Hugh Harper, aka @HungryHugh, takes us to Pasadena and introduces us to his extended family at CHAASTE Family Market. The family-owned business has been around for 35 years and is a warm and welcoming Filipino Turo-Turo (Point-Point) restaurant and market famous for their Turon! Learn about the rich history behind CHAASTE, get a look at their home-cooked comfort foods, and stay tuned for a surprise they have in store for Hugh.
About Hugh Harper:
Hugh Harper is a Los Angeles-based foodie who has a normal 9 to 5 job, but his true passion is FOOD. When he’s not working, he takes pictures of food from all over Los Angeles, and Orange County to share on Instagram.
He’s an avid traveler and has been to over a dozen countries throughout Europe and Asia. When he’s there, Hugh loves to not only immerse himself in local culture but also the local cuisine – which makes every trip so much more memorable.
Hugh wants to share his photos and experiences with everyone because there’s nothing better than sharing a great experience or delicious dish with someone else.
About CHAASTE Family Market:
The CHAASTE Family Market is located in the beautiful city of Pasadena, CA. Founded by Susan and Arthur Esteban in 1987, this family-owned market has been Pasadena’s number one Filipino-American stop for 35 years and counting! Come to CHAASTE Family Market to enjoy some fresh and delicious Filipino food, explore the aisles of favorite goodies from the Philippines or just come to chat with the family! CHAASTE is the place to gather and keep the culture alive! Our family is growing every day and we want you to be a part of it!
“Merienda,” aka Snack Time, is a part of MYX Global’s new Youtube content line-up. The show follows influential content creators in food and culinary arts who take us on a snack time journey to Filipino-owned restaurants where they explore the menu, talk to the Chefs, share their tasting reactions, and give us their recommendations.