‘You know you’re Filipino when …’: Winnipeggers share an insider’s look at their culture

By | June 12, 2019

Do you know your lumpia from your adobo? 

What’s a tito? A tita? 

And what’s the secret sound to get a Filipino’s attention? 

In honour of Canada’s first-ever Filipino Heritage Month, we asked a bunch of Filipino Winnipeggers to tell us the best thing about being a Filipino.

Watch the video above for their thoughts on food, family, hospitality, nicknames and misconceptions. 

Video by Jim Agapito, Matt Purchase, Paul Stabell, Ryan Nash, and Aleksandra Osipova.