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Sunday, August 18, 2019

Solane Kitchen Hero: Chef’s Edition - The Search for NorthMin and Caraga Region's Best Chef!

The leading LPG solutions brand in the country, Solane held the grandest culinary competition nationwide - The "Solane Kitchen Hero: Chef’s Edition" with a series of regional cook-offs in different regions in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. The last leg was in Cagayan de Oro City during the Kumbira Masters 2019 last August 15, 2019 at Limketkai Atrium.

Solane Kitchen Hero: Chef’s Edition aims to discover the next big name in the culinary world. For this one-of-a-kind cook-off, participants must be Filipino professional chefs with at least three (3) years of kitchen experience gained locally or abroad. They must be currently employed as a professional chef in a hotel, restaurant, or any food-service establishment.

Here in Cagayan de Oro leg for the Northern Mindanao and Caraga Region, prominent chefs from different leading restaurants and hotels joined the competition from around Northern Mindanao and Caraga Region, vying for the Regional Title to be able to compete in the semi-finals, where qualifiers will move on to the grand finals for the final cook-off to be named as the Ultimate Champion of Solane Kitchen Hero Chef’s Edition. The grand winner will take home P100,000 and will embark on a culinary trip to Japan with customized stops at different food and drink destinations.

Basing on the following criteria: 50% featured ingredients, where the recipe must include at least one local ingredient inherent to the province and 50% originality and creativity, where participants must creatively show a tested recipe which corresponds to the local ingredients being used.

The judges are the following: Solane Kitchen Hero Ambassador Chef Sau del Rosario and best-selling author and Solane Kitchen Hero Competition director Nancy Reyes-Lumen.

After a challenging cook-off afternoon, two chefs came out as Regional Winners for Cagayan de Oro leg. They are Chef Paolo Lumbres and Chef June Rey Tunog.

Photo by: Alvin Curay Photography of The Explorer's Channel
They will represent Northern Mindanao and Caraga Regions on the upcoming Solane Kitchen Hero Chef’s Edition Semi-finals cook-off next month on September 6, 2019 at ETON Centris in Metro Manila.

For more information, please contact Fuentes Manila:

Kimberly Tsao -  0998 987 8362 
Jennylyn Prieto - 0998 840 5580

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Apply a Credit Line at Joesons Commercial and Enjoy Exclusive Perks

Joesons Autoparts, the leading Auto Surplus distributor in Northern Mindanao is still having the Joesons Fiesta Sale 2019. They are giving away as much as 70% discount this Higalaay Fiesta month of August.

What's new with Joesons is that they are opening up a Credit Line Application for their Business Owner customers. Application is so easy as 1-2-3, just go to their Facebook page (, click the Credit Line Application tab  below the Home tab on the left sidebar as shown on the photo below.

Fill out completely the application form with the Business Owner customer's details and submit it. A customer service representative will then get in touch with you as soon as your application will be recieved.

Once approved, you will get a special credit line at Joesons Commercial with exclusive credit benefits depending on your status.

What are you waiting for?

If you are a Business Owner, apply a credit line now and enjoy your credit capability with Joesons, because they have an impressive range of automotive parts, truck parts and even auto surplus products that you can purchase using your credit line at Joesons. So take advantage of this exclusive opportunity that you can get with Joesons.

Aside from that Joesons continues to provide excellent customer service by providing consultation with the needs of the customers and offering them good choices of quality products at a very reasonable prices. Joesons Commercial continues to grow and keeping up with the industry as the leading supplier of brand new and surplus automotive parts in the region.

Joesons has been in the business since 1950's, so you will be sure of the good services and reliable products that you can benefit with their strong network of partners in the industry, which allows them to have access with good information about the products and quickly enter it into the marketplace.

That is one of so many reasons why a lot of customers always rely at Joesons when they needed some auto and truck parts and even car and truck accessories whenever they needed it, because Joesons has everything they need when it comes to auto parts, truck parts, accessories and other automotive products.

Their main branch is located along Osmeña Street, JC Bldg. in-front of SM Downtown Premier Parking Entrance.

For more information you may contact them at the following:

Telephone: (088) 323.1044 / (088) 881-2672
Mobile: 09177073091

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Keep Calm and Pig Out! with Mom’s Pig Out’s Unli Lechon Buffet

Mom’s Pig Out is your One Stop Lechon Place that caters Kagay-anons and tourists a specialty Lechon Belly and traditional lechon.

Their Lechon are the best! And there’s no other way to enjoy lechon and satisfy your cravings than having it unlimited, right?! Yes, you can enjoy and satisfy your lechon cravings with Mom’s Pig Out’s Unli Lechon Buffet together with other Filipino Cuisines every Fridays. Take note, UNLI LECHON BUFFET is every FRIDAY only.

For only 299 pesos per person, you can exerience a Filipino Fiesta style of buffet at Mom’s Pig Out at SM CDO Uptown. They are serving Lunch Buffet from 11:00AM til 2:00PM and Dinner Buffet from 6:00PM until 9:00PM.

They are not only about lechon because they are serving short orders on the rest of the week with Filipino Foods such as Kare-kare, Sisig, Dinuguan, Paklay, Beef Caldereta, Lechon Kawali, Kinilaw and a lot more of the all-time favorite Filipino dishes.

But if you are on a group, why not try their Set Menu for only 999 pesos, which is good for 4-5 person.

They have Set Menu A which consist of the following:

  • Crispy Kangkong
  • Tinola / Sinigang Tuna
  • Fish Fillet
  • Beef with Ampalaya
  • 1 Rice Platter
  • 1 Iced Tea Pitcher
  • Fresh Fruit Platter

Set Menu B is consist of the following:

  • Steamed Okra
  • Tinola / Sinigang Tuna
  • Camaron Rebosado
  • Lechon Kawali
  • 1 Rice Platter
  • 1 Iced Tea Pitcher
  • Fresh Fruit Platter

They also have Bento Meals for 99 pesos only. For more dishes, just check out their menu down below:

You can also order lechon by kilo, from 1/4 kilogram, 1/2 Kilogram or order a whole Lechon Belly for a very affordable price.

They are located at the ground floor of SM CDO Uptown. You may contact them at 880-8855 or 0916-592-1479.

So, Keep Calm and Pig Out!

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Hobbit Houses at Amaya View

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A one of a kind, unique accomodation just opened at Amaya View! Experience living inside the hobbit house with these twelve (12) 15-sqm air-conditioned camping style rooms. Built with necessities for an overnight stay, all furnished with a large bed, and toilet & bath.

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The Hobbit Houses are located just below the Noah's Ark. Those colorful facade around the Noah's Ark are the beautiful Hobbit Houses facing an over looking view of the Amaya View.

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These are the newest attractions in Amaya View that are based on the quaint, picturesque houses of the famous hobbits from JRR Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings!

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Daily Check-in is 12 Noon and Check out time is 2:00 PM.

For ₱2,450 per night, you can have a comfy architectural wonders and a unique accommodation experience.

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Stay at Amaya View's Hobbit House while enjoying the rest of the amenities and activities offered around Amaya View such as:

  • Amaya Azul - lifestyle infinity pool, both for adults and kids, which is perfectly set on the cliffside for a perfect view of the city.
  • Amaya View Paragliding - Amaya View Paragliding gives everyone a chance to fly! Amaya View supports Air Sports Tourism by being the main paragliding hub of Mindanao, and a home base for NMPC (Northern Mindanao Paragliding Club).
  • Amaya ATV - Explore Amaya View by driving around an ATV.
  • Larry’s Hill - This is Amaya View’s playground in the Skye that includes activities for all.
  • Noah’s Ark - Noah’s Ark is based on the iconic biblical ark where pairs of animals were assembled inside by Noah to be saved from the Great Flood.

So what are you waiting for? Visit Amaya View now. Amaya View is located at Sitio Sto. Nino, Indahag Hills, Cagayan de Oro, Philippines, 9000.

For inquiries, you may visit their Facebook Page AMAYA VIEW CDO or visit their newly launched website at:

Contact them at the following:

  • For RESERVATIONS, EVENTS & INQUIRIES - MS. MARICAR at +63 917 146 3941 / +63 929 800 8557
  • HOBBIT HOUSE ACCOMODATIONS - MS. MARY at +63 906 506 5868
  • SHUTTLE SERVICE VIA DONSALS - MS. MARGIE / MS. MIRA at +63 917 709 4417 / +63 965 720 2541

Eat Local at Lokal Grill & Seafoods!

Filipinos love to eat, every occassion is not complete without foods. We celebrate from birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, graduations and some little events in our lives that calls for a celebrations. But in this generation, most of us are so busy with our careers, that preparing foods at home for certain celebration is next to impossible.

But there's no need to stop the celebration just because you have no time to prepare for foods, there's Lokal Grill & Seafood Restaurant here in the City! They serves local foods the cagay-anon ways. This way, you will experience the foods of Kagay-anons and know a little bit about the food traditions locally.

Lokal Grill accepts the following:

  • Deliveries
  • Reservations
  • Events & Functions
  • Catering Services

Not only that, they also serves good foods for every celebration for a very affordable prices.

A must-try is their Bilao Espesyal, for only 699 pesos per set you and your friends can enjoy a full pack meal good for 5-6 persons.

Their Pork and Seafood Sisig are mouthwatering that you want to order some more after munching the first serve!

Did I mentioned that their Lechon Manok Bisaya is a grilled goodness? Well, you should try that at Lokal Grill, it is a native chicken roasted over hot charcoal that makes the aroma and taste a one of a kind.

They also have Linagpang or Lagpang na Hito. You should order this at Lokal Grill, they are using a fresh hito on display. Linagpang is a traditional visayan recipe of some ethnic groups in Visayas and Mindanao with the local spices added into it such as tomatoes, onions, garlic and the siling labuyo leaves that gives a unique flavorful taste of their linagpang na hito.

They have fresh seafoods on display that you can choose from and have it cooked the way you like it, may it be Sugba (grilled), Tinola and/or Kinilaw.

These are the following fresh seafoods available:

  • Kitong
  • Hito
  • Katambak
  • Lapu2x
  • Talakitok
  • Tangigue
  • Shrimp
  • Squid

Check out some offerings from their menu:

So, next time you want to treat your family and friends, or just a simple lunch, dinner and get together, visit Lokal Grill and Seafoods!

They are open from 10:00AM until 2:00AM. Located in Corrales Avenue, Corner Ebarle Street, Cagayan de Oro City. You may also call them at 09177106801 or 852-1182.

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Joesons Fiesta Sales 2019 - Get us much us 70% Discount

It’s August once again and Cagayan de Oro City will be filled with happy celebration, events and promos as the City of Golden Friendship celebrates it’s annual city fiesta, the Higalaay Festival on August 28, 2019.

It’s going to be a month-long celebration and as early as August 1, core events of Higalaay Festival will start like the Higalaay Agro Fair and Garden Show, Concerts, Trade Fairs and a lot more.

Not only that because there's going to be a lot of Sales and Promos around Cagayan de Oro starting this month of August. One of that is the Joesons Fiesta Sales 2019 where you can get for as much as 70% Discount on selected items.

Well, for those who are not yet familiar with Joesons, they are the leading supplier of brand new and surplus automotive parts in Northern Mindanao, providing excellent customer service and the widest range of quality products at reasonable prices.

Check out the following car accessories products for the Joesons Commercial Clearance Sale:

ROLLBAR CB-767 - Now: ₱18,480

ROLLBAR CB-706 - Now: ₱15,680

DV-EVEREST 15 BLK TH - Now: ₱1,600

DV-EVEREST 15 SIL TH - Now: ₱2,080

HG-FORTUNER 2T TH - Now: ₱1,450

DV-185 TW - Now: ₱770

MAG WHEELS 17X7 8H SA70 JAP - Now: ₱21,600 and 17X7 8H 128 AWC - Now ₱14,400

17X7 10H AWC - Now: ₱14,580 and 17X7 5H DUB 984 CH - Now: ₱16,587

18X8 5H CV3 CH - Now: ₱19,440, 17X7 8H VOLK JAP - Now: ₱21,600 and 17X7 5H SW 145 CH - Now: ₱17,820







TOW HITCH - DA TH-013 DER ARMOR -  FORD RANGER Now: ₱12,635, HILUX REVO Now: ₱12,635 and NAVARA Now: ₱12,635

Here are the Joesons' Clearance Sale for the Drum Oil Barrel products. Clearance Drum Barrel Sale Cost Price less 10% - where you can get big savings when you buy your drum oil now at Joesons Commercial.

They have Repsol Hydroflux EP-68, Oil 68 National, Total Oil Products such as: Azolla ZS 100, Quartz 3000, Rubia C 30 API CD/SF, ATF DEXT RUN, they also have Petron Oil Products such as: CPC 68 AW, Hydrotour AW 68, Rev-X HD 30 - all under the clearance sale where the cost price is less 10%.

Their SSK LESS & NIKKO BRAKE LINING LESS 10% LESS 10% DISCOUNT! are still on the run until supply last, together with their SAKURA SPECIAL LESS 10% LESS 3% DISCOUNT!

Joesons Commercial also provides a wide range of auto surplus products and truck parts here in CDO. They are also the Truck Overhaul Experts in CDO, trusted through the years in overhauling truck and repair here in the city of golden friendship. So whenever your truck’s diesel engine running rougher than it used to be, or your vehicle is consuming more fuel and doesn’t deliver the same gas mileage as before, your truck is being sluggish and fail to accelerate as you would expect, then that's the time you call Joesons Commercial as they are the experts when it comes to Truck Overhauling.

For inquiries, contact 09171388059. Direct Message them on their facebook page at or visit any of their branches around Cagayan de Oro City.

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