IT WAS a gleaming ilustrado evening when power couple Manny and Bing Juaneza celebrated their Filipiniana-themed 40th wedding anniversary at Casa Real in Iloilo City.
Family and close friends of the Juaneza couple came in their elegant Filipiniana gowns and Barong Tagalog to witness the couple renew their marriage vows officiated by Rev. Msgr. Sergio Jamuyot.
Chef Miguel Cordova of DoVa restaurant whipped up with Filipino cuisines like native chicken tinola soup boiled with lemon grass.
Chef Miguel also served Spanish appetizers such as Chicken Galantina, Chorizo Recado, and Tostado, as well as western flavors such as braised belly in tamarind glaze and prawn in bihud butter.
A violin and strings ensemble accompanied songstress diva Jessa Juatas who serenaded everyone with romantic Tagalog and Ilonggo classic songs.
Cheers Manny and Bing!