Last month, I received an invitation to attend the grand opening of the newest ultra-luxury hotel in Macau : Morpheus. MELCO Resorts & Entertainment Limited, the developer, owner and operator of casino gaming and entertainment resort facilities in this side of the world, pulled out all the stops for this much-awaited unveiling of their most… Continue reading Morpheus, Macau’s Newest Icon, Opens with a Big Bang and In Style!
Manila has been seeing a lot of new restaurants lately… from hole in the wall type of places to small concept-based cafes, from casual diners and bars around town to new or renovated hotel restaurants here and there. And there’s one place which closed down for several months and I am happy to find out… Continue reading The Tasting Room Is Back and Better Than Ever!
The long Christmas holidays may be over… but that does not mean, there will be no more upcoming holidays soon! In fact in three days, we are going to welcome the Chinese New Year! So where are you guys planning to spend this holiday? If you’re just staying put in the city (like me), then… Continue reading Where and What You Eat This Chinese New Year Should Bring You Good Luck!
Last Friday, I was fortunate to have been invited to a rare Omakase dinner at Nobu Manila in City of Dreams. This dinner featured our well-loved traditional Filipino recipes that were “Nobu-fied” by guest chef Ricky Estrellado, who is the Executive Chef of Nobu New York. He was in town to collaborate with Nobu Manila’s Head Chef Michael De Jesus.
This year, Chinese New Year falls on February 8th and this 2016, it will be the Year of the Red Fire Monkey. It is predicted that anything associated with the water element will bring good fortune, and that the colors blue, black, and gray will bring luck as well. If you observe the new year as traditional… Continue reading Crystal Dragon Welcomes the Year of the Red Fire Monkey with Lucky Menus
As a country who loves to eat and has an evolving culinary industry, how do you navigate your way to the very best of restaurants? What separates a mere good restaurant from the great ones? The Philippine Tatler has just launched its 2016 edition of the Philippines’ Best Restaurants, recognizing 170 establishments, after being reviewed by trusted reviewers, all well-travelled and… Continue reading How To Select The Best Restaurants in the Country
I love brunch. Especially on Sundays, when things slow down and I get to enjoy the day with my family. Brunch means being able to wake up late and leisurely enjoy a meal — no rush and nowhere else to go! It’s time to savor every bit and flavor. Last Sunday, we went to Nobu… Continue reading A Luxurious Sunday Brunch at Nobu Manila
Yes, hard to believe but we are already on the last few days of February! So what are my favorite things, places and happenings during this month ? Here is my monthly round-up of favorites, TSM’s Favorite Things for February 2015 :