Generals Lechon Opens First Store in Makati

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General’s Lechon is a home-based lechon venture by couple Brian and Lynett Ong, whose recipe originates from San Carlos city in Negros Occidental.  Yes, I figured out who the General is when Brian pointed to Lynett’s direction which started out as a joke General’s Lechon whose recipe originates from San Carlos City in Negros Occidental  comes in different flavors namely Original, Curry, Garlic and Chili-Garlic. Continue reading »

MESCLUN RESTAURANT AND CAFE

I was invited to attend when  The Linden Suites launched the Mesclun Restaurant and Café last October 18. I was told that they would invite us to come back so we could savor what they have to offer. I actually asked Ms Kathy Salenga the director of  marketing for The Linden Suites what Mesclun (?mes-kl?n) meant. She said that Mesclun (?mes-kl?n) is widely used as a food term referring to a combination of —or a salad made with— young tender greens (such as lettuce, arugula, and chicory). The true origin of the term, however, comes from old Occitane, literally and simply meaning “mixture”.

From what I understood This new dining experience at the business community in Ortigas is inspired by Chef Katrina’s personal travels and collaborations with her team. Continue reading »