Image of Asia: Cooking festive meal in Philippines

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Posted: Dec 23, 2014 9:41 AM
Image of Asia: Cooking festive meal in Philippines

In this photo by Aaron Favila, Filipino workers cook pigs at a roasting pit in suburban Quezon City outside Manila on Tuesday. Roasted pig is popular during celebrations in the Philippines and is traditionally served during a Christmas Eve dinner called "Noche Buena" in the predominantly Roman Catholic nation. The traditional dinner is usually served after the midnight Mass.