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New Flavor: Gabi Ice Cream

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Belle Piccio | Dec 05, 2013

New Flavor: Gabi Ice Cream

Malunggay, pili, salabat, sili and tinutong flavored ice creams… and the new addition, GABI ice cream only at Php60.00-Php79.00!

gabi(Taro/Natong/Gabi/Apay Ice Cream photo by Bicolano Man)

Gabi also known as apay, katnga, natong or taro. It is widely available throughout the archipelago. Its leaves, stems and corms are consumed and form part of the local cuisine like the popular recipe laing which is inspired by pinangat (a dish that originated in Bicol region).

Taro is an excellent source of potassium and contains some vitamins B, C, E and calcium. Its leaves contain good amounts of vitamins A and C, fiber and protein.

To taste these ice creams, visit 1st Colonial Grill located at:

  • Daraga Branch - Villa Amada Bldg, Rizal St. Sagpon, Daraga, Albay | Contact #: (052) 4811212, (052) 4831212
  • Legazpi Branch - G/F, Pacific Mall, Landco Business Park, Legazpi City | Contact # (052) 820-0985

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