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  Post by: Evangeline Necio | 9/16/2013 8:10:25 AM  

  It was an exhilarating experience for the College of International Hospitality & Tourism Management (CIHTM) to be part of the 44th Batangas City Foundation Day Celebration. CIHTMs HRM & LICA students once again took pride to bring home the cash prize, trophy for the institution and medals for each contestant when they were awarded first runner up for the Pasiklaban ng Kalderetang Batangas 2013 last July 18, 2013 at the Batangas Sports Colliseum.

The competition which is an annual feature of the Sublian Festival depicting the theme Batangenyong Sama-sama, Tagumpay Kayang-kaya was participated by seven schools and universities offering HRM, Culinary Arts and Home Economics programs in the province. Contestants needed to prepare on the spot Kalderetang Kambing as the main course with accompaniment of their own choice good for four servings. It tested ones creativity also on plating and presenting the local dish in a global or international perspective.

The judges were composed of celebrity chefs and general managers of hotels and restaurants. Three television networks; two from national and 1 regional were present also to cover the events. It was the second time for DLSL to join in this competition, Last 2012, it garnered the highest award for the contestants were hailed Champion, this year DLSL is still included in the list of the top three schools that has the most delectable and best Kalderetang Kambing, one of the special delicacies f the province. Hence, CIHTM is looking forward for the next year Pasiklabang ng Kalderetang Batangas and will try to regain the title of being the Champion.

Moreover, the institution extends its Congratulations to the following contestants and coach:

Ms. Marivic Llanes (LICA)
Richard Marco (HRM)
Salvacion Castaeda (HRM)
Crystal Gay Sulit (LICA)
Mr. Patrick Maravila (Coach),