Merci’s Vigan Longanisa is a family legacy handed down for the past 10 decades.
Grandma Merced’s passion were her food products, one of which is her Vigan Special Longanisa was a favorite of former President Elpidio Quirino who is from Vigan. It was also served during the official visit of the former President Barak Obama in 1915 and in 1916 was again served during the inauguration of the President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. Many makes a pun that Merci’s Vigan Longanisa should be called is “The Presidents Longanisa”
The ingredients used in the manufacture of Merci’s Vigan Longanisa are mostly local, like the Vinegar used is “Bennal”, the “Ilocano Balsamic Vinegar” and Ilocano Garlic. It is a true Filipino Product.