ANTIPOLO MURDERED NOT MY TASTEBUDS

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In Antipolo, I ate extremely well. Not a lot, you judgy bastards. Just one plate of one good food after another.

The food tastes strikingly clean. Not sure if it is all the air here but everything I ate went down lightly. I can be eating something savory and totally heavy yet my tastebuds come out surprisingly on their feet. Not on a trudge as if they have gone three rounds with Rousey.

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A Viva Mexicano theme is also happening with most menus here in Antipolo. I am guessing it has to do with its cathedral patron, Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage, brought to Antipolo from Mexico in 1626, which is not recently.

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Naturally, I am completely oblivious to this fact and educated myself only when I stumbled upon the massive dome of the cathedral by accident – again – while searching for Pinto Art Gallery.

I know, I know. I seem to be always lost in this Antipolo expedition. And well, you are not wrong. But I keep on finding gold along the way so who is the real winner here?

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33 thoughts on “ANTIPOLO MURDERED NOT MY TASTEBUDS

  1. You are right, Micah. In the losing of ourselves, we so often find those unexpected treasures….or gold, as you say. ๐Ÿ™‚ The food in your photos looks delicious – I was especially imagining the flavour of the mango cheesecake! hahaha!

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      1. Yes, they do! And I enjoy those surprises, too, because as with you, they also make me smile. I think that there must be some restaurants – perhaps not in my small town but in the larger city that I drive to almost every week – that offer mango cheesecake. I just haven’t found one yet. Hahaha! Last week I got to try some Maple Cheesecake! So tasty! It’s really more like maple syrup cheesecake, and I live in an area where a lot of maple syrup is made. And it tastes SO GOOD! ๐Ÿ™‚

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                    1. 34 now, i think. i can send you his memoir if you like. i extremely enjoyed that ebook. muay thai is under striking, it is stand-up fight. you can use all 8 limbs against an opponent. clinching is around but no wrestling, no ground and pound.

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                    2. Ahhhh…..wow. It’s like taekwon-do then, because that is stand-up fighting as well. 8 limbs? Isn’t it just 4? Oh….he is still quite young with many more years of successful fighting ahead of him. ๐Ÿ™‚ Yes, if you don’t mind sending it?

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                    3. 2 hands, 2 elbows, 2 knees, 2 feet. st. pierre has not fought since 2013. he stepped out of the game at his peak, as champion, undefeated since 2007. okay, where do i send it?

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