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Tempura is one of the first dishes we think of when it comes to Japanese cuisine. Just imagine it sitting atop a steaming bowl of Japanese rice, or next to a tray of soba or udon. A deep fried ebi (shrimp) coated in a puffed up, crisp, golden brown and delicious batter, pinched between chopsticks, …

21 /  09
 

Cakes have been integral in every Filipino celebration, more particularly during birthdays. This time, Red Ribbon—one of the leading bakeshops in the country—is offering a double treat to your loved ones with its new Double Deck Dedication Cake.
This two-layer cake offers more layers of chocolate goodness to make your child’s party an even happier birthday. …

20 /  09
 

Want to spend memorable, luxurious holidays in some of the country’s top hotels and resorts? Now, you and your loved ones can enjoy great getaways as Citi Card ties up with The Discovery Leisure Company, Inc. (TDLCI), to give you the most fantastic local vacations at great discounts!
Citi cardholders can avail of a host of staycation …

20 /  09
 

Meaningful occasions translated in timeless fashion served as a preview of the many celebrations that await at Casa Roces, when it recently hosted “Evento” — a food tasting and gallery exhibition showcasing thematic event concepts by some of the country’s top events and style gurus.
 

Rising up as a regal location for occasions like weddings, birthdays, …

20 /  09
 

As we become more and more exposed to toxins – from the unhealthy food that we eat to the pollution we encounter on our daily commute across the metro, our body becomes heavy because of the buildup of waste, leading to a loss of energy and an uncomfortable disposition.
Detox and regain your energy through Blue …

20 /  09
 

Looking for a new and different foodie obsession? Head over to PBCo at Estancia Mall, and you’ll find out something you should have known all along: “Everything is better with peanut butter.”
From toasts to spaghetti to fried chicken to a Pulled Pork Burger, from a late lunch to a lazy Sunday afternoon… life is more …

20 /  09
 

As the body needs regular exercise and a balanced diet, it takes time and commitment to stay healthy.
This is challenging, especially if your job keeps you sedentary throughout the day or if your tight schedule leaves you with no choice but fast food and unhealthy snacks.
While it seems that you need to overhaul your lifestyle in …

20 /  09
 

Diamond Hotel Philippines joins in celebrating Mexico’s national day this September with LA COMIDA MEXICANA, a Mexican Food Festival. The hotel’s dining destination Corniche, famed for its local and international food fiestas, will highlight the finest Mexican dishes as prepared by guest Mexican chef Daniela Romero from September 16 to 20, 2015 at the lunch …

17 /  09
 

Martell, the oldest of the great cognac Houses, celebrated its landmark 300th Anniversary with a glittering gala event which took place at the most historic premiere hotel in the Philippines – The Manila Hotel. Founded in 1715 by the inspiring entrepreneur, Jean Martell, Martell Cognac has grown into the leading global luxury cognac brand, built …

14 /  09
 

Last August 6, 2015, BOSCH, unveiled its latest built-in cooking series at WOFEX 2015, SMX Convention Center Pasay City. The new Bosch Series 8, which was granted the 2015 German Design Award, features 21 new technologies that will make hosting your next dinner party a breeze. With its intuitive and sophisticated sensors, a kitchen novice …

14 /  09
 

 
The Philippines’ historic landmark hotel served as the perfect venue for a work immersion held recently for 6 foreign students from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT), organized through a partnership with the country’s pioneer culinary education institute – the Center for Culinary Arts, Manila (CCA, Manila).
The Philippine-Canadian Collaborative International Training and Education Efforts …

13 /  09
 

Lazada (www.lazada.com.ph) – the Philippines’ One-Stop Shopping and Selling destination continues to keep its commitment of effortless shopping to Filipinos with the Lazada Mobile App. Now, Filipinos have access to more than half a million products right at their fingertips. Giving Filipinos the power to shop anything, anytime, anywhere through the Lazada Mobile App.
With the …

13 /  09
 

Knowing that inspired dishes are made at home, leading cooking gas brand Solane organized the Cuisinera Challenge 2015 Mommy Edition. The challenge recently culminated with a cook-off at the Center for Culinary Arts, Manila, where 20 participants prepared their rendition of original recipes.
Moms would certainly do well to try these winning recipes of the Solane …

13 /  09