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The facility will process more than 750,000 metric tons of crops including rice, maize, yam, cassava, groundnuts and peas every year, according to the agency.
Options in the last group include coconut avocado margaritas and frozen negronis using ube, a purple yam.
My favorite dish there so far is a yam som-o, which is normally made from pomelo, a citrus fruit the size of a cantaloupe that grows in the tropics.
After a traditional feast of lobster, clam meat, turtle, pickled fish and yams cooked in coconut milk, Mills had to perform the sacred Beizam shark dance, which is rarely seen outside Mer, in front of the Elders and the community.
Pour off half the liquid from the can of yams and discard.
The ramen come in vegetable broth with yam noodles, mushrooms, seasonal veggies and sesame paste.
True yams originated in South America and Africa and have a rough, scaly brown skin.
Look for frozen ube and grated cassava, lumpia, baking mixes and an entire freezer with ice creams in flavors like ube-macapuno (purple yam and coconut) and halo halo, a popular Filipino dessert.
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