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Malongo Atelier Barista offers fair-trade coffee and teas

Dec 14, 2018 - 7:18 PM

Enjoy different filtration and brewing methods, single-origin coffee beans, tea brews, crepes, and a taste of French heritage here

LIST: 2018 hotel buffets, special holiday meals

Dec 08, 2018 - 9:30 AM

What diet? Check out what hotels around the country have to offer during the 2018 holiday season.

LOOK: HK's Hui Lau Shan is coming to Manila in February 2019

Dec 08, 2018 - 9:03 AM

Hong Kong's Hui Lau Shan, which uses Philippine mangoes in its treats, is expanding to the Philippines early next year

MANGO DRINKS. Hong Kong's Hui Lau Shan's famous mango desserts and drinks are finally coming to Manila. All photos by Aika Rey/Rappler

French chef Dominique Crenn is first woman to earn 3 Michelin stars in U.S.

Nov 30, 2018 - 11:20 AM

'Who knew that one day Dominique Crenn will get 3 Michelin stars with her team,' says Crenn

LOOK: Potato Corner opens first concept store, introduces 18 new flavors

Nov 29, 2018 - 4:16 PM

Would you try Potato Corner Lab's Blue Cheese, Kimchi, Maple Bacon, Cotton Candy, or Chili Lime fries flavors?

At this Yule Ball, you can dine like you’re from the Wizarding World

Nov 28, 2018 - 5:00 PM

Wizards, witches and muggles, you can finally now know what Butterbeer tastes like

The Pinoy vegan’s essential guide to surviving the holidays

Nov 26, 2018 - 8:51 AM

Going vegan for the holidays? Yes, it can be done

PLANT-BASED NOCHE BUENA. The holidays are extra-challenging for Pinoy vegans. Photo from Shutterstock

Taho ice cream, abalone soup in Xi Jinping's state dinner

Nov 20, 2018 - 10:12 PM

President Duterte, Chinese President Xi Jinping, and guests cap off the first day of state visit with a 4-course meal

DINNER. A state dinner for Chinese President Xi Jinping features a mix of Filipino and Chinese Cuisine. Screenshot from RTVM

Single Origin has something for everyone

Nov 06, 2018 - 10:00 AM

Single Origin is also known for its generously portioned comfort food and craft cocktails, beer and wine selections

WINDOW DRESSING. Single Origin has branches in Greenbelt 3, BGC and Rockwell. Photo by Earnest Mangulabnan Zabala

IN PHOTOS: Ramen Nagi opens first concept store

Nov 02, 2018 - 10:30 AM

You can now get your hands on the new Truffle King Ramen, only available at this branch!

Pecan Resist! and other anti-Trump flavors

Nov 01, 2018 - 2:45 PM

Consumers are also urged to 'Join the resistance'

IN PHOTOS: Jollibee opens in Manhattan, New York

Oct 31, 2018 - 12:32 PM

The famous bee’s first store in Manhattan has got Chickenjoy fanatics in NYC buzzing

The coffee lover's guide to single-origin coffee

Oct 31, 2018 - 6:30 AM

From Ethiopia, Nicaragua, Colombia, Indonesia to India, it's the single-origin coffee guide you’ve bean waiting for!

Here's everything you can eat and drink at Starbucks for the holidays

Oct 27, 2018 - 7:00 PM

If you're not feeling the holidays yet, perhaps these dishes and drinks will do the trick

SWEET CHRISTMAS. The Snowy Cranberry White Mocha is Starbucks' new holiday beverage. Photo by Amanda Lago/Rappler

Here’s how you can get free Starbucks for a year

Oct 27, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Getting a planner or travel organizer? Might as well get a chance to win free Starbucks drinks for a year too.

Image courtesy of Starbucks Philippines

Japanese-Peruvian resto Nikkei is on a mission

Oct 27, 2018 - 6:30 AM

With its latest branch, Nikkei is hoping to attract a broader audience

RELAXING INTERIORS. Though the Podium branch is within a mall, inside it feels like you are in a bistro – warm and inviting. All photos by Earnest Mangulabnan Zabala

LIST: Tricks and treats for Halloween 2018

Oct 26, 2018 - 8:00 AM

Enjoy this spooky holiday with some sweet eats and fun events

PUMPKIN SPICE LATTE. The fall favorite from the US is now available in the Philippines for a limited time. Photo courtesy of Starbucks Philippines

Starbucks opens first sign language store in US

Oct 24, 2018 - 11:30 AM

All staff members are required to communicate with customers using sign language

Rappler Eats: Bodega is where creative twists to Filipino food favorites are done right

Oct 21, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Curious to see how Greek Chicken Inasal and Jalapeno Sisig would taste like?

IN PHOTOS: Why people braved long lines for Jollibee's first UK store

Oct 21, 2018 - 12:00 PM

By morning, the winding queue stretched around the residential blocks behind the store – why did so many people line up?

Chickenjoy power: Jollibee opens first store in the UK

Oct 18, 2018 - 6:00 PM

The homegrown fast food giant plans on opening over 25 – yes, 25 – branches in the United Kingdom by 2023

It's happening: Starbucks Philippines to offer the pumpkin spice latte

Oct 18, 2018 - 9:11 AM

A fall favorite in the fall-less Philippines? Why not.

IN PHOTOS: Southeast Asia's first Bandai Namco VR gaming facility in Manila

Oct 14, 2018 - 9:10 PM

VR gaming and choice food options in one spot? Sign us up.

WangFu resident chef brings home an international culinary victory

Oct 14, 2018 - 12:48 PM

Elmar Ruelo bags a Bronze Medal Award from the renowned Lee Kum Kee International Young Chef Chinese Culinary Challenge

The beer guide to save your life

Oct 14, 2018 - 11:50 AM

There's no denying the role this alcoholic treasure plays in almost every culture in the world

BEER GUIDE. Enjoy that refreshing drink – sans the confusion. Image from Shutterstock

LIST: Where to get a fresh cup of coffee for under P100 in Metro Manila

Oct 04, 2018 - 5:30 AM

Which affordable coffee find do you have a latte love for?

Panda Express is coming to Manila

Sep 27, 2018 - 12:19 PM

...and it's planning to open more than one branch!

PANDA EXPRESS. The food chain's signature dishes will be available locally soon. Photo from Instagram.com/officialpandaexpress

Dunkin' Donuts is dropping 'Donuts' from its name

Sep 26, 2018 - 1:07 PM

Of course, that's something Filipinos have long been doing

REBRAND. Goodbye 'donuts' – in their name, at least. Image from Shutterstock

Erwan Heussaff: Slow cooking in the big city

Sep 19, 2018 - 4:00 PM

What's the secret to flavorful dishes at home?

HOME COOK. Erwan Heussaff at his test/studio kitchen for The Fat Kid Inside. All photos by Earnest Mangulabnan Zabala/Rappler

LOOK: Yellow Cab's 5 newest pizza flavors

Sep 17, 2018 - 7:09 PM

Take a bite out of the Big Apple with these New York-inspired flavors

NEW from Yellow Cab. Yellow Cab releases five New York-inspired flavors: The Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island. All photos courtesy of Yellow Cab

Deconstructing Filipino food the Laudico way

Sep 15, 2018 - 11:00 AM

Chef Rolando Laudico and wife Jacqueline release 'Chef Laudico Flips Out,' a cookbook that documents the delightful ways they have reinvented classic Filipino recipes

Earnest Mangulabnan-Zabala /Rappler

How to really drink whisky

Sep 11, 2018 - 7:45 PM

A master blender suggests one way to appreciate a glass of whisky

WHISKY CONNOISSEUR. Chivas Regal's Custodian Master Blender Colin Scott shares how one can enjoy whisky. Photo courtesy of Chivas Regal

LOOK: Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf’s limited-edition matcha drinks

Sep 11, 2018 - 10:30 AM

Are you still into the matcha craze?

LOOK: The Starbucks anniversary tumblers are mermaid goals

Sep 11, 2018 - 9:43 AM

The merchandise will be available beginning September 11

Images of products courtesy of Starbucks

This app lets you buy and sell home-cooked meals in the BGC area

Sep 10, 2018 - 8:23 PM

Have you tried this app out?

Plakafé: Baguio's gem hiding in plain sight

Sep 09, 2018 - 7:30 AM

Local artist Oliver Olivete has transformed this coffee shop into a visual feast

LOOK: Flat Whites, a Caramel Cinnamon Cookie Latte coming to Starbucks Philippines

Sep 06, 2018 - 11:06 AM

A new core drink and new limited edition drinks both for all Starbucks branches and Starbucks Reserve – details and prices here!

This limited edition rum may be the perfect gift for your drinking buddies

Sep 01, 2018 - 5:00 PM

Don Papa’s Limited Edition Sherry Cask Finish is blended from 4 different sherry casks

LIMITED EDITION. Don Papa's Sherry Cask finish is the latest addition to the local brand's collection. Photo courtesy of of Don Papa Rum

Singapore bid for UN street food honor sparks culinary clash

Aug 30, 2018 - 4:08 PM

'When you talk about hawkers, Singapore is not the only one to have hawker culture,' says Malaysian chef Redzuawan Ismail

HAWKER CULTURE. Singapore is home to countless hawker centers such as this one in Tiong Bahru, where food stalls serve various local dishes at affordable prices. File photo by Amanda Lago/Rappler

Rappler Eats: Sentro 1771 is where tradition and innovation converge

Aug 21, 2018 - 11:00 AM

With already an established name in the Philippine culinary scene, Sentro 1771 knows very well the right mix to stay on top

Popeyes is coming back to the Philippines

Aug 21, 2018 - 7:37 AM

Popeyes makes a return with the people behind Kuya J restaurant

LOOK: 'Just Dessert' drinks from Seattle's Best Philippines

Aug 12, 2018 - 5:26 PM

Sometimes dessert comes in a cup

Learning from the master: Baking tips from Chef Nick Malgieri

Aug 12, 2018 - 2:14 PM

We can't all be masters but... we can sure try! Here are some practical tips.

THE MASTER. Renowned pastry chef Nick Malgieri was recently in town to share his expertise working with chocolate. Photo courtesy of Innobake

From Hong Kong to Manila, CHINO is changing the food game

Aug 04, 2018 - 9:00 AM

The restaurant opens its first Manila branch in Taguig

CHINO. Erik Idos' Hong Kong restaurant opens a branch in Manila. All photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

This wedding menu takes after Michael Leyva’s fairy tale-inspired collection

Aug 01, 2018 - 7:46 PM

Dreams do come true with this collab!

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

First impressions, photos, prices: Rico's Lechon opens first branch outside Cebu

Jul 31, 2018 - 6:26 PM

But is it as good as the lechon in Cebu?

LOOK: Cebu Pacific's new in-flight, pre-order meal selection

Jul 30, 2018 - 5:50 PM

The offerings include Filipino cuisine classics as well as more modern dishes

Jollibee releases Bistek Burger Steak

Jul 24, 2018 - 10:57 PM

Are you here for this?

NEW ON THE MENU. Jollibee releases the bistek burger steak. Photo courtesy of Jollibee

Prize-winning Los Angeles food critic Jonathan Gold dead at 57

Jul 22, 2018 - 6:42 PM

The only food critic to win journalism's most prestigious prize, the Pulitzer, Gold succumbed in hospital to pancreatic cancer.

ACCLAIMED. Award-winning Los Angeles Times food critic Jonathan Gold pictured on May 3, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images for SiriusXM/AFP

LOOK: Starbucks PH’s yogurt frappuccinos will chase rainy day blues away

Jul 20, 2018 - 3:03 PM

The drinks will be available in Starbucks stores beginning July 24