30 Aug '12, 1am
King of fruits takes spotlight in Durian Culinary Olympics http://t.co/IIeKaNV0
TAGUM CITY, Aug 29 (PIA) -- True to this year’s theme of Tagum City's highly celebrated Durian Festival, the Culinary Olympics highlighted the abundance of the yields of the fields and placed on limelight the King of Philippine Fruits - the durian. The Durian Culinary Olympics, one of the highlights of the seventh 2012 Durian Festival sa Tagum 2012, ended August 26 at the Trade and Cultural Center Pavilion. The Gabriel Taborin College of Lasang in Davao City was this year’s Over-All Champion, snatching it from last year’s victor, the University of Mindanao Tagum Campus of Tagum City that finished second runner up. Davao Doctors College was proclaimed first runner up. Gabriel Taborin College went home with P7,000 including a gas stove, mixer, steamer, and a blender, courtesy of Emcor Marketing. City of Tagum Tourism Council, President Alma L. Uy, expressed gratitude to the ...