Food

ICYMI: Jollibee Is The Best Place On Earth

ICYMI: Jollibee Is The Best Place On Earth

Jollibee – the Filipino fast food chain (like I needed to tell you that) – opened it’s first location in Chicago back on December 22nd after opening its first Illinois location in Skokie last summer. I’m guessing that’s what prompted this A.V. Club post about the new eatery and describe it as “irrepressibly happy.” It’s sort(…)

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We Were There: Chef Yana Gilbuena Brings Salo to Sacramento

We Were There: Chef Yana Gilbuena Brings Salo to Sacramento

Salo series Chef Yana Gilbuena continued her whirlwind tour of tasty last night as she brought her pop-up kamayan dinner to Sacramento. For dessert, she collaborated with Vampire Penguin Shaved Snow and Desserts to create a delicious deconstructed halo-halo. We were there to get our hands messy and snap some pics. Bistek Tartare with Prawn(…)

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Deadpool Serves Up Sisig Chimichangas

Deadpool Serves Up Sisig Chimichangas

Ryan Reynolds has been everywhere while making the rounds to promote his new movie, Deadpool, releasing February 12th. Over the Super Bowl weekend, Reynolds made his way to The Yard in San Francisco and hopped aboard the popular Senor Sisig food truck. Reynolds and his Deadpool co-star TJ Miller (Silicon Valley) handed out about 300(…)

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Merienda: Bite-sized Filipino Food News

Merienda: Bite-sized Filipino Food News

In case you haven’t heard, Filipino cuisine is super popular these days. Yes, it’s something we’ve said a few times, but maybe there are a few of you who aren’t convinced. Yesterday, LA Filipino chef Alvin Cailan opened up his newest spot Amboy. What was supposed to be a once-a-week pop-up became a Monday-Friday takeaway(…)

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Filipino Rice Bowl Restaurant Rice Bar Now Open in LA

Filipino Rice Bowl Restaurant Rice Bar Now Open in LA

The newest entry in the burgeoning Filipino food scene came last week in Downtown LA from Santos Uy and Charles Olalia. Rice Bar, which had its soft open on July 6th, offers rice bowls made from non-GMO heirloom rice imported straight from fair trade farms in the Philippines. The rice selections currently being offered are: Tinowan(…)

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