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August 17, 2016

Moonlit: PeopleAsia’s top picks for 2016’s mooncake festival

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Few sights are more spiritual and mystical than watching our cloudy gray moon bloom to its fullest, most luminous state. Some liken the experience to looking into the eye of the maker of all of the cosmos. And for this part of the world, at this time of the year, moon watching means only one Continue Reading


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August 15, 2016

Glasses of Crimson

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When we were little, we were told that an apple a day keeps the doctor away. Now as adults, we’ll be glad to know that it’s a glass of wine a day that keeps a plethora of health problems — and attending physicians  — away. Besides lowering the risks of heart disease, controlling cholesterol, slowing down Continue Reading


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August 14, 2016

NOBU-dy but them: Chefs Ricky Estrellado & Michael de Jesus

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Saba Tinapa Style, Local Tuna Toyomansi, Whitefish Sharsado Style, Salay Salay Paksew, and Mixed Seafood Kilawin Taco_

No matter where you go, nothing beats the flavors of home. Nobu New York executive chef Ricky Estrellado and Nobu Manila’s head chef Michael de Jesus  raise their glasses to that, and join forces to create a special eight-course Omakase dinner scheduled on Aug. 18 to 19. (Visiting Executive Chef Ricky Estrellado of Nobu New York) Now based in Continue Reading


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August 6, 2016

Celebrating 725 Years of all things Swiss

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All Things Swiss Set Menu

What place comes to mind when we say fine chocolate, the Alps, luxury watchmaking, ski resorts and impeccable banking systems? Here’s a clue — it’s home to Toblerone. We’re talking about Switzerland, of course! Many people don’t know too much about this cultural melting pot of a country (it’s a combination of the heritage of its predominantly Continue Reading


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July 27, 2016

Bon Appétit! Celebrate National Culinarians Day with these PeopleAsia chefs

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With Filipinos’ intense love for food, it’s a wonder why this special day of celebrating all things gastronomic isn’t more well known. In July, we celebrate National Culinarians Day, a day where we celebrate chefs, cooks, pastry makers and anyone and everyone with a talent and taste for cooking up wonderful culinary delights of all kinds. Whether it’s a Continue Reading


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July 23, 2016

Pineapple, Mango, Pomelo: The Newest and Fruitiest Flavors of Marco Polo Ortigas

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DVO Main dish - Slow Baked Salmon Fillet with Pomelo

You’ve seen pictures, portraits, drawings and caricatures of her — a playfully flirtatious woman with a headpiece of plump, juicy, shockingly colorful tropical fruits, and possibly even a necklace, earrings and bangles made of the same produce-turned-accessory embellishment. Maybe it’s her crown of citrus and fructose giving her the juice to power her electric energy, Continue Reading


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July 20, 2016

Reservations for Two: Strictly for Couples Only!

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Aphrodisiacs, since time immemorial, have tickled the minds of masses, swaying them with sweet promises to turn that “hot fling” into a “sure thing.” With incredible powers that are said to increase fertility or sex drive, aphrodisiacs have become very much sought after. In modern times though, most of these aphrodisiacs have been disregarded as Continue Reading


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July 14, 2016

Happy French Independence Day!

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Bring out those mini Eiffel Towers, wear a beret and open your finest bottle of wine because there is much to celebrate on the 14th of July! Today is French Independence Day, or as its more popularly called, Bastille Day. The French and Filipinos may have a ton of differences between them, but know that Continue Reading


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July 7, 2016

Choco Loco! Go on a sugar rush on World Chocolate Day today

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Celebrate World Chocolate Day with PeopleAsia’s top ten places to get your chocolate fix! From the international favorites of chocolate pralines and chocolate cake to the more whimsical chocolate patties and pizza, find time to visit these deliciously sweet places on this sugary holiday. (Sweet delights by Raquel Choa) Cold Stone Creamery  There is an endless Continue Reading


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July 6, 2016

Things worth doing and places worth visiting this weekend — even though the holiday was moved

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We were just as excited as you were about the long weekend until the holiday was moved to today, Wednesday, i.e.: a randomly placed rest day in the middle of the workweek. Don’t let the change of pace (and weather) get you down — Saturday and Sunday aren’t going anywhere, so go ahead and make Continue Reading


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