22 Oct2014



Squash blossoms and dill flowers.

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POSTED IN: Markets, Food stores & Provedores, Shellfish

21 Oct2014



These Indigo Rose tomatoes were so stunning they stopped me in my tracks.

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POSTED IN: General, Markets, Food stores & Provedores

21 Oct2014



Scrambled eggs with shaved truffles is an epic food treat.

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POSTED IN: Appetizers, General

20 Oct2014



Pako (young fern tendrils) with freshly made boquerones, quail eggs, tomatoes and a vinaigrette dressing.

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POSTED IN: General, Salads, Vegetable/Salads

20 Oct2014



It’s always amused me how easy it is to find copious supplies of quail eggs, but it’s next to impossible to find a steady, reliable and economical supply of nicely fattened quail in Manila or most parts of the Philippines, for that matter.

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POSTED IN: Chicken/Fowl, General, Other Food Products, Kitchen Equipment, Etc.

19 Oct2014



Salted, vinegar-bathed, then olive oil soaked anchovy fillets.

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POSTED IN: Appetizers, Fish, General, Seafood

08 Oct2014



I hope you got a glimpse of or were watching at length the lunar eclipse this evening in Manila and other parts of the Philippines, Asia and North America…

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POSTED IN: Rant & Rave

06 Oct2014

Happy Eid-al-Adha!

by Marketman


When Mrs. MM and I lived in Jakarta, we would notice the proliferation of goats on side streets in the days before Eid-al-Adha or the “Festival of Sacrifice”, one of two major Muslim religious holidays.

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POSTED IN: Appetizers, Beef/Lamb, etc., Desserts/Baked Goods/Sweets, General, Main Courses, Meat, Rice/Noodle/Starches, Salads, Vegetables

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