One of my favorite excuses to check out a new restaurant and order way too much food is Birthday Lunch. The celebrant: my friend Jin. The restaurant: Duck & Buvette in Shangri-La Mall. Well. It’s not entirely true that this place is new to me. I’ve been once […]
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I GOT PORK ADOBO IN THE MAIL. Fanfare!!! Mommy Joy dela Rosa, who puts the ‘Mommy’ in Mommy Chef’s Pork Adobo, was wondering how she can generate extra income after having a baby. Not an easy task when you’re a full-time mom! But then there was that carinderia […]
I was watching Anna Olson make pierogi on TV a few days ago and remember thinking, ‘Well, there’s something I’ve never heard of before!’ Fast forward to the other day and what do you know? I had five different kinds of pierogi arrive at my door. Five! The […]
I remember an ex-boyfriend reading this book a few years ago. We both liked to read so we were always in the middle of a book but I recall that he was particularly into this one, raving about it to me even if I didn’t really know who […]
What I really wanted to make was something called mille-feuille nabemono. Mille-feuille, French for ‘a thousand leaves’, is a dessert that layers puff pastry and a filling. Nabemono is Japanese hot pot. I encountered the dish on a Korean cooking show and was so intrigued that I braved […]