Habitwelas Cooking Competition Sears Rainy Morning

The Habitswelas Cooking Competition took center stage this morning at the Rizal Square public plaza and engaged the barangays to a simmering experience with the local dish bechuylas or habitwelas.  

1st Place- Brgy. Codcod                                           Habitswelas Cooking Contest at Rizal Square, Public Plaza

Ten out of 18 barangays accepted the challenge of cooking bechuylas beans in two categories- classic and innovative styles where Barangay Codcod emerged as 1st placer in both categories followed by Brgy. 3 - 2nd also in both categories while Brgy. 5 won 3rd place for the classic category and Brgy. Punao -3rd place for the innovative category.
The classic style of cooking betchuylas is with pork meat and cabbage with soupy texture while the innovative showed a different kind of approach to the Sancarlosenos favorite bechuylas. Brgy. Codcod was able to create Sushi out of bechuylas while Brgy. 3 - Shawarma and B-Punao - Tortang Habitwelas.
1st place winners in both classic and innovative categories received cooking pots and Petron Gasul LPG with cooking range while the 2nd and 3rd placers got cooking pots. Non-winners received P500 as consolation prize.
Said activity was initiated by San Carlos City Negosyo Center in coordination with Petron Gasul as part of the 59th Charter Day celebration of San Carlos City on July 1, 2019.