One of the best burgers is served on this island

I like burgers but I don’t crave it all the time. I actually like chicken burgers more than the classic beef burger. I rarely enjoy a beef burger unless it’s really good. But I will never forget one delicious burger I had while on an island. Last December, I was on a short three-day trip…

Good food = good date

It’s Valentine’s Day today and love is in the air, as well as jealousy, envy, regret, and bitterness. Just kidding. For me, I really don’t care about flowers and chocolates and other material things companies are trying to sell us. A simple dinner would do or rather, a simple dinner at a good restaurant would…

Beautiful Japan and its colorful food

Colorful in the literal sense but also colorful in terms of flavor, presentation, and texture. Japan has one of the best cuisines in the world and the best way to try this is by visiting the country itself. I was lucky enough to visit the Land of the Rising Sun last month with a group…

Whew!

The past two weeks have been crammed with so many food events. The Madrid Fusion Manila just had its successful second run. The World Street Food Congress is currently ongoing. New restaurants opening and will open before the month ends. I just learned from Tourism Promotions Board chief operating officer Domingo Ramon Enerio III that…

Local cocoa

Instead of buying imported and incredibly generic chocolates, why not buy local. Yes, we love our Choc Nut and Flat Tops but there are high quality local chocolates available in the market today.

Food Quest: The perfect mac and cheese recipe

Most of the recipes online require cooking the French bechamel sauce as the base for the cheese sauce. The differences vary from the type of cheeses added, usually multiple kinds, like sharp cheddar, Parmesan, Gruyère, Mozzarella, among others.