Thank you all for coming to the successful UTT12: 4th Rockwell Ultimate Taste Test at the Power Plant Mall Tent, co-presented by San Miguel Lifestyle Brews, who provided the awesome food and beer pairing for the event!
Here’s a photo essay of the event highlights and my favorites during the 12th UTT…
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- Ultimate Taste Test XII: 4th Rockwell UTT @PowerPlantMall (A Photo Essay)
The 4th Rockwell Ultimate Taste Test is the 12th UTT event, running for 5 years now since August 2009.
Our kids liked Buffy’s Chocolate Milk and the Strawberry Yogurt Drink, all made from carabao’s milk.
The buffalo’s milk is extra creamy, which our boys love. 🙂
Most foodies raved about Bhe’st Lasagna, which is indeed one of the best lasagnas we’ve tasted. Remember to order for your next potluck dinner this Christmas season.
From the family that created Nutella Rocks comes Kisstachio…
…an oatmeal cookie made of kisses and pistachio, with Coco Natura Sugar from Sweet Fevrier.
Belly Bob’s Boneless Lechon Belly de Cebu was also a big hit among foodies.
Most people loved the chopped lechon belly and sisig. 🙂
Thank you, Em, for coming early and for the support!
The former owners of Red Ribbon have finally relaunched their brand as Red Spatula, starting with their iconic mamon, which comes in different flavors. I like the Dulce de Leche variant.
The Banana Loaf with different flavors from Chichi’s Pastries.
I personally like the Chocnut Banana Loaf.
Foodies loved TWG Singapore’s Best Macarons!
For coffee jelly fanatics, check out Dolci Coffee Jelly (www.mydolci.com).
The Blue Bell Red Velvet and Sea Salt Caramel was so good and one of the best ice creams in UTT12.
Best healthy snack for me–Cuptain Cupcakes‘ Roasted Cacao Nib Crunch with Chia and Flax Seeds! Nice creation from Claudine Mijares and Paolo Reyes. 🙂
My son Aidan vs. Richie (the Pickiest Eater)–a UTT Tradition. 🙂
Julian Aherrera’s The Crumbly Oven Chocolate Cookies.
Interesting Gourmet Baked Rellenong Bangus, created by Reggie Aspiras for the Fisher Farms.
Tuna Pasties by Rosanna Hwang’s Pink Mixer Bakery.
Thanks to the Pepita’s Kitchen family for coming to UTT12!
Our favorite Puto with Leche Flan on Top from Briet’s Dessert Station.
I like General’s Lechon‘s new creation–Garlic Sausages a la Lucban Longganisa.
Thanks to the General’s Lechon family for coming and supporting UTT12!
Love the vibe of the UTT event, which is a mix of Foodie’s Cocktail Party, Food Blogger’s EB, and Food Vendor’s celebration of Manila’s new flavors. 🙂
Thank you, Len of The Mommist, for coming with your family. 🙂
Thanks to Sandy Allan-Beltran of The Reading Room for the support!
Thanks to Spanky of The Daily Spanx for the awesome hosting of UTT12!
Thanks to Jane of Sugar & Spice and Everything Nice and family for coming!
One of my favorite healthy treats in UTT–Pumpkin Jam inspired by Kaya and the Gluten-free, Vegan Dark Chocolate Cookies from Jertie’s Kitchen.
Thanks to Edy of Fog City Creamery, Chona of Homemade Treasures Cakes and Pastries, and Richard of Tales from the Tummy for coming to UTT12!
Another UTT Favorite–Crispy Pork Belly con Chorizo Paella from The Kulinarya Kitchen! They specialize in party trays, perfect for your next potluck dinner. 🙂
Miguel Aranaz of Kool Kids Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream. 🙂
Love this Salted Raw Butter from Bukidnon from The Daily Farm Manila.
Congrats to Kelvin of Merry Moo for his latest flavors–Scandalously Chocolate made from Malagos Chocolate, and White Choco Matcha. 🙂
The chocolate was velvety soft and tasted like Royce Chocolates.
Congrats to Marlyn Salvador of Wise Eats Manila for the debut of…
…the most raved-about Lamb Ham by Food Bloggers. 🙂
Thank you to San Miguel Lifestyle Brews for the Food & Beer Pairing! The San Miguel Premium was a hit with the foodies. 🙂
I love the new Pinoy chocolate flavors and packaging from Theo & Philo Chocolates.
Dulcelin Gourmet‘s Red Rice with Shrimp Shiso & Quail Eggs and Choco Cake Base with Cashew Nougatine.
Thanks to Ricky and Miko Morelos for supporting UTT12!
Thanks to Ange of The Sweet Life and Jonathan Beam of Clean Slate Food Blog for coming to the 4th Rockwell UTT!
Thanks to Trisha Saguin, also known as the Panic Baker, for supporting UTT! 🙂
The boys loved the new Dulce de Leche flavors from Chips Ahoy!
Welcome back to the Manila Blogging scene, B’ley of Blogalog! 🙂
Thanks to my brother, Rommel of Artisano Studios, for doing the Vlog series on UTT12. 🙂
My favorite Almond Butter made by Maxine Qua!
The Elvis Pie by Heston’s The Happy Monster.
Love this Corned Beef Chili by Isi Laureno’s The Chili Asylum!
Chef Eugene and Artist Reg Yuson present Fork Play’s Roast Chicken.
Roasted Chicken with natural flavors and spices with No MSG and No Artificial Preservatives 🙂
Thanks to Reg Yuson–the man behind the “Specific Gravity“ Installation Art on Boni High Street (among other works)–for sharing a bit of master builder inspiration with the boys.
Check out Butchay‘s healthy Alugbati Spreads.
The Baker of the hour–Nikko’s Baking Studio!
Their famous Sans Rival Chips…
We’ve finally launched the Our Awesome Planet App for Android, in partnership with Zynappse!
Raphael having fun with Augmented Reality at the OAP App booth. 🙂
Thanks to EricJaz Foodies for coming. 🙂
Chizu Cheese Cupcakes!
Thanks to Pierre and family of The Fruit Garden Luxury Jams for coming!
I enjoyed The Marketplace Cook-off, which was taken seriously by the UTT Foodie Participants.
Thank you to the judges of The Marketplace Cook-off!
My Mercato Partners, RJ and Vanessa Ledesma, with Yen of The Tummy Traveler, and Chucky Dreyfus of www.chuckiedreyfus.ph. Thanks, guys!
Love the Kalamansi Cupcakes from My Cup of Cake. 🙂
Thanks to the Rockwell Land family for coming!
The San Miguel Lifestyle Brews Blind Taste Test was also a hit during the UTT event. 🙂
Thanks to all the happy foodies for coming!
Thanks to Ama and Angkong for coming!
Thanks to Nestle Professional for the support. Love the Cucumber Lemon drink! 🙂
Again, thank you to all the foodies for coming to UTT! 🙂
Thank you to Michelle Cu-Unjieng of Angus Beef Tapa for coming!
Beautiful foodies at the 4th UTT event. 🙂
Thank you Chef Jam Melchor of Healthy Eats for supporting UTT12!
Loved The Slinks band, too. Thank you! 🙂
Thanks to our Rockwell Family for supporting us for 4 years already!
Thank you to the Foodie Love Team of the year!
Congratulations to all the foodie raffle winners of the day. 🙂
Thanks to Calixto and Norma Chikiamco for supporting UTT! It was awesome to finally meet you. 🙂
Thank you to Tito Rene and Tita Fortune Ledesma for supporting the 4th Ultimate Taste Test!
And the winners of the 4th Rockwell Ultimate Taste Test are…
(To be continued…)
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One thought on “Ultimate Taste Test XII: 4th Rockwell UTT @PowerPlantMall (A Photo Essay)”
I love chopped lechon belly and sisig