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Creamy Caramel Sauce

This sauce uses a process similar to making caramel for leche flan.
This process is similar to making caramel for leche flan. If this is your first time to make caramel, take extra care and place a large bowl of ice water nearby, just in case you accidentally get some of the hot sugar ...

Home-style Bagnet

This life of the party takes just five common ingredients and a turbo broiler to make.
Try this bagnet recipe! This life of the party takes just five common ingredients and a turbo broiler to make. ...

Tipsy Gambas Recipe

These sauteed shrimps make for spicy appetizers.
By themselves, these sautéed shrimps make for spicy appetizers. But cooked with their shells on and mixed with high-alcohol liquors like tequila and vodka, they give quite a lasting kick.  ...

How To Make A Pie Crust

Knowing this will make way for tart and pie weekends with the family. Fill as you wish.
Knowing this basic pie crust recipe will make way for tart and pie weekends with the family. Fill as you wish. Click on the slideshow for the step-by-step guide! Try this pie crust on these pies:Caramelized Apple PieClassic Pecan PieBanana Coconut Cream ...

How to Cook Pasta Properly

Prevent soggy and sticky pasta noodles with these steps!
Prevent soggy and sticky pasta noodles with these steps! Photography by Patrick Martires │ Demonstration by Cheers Vazquez │ Kitchen Assistants: Christian Joson and Ariel Obando ...

5 Ways to Make Deviled Eggs

Watch videos on how to update this egg dish with new flavor ideas.
Deviled eggs are very easy to do. There are only two essentials to make this appetizing recipe. First are well made hard-boiled eggs, and second are the spices. In fact, there are only two basic steps to make deviled eggs: Remove the ...

Proper Food Storage: Throw-it, Keep-it Guide

Cook and eat safely with this shelf-life guide to common pantry and refrigerator items.
Ideally, your pantry should be dark and dry, and with a maximum temperature of 21ºC, according to Peggy Van Laanen, extension nutrition specialist at Texas A&M University. Keep appliances, especially those that generate heat, away from your food cabinets. Although most of ...

How to Make Classic Caesar Salad Dressing

Create your own Caesar Salad dressing at home!
To prep the dressing, make sure you have all the ingredients first. Click here to find the Caesar Salad Dressing recipeFor a step by step demo, click on the gallery. Photography by Patrick Martires (lesson) and Ocs Alvarez (Caesar salad)│ Text and Demonstration ...

The Apprentice, My Life in the Kitchen

The best chef in America (for Julia Child, at least) shares how he worked his way up to become Charles de Gaulle’s personal chef.

The book 1001 Foods You Must Try Before You Die

Add ostrich meat to your bucket list

Aquaknox

Have some delicious Vietnamese food at Aquaknox!
At this restaurant, water cascades down the walls; underwater scenes are projected on a video wall; and a giant painting of koi fish graces one side of the restaurant. It all makes for a soothing ambiance and puts the diner in a ...

Crisostomo

Find out why this restaurant is the "turn of the century Filipino cuisine".

467Buenisimo

Culinary elegance at its best
Just before you step into Buenisimo, you will feel that there is an understated elegance that awaits you inside. The main door is adorned with filigreed patterns and opens up into a room with eggshell-colored walls and textured dark brown accents. Intricate ...

How to Make Kimchi

Learn how to make bottles of this Korean side dish.
Makes about 10 small bottles Click to see Kimchi recipeDOs•   Wear gloves when mixing the chili paste.•   Store kimchi in a cool, dark place— the fridge is the best.•   Make kimchi using different vegetables using the same procedure.DON’Ts•   Never use a reactive ...

How to Make Panna Cotta

Make this by topping it with fresh fruits or mixing in a shot of espresso.
Take advantage of the panna cotta’s versatility. Make this recipe the base for a more delicious dessert by topping it with fresh fruits, or mixing in a shot of espresso.    Click to see recipe:  PANNA COTTA RECIPE(RELATED:  Click to find more panna ...

How to Make Panna Cotta

Make this by topping it with fresh fruits or mixing in a shot of espresso.
Take advantage of the panna cotta’s versatility. Make this recipe the base for a more delicious dessert by topping it with fresh fruits, or mixing in a shot of espresso.    Click to see recipe:  PANNA COTTA RECIPE(RELATED:  Click to find more panna ...

Making Cheese Sticks

Learn how to cook cheese sticks and pair them with honey mustard or cilantro lemon mayonnaise.
The secret is in the double coating! Click on the slideshow to learn how to cook cheese sticks.   Photography by David Hanson │ Recipe and Demonstration by Gino Gonzalez of the Center for Asian Culinary Studies (CACS) │ Styling by Angelo Comsti ...

Catching Sugpo

Here in the Philippines, one of the more expensive variety of shrimps—and one of the most sought after—is the tiger prawn or what is locally referred to as sugpo. But as Divine Enya Mesina discovers, the prawn farming industry is a struggling one.
At 11 a.m., the Sto. Niño consignacion in Orani, Bataan, is teeming with hawkers, auctioneers, and wholesale buyers all eager to bid on the day’s fresh catch. Hauled in by fishermen and fishpond owners from Pampanga, Bataan, and other nearby provinces, auctioneers ...

Purple Feet

My network of foodie friends is always quick to let me know about interesting eating experiences.
My network of foodie friends is always quick to let me know about interesting eating experiences. So it was from them that I found out about Purple Feet, the restaurant with no fixed menu. The concept sure intrigued me. And so did ...

Chef Popit de Leon

Looking to impress a date or a VIP? Here’s an invitation guaranteed to score big points: a  specially prepared dinner at a chef’s home.
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