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Spicy garlic ‘lechon’ and more Christmas food goodies


With Christmas parties having started this past week alone, I had General’s spicy garlic lechon three times.

Posted: December 11th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Food | Read More »

My Christmas gift suggestion list for 2014


It’s that time of the year again when most of us will dig into our pocket of excuses or justifications to indulge in festive eating. Let the diet take a backseat while we enjoy the wonderful food that various parties will offer.

Posted: December 4th, 2014 in Columns,Food | Read More »

Take a bite out of locally made bagels


When I first moved to the US for school, I saw and experienced many things for the very first time.

Posted: November 27th, 2014 in Columns,Food | Read More »

Look beyond the piping-hot ramen at the other goodies in store


The ramen craze continues. Hidden at the back of many menus in ramen places are other finds such as gyoza, some appetizers and salads, karaage or boneless crispy fried chicken, and chahan or smoke-scented fried rice.

Posted: November 20th, 2014 in Columns,Food | Read More »

Cochinillo and Chili Garlic Lechon


My philosophy is that if I were putting something unhealthy or fattening in my system, be it pork, steak or chocolate, it might as well be the best in quality and taste.

Posted: November 13th, 2014 in Columns,Food | Read More »