Tag Archives: food

August 6, 2016

Celebrating 725 Years of all things Swiss


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


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


July 23, 2016

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


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


July 14, 2016

Happy French Independence Day!


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


July 7, 2016

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



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


July 6, 2016

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


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


July 4, 2016

Foolproof Restaurant Picks for Business Meetings



So it’s Monday and you actually got enough sleep over the weekend, which means you’re ready and all revved up for the workweek to start, full coffee mug and savory breakfast sandwich in hand. Your morning soundtrack begins with Survivor’s Eye of the Tiger to get you through the barrage of weekend emails and then, “Oh my Continue Reading


July 1, 2016

What’s your favorite meal? Ours is Sunday brunch.


US Wagyu Steak

The South is home to a lot of awesome things — outlet shopping, skateparks, long stretches of highway that tempt the joyrider in all of us, bigger open spaces for bigger views of the sky and that signature vibe of easygoing, effortless cool. There’s a dizzying array of spots to visit, but there’s one in Continue Reading


Fire Away! Here’s Makati’s newest & fieriest restaurant



The untrained hand that tries to trap fire will only hurt and embarrass itself. But a master of flame, a bonafide disciplinarian of the element, can make it bend and dance at will, extracting its heat and passion to amaze, delight and thrill all those who dare to watch. There’s a place — one that’s Continue Reading