Bondi and Bourke

Roasted US Prime Rib, Asparagus, Hasselback Potato, Sweet Garlic

Veering away from the more usual French or European-themed events, the International Wine and Food Society Philippines Branch held its monthly event at Bondi and Bourke, a new Australian restaurant in Legaspi Village. The restaurant is helmed by Chef Wade Watson who has earned several distinctions in his native Australia […] Read more »

Joh. Jos. Prüm Riesling Dinner at Yurakuen

Joh. Jos. Prüm Kabinett 2011, Graacher Himmelreich Kabinett 2011, Graacher Himmelreich Kabinett 2008, Wehlener Sonnenuhr Kabinett 2007 and Zeltinger Sonnenuhr Spätlese 2009

In the midst of the Christmas rush, I got a call from Premium Wine Exchange regarding the possibility of organizing a dinner around the wines of Joh. Jos. Prüm for the International Wine and Food Society Philippines Branch. The President of the largest German wine export firm, Mr. Wilhelm Steifensand […] Read more »

Corner Tree Café

North African Vegetable Stew

With a big dinner and lots of wine to look forward to in the evening, I thought a vegetarian lunch would be just the thing to prepare for the evening’s bacchanalia. Corner Tree Café came highly recommended by some friends so I decided to give it a try.I asked J […] Read more »