Tag Archives: Amy Besa

Beef Short Ribs Adobo
(Amy Besa for The Maya Kitchen)

LAST August 30, 2014, I caught the special cooking class conducted by Purple Yam’s Amy Besa at The Maya Kitchen Culinary Arts Center in Makati City. Besa and husband Romy Dorotan made in 1995 when they opened a Filipino restaurant, … Continue reading

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Yes, Grapes Do Grow in the Philippines!
(And They Thrive in La Union)

I HAVE to admit: I didn’t know that grapes grow in the Philippines. The possibility of grapes growing in the Philippines in a commercial quantity did enter my mind quite a few times in the past, but I quickly dismissed … Continue reading

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