SM Supermalls and the Philippine STAR celebrate the flavors of Philippine regional cuisine with its My City My SM My Cuisine campaign. This SM mall-wide culinary roadshow will stop at SM City Bacolod to feature personalities who play important roles in the rich food tradition and industry of the city and Negros Occidental province.

Moreover, an open category cooking contest featuring two signature recipes from Bacolod will be held on October 26, 2011 from 10AM – 1PM at the Event Centre of SM City Bacolod. It will highlight Bacolod’s very own FRESH LUMPIA and PIYAYA which will have two winners, one for the entrée and one for the dessert.

Those interested may submit their information such as name, address, occupation (if student, state your school, course and level), choice of menu (fresh lumpia or piyaya) and recipe for six serving together with your thoughts on food and Filipino cuisine to

Winners will be selected on the following criteria: 30% Faithfulness to the original recipe or dish, 40% Taste, 15% Use of ingredients and 15% Presentation.

Grand winners for the entrée and dessert will receive 5,000 worth of SM Gift Pass with SM Homeworld gift packs each while the second and third placers will be given 3,000 and 2,000 worth of SM Gift Pass, respectively, with SM Homeworld gift packs. Other participants will get 1,000 worth of SM Gift Pass and with SM Homeworld gift packs each.

Entry forms shall be submitted to the Public Relations Officer at the SM Mall admin office at the back of SM Foodcourt. Deadline for submission is on October 24, Monday at 12NN.