Gift Idea: Indulgence by Irene Cheesecakes


*Updated with more products and links* (Oct.1, 2014) Does it seem like a chore to shop for gifts especially during the Christmas Season. Looking for something new and fresh especially for those people who seem to have everything. Then I have the just the answer, perfect cheesecakes for gifts, … [Read more...]

Ippudo Philippines Opens in SM Mega Fashion Hall


I first tried out Ippudo in HK at their Silvercord branch and was amazed at their unique queuing system. A couple of weeks ago, Manila welcomed its first Ippudo Philippines branch at the SM Mega Fashion Hall. I got there around 10:30am and was so surprised to find the restaurant half full already. … [Read more...]

St. Marc Cafe opens First Store in SM Mega Fashion Hall

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St. Marc Cafe from Japan formally opened their first store in SM Fashion Hall. St. Marc Cafe is a popular chain that opened it's first store in Ginza, Japan in 1988 and now has over 350 stores in Japan alone. Their signature product is the Chococro or chocolate croissant, is a butter croissant wrap … [Read more...]

Australian Sojourn at Makati Shangri-la’s Circles Event Cafe

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Makati Shangri-la's Circles Event Cafe takes you on a trip to the Down Under with their Australian Sojourn food festival. The food festival features dishes by Chef Matthew McCool of Shangri-la Sydney and will run from September 26 to October 2, 2014 only. Chef McCool specializes in modern Australian … [Read more...]

Chef Bruce Lim’s Rustique Kitchen


Chef Bruce Lim is back with a new restaurant called Rustique Kitchen. He partners with Tony Boy Cojuangco and Gretchen Baretto to take over the old space of La Regalade. If you've been to La Regalade before, the space is still the same save for removing the dividers between tables and making the … [Read more...]