City Launches Bake Off Challenge

City Mayor Renato Y. Gustilo taste the sample pasalubong     The participants together with local officials and func-
entry at the Pavilion inside the Peoples Park, Brgy. 3               tionaries posed for posterity during the display of the
                                                                                                  various entry of Pasalubong challenge

The city government of San Carlos thru the Negosyo Center headed by Ma. Novah Sollesta started the Bake Off Challenge 2021: Search for the Next Pasalubong of San Carlos City”, Oct. 30 at the Pavilion, People's Park.

At least 5 local pastry makers participated in said baking challenge and showed off their enticing delicacies including Amazing Sweets with their Brookies (Brownies and Cookies Combination), Joaquin's Cakes and Pastries with Buko Pie, Ma. Awani Hotel & Suites with Pineapple Medley Pudding, Buttered Girlfriend Cafe with Belgian Oat Cookies and Insikwate Cafe with Tablea Brownies.
Sollesta said, the Bake Off challenge is one way of promoting food tourism in the city since the product entries are already famous among local residents; making it readily available as pasalubong or food gifts for tourists and other visiting guests; and, to encourage micro entrepreneurs to start their own.
Said baking contest was initially judged yesterday while online voting continues until Novermber 13.