It’s with a heavy heart that I am writing this. Another great icon left us. Anthony Bourdain was a great chef, globetrotter and a storyteller. He will surely be missed.

He was well-loved by Filipinos like me for introducing our cuisine to the world. He praised the sizzling, crispy pork dish we call Sisig. Sisig is a well-known dish from our region.

Anthony Bourdain’s crusade to introduce sisig to the world

I stand together with co-bloggers who are raising awareness on the stigma of depression and suicide.





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