Category Food

J.Co SM East Ortigas Now Open

J.Co recently launched it’s newest branch at SM East Ortigas and we couldn’t be more happier. Finally, our favorite “not-too-sweet” donuts are closer to home! The J.Co SM East Ortigas branch is their 44th concept store and I just love its simplistic urban interior. I can just imagine spending quiet afternoons here with a good book, an Alcapone, and a hot steaming mug of JCoccino.

Coinciding with the opening of the new branch is the launch of the J.Coffee Affogato Series. Traditionally taken as a mildly cold beverage or eaten as an “espresso soup,” the J.Coffee experts of J.Co have innovatively created three different cold variants that will surely be a hit in this summer heat.

Iced Cafe Avocado Affogato

The rich and creamy flavors in the Avocado Affogato blend just as well as they r...

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Waking up with Daily Beans in your cup

After its soft opening during the recent holiday season, The Daily Beans Coffee Lounge in Antipolo has added more new features, an extensive variety of dishes, and a diversity of drinks ranging from coffee, tea, served either hot or iced, frappes to smoothies made from fresh fruits; each carefully brewed, blended and mixed to bring out the best soothing taste to compliment the Filipino palate.

As an opening salvo for the grand launch this New Year, The Daily Beans offers a special limited promo for its growing clientele. For every P500 minimum purchase of any product, one gets a limited edition, original design T-shirt or coffee mug.

The Daily Beans has a wide assortment of food and beverages to choose from their menu. There are pastas such as Tuna Casserole, Chicken Pesto, spicy Calient...

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No-Fail Classic Holiday Dessert Recipes from Jolly Cow Condensada

For the season of feast and festivities, nothing beats the classic and decadent Filipino desserts. Find joy and comfort from these incredibly affordable recipes that’s made creamier and perfectly sweeter with Jolly Cow Condensada, the all-time favorite dessert ingredient to round out your holiday meal.

Fiesta Fruit Salad

jolly-cow-fruit-salad

Ingredients:

1 can                     Jolly Cow Condensada

1 can (850g)         Jolly Tropical Fruit Cocktail, drained well

1 cup                    Shredded fresh buco (young coconut)

1 cup                     Nata de coco, drained well

1 cup                     Jolly Peach halves, drained well

1 cup                     Pineapple tidbits, drained well

1 cup                     Slices of fresh fruits like apple and ...

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King Sue recipes for beautiful Christmas traditions

It’s the most wonderful time of the year to be with family and friends and share good food. Made with love at the hearth of every kitchen and helping each other cook up a delightful Holiday feast is a lovely tradition. King Sue has some suggestions for that perfect Christmas spread—from ham steaks, burritos, pasta, gratin, and bruschetta, to a host of other recipes—that will not only make this year’s Yuletide celebration more meaningful:

Glazed Ham Steak

king sue glazed ham steak

Ingredients:

• 1 kilo King Sue Sweet Ham, cut into 2 inch slices
• 1 can crushed pineapple
• 2 Tbsp. brown sugar / muscovado sugar
• 1 Tbsp. butter
• 3 Tbsp. honey
• Shallow baking pan
• 2 tbsp. vegetable oil
• Heavy skillet

Cooking Directions:

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