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The Return Of The Amazing Aloha And Cheesy Bacon Mushroom

August 7th, 2008 8 Comments

Two all-time Jollibee favorites are making a comeback! I am happy to announce that Jollibee is bringing back the Amazing Aloha and Cheesy Bacon Mushroom burgers! Cheesy Bacon Mushroom Solo- Php 82.00 / Value meal- Php 108.00 I’ve always loved the Amazing Aloha, so I was a bit dismayed when I found out that it […]

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Do you know how to Shabu Shabu?

August 1st, 2008 4 Comments

The invite for the Healty Shabu Shabu event intrigued me. Not only was it unique (the invite was a mini poster posted on a bamboo mat along with a pair of chopstick), it also asks, “have you been doing it wrong?” How the heck can you go wrong with shabu shabu?   As it turns […]

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Chef Joey's Chocolate Mousse to die for

July 23rd, 2008 6 Comments

A month ago, members of the new and traditional media were invited to be a Chef for a Day at the Culinary Institute of Aristocrat. There, we met sibling chefs Joey and Gabby Prats. Chef Gabby taught us how to cook some French dishes, while Chef Joey shared a simple, yet rich dessert: Chocolate Mousse […]

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How to Truss a Chicken by Chef Gabby

July 22nd, 2008 1 Comment

Chef Gabby Prats of the Culinary Institute of Aristocrat shows us how to truss a chicken for baking.   Chef Gabby Prats is the assistant vice president of the Culinary Institute of Aristocrat (CIA). For more information about CIA, inquire at any branch of Aristocrat Restaurant or email culinaryinstituteofaristocrat@yahoo.com. The CIA is located at MH […]

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Hi, I'm Nina. I'm a writer, web designer and cookie baker

July 22nd, 2008 4 Comments

That’s not exactly how I introduce myself, but I that’s what I wrote under Occupation in my Friendster profile five years ago. You see, I used to bake cookies for a living (well, shopping money). Back in college, someone taught me how to bake cookies. After countless trials, I managed to make decent looking and […]

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The dawning of the African Sunrise

July 19th, 2008 7 Comments

We’ve had a sip of the African Sunrise back in April. Since then, we’ve all been eagerly waiting for June, the approximate date when the African Sunrise Tea will be available in Manila. June passed and July set in, and still no new teas were being offered at Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf. Then finally, […]

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Shopping For Good Health At Robinson's Supermarket

July 14th, 2008 No Comments

Fresh, healthy, and competitive – these are the three factors that define Robinson’s Supermarket’s line up of activities for the month of July designed to give its customers across the country a ready access to wellness, nutrition, and a healthy lifestyle. The “Wellness and Nutrition Festival” aptly encompasses Robinson’s Supermarket’s healthy and refreshing commitment to […]

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La Paz Batchoy Style Noodles @ Jollibee

July 12th, 2008 5 Comments

As Filipinos brace themselves for the cold and wet season, count on leading fast-food chain Jollibee to offer special treats that give customers that warm taste of home. New in its top-selling soup menu is one of the Pinoy’s all time favorite soups that is guaranteed to provide comfort during these rainy months. The new […]

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Cocktails @ T House

May 19th, 2008 3 Comments

Before heading down to our final destination, we made a stop at T house for some cocktails. It’s late afternoon, and by now, everyone was hot, sleepy and tired. Upon entering the property, we were greeted by warm smiles from the staff who had some cool moist face towels for us to wipe our tired […]

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Desserts at Chateau Hestia

May 15th, 2008 9 Comments

After our delicious and hearty Vietnamese lunch, our troop headed down the road for dessert. Just around the bend from Bawai’s is Chateau Hestia, a restaurant and B&B named after the Greek goddess of the hearth, which specializes in European cuisine. Johannes Zegethofer, one of the owners of Chateau Hestia, offers his favorite European dishes […]

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