I confess: there’s a really easy way to make me happy. Send some good matcha dessert my way and you’re sure to see a big smile on my face! A good matcha find, be it a soft serve green tea ice cream from a convenience store or a customized green tea ice cream from a… Continue reading Memorable Matcha: My 6 Favorite Green Tea Treats
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
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 :