One of our go-to places for Pinoy (Filipino) food is Sentro. I love how they reinvent traditional Filipino dishes in a more contemporary way. Whenever I am back in Manila we usually go for the . . .
JAKARTA EATS: Swine Sunday
Our friend Phoebes organized a Pinoy get together for Swine Sunday at the chic Otel Lobby last Sunday. For those of you who don't know, pork is a prized thing for us Pinoys in Jakarta because it's . . .
Filipino Food I Miss When Posted Overseas
My MIL is so sweet! When I arrived in Manila, I was also house-sitting for them. I guess she took our pork- (and pinoy food) cravings to heart because the freezer was basically pork: bacon and lechon . . .
MANILA EATS: Cafe Juanita Kapitolyo and Fort
This is resto is so good, that even after I've written about it here and here, I wanna do another post on it. This time with photos from my DSLR. I feel like my previous posts didn't do the food and . . .
JAKARTA EATS: Where to order lechon
I've had several requests for where TD and I order our lechon in Jakarta so I think it deserves a post of it's own. In Jakarta lechon (roast suckling pig) is called Babi Guling La Filipina. Contact . . .
JAKARTA EATS: HALO-HALO!
I know I know I've been fixated on the Filipino Food Festival for quite a while now. And I guess this happens to the best of us. When we are out of the country we start enjoying to an obscene degree - . . .
JAKARTA BUFFET: Filipino Food Festival Menu
OMG, I want to have dinner at Millennium tonight! Last few day for the pinoy food festival! (It ends on the 26th) Anyone wanna go with me? I want the bistek tagalog, quail egg salad, manggo and shrimp . . .
Our First Time to Host a Party
This is our first official party in our home. Previously we tried not to have more than 2 or 3 people at a time since we didn't have the necessary furniture yet. However Christmas is a big thing for . . .
MANILA EATS: Cafe Juanita
I was having lunch with my mother-in-law and grandmother-in-law (or Abuelita as we like to call her). Whenever we eat with Abuelita it is always the same place, Terry's Selection (branches in . . .
MANILA EATS: Cafe Juanita Kapitolyo [MOVED]
After hours of shopping at the Big Outlet Sale at the Megatent, we were famished. We wanted to eat somewhere special for our friend, Mary's birthday so we deferred to our foodie friend/budding . . .