jay - agent112778 at: Fri Nov 06, 12:45:00 AM GMT+8 said...

i tried malungay chipp too when i visited a trade expo, yup it a bit bitter but taste naturaly malungay so ok lang

but i never tried that kind of suman

and i agree w/ you re: weekend markets. na na kami gaanong pumupunta sa lung center sundays kasi medio malayo rin sa amin.

here's my entry

have a great weekend everyone

phatelara at: Fri Nov 06, 12:47:00 AM GMT+8 said...

Hi Maiylah! I love crisps! :) Here's my post for this week: Kuih Nyonya

luna miranda at: Fri Nov 06, 12:57:00 AM GMT+8 said...

DoH, I think, has pioneered the development of malunggay. In one of the local trade fairs, I bought malunggay and carrot pancit canton. And a meatless burger patty that tasted like "real" burger patty--the ingredients were protein-rich veggies, all natural.:p

@rieLLe at: Fri Nov 06, 02:10:00 AM GMT+8 said...

Wow! Malunggay chips!

I didn't know we have those. :-)

Mukhang masarap.
(favorite kasi ung malunggay hehe!)

I have a post as well. Hope you find time to visit. Thanks.

♥peachkins♥ at: Fri Nov 06, 08:45:00 AM GMT+8 said...

Naku, gusto ko ma-try yang malunggay chips!

Bette at: Fri Nov 06, 09:50:00 AM GMT+8 said...

curious ako sa malunggay chips.

hi mai! been MIA for a while and was shocked when i posted my entry today and clicked the FF link. buti na lang i found this site.

Sheren-May at: Fri Nov 06, 12:02:00 PM GMT+8 said...

Malunggay is a very nutritious food. Happy weekend...

Race at: Fri Nov 06, 03:37:00 PM GMT+8 said...

Wow malunggay chips,sounds very healthy but if it's not good in taste i'll pass eating that hehehe! well ganyan talaga minsan pag healthy foods di gaanong masarap, anyway you did some justice with your shots, they look delicious! nice capture! about suman we have a lot here in Cainta so when i go to other towns i never buy, Just don't know why I have that attitude :-)

here's my entry for this friday!
http://my-crossroad.com/2009/11/food-friday-chicken-afritada.html

@rieLLe at: Fri Nov 06, 04:47:00 PM GMT+8 said...

Thanks po na marami. Will join again next Friday!

mousey at: Fri Nov 06, 06:11:00 PM GMT+8 said...

may ganyan pala!

here's my entry http://mousey.info/2009/11/06/food-friday-25/

happy weekend!

Arlene at: Fri Nov 06, 09:07:00 PM GMT+8 said...

Hi Mai, i think i have to join your food meme. i wanted to add one more or two more food meme in my food blog. :) sali ako ha! my post will be up in awhile.

maiylah at: Sat Nov 07, 04:44:00 AM GMT+8 said...

many many thanks to everyone for playing again! :)

@ Arielle:
hope to see you again next week, too!

@ Arlene:
that's great! will go visit your first FF post when you're done posting. ;)

a happy and safe weekend to us all!

Arlene at: Sun Nov 08, 01:09:00 AM GMT+8 said...

Hi Maiy, my first entry is now up. :)

Arlene at: Sun Nov 08, 01:16:00 AM GMT+8 said...

It;s my first time to hear that kind of delicacy and even see how it looks like.

Am sure that is a masarap na kakanin. :) Is this similar to suman?

I joined food friday first time. hope to see ya around!

maiylah at: Sun Nov 08, 06:00:00 AM GMT+8 said...

thanks, Arlene! will go visit your post now. :)

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