178 – On Chicken Parts Flying High: Wingstop, Fairview Terraces

(AUTHOR'S NOTE: This branch of Wingstop in Fairview Terraces is already defunct. Timestamp: 11 December 2018, 11:28 am.) Finding another use for chicken parts that aren't usually eaten is not a new thing. Here in the Philippines, isaw (chicken intestines), helmet (chicken head) and adidas (chicken feet, named after the athletic shoe company) are popular … Continue reading 178 – On Chicken Parts Flying High: Wingstop, Fairview Terraces

123 – On Finding The Things Nearest You: Banapple, Fairview Terraces

Sometimes, it takes a long time for someone to notice the things nearest to them. A substantial amount of time will pass before one sees what has been right beside him or her all along. Such is the case with this review. Ever since Fairview Terraces opened in 2014, Banapple has been one of its … Continue reading 123 – On Finding The Things Nearest You: Banapple, Fairview Terraces

97 – On New Takes On Ice Cream Sandwiches: Triptych 13

Let me share my earliest memory of ice cream sandwiches, though I'm sure most of you have experienced this in your younger days. My childhood friends and I would eagerly wait for the sorbetero (ice cream vendor) to arrive at around 4:00 in the afternoon; he sold sorbetes—the so-called “dirty ice cream”—perfect for a treat … Continue reading 97 – On New Takes On Ice Cream Sandwiches: Triptych 13

87 – On Southern Chicken In The North: Wee Nam Kee, Fairview Terraces

(EDIT: This place is already closed permanently; I passed by last June 6 and alas, the place was boarded up. Timestamp: 7 June 2017, 07:35 am.) Fairview Terraces, the newest mall at the northern Quezon City area, is just a 20 to 30 minute drive away from where I live. This new establishment by the … Continue reading 87 – On Southern Chicken In The North: Wee Nam Kee, Fairview Terraces