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Davao Food Appreciation Tour 2015

Davao Food Appreciation Tour 2015

Written by Ria Jose

Davao Food Appreciation Tour 2015

Davao Food Appreciation Tour 2015

Davao Food Appreciation Tour (DFAT) is the flagship project of a small group of Davao Bloggers. DFAT began in 2008 as a project to entice bloggers and tourists to visit Davao City and try the various food and culinary delights that local restaurants have to offer.

Davao region is one of the country’s food baskets with an abundance of fruits and vegetables, fresh seafood, affordable meals, and a wealth of restaurants offering memorable food experiences.

Every year, Davao plays host to a food and travel bloggers from all over Philippines. Since 2008, DFAT has provided exciting gastronomic experiences to its participants with fun tours and exciting adventure stops on the side. With various companies, food establishments, and the Department of Tourism (DOT) Region XI Office as partners, DFAT has grown to be one of the most anticipated blogging event in the Philippines. This year, DFAT will be from May 1 to 4, 2015.

DFAT 2015 is powered by SMART Communications.

#SmartSummer #SmartLiveAllOut

#SmartSummer #SmartLiveAllOut

With SMART LTE Pocket WiFi, the DFAT 2015 Team will be able to share their #SmartSUMMER updates through their blogs and their social media accounts.

This year, DFAT’s food trips will take place at some of Davao’s best restaurants and cafes:

Here’s the DFAT 2015 Foodie and Fun Adventure Map:


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DFAT 2012: Snacks at Ranchero

Written by Ria Jose

Ranchero

Ranchero

The 2012 edition of the famed Davao Food Appreciation Tour (DFAT) had its opening salvo at the Ranchero. The Filipino-inspired restaurant served up a delectable assortment of Filipino merienda dishes.

The merienda opened with fresh and fried lumpia and pancit canton. There were also servings of the classic Filipino merienda dish dinuguan with, of course, puto (rice cake).

Ranchero's Kakanin Trio

Ranchero’s Kakanin Trio


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DFAT 2011: Lachi’s Sans Rival Atbp

Written by Ria Jose

Lachis Sans Rival Atbp

Lachis Sans Rival Atbp

The Davao Food Appreciation Tour 2011 (DFAT) wouldn’t be DFAT if we didn’t stopover Lachi’s Sans Rival Atbp, the birthplace of all Davao Food Trips.

Lachi’s is one of the most popular restaurants and pastry shops in Davao City. Established several decades ago, Lachi’s popularity rose when they opened up a little shop. From this little shop, Lachi’s homecooked meals and pastries have become a buzz word. The little shop has expanded into something a bit bigger and their pastries are now staples at many cafes and restaurants.
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DFAT 2011 Sponsor: Pixie’s Sinugba

Written by Ria Jose

Pixie's Sinugba

Pixie's Sinugba

Our Davao Food Appreciation Tour 2011 (DFAT) participants will be having a sumptuous seafood lunch at Pixie’s Sinugba before they head to the airport.

Pixie’s Sinugba serves various fish and seafood dishes that use only the freshest ingredients from the Davao markets. You must try their boneless grilled milkfish and their sizzling crabmeat. DFAT participants will surely go home with full tummies filled with good memories of Davao and Davao food.
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