Serie Kulynaria : Bringing the World’s Culinary Talents Into Gallery by Chele’s Kitchen

Two weeks ago, I was invited by Chef Chele Gonzales to join a special lunch in his new restaurant, Gallery by Chele. I’ve known Chele from way back when he first opened his first fine dining restaurant in Manila — the much-talked about and always sought-after “date place”, Gallery Vask. It had a very nice, cozy ambience and… Continue reading Serie Kulynaria : Bringing the World’s Culinary Talents Into Gallery by Chele’s Kitchen

My Best Restaurant Experiences From Around the World (Part 2)

Let’s continue with our culinary journey! If you remember our last blog post (as seen here), I shared with you some of my most memorable meals in Cape Town, Tokyo, Shanghai and Singapore.  This time around, we are going to Hong Kong, Bali, Napa Valley, New York, Oslo and Cappadocia. I am grateful to have been able to try all these gastronomic… Continue reading My Best Restaurant Experiences From Around the World (Part 2)

The Best of Shanghai: The Fifty 8° Grill and The Bund

As you read in my last food post about Shanghai (here), I did have a couple of wonderful dishes from different restaurants across the city. But there’s only one particular place where I enjoyed everything from food to service, from start to finish. This post is about my favorite restaurant in Shanghai called The Fifty 8° Grill. (And later… Continue reading The Best of Shanghai: The Fifty 8° Grill and The Bund

Hong Kong, my Hong Kong

Who doesn’t love Hong Kong? Filipinos in general love this bustling city because it is just so close to home!  It only takes an hour and forty five minutes plane ride and you are immediately transported to a city that has perfectly combined the old world glamour of British colonial China and the cosmopolitan style… Continue reading Hong Kong, my Hong Kong

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