Tops and Bests

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    Dishes to Bring Good Luck This Chinese New Year

    February 7, 2018 7:00 pm by Cat Lo

    Chinese New Year is just around the corner, but aside from the addicting tikoy you expect to binge on this Lunar New Year, what other lucky delights can you enjoy this season? Check out these yummy-to-the-tummy dishes (and other ways to bring you good luck HERE. They’re not only superbly […]

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    The History of Balut

    February 1, 2018 7:00 pm by Taste.Company

    Photo Courtesy of CNN By Kristine Cannon I vaguely remember the first time my Filipino mother ate balut. “What is this purple egg?” I asked her, as she carefully placed a carton into the cart at the local Asian market. “It’s balut,” she responded casually. “Ba-what?” I asked. “Balut. Basically, […]

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    11 Asian-American Food Bloggers to Follow in 2018

    January 25, 2018 7:00 pm by Taste.Company

    Photo Courtesy of High End Beauty Retouching By Kristine Cannon New year, more food, please. For those looking to pepper their Instagram feed with a bit more food porn or craving culinary inspiration to spice up their year, skip the cookbook aisle of your local bookstore and head straight to […]

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    5 Interesting Themed Cafes

    October 6, 2017 10:00 am by Marge Gavan

    Gone are the days when being cool means getting spotted at Starbucks. With the advent of the specialty cafés in the Philippines, coffee consumers have suddenly been presented with a lot of options. It’s a brutal competition; it’s not enough that a café serves good specialty coffee, they should also […]

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    25 Seeds & Café Fleur: Chef Sau del Rosario Showcases his Kapampangan Roots

    September 5, 2017 7:00 pm by Gabriella Galvez

    Pampanga is a province of delectable eats, all thanks to the Spanish who christened Pampanga as the first province on Luzon Island in 1571. The kapampangans spent the following centuries learning the basics of Spanish cooking from the friars and sailors that they worked for and with. This first-hand exposure […]

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    Read Up! Four Book Cafés in Metro Manila

    July 28, 2017 12:00 am by Cheenee Otarra

    Enter Platform 9 ¾ at Tweedle Book Café in Quezon City (Photo from: Tweedle) When it’s raining more often, it’s the perfect time to read a book with a cup of coffee. Thankfully, a number of book cafés have cropped up around the Metro to give us time for ourselves […]

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    7 Kid-Friendly Eating Places in Singapore

    July 24, 2017 8:00 am by Katrina Castaneda

    Now that you’ve plotted the places to visit with your kid, now the next question in mind is “where to eat?” And there is nothing good food cannot fix especially after a long day of walk that feels like eternity. We give you places to choose from where you could […]

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    Where to Eat: Estancia Mall

    July 21, 2017 7:00 pm by Karla Ramos

    If you are out in Capitol Commons, be sure to check out the posh Estancia Mall. It has a luxurious yet laid back vibe perfect for bonding with friends and family. It is dog-friendly too, so those of you with fur babies can bring your pets for a walk while […]

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    8 Comfort Foods To Keep You Company This Rainy Season

    July 16, 2017 7:00 pm by Bettina Bacani

    In relation to our previous article “Five Indoor Activities to Keep The Blues Away This Rainy Season ” we’ve listed down some of the most comforting dishes from our favorite restaurants this July for those who’d rather eat than play during the gloomiest days. 1. French Flair (P390) and Aussie […]

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    5 Places to Dine In At Ayala Malls The 30th

    July 13, 2017 7:00 pm by Karla Ramos

    Photo courtesy of  Ayala Land A fairly new mall, Ayala Malls “The 30th”, is the first Ayala mall in Pasig. A sprawling commercial area with abundant open space and greenery, The Ayala Malls the 30th has the makings of becoming your new favorite getaway from the hustle and bustle of […]