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Pour the perfect pint of beer in 9 steps

Oct 18, 2017 - 2:00 PM

How you fill your glass can make a world of difference

STELLA ARTOIS. The Belgian beer brand follows a 9-step custom for pouring. Photo by Amanda Lago/Rappler

Opulent Dining at Manila Hotel's Red Jade

Oct 07, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Transforming old into new, The Manila Hotel introduces their newest restaurant to the dining public

Quite a catch: 22 Prime serves sustainable seafood specials

Oct 04, 2017 - 5:55 PM

The sustainable seafood – and the wine – will leave a wonderful taste in your mouth

THE MAIN EVENT. This surf and turf features a fillet mignon with grilled tiger prawns. Photo courtesy of Discovery Suites

Upgrade your next drinking session with these 4 award-winning cocktails

Oct 03, 2017 - 5:17 PM

Time to get your friends deliciously drunk!

Jollibee's Amazing Aloha burger is back

Oct 01, 2017 - 9:21 PM

Pineapple on burgers? Yes, please!

AMAZING ALOHA. The beloved burger is back on Jollibee's menu. Screengrab from

Here are the best places to get these 7 coffee drinks

Oct 01, 2017 - 5:15 PM

However you like your coffee, there's a place out there for you

Sidcor Sunday Market: a one stop destination for almost anything

Sep 29, 2017 - 12:00 PM

You'll find everything in this weekend market in Diliman, Quezon City: clothes, toys, food... maybe even your next pet!

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Gaita Fores wows Harvard with ‘balut’

Sep 27, 2017 - 12:00 PM

For the second time, one of Asia’s most renowned chefs is invited to Harvard’s popular Science and Cooking class

This Harry Potter feast will take you straight to Hogwarts

Sep 22, 2017 - 12:00 PM

No need to board the Hogwarts Express

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Inagiku: Traditional Japanese cuisine with a seasonal twist

Sep 21, 2017 - 11:30 AM

This Manila institution has always been at the forefront of authentic Japanese cooking

Photo by Jonathan Baldonado

Cocktails with world-renowned mixologist, Shingo Gokan

Sep 19, 2017 - 8:00 PM

The renowned mixologist shares the tricks of the trade

SHINGO GOKAN. The mixologist shares his know-how in a masterclass at the Raging Bull Chophouse at Shangri-la, the Fort. Photo by Tedrick Yau

Quirky Baguio restaurant catches Google's attention

Sep 19, 2017 - 9:50 AM

Yagam restaurant serves up authentic Cordillera cuisine and coffee

YAGAM. Cordillera cuisine takes the spotlight at the Baguio restaurant. Photo by Frank Cimatu

WATCH: Where to get rich, marshmallow cream-topped hot chocolate

Sep 13, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Ooey gooey marshmallow goodness is everywhere at Pufft

Got rum? Here are two drunken delights for you to try

Sep 12, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Take the Filipino s favorite liquor to the next level

MIXOLOGISTS. Kath Eckstein-Cornista and Enzo Lim man the bar and show everyone all the amazing things they can do with rum. Photo by Amanda Lago/ Rappler

Save and share: The key to affordable organic produce

Sep 12, 2017 - 6:00 PM

For Kai Farms' Karla Delgado, organic doesn't have to be expensive

NO PLASTIC. Seedlings are sprouted in banana leaf pots, which can be planted directly into the soil, or removed for roots to spread out. Photo by Audrey N. Carpio

Feels like love: A story about dairy

Sep 08, 2017 - 8:30 PM

Myrene Academia tries her hand at making two of her favorite things: cheese and butter

Do good, feel good at The Giving Cafe in Mandaluyong

Sep 07, 2017 - 6:21 PM

At the Giving Cafe, it's all about good coffee, good food, good vibes, and good intentions

THE GIVING CAFE. The cafe's bright interiors only amplifies the feel-good factor you get from helping a social enterprise. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Chocolate company unveils new type of chocolate

Sep 07, 2017 - 5:00 PM

And it comes in millennial pink

RUBY CHOCOLATE. The new type of chocolate has a natural pink color and berry flavor. Photo from Barry Callebaut

IN PHOTOS: The neon-lit Makati diner that will take you straight to 'Riverdale'

Sep 06, 2017 - 5:59 PM

And it looks even better at night

FILLING STATION. The retro diner's new wing looks even better at night. Photo by Gio Ramon

Here's where you can enjoy street food from all parts of Asia

Aug 30, 2017 - 7:15 PM

Novotel s Asian Street Food Festival offers street food from 8 countries around Asia

Artistic Taste: The art and food of Chef Ramon Antonio

Aug 29, 2017 - 11:08 AM

Chef Ramon Antonio take on art and modern Filipino food at Marco Polo Ortigas

BIYARING. Maranaw style shrimp ceviche, on the plate, and on the page. Photo by Tedrick Yau

Manhattan Row: Places to try in Araneta Center's latest hangout

Aug 23, 2017 - 5:13 PM

Araneta Center s newest area is the place to hang out in Cubao

Irvins Salted Egg chips are in Manila!

Aug 11, 2017 - 9:09 PM

The cult favorite from Singapore can now be found at the SM Mega Fashion Hall

DANGEROUSLY ADDICTIVE. The brands signature snacks have gained a strong following among Filipinos. Photo by Amanda Lago/ Rappler

WATCH: Manila's first Hello Kitty Cafe is both pretty and yummy

Aug 01, 2017 - 9:26 PM

Eat drink and take lots of photos at this new cafe in BGC

HELLO, KITTY. Sanrio's famous cartoon kitty is in every dish they serve at this cafe. Photo by Vernise Tantuco/ Rappler

Get your Greek food fix at Souv by Cyma

Jul 27, 2017 - 7:13 PM

Greek food doesn’t have to be complicated as this new BGC restaurant proves

EASY LUNCH. The lamb bowl with Clam Saffron Avgolemono Soup is one of the lunch combinations on offer at Souv. Photo courtesy of Souv

WATCH: The 5 best rendang in Jakarta

Jul 22, 2017 - 7:39 PM

Rappler tries of 5 most delicious rendang in town

IN PHOTOS: Cafe by the Ruins before and after the fire

Jul 20, 2017 - 7:47 PM

Here s a look at Cafe by the Ruins original location before and after it burned down

Café by the Ruins has gone to heaven but still no beer

Jul 20, 2017 - 4:30 PM

We ve decided that we will no longer be rebuilding Café by the Ruins on our original site of 29 years says Feliz Lim Perez among the second batch of owners who took over after their parents

Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

Here’s where you can drink on the cheap in fancy BGC

Jul 15, 2017 - 11:24 PM

These affordable drinking spots serve wine beer and tequila

MILLENNIAL HAUNT. The Instagram-worthy exteriors make Early Night? popular among the 20-something set. Photo from

Sagada coffee wins international award in Paris

Jul 15, 2017 - 9:00 AM

UPDATED Bana’s Café received the Medaille Gourmet in the International Contest of Coffees Roasted in their Countries of Origin organized by the Agency for the Valorization of Agricultural Products

AWARD-WINNING COFFEE. Green coffee beans at Bana's coffee in Sagada. Photo courtesy of SGD Coffee

Disneyland China falls a-fowl of huge turkey leg demand

Jul 13, 2017 - 2:09 PM

Disney chairman and CEO Bob Igler says they were surprised with the demand for the snack in Shanghai reportedly averaging 4 000 pieces a day

Ateneo’s Manang’s Foodhouse closes shop

Jul 05, 2017 - 5:29 PM

Owners of the long standing eatery will no longer renew their contract this year

MANANG’S. The beloved eatery has been a fixture on the Katipunan campus since 1990. Screengrab from

IN PHOTOS: Jollibee opens its 1,000th store

Jul 04, 2017 - 3:30 PM

See photos of the 1 000th branch and of Anne Curtis visit

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Inside Jollibee's 1,000th store

Jul 03, 2017 - 8:15 PM

Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach joins Jollibee executives at the blessing and ribbon cutting ceremony of the fast food giant s 1 000th store

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Chef Myrna Segismundo on Filipino cuisine: Own it and be proud

Jul 02, 2017 - 9:34 AM

Segismundo: We have to stop describing our food in a foreign way Let it be Filipino

NATIONAL DISH. The adobo was a hit among culinary students in Hamburg who were inspired by Segismundo’s talk to incorporate Filipino flavors and ingredients in their cooking.

10 Father’s Day 2017 promos, discounts, and giveaways

Jun 17, 2017 - 10:23 PM

Here s where you can celebrate Father s Day and how you can give your dad a treat

Mini-food park The Shipyard opens in Malate

Jun 06, 2017 - 7:45 PM

Get your share of Filipino street food shawarma and fried chicken all in one place

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Elbert Cuenca bets on restaurants as entertainment

Jun 05, 2017 - 12:05 PM

Today’s young professionals have more money to spend on food and drinks though not necessarily enough for a spacious apartment

What's The Big Idea?: Elbert Cuenca on creating restaurants

Jun 04, 2017 - 6:08 PM

Coco Alcuaz hosts 'What's The Big Idea?' – interviews to inspire thought and action

IN PHOTOS: What to eat at the World Street Food Congress 2017

Jun 03, 2017 - 9:14 PM

Here s a look at what the stalls are serving up

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

'F' as in 'food': Chef Gordon Ramsay's tips for dining out

May 28, 2017 - 10:14 PM

Here are Gordon Ramsay s 3 golden rules for a heightened dining experience

Bugs for dinner? New Aussie food trend has legs (and wings)

Apr 20, 2017 - 2:33 PM

Roasted cockroach honey flavored ants mealworm and chocolate coated popcorn are now available to try and buy and there are signs it is growing in popularity

YUM. Bug treats being served to customers in a Sydney shop. AFP

Holy Week 2017: Restaurant promos and schedules

Apr 11, 2017 - 7:41 PM

Looking for a place to eat? Here s what s open on Holy Week 2017

LOOK: Starbucks unveils new drinks for summer 2017

Apr 08, 2017 - 11:09 AM

Ice cold frapuccinos topped with pretzels popcorn and marshmallows – here s what s in store for Starbucks customers this summer 2017

What to expect at Madrid Fusion Manila 2017

Apr 07, 2017 - 3:59 PM

Madrid Fusion Manila 2017 will discuss the theme Towards a Sustainable Gastronomic Planet

WATCH: Checking out Potato Corner's brand new flavor

Mar 27, 2017 - 7:10 PM

We re mixing garlic parmesan in with our favorite flavors

WATCH: Cebu's Zubuchon lechon is in Manila

Mar 14, 2017 - 9:15 PM

The popular Cebu lechon restaurant whose lechon was praised by Anthony Bourdain sets up shop in Makati

3 romantic restaurants for your Antipolo weekend

Mar 11, 2017 - 4:34 PM

Sweet all day breakfast nooks an artist s beautiful home and more – here are a few spots perfect for a quick getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city

First Tim Hortons in PH: Photos, price points, what to expect

Feb 24, 2017 - 9:33 PM

Timbits Iced Capps and more Here s a look at the first Southeast Asian branch of the Canadian cafe