Galapong or Coconut Rice Cake is the popular local delicacy in Tantangan, an Ilocano-dominated town. It is usually cooked in a clay pot, lined with banana leaves and with ingredients that includes pilit na bigas, coconut milk, brown sugar, evaporated milk, chicken eggs and buko.
Tantangan's biggest Galapong
The launching of the Biggest Galapong was part of the 5th Kulitangtang Festival and 54th Foundation Anniversary of the Municipality of Tantangan. Also in the photos is Vice Mayor Dasilao and other municipal officials, employees and Tantangeños lining up to have their share of Tantangan's Best Galapong.