Food·Posted on Feb 15, 201720 Filipino Food Quirks That Pinoys Don't Realize Are WeirdEating pansit for long life because logic.by Isabelle LauretaBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Dipping pan de sal in hot coffee as you would do with Oreos in milk. Twitter: @ALDUBHashtagSQ 2. Soaking rice in soup like you would do with cereals in milk. Twitter: @_manzanocharm 3. Eating rice for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Sometimes even as a snack. Twitter: @haniiemae KANIN IS LIFE. 4. Having pansit on your birthday and eating the long noodles because it apparently brings a longer life. Twitter: @_youknees 5. Only using one glass for alcohol (aka tagay) when drinking with your barkada. Twitter: @JunnevelleA / Twitter: @jamespalos Because contagious illnesses are only good when they're shared. 6. Adding sugar to spaghetti to make it sweet, or should I say, Filipino-style. Del Monte Italians are SHOOK! 7. And of course, adding chopped hot dogs into the sauce too! Twitter: @benjthehoe 8. Pairing sweet rice cake with savory pig's blood stew. Twitter: @ashlyladycha Hey, don't knock it ’til you've tried it. 9. Eating champorado (chocolate rice porridge) with tuyo (salty dried fish). Twitter: @cophiesich It's like eating a salted caramel but 99,999x better. 10. Treating gravy at KFC like it's a soup. Twitter: @dunge0nb0y 11. Calling street food ridiculous names like "Adidas" for grilled chicken feet. Twitter: @gilbert_sakay1 12. "Helmet" for chicken heads. Twitter: @encyclotweedia 13. And "betamax" for grilled coagulated blood. Twitter: @ajbxby As if grilled chicken feet, chicken heads, and coagulated blood aren't already weird on their own. 14. Putting soft drinks — you know, soda — in plastic bags and sipping it from there through a straw. Twitter: @_TheLifeofPau 15. Buying water from the sari-sari store and getting it in a plastic bag meant for ice, hence the name "ice tubig." Twitter: @efrilabella / ABS CBN 16. Spreading a nationwide rumor that siopaos are made from cat's meat. Twitter: @carloespeleta_ 17. Two words: BANANA KETCHUP. Twitter: @bronkula 18. Having skewered hot dogs and marshmallows as handa for your birthday. Twitter: @xjayballesteros You'll see it at every children's birthday party. 19. Milkfish-flavored chips. Twitter: @maui_khuleth 20. And finally, having food come to you instead of getting it yourself. Twitter: @LizuKite / Twitter: @halfphrodite That's if you don't miss the fleeting moment they come to your doorstep.