Blending Food & Culture: How and Why We Cook

July 8, 2021

On this episode of Makilala TV, hosts Jen, Cristina & Rachelle received two chefs and food experts that share their experience creating delicious dishes while representing their cultural heritage.  They are Melanie Cecilio & Yana Gilbuena.

Episode Number
88
Program
Neighborhood
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Makilala TV

The first Filipino-American TV Talk Show. "Makilala" means "get to know" in Tagalog. Get to know us as we talk to the community leaders, innovators, advocates and emerging artists who affect Filipino life in the NY Tri-state area.

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