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A taste of France at Anya

It’s not an easy thing to get me out of my apartment, much less out of Makati. But an invitation to get away from the noise and grime of the city to enjoy a luxurious getaway at Anya Resort in Tagaytay, and a meticulously prepared classic French meal? Yeah, that’ll …

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High-class dining, literally

My sheer love of collecting eating experiences brought me to Solaire, not in one of their fine restaurants, but dangling 150 feet in the air. The one thing I concern myself about constantly when I travel is I want to eat as many things in as many places as possible. …

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Indulging in a long table’s masterful feast

Nothing happens by accident in a Chaine dinner — the service, the flowers, the menu…” Thus quipped Federico S. Borromeo, Bailil de Manille of the Confrerie de la Chaines des Rotisseurs, to begin his introductory remarks from a dais that faced the central part of a long table for 80 …

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An evening with food and wine connoisseurs

MILLIE: The most prestigious gastronomic guild of international connoisseurs and gastronomes is the Confrerie de la Chaine des Rotisseurs. It was formed to promote French gastronomic values and fine cuisine. It began in 1248 as a small guild of goose roasters tasked to train apprentices and improve their technical skills. …

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Cavite (and Manila) chronicle

After getting our fill of food and history from Cavite City and Imus, I drove the group to Silang to finish off the Cavite tour. Our group was led by food historian and author Ige Ramos, with me driving. We were taking Top Chef alum Leah Cohen on a quick …

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