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{New} Kumori Earl Grey Hanjuku Cheese

The smells of freshly-baked pastries are a welcomed greeting when entering Kumori Japanese Bakery. It's basically melted butter meets warm filling, with a touch of coffee from the espresso machine. Mmmm... Perfection. Today, I finally tried the new Earl Grey Hanjuku Cheese and boy it was good! The taste is creamy and light but also… Continue reading {New} Kumori Earl Grey Hanjuku Cheese

Featured · Japanese · Promotion

Featured: Sekitori Japanese Restaurant (Ortigas)

Ortigas is far from the famous 'Little Tokyo Compound' in Makati but definitely not lacking when it comes to quality Japanese food. Sekitori, a Japanese restaurant on San Miguel Avenue is creating beautiful dishes and luscious bites of sushi that can rival some of the big Japanese restaurants in the metro. From homemade Cold Soba… Continue reading Featured: Sekitori Japanese Restaurant (Ortigas)

Desserts · Japanese · Mickey Recommends · Press Release

{New} Kumori Salted Cheese Yakigashi

Once again, my favourite Japanese bakery, Kumori, brings us a new treat that you will surely love - the Salted Cheese Yakigashi. This butter pound cake is moist and rich, feels like summer, and tastes incredible under a thick layer of premium Parmesan cheese. You bring some of these delicious treats to your next potluck/party… Continue reading {New} Kumori Salted Cheese Yakigashi

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Featured: Bad Bird at SM Megamall

From Crispy Chicken Nuggets to Fried Chicken Dirty Rice Plate, the sheer variety of fried chicken at Bad Bird is impressive. (Read: Food Review: Bad Bird's Umami Fried Chicken) While you may think that Bad Bird is just a chicken-focused spot, some of the best bites, sides, and non-chicken dishes can be found in this… Continue reading Featured: Bad Bird at SM Megamall

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Featured: Le Petit Soufflé

Le Petit Soufflé has received many compliments for serving complex yet refreshing and incredibly flavorsome desserts that look like works of art. If you think it's just another restaurant in SM Megamall that offers 'fusion cuisine', well, think again. Le Petit Soufflé offers diners not only the finest and sophisticated dishes but also an ambiance and exquisite dining… Continue reading Featured: Le Petit Soufflé

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{New} Kumori Apple Cheese Tart

Cheese Tart is the name of the game at Kumori and they definitely raised the bar high with the launch of their newest product--The Apple Cheese Tart. Made with caramelized apples and savoury cheeses then finished off with crunchy streusel, who would have thought combining these ingredients would result into a beautiful marriage of flavours? I loved… Continue reading {New} Kumori Apple Cheese Tart

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Featured: Salvatore Cuomo & Bar

From pastas and ultra-tender Charcoal-Grilled Lamb Chops, to mouthwatering pizzas, to some of the best Tiramisu in the city, Salvatore Cuomo has all things Italian pretty well-covered. The restaurant favors simplicity over whimsy and tradition over fashion yet the food here is never ordinary. The heart and soul of Salvatore Cuomo remains the same: Neapolitan-leaning… Continue reading Featured: Salvatore Cuomo & Bar