New Dishes from Ginza Bairin Philippines


Ginza Bairin Philippines is one of the fairly new tonkatsu specialist that have elevated the art of the breaded pork for local diners. They currently have 2 branches in Manila, one in Glorietta 2 and another in UP Town Center. I've been to the Glorietta 2 branch a few times and have stuck to the … [Read more...]

The Bellevue Signature Club Lounge


The Bellevue Signature Club Lounge is located on the 21st floor of the Tower Wing of Bellevue Manila Hotel, a 900 square meter space for the exclusive use of Signature floor guests. Last weekend we were billeted at the Club Signature Room for our memorable staycation, which meant we had all day … [Read more...]

TGIFridays Goes Tex-Mex


TGIFriday's keeps the fun going by adding a new set of Tex-Mex dishes to its extensive menu. I got an invite to visit their newest branch in Greenbelt 3 to try them out. The TGIFriday's store occupies the previous space of National Sports Grill including the al fresco area.  The new branch is … [Read more...]

Celebrate Easter in Winter Wonderland at the Bellevue Manila


I remember always looking forward to Easter when I was young. My mom would take me to different hotels to participate in their Easter egg hunt celebrations. So when Lauren was younger, we would bring her to different places to celebrate also but the last time she went to one, she was really dismayed … [Read more...]

Kitchen Tales: Quinoa Fried Rice with Chicken Recipe


Irene and I are trying to eat healthier so we're trying to incorporate quinoa into our regular diet because of its numerous health benefits. We first bought a small pack last year in Canada and tried it as a substitute in risotto. Irene then tried to make a Quino Fried Rice with Chicken recipe where … [Read more...]