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PROST! Fun Night at Brotzeit: Bavarian Cuisine and German Draft Beers

Went to the recently opened Brotzeit German Bier Bar and Restaurant at Shangri-la Plaza Mall. One fun night of countless glasses of draft beer and a nice introduction for Bavarian cuisine. The name of the restaurant is a Bavarian expression meaning bread time; a small meal or snack always enjoyed with beer. brotzeit_schweinshaxn_pork_knuckle-1-2 Schweinshaxn — Who doesn’t love pork knuckles? Huge crispy hind of pork; crispy, fatty, meaty, and sinful. The simplest of flavors, natural pork goodness with a nice crunch. Continue reading PROST! Fun Night at Brotzeit: Bavarian Cuisine and German Draft Beers

Hokkaido Ramen Santouka: Of Rich, Milky Broth and Komi-Tamago Bliss

A ramen place that takes time to perfect its soup base, that is tonkotsu. Mild and pearl colored, this soup takes hours and hours to prepare. A rich and delicate pork broth, kept at an optimal temperature for everyone’s enjoyment. Hokkaido Ramen Santouka, one of the popular ramen franchises in Japan opened its first store in Glorietta and is now thrilling foodies and ramen aficionados around Makati.

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This is their signature variant, the Tokusen Toroniku Ramen; oh soothing broth served with slices of choice pork meat, Their toroniku is simmered pork cheeks, so tender and flavorful it was love at first bite.

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