I love banana bread. There's always been a special place in my heart (or should I say, stomach) for this piece of art since college days. So when the #EastwoodBananaFestival happened last June 30-July 2, I made sure I got a taste of The Butter Half's famous banana bread. Probably one of my favorites from … Continue reading Going bananas over The Butter Half
My college friends and I have often eaten at Kagura in Little Tokyo, Makati since we were still struggling students. Almost 5 years later after graduation, we went back to this haven to have some classic okonomiyaki - never gets old, the food and the company. This time, the difference is we have Chase with … Continue reading Back at Kagura
I have no regrets having Shugetsu Ramen as my last bowl of ramen to date.
Cold weather, hot bulalo, Taal Volcano, some few of the first words famously associated with Tagaytay City – and then there's Bag of Beans. Valentine's Day is coming up, and if you're longing for a bit of time away from the city to be with your significant other, why not Bag of Beans? My first time in … Continue reading A Dewy Day in Bag of Beans
It feels like coming back home to the comfort of somewhere you've never been before.
As a pescatarian, sometimes it gets tricky to pick a place where choices of seafood and vegetables go abound. But if all else fails, I still choose to have my dose of chicken; as long as its meat isn't red, then a cheat day or two is personally acceptable. (This is me trying to justify … Continue reading Hole in the Wall: Bad Bird