20 Oct, 2014
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.
30 Sep, 2014
I don’t know about you guys, but as a kid, these were one of my FAVORITE SNACKS.
13 Jul, 2014
Dried shrimp exoskeletons, unbelievably tart bignay fruit and ginormous but rather tasteless “California” mangoes.
16 Jun, 2014
Shortly after our arrival at Singita, after meeting the chefs who inquired about any special requests, we also met the hotel’s sommelier, Welma, who inquired about any special requests with respect to wine or liquor.
20 May, 2014
This copper Atlas pepper mill from Greece was a gift from bettyq when we visited Vancouver a few years ago.
01 May, 2014
Chef Laudico’s fresh takes on Filipino food, sometimes fusion, often inventive and always out of the ordinary have garnered him accolades for several years.
27 Apr, 2014
Native Wild Sorrel. Baby Red Amaranth. Purslane. Micro Red Amaranth. Young garlic chives.