199 – On Tasting The Liquors: Destileria Limtuaco Museum Part 2

In my previous post about the Destileria Limtuaco Museum, I mentioned availing of a wine tasting upgrade - which I will be tackling in this entry. Here are the museum's admission details to refresh your memory. Admission costs P100, but senior citizens and students can avail of a P50 entrance fee when a valid ID … Continue reading 199 – On Tasting The Liquors: Destileria Limtuaco Museum Part 2

198 – On Looking At Histories: Destileria Limtuaco Museum Part 1

Filipinos are no strangers to Destileria Limtuaco products. There's the Siok Hoc Tong / Sioktong (now Vino de Chino) tonic wine infused with Chinese herbs, promoted as an elixir for vigor and stamina. Baby Boomers and Gen-Xers gulping down White Castle Whisky during drinking sessions would reminisce the different ladies who endorsed the brand every … Continue reading 198 – On Looking At Histories: Destileria Limtuaco Museum Part 1

50 – On Unlikely Joints: Exile on Main Street, Leon Guinto

(AUTHOR'S NOTE: As of this typing, both branches of Exile on Main Street—this one along Leon Guinto Street and the Katipunan Avenue location—are closed indefinitely. Timestamp: 18 June 2018, 2:52 pm.) Exile on Main Street is located along Leon Guinto Street in Malate, Manila—across the back of Burgundy Transpacific Plaza, near De La Salle-College of … Continue reading 50 – On Unlikely Joints: Exile on Main Street, Leon Guinto