Treasures of Turkey at Circles Event Cafe in Makati Shangri-La

Treasures of Turkey

The Circles Event Cafe at Makati Shangri-La, Manila has a new food festival called "Treasures of Turkey" that runs from August 1-10, 2014. They have brought in Chefs Harun Imre and Ramazan Edrem from Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul to prepare a slew of Turkish specialties during the 10 day event. I … [Read more...]

Starbucks Goes Third Wave with Starbucks Reserve

starbucks reserve

After having lunch in Wrong Ramen last Monday, I took the opportunity of both killing time and maximizing our parking by checking out Starbucks Reserve. The Starbucks logo is still in front of the store, the only indication is logo and name on the handles of the glass door. Once you enter, you'll … [Read more...]

Le Jardin BGC, French with A View

le jardin

Le Jardin (means the garden in English) is a fairly new French restaurant in happening BGC. It is owned by Chef Gils Brault of Toris Gourmands in Ho Chi Minh City(Saigon), Vietnam, Chef Jonas Ng (Huat Pot) and Chef Hasset Go (Med Chef).  I had been hearing not so nice things about Le Jardin so was … [Read more...]

Go Fish Ocean Emporium in Granville Island, Vancouver

Go Fish Ocean Emporium

I tried Pajo's in Steveston last year after remembering that it tasted wonderful 8 years ago but was let down by cold soggy fries plus the fish was on the oily side. So I researched and discovered Go Fish Ocean Emporium., but it was located in Vancouver, a bit of travel from Richmond. I filed it … [Read more...]