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Hindi na banana cue! La Castellana to boast banana stick as major delicacy

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Banana sticks will be the signature delicacy of La Castellana town in Negros Occidental, as officials bared plans to promote the product.

La Castellana Mayor Rhumyla Nicor-Mangilimutan made the announcement during the 22nd Banana Festival kick off that runs until April 7.

Mangilimutan said they want to make sure their banana sticks are different from the “usual” delicacies such as pinasugbo and banana chips.

She said she has asked the different barangays to regulate the selling of bananas outside of the town, as they need the fruits for banana sticks production.

The yearly festival showcase different kind of bananas produce from the town’s 13 barangays.