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Soup in a Bread Bowl at French Baker

We love bread. Let it be made clear, however, that bread is never a substitute for rice. Indeed, no one lives on bread alone. We also love soup, Filipino-style — tinola, sinigang, nilaga and what-have-you. But while we love to eat them both, we usually do not consume bread and soup together. They have to be separate, with one exception — the Soup and Bread Bowl at the French Baker. Continue reading Soup in a Bread Bowl at French Baker

Siopao (and Mami) at Ma Mon Luk (Quezon City)

One can’t help but feel being transported back in time upon entering Ma Mon Luk, at least the one in Quezon City. The tables and chairs are obviously dated. Plastered on the wall beside the main door are photos of celebrity visitors, a lot of them now dead. You’ll be surprised to see that the place looked really ancient. It’s probably ancient. Continue reading Siopao (and Mami) at Ma Mon Luk (Quezon City)