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Food Philippines wows visitors at Winter Fancy Food Show

FoodPhilippines surprised buyers and attendees of the recently concluded Winter Fancy Food Show (WFFS) held in San Francisco, USA from 21 to 23 January 2018......»»

Category: newsSource: samarnews samarnewsFeb 13th, 2018

FoodPhilippines wows visitors at winter fancy food show

In Photo: Consul General Henry S. Bensurto Jr., with the Philippine food delegation at the 2018 Winter Fancy Food Show, Moscone Center in San Francisco, California........»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2018

PH aims for $49M in sales at Winter Fancy Food Show ‘18

  SAN FRANCISCO — The Philippines’ export promotion drive in the North American region ramps up as it returns to the 43rd Winter Fancy Food Show (WFFS) here with healthy, natural and organic premium products on January 21-23. The Philippine delegation will showcase the country’s top agriculture commodities and processed food products, including coconut, banana,… link: PH aims for $49M in sales at Winter Fancy Food Show ‘18.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2018

Travel around the world with ‘Cities of the World’

Pop Life TV is starting 2019 with a gift to its audience as it launches "Cities of the World." A never-been-aired show in the Philippines, this fun and new program promises to bring its audience around the world, in cities both great and small. Viewers will definitely be tourists right in the comfort of their own homes while getting to know historic origins, fun facts and the best tourist spots in some of the world's most famous cities. The 13-episode program features the majestic places of Rome, London, Sydney, New York, and even more exotic destinations like Istanbul. The show aims to lead people to discover the culture, the food, and many other great things about these citie...Keep on reading: Travel around the world with ‘Cities of the World’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 13th, 2019

Why kalamancello can be the country’s national cocktail drink

  In 2013, a newly opened place called Balete@Kamias in Quezon City held live gigs featuring the AMP Big Band and other groups. By day, it operated as a restaurant. Owner Tierry Garcia---a Filipino US resident who promoted jazz concerts---came home to the Philippines and went into the food business.   Balete@Kamias became the "home" of AMP, playing as its house band every first Monday of each month these past five years---even as its popularity has spread far and wide.   Revisiting the place last month, during an AMP show, I saw some friends including lawyer Junji Quimbo and wife Vickee, cosmetic surgeon and Tierry's cousin Tito Garcia, Slapshock bassist...Keep on reading: Why kalamancello can be the country’s national cocktail drink.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 6th, 2019

Filipino snacks wow crowd in major trade fair in Paris | Inquirer Business

Filipino companies bagged more than $51 million in export sales at a major food show in Paris, a record for the Philippines in its years of participating in the event. The post Filipino snacks wow cro.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsDec 11th, 2018

Must-dine places in Iloilo

There are three places in the Visayas that I get excited to visit---Bacolod, Cebu and Iloilo.   First time I went to Iloilo was on an invitation from Nestl Philippines. We did cooking demos around the island. Of course, after the event, we were brought to various dining places.   We went to this very popular restaurant beside the beach. I was not so impressed with the food then, so when we did our show, I suggested we skip the place. What a mistake.   Just a few weeks ago, I was again invited by chef Rafael "Tibong" Jardeleza to judge in a local competition called "Flavors of Western Visayas: The Hidden Treasures."   I learned about the many in...Keep on reading: Must-dine places in Iloilo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 25th, 2018

Radio DJ-food vlogger finds his dream job, ideal life in PH

Popular disc jockey and food vlogger JC Tevez left California three years ago, to pursue his dream job in the Philippines, firm in his decision to live here---for good.   "I started working in high school," JC, who hosts a show on Monster Radio RX 93.1 six times a week, told the Inquirer. "In the US, the culture of working early is encouraged. My first job was at a tutoring center, getting materials for students. I worked at a retail store, a movie theater ... and my last job was as an admin at a law firm, where I learned that I was not meant to be in a corporate job."   The twentysomething JC, whose family is from Pampanga, packed his bags in 2015. "I sold ever...Keep on reading: Radio DJ-food vlogger finds his dream job, ideal life in PH.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

POP LIFE TV now offers premium shows for foodies

Christmas comes early this October as POP LIFE TV launches its operations in the Philippines. POP LIFE TV is a new digital channel which offers life-poppin' premium shows to its audience on television. Want some previews of what you can watch in their channel? We rounded up three interesting shows currently in their line-up, so prepare your eyes (and stomach) as they all share a common denominator: food! A is for Apple Banana+bacon, anyone? Who would have thought that mixing and matching of ingredients can be this fun and adventurous? "A is for Apple" is a fun, fresh take on a food challenge show genre. In each episode, one of the three hip, young chefs randomly picks a l...Keep on reading: POP LIFE TV now offers premium shows for foodies.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

Steph Curry gets sweet Manila welcome, tries ‘halo-halo’

  It's always been customary for Filipinos to treat their visitors to their local food and there is nothing more quintessential than a bowl, or two, of halo-halo. The cold sweet treat composed of shaved ice, milk, jelly, ice cream, purple yam, and various sweetened fruits is a dessert loved by many--- even NBA superstar Stephen Curry. Halo-halo was served to Curry after he finished his workout Friday at Shangri-La in Bonifacio Global City before his scheduled press conference. "I have a sweet tooth, and I like it a lot," said the NBA champion Curry is in the Philippines as part of his UnderArmour tour, where he is also launching a new colorway of Curry 5s in brigh...Keep on reading: Steph Curry gets sweet Manila welcome, tries ‘halo-halo’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Toronto’s Mabuhay PH Festival, Aug. 25-26

TORONTO -- The Philippine Independence Day Council's (PIDC) popular community event, the (2018) Mabuhay Philippines Festival will be held on August 25 an d 26, Saturday and Sunday), 11 a.m. at Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto City Hall.   The event's 20th anniversary features Philippine tapestry, fashion shows, a street parade, musical and variety show, TFC Kapamilya artists, Santacruzan, food and vendor booths.   Full details of the various PIDC Festival events and components including specific dates, times, venues, and other particulars will become available and released soon via community newspapers. In the meantime, mark and save the dates, August 25 and 2...Keep on reading: Toronto’s Mabuhay PH Festival, Aug. 25-26.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

European food fest coming to town

Unveiling of Grand Hyatt Manila’s show kitchen It’s only August but this event next month is too big not to mention yet. On Sept. 10 to 16, the EU-Philippines Business Network (EPBN) toge Source link link: European food fest coming to town.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

Celebrity chef, food critic Anthony Bourdain dies

MANILA, Philippines (2nd UPDATE) — Food author and travel host Anthony Bourdain has committed suicide while traveling in France, according to the television network CNN for which he took viewers around the world for his show "Parts Unknown." He was 61. "It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 8th, 2018

IFEX Philippines 2018: PH’s Biggest Food Trade Show Opens May 25-27 at WTCMM, PTTC

The International Food Exhibition (IFEX) Philippines, Asia’s ethnic food and ingredient show, welcomes food buyers and enthusiasts as it opens for its 12th edition onMay 25 to May 27 at the World Trade Center Metro Manila (WTCMM) and the Philippine Trade Training Center (PTTC). Organized by the Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM), IFEX Philippines […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018

LEGENDARY All You Can Eat Buffet in Manila Philippines – Spiral Buffet Review – Manila Video

I heard about Spiral Buffet 4 years ago, and since then I have been dying to go. Today, I FINALLY entered one of the most INCREDIBLE all you can eat food fantasies, and I am so happy to share this experience with you. Spiral – $60 SPIRAL ➨Get tickets to the best show on earth!!!… link: LEGENDARY All You Can Eat Buffet in Manila Philippines – Spiral Buffet Review – Manila Video.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2018

IFEX Philippines 2018 makes waves with exciting seafood edition

 Global buyers are up for an exciting showcase of the Philippines’ premier seafood and other food segments in the International Food Exhibition (IFEX) Philippines, the country’s biggest export-oriented food show, on May 25-27 at the World Trade Center Metro Manila, Pasay City. Organized by the Department of Trade and Industry‐Center for Trade Expositions and Mission (DTI‐CITEM), IFEX […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  boholnewsdailyRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2018

There s food Martinez will not eat for a while after nose bleed in the Olympics

Turns out there was a specific reason for Michael Martinez's episode of nose bleeding in his stint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. After his routine in PyeongChang, Martinez suffered from severe nose bleeding. It wasn't because he got injured from his routine, it was just the after effects of all the stress and weight cuts he had to do prior to the competition. "I actually had a very bad nose bleed, I went to the doctors and they told me 'you know what it's because of the switch of the diet and the stress that you put it,'" Martinez said. "It was very difficult," the two-time Olympian added. Martinez was a late addition to the Winter Olympics being given a wildcard berth after Sweden's representative withdrew in January. The 21-year-old figure skater also ventured into bodybuilding following his first Olympic stint in Sochi four years ago and while that helped him with his career in some ways, it also forced him to cut his weight in order to reach optimum condition for South Korea. During the most stressful time of his weight cut, Martinez said he didn't really eat breakfast and only had what was basically a combination of salmon, some meats, and some vegetables for lunch and dinner. Oh and a little bit of bread too. Obviously, that took its toll on his body. "Everyday. At the end of the competition I was just like 'yeah I can't eat this,'" he said. But still, bodybuilding helped Martinez with his performances. All that muscle he packed was beneficial in him being stronger for his projections. However, the focus now for the Fil-Japanese skater is to take a break first. Returning to the country this week, representing a tropical country like the Philippines in the Winter Olympics is enough for Martinez. "Competing at that level of the Winter Olympics, in the company of world-class figure skating talents, and performing in front of the world, is already a reward," he said. "I am honored to have represented the country in that tournament and hope I have become an inspiration to the next generation of ice athletes," Martinez added.   --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @paullintag8.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2018

6 restaurants for 6 phases of relationships

  MANILA, Philippines – Ah, Valentine’s Day. That yearly celebration of love, romance… and stuffing yourself silly with food. If the best way to your special someone’s heart is through their stomach, let Shangri-La Plaza show the way. Whether you’re on a tentative first date, or celebrating a ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2018

Stephen Speaks singer s phone stolen during show in Bacolod

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines – The mobile phone of the singer of American pop band Stephen Speaks got stolen and then eventually returned during a gig here on Saturday night, February 3. Rockwell Ryan Ripperger had a show at Gunny's All American Burger, SpoonMugnet, and Licuala Grandis Food Park along CL Montelibano ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2018

World Vision Mounts Response for Mayon-affected Families

As Mayon volcano continues to show unrest, World Vision in the Philippines launches an emergency response to complement the government-led response and provide urgent aid to at least 2,000 families or 10,000 people. Assistance will include hygiene kits (bath and laundry soaps, toothbrushes and toothpastes, sanitary packs, nailcutter, underwears and malong), non-food items (mosquito net, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJan 30th, 2018

Atom Araullo to host AXN’s newest travel show, ‘Adventure Your Way’

Kapuso documentarist Atom Araullo will embark on yet another journey as he is set to host a travel show entitled "Adventure Your Way" to be aired on AXN. The program is aa weekly 30-minute travel show that explores new adventures in exciting destinations all across the Philippines. Unlike other boxed formula for travel shows, "Adventure Your Way" allows viewers to shape the travel experiences of Atom by sharing their bucket lists on social media and completing their entries with the hashtag #AXNAdventureYourWay. From these crowd-sourced ideas, Atom will head on to an exciting journey equipped with only his phone and social media as his guide. From food to going to differe...Keep on reading: Atom Araullo to host AXN’s newest travel show, ‘Adventure Your Way’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 16th, 2017