Ohau Wine Dinner at Yakumi Japanese Restaurant Solaire

Tuna, Salmon and Amberjack Sashimi

Terry Selections recently organized a dinner at Solaire Resort’s Yakumi Japanese restaurant to show off their new line of New Zealand wines from Ohau Wines. Aside from the wines, I decided to go since I had never been to Solaire and wanted to see if indeed it is a game […] Read more »

Lemuria Deal

Duck confit

Lemuria consistently ranks on various restaurant review sites as one of Manila’s most romantic restaurants. At our last dinner there, one couple was celebrating their anniversary. At the end of the dinner, the staff brought out a huge bouquet of flowers. The lucky lady was obviously quite delighted, giving out […] Read more »

IHOP-ping On The Bandwagon

IHOP Double Blueberry Pancakes

When I think of IHOP (short for International House Of Pancakes) , I immediately think of the time when I visited my sister in Los Angeles 12 years ago. This is because for the five days that my mom and I stayed with her, we always started our day the […] Read more »

Magnums and More


The start of year is turning out pretty nicely at least as far as food and wine is concerned. The nonstop feasting during the holidays continues into January with a magnificent dinner hosted by Markus Ruckstuhl, director of the International Wine and Food Society (IWFS) Philippines Branch at the Peninsula’s […] Read more »