Showing posts from February, 2015

#FoodCrawlQC: An Impromptu Bite Around Tomas Morato

Just This Monday, I saw in facebook Azrael ( invitation to all available bloggers in the area to join them in an "biglaan" (impromptu) food trip around the Tomas Morato Area. And since I need to have a breather from all the work I have to do, I did reply with the interest. Bloggers John Bueno (, Rodel Flordeliz (, Edel (, Athena ( and Chad ( are our companions for this food trip.

7-Eleven Launches Honest-To-Goodness Coffee, City Blends

Last January, Philippine Seven Corporation (PSC), country licensee of leading convenience store chain, 7-Eleven its newest coffee brand, City Blends.
City Blends by 7-Eleven promises its convenient, fresh, and rich and flavorful coffee that is affordable and easily accessible. Now ope in 258 stores in select 
locations in Metro Manila, 7-Eleven plans to roll out City Blends to 700 stores by the end of the year. City Blends will aslo be brewing soon in Visayas.

Italiani's New ‘TASTES OF ITALY’ Dishes Are Inspired By Authentic Italian Flavors

The passion and flair that Italians are known for are evident, not only in their culture and the arts, but in their cuisine as well.   Antipastos and primos lovingly tease the palate ;  secondos are savory, they immediately satisfy while dolces are  decadent, you could not afford to miss a mouthful.
The delectable dishes of Italy come alive in Italianni’s new offerings collectively known as  “Tastes of Italy.”   Created by Bistro Corporate Chef, Josh Boutwood, these were inspired by the authentic flavors of the region using fresh ingredients.  What’s more, they are available in big  servings that are made for sharing, staying true to the Italian tradition of  celebrating with family and friends over mounds of food on the dining table.

Would You Dare Try The Double Down Dog?:

In this episode of Food Discoveries, we go try another well-talked about food creations by KFC which is the Double Down Dog. If you are familiar with the double down burger which is a combination of all meat sandwich of chicken, bacon and cheese. Heart rate, blood pressure and eyebrows were raised when it came out in the market. 
Definitely not a healthy option but a brave experiement by KFC to venture to weird food concoctions, the double down burger earned a spot for a title of heart attack foods. This year, they again venture into a new double down variant but this time with a hotdog. Thus the Double Down Dog is born.