Category: Food

Shiitake Mushroom Spaghetti

Spaghetti with Jolly Shiitake Mushroom and Coconut Cream

In this post I created my own pasta sauce. It is vegetarian–a celebration of my transition into vegetarian lifestyle. I have already started with baby steps, but I have committed to start eating strictly vegetarian by the turn of the new year.

This pasta recipe does not have dairy products like butter, cheese, and all-purpose cream. Instead, I used olive oil and Jolly coconut and Jolly shiitake mushroom.

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Eat Pastil in GenSan

Eat Pastil in GenSan

To become a real traveler one must experience a destination not in the eye of a tourist but in that of a local. When you visit General Santos City, for example, do away with eating in fastfood restaurants that are usually found anywhere else. Try to go where locals take their fill. One place that […]

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Sweet Orange is Tang’s New Flavor

MINDANAO has a special place in the heart of Tang. That has just proven by the launch of its new product Tang Sweet Orange. Lawrence Lorico, brand manager of Tang said, “This is available only in Mindanao. Tang Sweet Orange is made especially for Mindanao.” The new endorser of Tang Sweet Orange is no less […]

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Coffee 101 for Coffeeholics

My colleagues call me The Coffee Prince because I can’t last a day without coffee. Now I can call myself a real coffee enthusiast after Starbucks at SM City GenSan gave us a taste of the different coffee variants of the Starbucks Roast Spectrum. Starbucks classifies their coffee into three: blonde, medium, and dark. Blonde […]

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Beestop’s Graduation Feast

Looking for some place to treat your graduate but don’t want to spend much? If you are in GenSan or Davao,there’s a Graduation Treat for two at Beestop for only Php 300. You can enjoy 1/2 chicken (home style or garlic chicken), 1 pancit canton or bihon guisado, rice unlimited, 2 sweet treats, and 2 […]

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Civet Coffee: More Than Just a Cup Coffee

KNOWN IN the world of coffee drinkers as Kopi Luwak, Kafe Balos, or Kape Alamid, civet coffee is probably the most expensive cup of coffee you can find in the menu of coffee shops in the world. In some coffee shops inGenSan, a cup could cost up to Php 300 (about $6). In the US, it could go as high $50 per cup. […]

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