Food & Beverage Event
This November 26 (Saturday), experience Escolta in a new light by joining the Escolta Block Party happening at the Escolta Street, Manila City. Image grabbed from Escolta Block Party The Escolta Block Party! is an event especially made for the artsy, crafty, indie and local-loving community. More especially, this event aims to commemorate the history and heritage of the area by participating in the various pocket events spread throughout the day. Highlights for the day include: • Saturday x Future Market @ESCOLTA – a street bazaar organized by 98B COLLABoratory (11am to 11pm) • Pop Up at The Ruins – exhibition (11am to 5pm) • The Tale of the Cursed […]
The pumped-up Cuervo DJ Tour kicks off with the country’s top EDM and hip-hop DJs coming together for a series of parties that will have you dancing from dusk ‘til dawn. The festival has spread like wildfire around the Philippines – and for good reasons: great music, good vibes, and a crowd that knows how to party.
There’s one food that’s universally loved by everyone anywhere in the world: bacon. It has a multitude of uses, and the best of these can be seen at this year’s Purefoods Baconfest, happening in The Yard and Mercato Centrale. ALL THAT IS GOOD… is bacon. A favorite the world over, everything bacon comes to life at Purefoods Baconfest. Image grabbed from Purefoods Baconfest on Facebook Baconfest started out as a bacon crawl in different restaurants in 2015. This year, they’re upping the game by hopping from one food park to another, looking for the best of bacon dishes the metro has to offer. BACON DISHES GALORE. If Malingap Marketplace had […]
ABV made waves in the Philippine bar industry when they were named one of Asia’s 50 Best Bars. Those who work and live in Makati can attest to this. However, people in BGC have yet to fully experience all that ABV has to offer. It’s not an easy task to get from BGC to Makati; that’s why ABV is taking the full experience to BGC with The Vintage Cocktail Hour this Friday, September 30 at Burgos Circle. GET READY, BGC! ABV is headed for Burgos Circle for the first (and hopefully not the last) Vintage Cocktail Hour! Image grabbed from ABV on Facebook The Vintage Cocktail Hour is ABV’s first […]
September is almost half over, which can only mean one thing: we’re that much closer to October and its month-long celebration of beer! For all those who are looking for Oktoberfest events, here’s a list of Oktoberfest-related events for you to choose from: Oktoberfest Beer and Music Festival The country’s biggest celebration of Oktoberfest is back and is bigger than ever! Here are the dates you need to watch out for: ● September 16 at Metrowalk, Pasig City ● September 23 at Harbour Square, CCP Complex, Pasay City ● September 30 at Laguna Central, Greenfield City, Sta Rosa, Laguna ● October 7 at the Mepz Football Field, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu […]
After a successful first showing, Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts is back with what might be the biggest food festival the world has ever seen: the Shangri-La International Festival of Gastronomy, happening from October 25 – 31, 2016. A GASTRONOMICAL JOURNEY YOU’D WANT TO BE A PART OF. Shangri-La’s International Festival of Gastronomy takes place on October 25-31 in 10 different cities across the globe. (Image grabbed from shangrilalovesfood.com) This year’s International Festival of Gastronomy features 12 chefs visiting 11 Shangri-La hotels in 10 cities who will showcase their talents and techniques to give guests an elevated dining experience through their artistry and experience. These 12 chefs – with […]
Join Niner Ichi Nana as they relieve the legacy of Notorious B.I.G. through a six-course tasting menu based on his songs. Bring your friends for a night of great food courtesy of Chef Mikko Reyes and cocktail by Erwan Heussaff. Dance the night in good music by DJ Javi Vargas. P1,500 per head for a six-course menu. By reservation only. A la carte dishes are also available. For inquiries and booking, contact us at +63 917 876 9999. Event: What: A Night with Biggie When: August 18, 2016, 9:00 pm Where: Niner Ichi Nana, Ground Floor, The Globe Tower, 32nd Street corner 7th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, 1634 […]
Be in the know of the latest happenings and trends in the hospitality industry as the Philippine Restaurant Investment Conference happens on June 29, 2016 at the EDSA Shangri-La Hotel. Topnotch industry speakers will grace the event as burning and relevant topics will be discussed in this particular conference. Several notable people from the government, food and beverage companies, and education and property developments will be there to tackle the important details on what is happening in the industry. Topics such as the states of agriculture, malls, hospitality manpower, and quick service industry in the PH will be some of the topics of the conference. Talks about the […]
Cap your day by grabbing a snack or two at BGC Night Market on June 16 & 30 at Terra 28th. Making a buzz lately, the BGC Night Market is what the BGC people look forward to every weekend. With the different stalls are stationed at the event and the vast products that range from drinks to meals to desserts, you are sure to make your visit worthwhile as the market is open till 12 midnight. Satisfy those cravings for some of the stalls that sell shawarma, bagnet and even red velvet cakes and brownies. There’s also pica-pica available if you and your friends are planning to have […]
Makati Shangri-la invites to to a 5-day British-inspired celebration at the Let It Be Great from May 23-27. Have a taste of the British culture, fashion, cuisine, innovation and music. (Photo credit: Food in the Bag) Grand British Buffet May 23 to May 27 Circles Event Café offers you an indulgent Great British Buffet for lunch and dinner. The menu includes classic British dishes such as Fish and Chips, Shepherd’s Pie, Bubble and Squeak, Yorkshire pudding, and complemented by London’s pioneer brew, Fuller’s Beer. Book the best table available here. Grand High Tea May 23 to 27 | 3 p.m. to 6 pm. Have […]
Calling all Mindanao-based foodies! Have a gastronomic experience at the World Food Expo on June 16–18 at the SMX Convention Center Davao. Explore the culinary world by seeing where and how your favourite dishes are made, see raw materials like flour, chocolates and fruits from different suppliers to deck ovens, heavy mixers and equipment to packaging materials. Get to see chefs at work at the different cook off that will be happening in the three-day event as they show off their skills and techniques. Your taste buds will dance at the many taste samples that the exhibitors will prepare for you! This is also good for people who […]
The most awaited Food and Beverage expo is here! Catch the 13th Philippine Food Expo 2016 this May 6 to 8, 2016 at the SMX Convention Center! The only all-Filipino Food and Beverage expo in the country will once again be here to feature the country’s best gourmet and delicacies offering in this event. This expo supports local growers and entrepreneurs of the food and beverage industry by showcasing their products in this expo. Also, there will be seminars to be held, focusing on the emerging trends in the food trade. Through these free seminars, entrepreneurs and will be able to learn more about the trends which will […]
Wasn’t able to go to Madrid Fusion Manila last April 7-9? Do not give up just yet because culinary personality JJ Yulo has organized a Mini Madrid Fusion Fest of his own which will happen on May 4th from 4:00 pm at the Hole in the Wall, Century City Mall. The chefs, including Miko Aspiras, Him Uy de Barion, Ed Bugia and so much more, come together to serve you the dishes that they served at the bigger Madrid Fusion Manila. Surely, you will feel like you’re at the main event, rubbing shoulders with international chefs and tasting amazing food. Ticket price is P500 which will allow you […]
Good food, good company, and so much more! Food Ambassador to the Philippines Werner Berger, and Michelin starred chef Thomas Heinrich, are inviting you to be part of an exclusive sit-down Michelin-style dining event at the I’m Angus Steak House in Makati on April 14. The 5–course dinner menu will be served with a set of wines that are carefully chosen to be paired up with the dishes. Have a taste of the old and new techniques, and indulge in the tasty creations of Chef Thomas. The dinner will be exclusive to the first 40 guests that will reserve their slots. Relax, enjoy and look forward to the […]
The ultimate food and beverage fair is here! Catch some of the finest foods and beverages that the Philippines and some of the Asian countries have to offer. Starting from April 15 to 17, 2016 at the Philippine Trade Center, you can experience and taste the different flavors of summer of Asian cuisines. There also are activities that will make your trip to the fair even more worth it, such as Dessert Making Contest, a Summer Kiddie Fashion show, Chef showcase and Bartending Competition. Details: What: Philippine Summer Food Fair Fiesta Where: Philippine Trade Training Center, Sen. Gil Puyat ave. cor. Roxas Blvd., Pasay, Metro Manila When: April […]
Enderun Colleges cordially invites you to their Wine Night on March 15, 2016 at 6:00 pm at their Fort Bonifacio Campus. Learn and discover the uniqueness of wines from different regions. Find out what makes them unique, how to make and produce great, and identify the quality wine. Infuse your night with the rich flavours of California’s Napa wine, the robust of the French, or the sweet and crisp of Italian wine. Be on your best business casual look and socialize with other wine enthusiasts, oenophiles, wine aficionados, connoisseurs or, maybe, sommeliers in the making. Details: What: Enderun College’s Wine Night When: March 15, 2016; 6:00 pm Where: […]
Street food has long been a favourite of almost every Filipino. Whether it’s a stick of isaw (chicken or pig’s intestine), a bowl of beef pares (braised beef) with rice, or a couple of pieces of banana cue (saba banana on a stick) or turon (banana fritters), it’s hard not to find a Filipino who hasn’t tried street food. This makes the Philippines an ideal location for the World Street Food Congress, happening on April 20 – 24 at Bonifacio Global City. THE BEST IN STREET FOOD. Foodies from all over the world will converge in BGC this April! Led by popular American chef Anthony Broudain, Indonesian culinary […]
Have a bottle of craft beer while appreciating art at the Art of Brewing! Manila-based brewing company Craftpoint is hosting an art show and beer fest in one at the Vinyl on Vinyl Gallery on January 16, 6pm. In collaboration with amazing local artists Dee Jae Pa’este, Electrolychee, and Tokwa Penaflorida, Craftpoint will be unveiling three new craft beers made for each artist with their artworks on the label. There will be artworks displays, delicious grubs, and a music performance by No Way Jose and Tollo. That’s not all, the event is open to everyone, so come as you are and enjoy a night of art, music and, of course, […]
Are you still hung over from all the Christmas and New Year celebrations, and all the yummy food that came with it? If you said yes to that then come and celebrate your first week of the New Year at City Savor: A New Year Feast this coming Saturday, January 9, 2016 at the Trion Towers, Bonifacio Global City. From 10 am to 9 pm, this whole day event will be open to everyone who loves food and adventures when it comes to trying out new food. BEST ICE CREAM EVER. Scoop up some of Bucchino’s Ice Cream Experiments’ unique and delicious frozen treats. GOURMET ALAMANG, ANYONE? Native Gourmet puts […]
Support healthy living with a heart by coming to FRESCA, an organic market organized by UP Junior Marketing Association to be held on November 30 at the UP Town Center. This gathering of organic product merchants and wellness enthusiasts will feature best selection of locally-grown whole foods and products. There will also be freebies throughout the day and live performances from local bands at night. Spreading the Christmas season’s holiday cheer, the event’s proceeds will be donated and used to provide a meaningful Noche Buena celebration for the families of the Gawad Kalinga Tribu Village. For more information, visit their Facebook.
Friday night comes alive with fantastic colors and vibe at Kaleidoscope, your weekend outdoor party happening every Friday at the Central Park Greenfield District in Mandaluyong City. The event that kicked off last November 6 is participated by The Hub & The Portal establishments. It’s a kaleidoscope of fun, food, and friends gathering for a cool Friday night of music and unwinding that starts at 7pm. Make your Fridays count and join the fun! For more details, visit their Facebook or call (02) 631-8651.
Have a taste of the finer things in life every weekend of November (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) from 10am to 10pm as Picky Palates Weekend Market provides you with urban finds, grub delights, and sassy treats that fit your sophistication and passion for life. Enjoy international as well as local fares and pretty wares with Picky Palates’ carefully curated artisans all converging at the Century City Mall in two al fresco venues – Makers Corner and Artisans Alley at the Second Floor, and the Gulp and Grub Junction at the Third Floor. Free access to the city’s finest? Yes. This free admission weekend market invites you to come to a place […]
A taste of Scotland’s finest Andrew Laing of Hunter Laing & Co, one of Scotland’s top independent whisky bottlers and blenders, is coming to Manila from November 9-11th. There will be a whisky pairing dinner on November 10 at the Masseto Restaurant and Wine Bar in Valero St., Makati. This evening of wine tasting promises to be a journey to Scotland’s different distilleries and a showcase of some of its premier wines to satisfy connoisseurs’ sophisticated palates. Enjoy the 5-course whisky pairing dinner with free flowing whisky for only P4,300++, special signed bottles exclusive for the evening, and great food to compliment the whisky. Special bottles to be paired for […]