Le Chef at The Manor, Baguio City

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You may wonder what we did in Baguio last February? We skipped all the usual tourist attractions like Burnham Park, Wright Park even the market since our vehicles didn't have enough space for all the veggies we wanted to buy. We did go to Mines View not see the St. Bernard or the views but to buy ... [Read More]

A Couple of Restaurant Revisits and Favorite Food Finds

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I have eaten at several restaurants once. There are only a few places that I've been back twice or more and even lesser restaurants that I want to return again and again. These two restaurants are ones are ones that I don't mind going back over and over again. ... [Read More]

Food Finds at Connie’s Kitchen Deli

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I had a craving for Bucky's and when I Googled it I was surprised that Connie's Kitchen Deli carried it. I've passed by this store along 4th street  in New Manila countless of times but I never thought to stop because I thought the store only sold Connie's Kitchen products which are also ... [Read More]

Hey Gourmet! Ensaymadas

Hey Gourmet! Ensaymadas

New bakers have a decision to make when starting a business. They either follow the trends and make what everybody else makes or reinvent a classic and give it a twist. This is what Hey Gourmet! did with the Filipino favorite ensaymada.   ... [Read More]

Mr. Moo’s Fresh Milk & Kesong Puti – SM Megamall

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When I first went to Mr. Moo's in Tagaytay I didn't buy anything unlike my friends who bought several liters of milk each. You see I don't drink milk. I don't hate it I just don't love it. ... [Read More]

Reyes Barbecue

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What do you eat when you're really hungry and craving for a hearty meal? I eat pork barbecue. ... [Read More]

Cebu’s Original Lechon Belly at Mall of Asia

Cebu's Original Lechon Belly at Mall of Asia - 1:4 kilo spicy boneless Cebu lechon belly 2

Lechon or even Cebu's famous lechon doesn't really excite me. At parties I would just eat a little skin if it was crunchy and would skip the meat altogether. Cebu's lechon tastes a little better but still I don't find myself wanting to eat it. ... [Read More]

Cebu Best Pasalubong Atbp

Cebu's Best chocolate covered dried mangoes

If you've ever tried Cebu Best Mango Chocolate from Philippines Airlines and have been looking where to buy it you've come to the right place. We went to their store while we were in Cebu just to buy this elusive treat. If you've never tried this delicious sliver of dried mango dipped in dark ... [Read More]

Herb’s Best Healthy Pantry

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A few months ago I received an email from Herb's Best International founder Fannie Guanzon inviting me to dinner at her home.This is Fannie, my gracious and beautiful host for dinner.Herb's Best Fannie GuanzonFounded in 2004 by Ms. Fannie Guanzon, it started out by partnering with a poor farming ... [Read More]

Sarap Pinoy’s Ready Mixes – Bibingka Love

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What would your kids say if they came home from school and you have hot, freshly baked bibingka for their merienda? They will probably think you bought it right? Well, now you can honestly say that you made it yourself. Yesterday I received two big boxes of goodies from my friend who makes all ... [Read More]