Started making basi in the year 1906 99 years after the basi revolt. Laoag city since the day basi that legendary native wine of the ilocanos became the one town one product otop of this city virgilio gaudia 56 of brgy.
Nagguilian basi is another basi brand in the northern part of the philippines.
Basi ilocos wine. Besides the traditional basi a liquor made of fermented sugarcane duhat and bugnay wines are now being sold commercially. As for the dragon fire dragon fruit wine limpe aw and ilocos norte governor imee marcos met during the international food exhibition 2015 ifex where both destileria limtuaco and the province of ilocos norte were exhibitors governor marcos saw the vigan philippine sugarcane wine basi that was specially produced for the province of ilocos sur and so she met with limpe aw to ask if. Instead ilocanos were compelled to buy their wine from government stores.
Bacsil decided to shift to sugarcane as his main crop. Basi is brewed and aged in the traditional way in glazed earthen jars burnay from upland sugar cane glutinous rice and botanical ingredients pithecolobium dulce macaranga tenarius and syzygium cumini. It is as equally.
Destileria limtuaco adopted internationally accepted wine making and processing standards and methods while maintaining the unique quality of traditional basi. Basi is very strong tool to influence the betrothal. We commemorate the ilokano s love for basi with vigan basi a premium cane wine made with sugarcane juice pressed from the best of philippine cane.
Basi del diablo wines of the salucop group inc. The light fermented sugarcane winemaker s most prominent product is the ambaristo named after the basi revolt hero pedro ambaristo. The suitor s parents normally meet with the girl s parents and agree upon dowry and the arrangement for the wedding.
The uprising that had spread in the northern towns of ilocos province was caused by the spanish colonial government s abuses in the implementation of wine monopoly and the prohibition of the manufacturing of basi a native sugarcane wine for personal consumption. If there s a singular drink that the ilocanos cannot do without in their long history as a people it is basi a sugarcane based wine infused with a tree bark called samak. The wines of ilocos norte ilocos norte is fast gaining ground in winemaking.
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