Entertainment

Ninong Ry to Tinola Haters: “Baka May Mali sa Way Nila?”

Ninong Ry to Tinola Haters: “Baka May Mali sa Way Nila?” As one of the Philippines’ more popular and regularly served ulams, you’d think that tinolang manok, similar to sinigang and lumpiang shanghai, has cemented its place in the hearts of Filipinos, right? Turns out that for many, it has not. Last March 2021, a… Continue reading Ninong Ry to Tinola Haters: “Baka May Mali sa Way Nila?”

Shopping

Universal Robina Corp: a Proud Philippine Multinational Company

Universal Robina Corp. (URC) has proven itself as a true multinational company, with consumer products that are now mainstays on millions of shelves across the globe. Among the company’s market leaders abroad are its Fun-O biscuits and Tivoli wafers in Thailand.  Its C2 ready-to-drink brewed tea also remains a top seller in Vietnam. “We have… Continue reading Universal Robina Corp: a Proud Philippine Multinational Company

Iloilo

Mrs Wharton Expands Brands with New Concept

Mrs Wharton expands brands with a new concept: The pandemic has brought about new opportunities that are more beneficial to both businesses and consumers. The hole-in-the-wall concept is one of these. What is a hole-in-the-wall business concept? According to Collins Dictionary, a "hole-in-the-wall business is a business, especially a restaurant, that operates from very small… Continue reading Mrs Wharton Expands Brands with New Concept

News

Kenny Rogers Roasters Meals Now with Coca-Cola

Kenny Rogers Roasters Philippines is now offering its best-tasting meals with Coca-Cola. After more than a decade, these powerhouse brands partner again to provide memorable dining experiences to Filipinos. Known for its food that brings people, family, and friends together, Kenny Rogers Roasters and Coca-Cola share the same passion, as they both aim to serve… Continue reading Kenny Rogers Roasters Meals Now with Coca-Cola

Feature Stories

Behind the Success: Kusina Tsina’s Eugene Chua

Kusina Tsina’s Eugene Chua: “Pag di masarap, libre na” is the promise of Kusina Tsina, nestled inside SM Southpoint, in SM City Iloilo. The statement speaks volumes of the restaurant’s confidence in their industry – if the food is not good enough, it’s free. Established in 2008, Kusina Tsina started its operations along Quezon Street… Continue reading Behind the Success: Kusina Tsina’s Eugene Chua

Shopping

Food Crawl in Iloilo, Bacolod, and Palawan with SM Malls

Food Crawl in Iloilo, Bacolod, and Palawan with SM Malls: Fiesta, that one tradition of gathering and celebration. It is said that the Philippines has the most number of celebrations or feasts that commemorate an event. With more than 7,000 islands, you can experience fiesta celebrations all year-round. And what comes with fiestas? Food, of… Continue reading Food Crawl in Iloilo, Bacolod, and Palawan with SM Malls

Feature Stories

Taiwanese Food in Iloilo

Taiwanese Food in Iloilo: Takoyaki, stinky tofu, tempura, green onion pancake, and bubble tea are just some of the glorious night market delicacies of Taiwan. With influences from its indigenous community, Japanese, and Chinese, Taiwanese food has several variations. Its local cuisine is oftentimes classified as ‘Southern Fujianese Cuisine’ as a result of the Kuomintang… Continue reading Taiwanese Food in Iloilo

National News

Western Visayas Robusta Beans Graded ‘Fine’, ‘Premium’

Western Visayas Robusta Beans Graded 'Fine', 'Premium': Western Visayas’ coffee industry could now start to create its brand. The 2021 Philippine Coffee Quality Competition (PCQC), a convergence activity of government agencies and the private sector, has recognized the robusta coffee beans in the region and graded them fine and premium. The PCQC is an annual… Continue reading Western Visayas Robusta Beans Graded ‘Fine’, ‘Premium’

Lifestyle

“Lugaw is Food, Therefore, Lugaw is Essential”

“Lugaw is food, therefore, lugaw is essential,” is the statement of Grab Philippines as it reacts to a viral video where a certain food delivery rider was barred entry by a barangay official to deliver ‘lugaw’ to Bulacan in the height of enhanced community quarantine. In an article by Inquirer.net, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque also… Continue reading “Lugaw is Food, Therefore, Lugaw is Essential”

Local News

Molo Mansion: What’s Brewing and Cooking

Standing grand as a 2-story villa in the district of Molo in Iloilo City, the Molo Mansion attracts visitors because of its majestic view with a dramatic drop-off at its main entrance passing the roundabout with the fountain in the middle. Many are drawn to the place because of its relaxing ambiance and Ilonggo heritage… Continue reading Molo Mansion: What’s Brewing and Cooking