Artisan · Desserts · Mickey Recommends · Mickey's Favourite · Proudly Local

Scoopernova: Out Of This World Artisan Ice Cream

Today, I wanted to shine a spotlight on one of my ultimate favorite ice cream shops, Scoopernova. If you’ve been paying attention to my Instagram photos in the sidebar on the right, you might have already discovered this tasty little gem. Like its description says, Scoopernova makes “Out of this world artisan ice cream.” Scoopernova is… Continue reading Scoopernova: Out Of This World Artisan Ice Cream

Fusion · Italian · Japanese · Mickey Recommends · Mickey's Favourite · Promotion

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

Food Review · Japanese · Mickey Recommends · Mickey's Favourite

Food Review: Nadai Fujisoba

Nadai Fujisoba's foray into Japanese fare is a reminder that the cuisine goes far beyond sushi. Handmade noodles is the name of the game here and after eating their signature dishes, you will truly notice the difference between eating regular and handmade udon/soba. The noodles are springy, chewy, and meld together beautifully with whichever flavors they… Continue reading Food Review: Nadai Fujisoba

Artisan · Filipino · Mickey Recommends · Mickey's Favourite · Proudly Local

Wits Sweets and Savouries Granola

I love granola because it is so versatile. You can eat it with milk, yogurt, on top of porridge or on its own as a snack. Last year, Chef Jonas Ng introduced me to Wits Sweets and Savouries Granola--a 'distinctively Pinoy Granola' that's made using natural ingredients and locally-sourced produce. What makes these granola snacks special is that… Continue reading Wits Sweets and Savouries Granola

Drinking Spot · Featured · Mexican · Mickey Recommends · Mickey's Favourite · Nightlife

Featured: A’Toda Madre Tequila Bar

A'Toda Madre is the real deal for Tequila Bar in the city. It's a pretty small space but there are enough tables and seats around the bar. The atmosphere inside makes for a nice ambience as well. From the mood lighting to the La Calavera Catrina wall art – will have you adjusting your eyes, and… Continue reading Featured: A’Toda Madre Tequila Bar

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Featured: Alcohol By Volume

Unmarked, you walk down a flight of stairs and ring a doorbell to get let through the door into a time warp back into a 1920's speakeasy. I really can't recall the last time I went out and had no bad things to say about an establishment. Usually it's the crowd that I don't like,… Continue reading Featured: Alcohol By Volume

Featured · Mickey Recommends · Mickey's Favourite · Spanish

Featured: Terry’s Bistro at Tuscany Estates

Terry's Bistro is an amazing Spanish Restaurant located in the beautiful Tuscany Estates in Mckinley Hill, Taguig City. I was invited here over for lunch and as a huge fan of Spanish tapas and all other Spanish food, I fell in love as soon as I stepped into the door. The store has two sections,… Continue reading Featured: Terry’s Bistro at Tuscany Estates