[NEW MENU] Canton Road – Shangri-La Fort Manila

Manila – To celebrate the restaurant’s first year anniversary, Canton Road launches new flavors and fare beginning July 12, 2017. A year after its opening, the restaurant introduces several signature dishes sure to entice the palate of its diners. The fare is representative of the various provinces in China: Canton, Fujian, Sichuan and Huaiyang. Ingredients like local yam, crispy chili flakes and bourbon whisky bring a unique twist and flavor to the dishes. “People always want something fresh and new to try. For a restaurant to be successful, it is important that we as chefs listen to what our diners have to say. In the process of completing this menu, we took into huge consideration what the market desires but still reflect Canton Road’s food concept which is where modern meets traditional.” says Chef Wang Wei Qing, Canton Road’s Executive Chinese Chef. Continue reading…

Dragon Boat Festival at Crystal Jade Philippines

Chinese food will always be one of the most sought after cuisines when looking for a comforting meal with a big serving. And dishes with a big serving is meant to be shared with family or with friends. In this edition of EATSplorations, we will share with you our first dining EATSperience at one of the Chinese restaurants that started in Singapore. With its principle to provide food that nourishes, inspires and nurtures relationships, Crystal Jade gives their diners an experience to remember. Dragon Boat Festival at Crystal Jade Philippines started last May 16 and will continue until June 30. The highlight of the Dragon Boat Festival is the different varieties of the famous “Ma Chang” or rice dumpling and their latest masterpieces. Join us as we share with you a set from the Dragon Boat Festival of Crystal Jade, Philippines. Continue reading…

Restoran Wong Ah Wah – Jalan Alor, Kuala Lumpur

Just over a week ago, I went to Malaysia with friends for the very first time. It was a short 3 days and 2 nights trip that was mostly about Kuala Lumpur’s amazing mix of Malay and Chinese food. In this edition of EATSplorations, I will be sharing with you about one famous restaurant in the bustling food and shopping district of Bukit Bintang, Restoran Wong Ah Wah in Jalan Alor. Wong Ah Wah, or WAW in short, is a Chinese restaurant that’s famous for their roasted chicken wings among many other tasty dishes. Well, my friends I initially looked for Wong Ah Wah just for the chicken wings but ended up ordering a feast for four. Join me, as I look back on this one of a kind EATSperience that I had at Restoran Wong Ah Wah, enjoy! Continue reading…

Dim Sum Nights at Shang Palace – Makati Shangri-La

Want some Dim Sum? To those of you who are not yet familiar with what dim sum is, here’s a bit of a background information about it: “Dim sum is a popularly known authentic Cantonese dish prepared as small bite-sized portions of food served in small steamer baskets or on small plates. It is also a tradition for the elderly to gather to eat dim sum after morning exercises.” Well, as you just read, it’s a tradition to have dim sum in the morning but for us and maybe for a great number of people, dim sum is for any meal of the day, right? Dim sum has always been one of our favorite in the Chinese cuisine. Its bite-sized treats of steamed, fried, or even baked never fail to please our craving for something tasty and filling. In this edition of EATSplorations, we will be sharing with you about Dim Sum Nights at Shang Palace in Makati Shangri-La so that even at night, you can enjoy their world-class dim sum treats. Continue reading…

Mother’s Day Sets at King Chef Seafood Restaurant

In exactly a week from now, it’s Mother’s Day once again! It’s time to celebrate the lives of our heroes, our mothers. In this edition of EATSplorations, we will share with you how you can make this day even more special for your Mother’s and for the whole family as well. Because of this special occassion, King Chef, one of the most famous Chinese restaurants in town has prepared set menus for everyone to celebrate Mother’s Day this whole month of May. Join us as we share our EATSperience of the Mother’s Day Sets at King Chef Seafood Restaurant! Continue reading…