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What's For Media Noche?

Thinking of what to prepare tomorrow night for our media noche, to celebrate the coming of  the new year.  Usually, we celebrate a new leaf in the calendar with lots of sweets  like fruit or buko salad, cakes and the usual  food  like pancit, pasta, embutido, lumpiang shanghai, menudo (mostly  Chinese and  Spanish recipes handed down from one generation to the next). 426 more words


The Trio in La Union

It’s been three years since I last went back to La Union (it was the trip that helped me launch this blog), and last June 10, I decided to go and get some R & R before I hustle for OJT and more mature roles (more of that in another post). 576 more words


Toyo Eatery

Toyo Eatery, the latest brainchild of Chef Jordy Navarra (of former Black Sheep), is making a lot of noise in Manila’s culinary scene. Located in a hole in a wall alley along Pasong Tamo Extension, Toyo Eatery stands out with its modern minimalist look and sophisticated ambiance. 233 more words

Random Thoughts

Learn a little bit about Filipino food

The Philippines may not be a South Asian or Middle Eastern country, but it’s a worthy guest on the blog! With diverse cultures and influences from across Asia and Europe (including Spain, India, Malaysia, and China), the Philippines is home to one of the most distinct cuisines in the world: the “Pinoy” or Filipino cuisine. 60 more words


Something Worth A Try

I am afraid  I haven’t been as active posting as much as I like this month. All I have are two blog posts.  And it’s the middle of March. 186 more words


Love is Sniffed in the Air

In Love with Sisig!

(A Response by Rianne Julian)

Sisig is a famous dish from Pampanga. Pampanga is considered as the “Culinary Capital of the Philippines” 189 more words


On Filipino Cuisine and Culinary Preferences

(An Exposition by Donn Iglesias)

Many Filipinos today are said to be turning their backs on native culinary delights and are preferring foods that are foreign and popular, for those foods are considered “trending” and are viewed as being more desirable. 145 more words