🇵🇭. The Philippines archipelago comprises around 7,000 islands, each with its own history, culture, and identity. Filipino cuisine reflects the influences of Spanish, British, American, and Japanese colonization, as well as significant influences from Chinese, Mexican, and Pacific Island cultures, all of which are visible in traditional and contemporary dishes.
Considering the different landmasses and the historical ties with many nations, it is easy to understand why the cuisine is so diverse and offers such a varied palate.
Filipino Food Facts