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Abi Marquez, The ‘Lumpia Queen,’ Recognized With Webby Awards Nomination


Abi Marquez, The ‘Lumpia Queen,’ Recognized With Webby Awards Nomination


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TikTok food content creator Abi Marquez, known as the internet’s “Lumpia Queen,” is up for a major award at the 28th Annual Webby Awards. She’s nominated in the Social – Food and Drink category, recognizing her big impact on the digital food scene by sharing Filipino cuisine with the world.

Marquez’s nomination is one of just five in her category, putting her in the same league as big names like America’s Test Kitchen and Jennifer Garner, showcasing their impressive contributions.

Despite being just 23 years old, Marquez has captured the hearts of millions with her culinary talents, especially with her creative take on the Filipino all-time favorite, lumpia.

With a TikTok following of 3.3 million and videos reaching over 1 billion views, Marquez’s rise to social media fame has been extraordinary. Previously recognized as TikTok Foodie Creator of the Year in 2023, Marquez’s nomination further cements her influence in the culinary industry.

@abigailfmarquez Do you have this in your hometown? MUST TRY TO!!! #foodlover #filipino #filipinorecipe #cooking #foodie #food #foodporn #cook #foodtiktok #potato #lumpia #cheese #foodietokph ♬ How`s Your Day – aAp Vision

From studying Hotel Restaurant and Institution Management at the University of the Philippines to becoming a talent at NYMA, the artist management arm of Kroma Entertainment, she showcases her commitment to transforming food into not just a culinary delight, but also an entertaining experience.

You can support Abi Marquez in the Webby Awards by voting for her in the Webby People’s Voice Awards. Your vote can help promote Filipino cuisine and bring this prestigious award home. Cast your vote before April 18th.

Photo credit: Abigail Marquez | Instagram