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Gregorian Choir of Paris delights Cebuanos


The Gregorian Choir of Paris came to Cebu under the aegis of the French Embassy, Alliance Française de Manille, Alliance Française de Cebu and Ayala Malls. The group consists of 26 male and female choristers who come from different counties. Its mission is to preserve the Gregorian chant in liturgical rites as well as perform […]

Posted: Sunday, March 1st, 2015 in Columns,Featured Columns | Read More »

Grace Park, other restos make it to famous chefs’ guide

        If culinary icon Margarita Fores is wearing a bright smile these days, it’s for a good reason. Her popular restaurant, Grace Park, has just made it to the famous “Where Chefs Eat” this year. Published by Phaidon, it’s considered the “real insider’s guide” to where to dine—600 chefs from all over […]

Go on, get KyoChon

If there’s one culture we Filipinos have embraced the most in the last few years, it has to be Korean. From television dramas and music to K-pop idols, Filipinos have become totally crazy about anything from South Korea.

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 in Food | Read More »

Dining for good luck in new Cantonese resto


Crystal Dragon, City of Dreams Manila’s premium Cantonese restaurant, welcomes the Year of the Wood Sheep with two special lauriat menus, including a dessert platter with such unlikely ingredients as Emmental cheese, desiccated coconut and sweet potato.

Posted: Thursday, February 19th, 2015 in Editor's Pick,Food,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

From P6,888 to P19,888 and P66,688–prices of Chinese New Year menus


Chinese New Year celebrations used to be a mere blip on the general consciousness.

Posted: Thursday, February 19th, 2015 in Editor's Pick,Food,Headlines | Read More »

Ideal first stop in City of Dreams


It was the talk of the town, awaited with great anticipation, much expectation, mixed feelings. And then it had its fabulous launch.

Posted: Thursday, February 19th, 2015 in Food,Headlines | Read More »

New places to check out in Baguio


Baguio was never so much fun as it was on my last visit. A few weeks ago, our food show “Foodprints” did episodes on dining places in the City of Pines.

Posted: Thursday, February 19th, 2015 in Columns,Food | Read More »

Delicious 2014: Filipino diners spoiled for choice–and variety

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Filipinos were spoiled for choice when it came to dining in 2014. Popular foreign restaurant chains opened one after the other, brought in by local restaurant business groups.   New local restaurants also opened, spurred on by new malls. Diners willing to pay the price, meanwhile, booked tables at the high-end F&B outlets found at […]

Posted: Thursday, January 1st, 2015 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Food,Headlines | Read More »

Nobu Manila opens


Just in time for the holiday season, Nobu Manila opened Dec. 14 with very little fanfare. But the restaurant was full last Sunday evening with families and couples eager to try out the Japanese food with a Latin-American twist pioneered by chef Nobu Matsuhisa 20 years ago.

Posted: Thursday, December 25th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Food,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

I have my list of the 10 most exciting restos of 2014 but . . .


The best restaurants are the ones you have yet to try.

Posted: Thursday, December 25th, 2014 in Food,Headlines | Read More »