Basi is a kind of wine found only here in the philippines. According to the 2015 census it has a population of 7 787 people.
And silversmithing recycling old spanish or mexican coins.
Basi ilocos. 535 likes 8 talking about this. San ildefonso officially the municipality of san ildefonso is a 5th class municipality in the province of ilocos sur philippines. The town is rich in rice corn sugarcane malunggay katuday fruit bearing trees such as star apple chico mango camachile atis.
Its main product is basi a wine made from fermented sugarcane juice. 16 1807 in the present day town of piddig ilocos norte. It is a beautiful example of a spanish colonial town in asia as it showcases old churches and ancestral houses.
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. A goddess is said to have bequeathed the art to the people of paoay town. Sukang ilocos is fermented from sugarcane juice and samak leaves.
In the philippines commercial basi is produced by first crushing sugarcane and extracting the juice. This revolt is unique as it revolves around the ilocanos love for basi sugarcane wine. It was led by pedro mateo and salarogo ambaristo and started in piddig badoc and other towns of ilocos norte.
They also make nutritious ice cream made up of. Basi is the local beverage of ilocos in northern luzon in san ildefonso where it has been consumed since before the spanish conquest. The basi revolt also known as ambaristo revolt erupted on sept.
Cottage industries include salt making. Weaving at one time using locally grown cotton. We are here in ilocos norte to learn more about this basi for it is essential for our course hrm.
Basi wine making from molasses. As well as cane vinegar. Ilocos sur has a colourful cultural heritage with exciting tourist.
Sukang iloco quezon city philippines. 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 juice is boiled in vats and then stored in earthen jars.
Ilocos sur is the province in the western part of the luzon most populous island in the philippines. The ilocos regional museum complex in vigan city has in fact a dedicated gallery to the basi revolt paintings. Pottery making twenty different types are produced in san nicolas.
Vigan is the capital of the province. Instead ilocanos were compelled to buy their wine from government stores. The basi revolt also known as the ambaristo revolt was a revolt that started on september 16 1807.