13 Jan2016


P1050295 (1)

So the lechon was carrying twin chickens, that were in turn surrounded by several dozen homemade chorizos.

Read Post | 35 Comments


POSTED IN: Chicken/Fowl, General, Main Courses, Meat, Pork

10 Jan2016



Sometimes, “leftover” and “free” makes wonderful, wonderful things. :)

Read Post | 18 Comments


POSTED IN: Desserts/Baked Goods/Sweets, General

19 Dec2015


IMG_3247 (1)

The tree and creche go up every year around the holidays at the Met in New York.

Read Post | 14 Comments


POSTED IN: General, Travel & Leisure

16 Dec2015


There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

Read Post | Enter your password to view comments.


POSTED IN: General

16 Dec2015


The next post about company Christmas parties is password protected. If you knew the old password for these posts, just think the latest version of the genre, and you are in (all lower case). Sorry folks, I can’t make this a public post. :)

Read Post | 48 Comments


POSTED IN: General

14 Dec2015



I recently read this 2011 article about a roast beef recipe credited to Anne Serrane, that dates back to 1966, published in the New York Times, that sounded too simple to be good. But it is brilliant. Just brilliant.

Read Post | 21 Comments


POSTED IN: Beef/Lamb, etc., General, Meat

06 Dec2015


I recently watched a quick news clip about a thief who tried to descend into a house in the U.S. through the chimney and he got stuck. The owner of the house lit a fire, (I wonder if he knew there was someone in the chimney) and the thief died, probably of smoke inhalation, if not literally getting cooked. To extract the body, rescuers had to break open the chimney from the outside of the house. Seriously. Yipes.

Read Post | 17 Comments


POSTED IN: General

30 Nov2015



We have been in New York for the past week, and we’ve noticed that retail is not doing particularly well on this coast at least.

Read Post | 13 Comments


POSTED IN: General, Markets, Food stores & Provedores, Travel & Leisure

View more recent posts


Market Manila Home · Topics · Archives · About · Contact · Links · RSS Feed

site design by pixelpush

Market Manila © 2004 - 2016