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Introducing Proclamation Gin

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FINALLY—- Proclamation Gin is HERE!!! ✨✨✨ Three years ago, we had the idea of creating a gin– something that’s not only uniquely Filipino, but one that promises to uphold sustained traditions, clarity of flavors and a continued commitment to excellence. And yes, we are FDA-approved. […]

Tiusdays: Pairing Asian Food With Wine, Boracay’s Reopening, Ai Wei Wei, A New Filipino Restaurant in Miami

Tiusdays: Pairing Asian Food With Wine, Boracay’s Reopening, Ai Wei Wei, A New Filipino Restaurant in Miami

On #Tiusdays, I share what I’ve been up to, my latest discoveries and recommendations, that help keep me sane in these times xx What I’ve been… DOING -I recently wrote an article for Wine Traveler on How to Best Pair Wine with Asian Food, interviewing […]

Little Palm Island’s Newest Gem: Executive Chef Danny Ganem

Little Palm Island’s Newest Gem: Executive Chef Danny Ganem

Little Palm Island, an adults-only private island in the lower Florida Keys, was recently voted one of the Top 50 Best Resorts in the World, and Number 7 in the US, by Condé Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice Awards 2020. There are several ways to get […]

Tiusdays: Sailing, An Island, A New Instagram Account, An F&B Promotion

Tiusdays: Sailing, An Island, A New Instagram Account, An F&B Promotion

On Tuesdays (#Tiusdays!), I share what I’ve been up to, my latest discoveries and recommendations, that help keep me sane in these times xx What I’ve been… DOING -I started a new Instagram account, Filipino Miami, to showcase and share Filipino flavors and culture in […]

MIAMI: The Betsy Hotel Launches Private Dinners With Executive Chef Andrew Zarzosa

MIAMI: The Betsy Hotel Launches Private Dinners With Executive Chef Andrew Zarzosa

The pandemic forced most hotels around the world to temporarily halt operations. In Miami, the re-opening phases have come in waves, with many businesses opting to remain closed or to continue strictly adhering to health and safety protocols, despite the Florida governor’s controversial recent lifting […]

MANILA: Bombvinos Brings Natural Wine to the Philippines

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I’m a big fan of natural wine. I was first introduced to it several years ago at restaurants in the US and Europe, where different varieties — skin-contact (aka orange wine, where white grapes are macerated on their skins for long periods) especially — are […]

MIAMI: Where I Get My Wines

MIAMI: Where I Get My Wines

You guys know that I love my wine. It’s a staple in my life, and in my household, wherever in the world I am. I like to categorize myself as a “wine explorer,” which according to The Washington Post is one who “care[s] less about […]

Introducing… CROSS CULTURES CONVERSATIONS

Introducing… CROSS CULTURES CONVERSATIONS

A few weeks ago, we launched a new Cross Cultures series called CONVERSATIONS. It spotlights women in the F&B ecosystem who are creating, making and doing– basically, helping better the world. Whether in media, public relations, education, the bar business or non-profit… there are so […]

Cross Cultures: Quarantine Chef Recipes

Cross Cultures: Quarantine Chef Recipes

Since the COVID-19 lockdown was implemented, I’d using my events platform and consultancy Cross Cultures‘ Instagram as a venue for chefs to share their recipes— super simple, easy-to-make at home— that we can all replicate in our kitchens to help us during this quarantine period. […]

Easy Quarantine Cocktail Recipe: The Chai-Ball

Easy Quarantine Cocktail Recipe: The Chai-Ball

I was recently invited by Simple Vodka, whose mission has always been to fight hunger in America, to participate in their Simple Sips At Home campaign during this COVID-19 quarantine period. (*Simple Vodka is made from Idaho Russet potatoes. They use wind and solar energy; recycle […]