Category Archives: Filipino Food

The Uber Seafood Feast

My hubby and I visited his family when we arrived in Manila late last week. He cajoled our sister-in-law to do her seafood feast for all of us who are in town. She beamed and accepted the challenge. Yesterday, after … Continue reading

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Weird Foods

I was driving to work Friday morning with my dog, Beau, sitting at the back. Yes, I get to bring him to work on Fridays! I really did not want to hear anymore the nauseating intimate details of Putin’s Hitler-esque justifications over … Continue reading

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Lunch at Antonio’s Grill

After visiting a friend’s grave site, we decided to head over to Tagaytay, where Antonio’s Grill is located overlooking the Taal Volcano, which is in the middle of Taal Lake. It was a good time for a leisurely lunch. Our … Continue reading

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America’s Test Kitchen, Holy Snafu!

I was perusing the latest issue out from America’s Test Kitchen‘s Best Recipes and Reviews 2013, when I came upon page 67, which laid out the Filipino Chicken Adobo.  I was elated! Wow!  Yes!  Our cuisine has finally arrived.  No … Continue reading

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At Greenbelt 5, Felix Is Not A Cat!

The past three weeks have gone by in a flash.  First there were the preparations for various meetings. Then meetings to prepare for more meetings.  There were also the preparations for the long trip, the frenzied last minute shopping for … Continue reading

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