Archive for the ‘Philippine Dining and Restaurants’ Category
Monday, May 11th, 2009 |
Thai Cuisine, Dishes and Food
Thai food is presently one of the fastest-rising and highly regarded cuisines of the world. The cuisine is highly influenced by Chinese and Indian cooking art but still retains its own identity. Creativity is quite evident in such areas as fish decoration and carved fruits and vegetables are used as dish embellishment. Thus highlighting not only the taste but the appearance as well.
Wednesday, April 29th, 2009 |
Italian Cuisine, Dishes and Food
Among the best known in the world, Italian food is characterized by its rich tasty products. Its specialties are widely available in thousands of international restaurants, well beyond the usual pasta and pizza genre. Its huge mass appeal has endeared millions to appreciate and rediscover the values of home cooking. Dozens of such varieties and species have arisen, while many more await discovery.
Monday, April 20th, 2009 |
Japanese Cuisine, Food and Dishes
Definitely more than just the usual sushi, Japanese cuisine is as refined as any of the world’s great cuisines. Due to its near-universal appeal, Japanese restaurants have sprouted in many countries, especially in the West. The traditional Japanese diet is one of the healthiest in the world due to the presence of tofu, miso, sushi, green tea, and soba. These products are characterized as nutritious, rich in fiber, low in calories, fat, and cholesterol. Another factor is that Japanese are among the world’s largest consumers of tea. Result is that the Japanese people are generally known to have the longest life span in the world. Recent figures have placed the average lifespan of women at 81 and men at 74.
Saturday, April 4th, 2009 |
Korean Cuisine in the Philippines
Generally known for its spiciness, Korean cuisine consists of basic seasonings such as red pepper, green onion, soy sauce, bean paste, garlic, ginger, others are combined in various ways to enhance the dishes. The cuisine is usually compared to Chinese and Japanese food. Favorite side dishes are bean paste soup, cabbage, steamed vegetables, and of course, the famed “kimchi.”
Monday, March 30th, 2009 |
Philippine Cuisine, Food and Dishes
Filipino cooking is a mirror of its culture. Variety is present in what is cooked and how it is cooked. rice is the staple product, although many foreign influences have become regular fare on dining tables. For example, the coconut milk or “gata” is often used as an ingredient as taken from our Malay ancestors. Other dishes like the lumpia (spring roll) and pancit (noodles) are derived from the Chinese culture. Surprisingly, the lechon or roasted pig which is the country’s favorite dish has its origins in Spain and Puerto Rico.
Monday, September 8th, 2008 |
If you are looking for the best grilled seafood in Davao City, then dine at Luz Kinilaw Place that is located in the Salmonan Area, Quezon Boulevard, Davao City. This seaside restaurant serves authentic Davao cuisine serving its customers the best inihaw na panga (roast jaw of yellow fin tuna), kinilaw na tuna (local version of the Japanese sashimi – bite-size chunks of raw fish marinated in vinegar with local vegetables), grilled squid, grilled chicken, grilled tuna belly, grilled bihod and many more.
Tuesday, May 1st, 2007 |
Tagaytay is one of the tourist destination in the Philippines and the vacation getaway of the people from the busy city of Manila. Tagaytay is hour- and-a-half away from the busy streets of Metro Manila. Tagaytay is know for the beautiful scenic view of the Taal Volcano. Tagaytay is a cool place where you can relax and unwind. Tagaytay has many amenities and facility and a haven of sorts for amusement and recreation. This is why Tagatay has boomed into a popular tourist destination.
Not only it’s scenic view and beautiful cool places, Tagaytay is also known for it’s good taste of food. Since Tagaytay has boomed into a popular tourist destination and a vacation getaway, number of restaurants has also drastically increased to cater the number of people and tourist that visits the place. Here are some of the restaurants to choose from when you visit Tagaytay.