Category Archives: Cakes/Pastries

Rico’s Lechon Is Now at MOA
(And with New Dishes, Too!)

WHAT is more rewarding than watching the gorgeous Manila Bay sunset while enjoying generous bites of Cebu lechon in the company of family and friends? Nothing! And so, Rico’s Lechon, touted as Cebu’s best, recreates such a special moment for … Continue reading

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Grape Berry Crunch Muffins
(Welch’s)

WHAT can you do with Welch’s 100% Grape Juice besides drinking it as it is? Well, you can make a shake or smoothie with it. Or, better yet, bake Grape Berry Crunch Muffins with the delicious juice! Here’s how: 1/2 … Continue reading

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Chocolate Banana Cake

EVERY now and then, I get some Maya products. The brand’s former PR person, Tess Laurente, sent me a regular supply; and Joy Buensalido, who now handles Maya’s PR campaign, has sent me, too. One of the Maya products that … Continue reading

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No-bake Fruit Cocktail Pie
(Jolly)

FRUIT cocktail is an important ingredient in Filipino homes during Christmastime. This is because Fruit Salad, whose primary ingredient is canned fruit cocktail, forms part of the Filipino Noche Buena and Media Noche tradition. After families feast on Lechon, Roast … Continue reading

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Make Edible Gifts More Special
with California Raisins

CHOOSING the best gift for everyone who is special to you is always a dilemma come Christmastime. Somehow, it is difficult to pick the proper present for each member of the family, friends, colleagues and loved ones. So, how about … Continue reading

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