TOKYO MILK CHEESE FACTORY: Japan’s Popular Milk Cheese Cookies now in Manila!

Finally, Japan’s popular confectionery Tokyo Milk Cheese Factory is now open in Manila! They are known for their luxurious treats made from the finest ingredients–Hokkaido milk and the world’s best cheeses. Light, crispy, and melt-in-your-mouth, these cookies are sure to get you hooked! In addition to their signature Salt & Camembert, Honey & Gorgonzola, and … Continue reading TOKYO MILK CHEESE FACTORY: Japan’s Popular Milk Cheese Cookies now in Manila!

How to Make the Perfect Paella and Sangria with Doña Elena? (Photo Essay)

Once you have the right ingredients, a good recipe, and the proper techniques, you can also make your own paella and sangria at home this Christmas season.  Here’s a photo essay of how to make your own perfect Paella and Sangria with Doña Elena…  

AGOS by Chef Tatung: Best New Filipino Restaurant in 2016?! @TheMallofAsia

(As featured in 10 Most Awesome New Homegrown Restaurants That Matter in Manila 2016!)   AGOS is a Filipino-Spanish restaurant by Chef Myke Tatung Sarthou inspired by Madrid Fusion and the 250 years of Manila-Acapulco Galleon Trade.  The name means “flow” or “current” (of water). The restaurant is designed like a cruise ship boat and … Continue reading AGOS by Chef Tatung: Best New Filipino Restaurant in 2016?! @TheMallofAsia

CALABOO: Awesome Carabao Milk Butter & Premium Carabao Cheese! @GawadKalingaHQ

CalaBoo Creamery is a Social Enterprise by GK Enchanted Farm in partnership with the Philippine Carabao Center, who aims to fulfill the Filipino dream of ending poverty for smallholder farmers, by producing proudly Filipino farm fresh milk from grass-fed carabao products that are naturally healthy and yummy! They produce some of the best dairy products … Continue reading CALABOO: Awesome Carabao Milk Butter & Premium Carabao Cheese! @GawadKalingaHQ

SAGADA CELLAR DOOR: Agadulay’s Kitchen Igorot Dinner and Sagada Craft Beer Experience! (A Review)

CELLAR DOOR by Andrew Chinaplan Jr. and Binggirl Clements is Sagada’s first and only private dining, wine cellar, and craft brewery place. Bing prepares her signature Igorot and Ilonggo Buffet (at least 3 hours prior reservation required) at Agadulay’s Kitchen. They can also serve a French Buffet by Sagada-based French Chef Aklay, but you have to reserve … Continue reading SAGADA CELLAR DOOR: Agadulay’s Kitchen Igorot Dinner and Sagada Craft Beer Experience! (A Review)

Ultimate Taste Test 2016: And the Winners are…

Read First: 14th Ultimate Taste Test 2016 Edition @SMAuraPremier Convention Center! (Photo Essay) Here are the Top 12 Food Purveyors who were rated 3.8 and above by food critics during the Ultimate Taste Test 2016. And the winners are…

SAGADA DEATH RITUALS: On Hanging Coffins, Panag-Apoy and Echoes of Old Igorot Traditions

Sagada’s mysterious Hanging Coffins at Echo Valley attest to the 2,000-year-old Igorot burial traditions that have fascinated the world. Pinewood coffins suspended with primitive wires and ropes along limestone cliffs act as vessels to heaven. The departed assume a fetal position, as it is believed that souls should leave the earth the same way they … Continue reading SAGADA DEATH RITUALS: On Hanging Coffins, Panag-Apoy and Echoes of Old Igorot Traditions

Sagada’s Marlboro: Basking in a Sea of Clouds at Kamanbaneng Sunrise Peak! (Photo Essay)

Whenever I think of Sagada, visions of cloud-filled vistas and verdant landscapes with a mystical allure come to mind. There is something just so transcendental about Mountain Provinces—it’s probably because they’re so close to the sky!   On our visit to the chilly Mountain Province, the team embarked on adventures that tested us in every … Continue reading Sagada’s Marlboro: Basking in a Sea of Clouds at Kamanbaneng Sunrise Peak! (Photo Essay)

How to get to Sagada Direct via Bus? @Biyaheroes

How to get to Sagada Direct via Bus @BIYAHEROES? (CODA Lines Bus from Cubao—Sagada) 1) Go to www.biyaheroes.com and book your seats online! 2) Choose your schedule. Look out for CODA Lines for an streamlined Manila to Sagada experience. 3) Choose your seats with realtime seat selector. 4) Fill out passenger details (even passenger discounts … Continue reading How to get to Sagada Direct via Bus? @Biyaheroes

Ultimate Taste Test 14th Edition @SMAuraPremier Convention Center! (Photo Essay)

The 14th Annual Ultimate Taste Test brought some of 2016’s best Food Purveyors together at the SMX Convention Center in SM Aura, Taguig.   Food critics were able to sample the creations from 34 food entrepreneurs who showcased their yummy and unique products. Here’s a photo essay of Ultimate Taste Test 2016 at SMX Aura…