3rd Quick Catch Up on the Baguio Food Adventure
Ahoy there, food questing mateys! =)
In between binge watching, I went around a bit the past 20 days. While I organize my thoughts for an in depth feature, (It might take me awhile, since I’m feeling quite meh and numb these days.) let me just dish out a quick catch up post on our recent food adventures in food trip city, Baguio City.
Online Store: Epicerie Craquelin
Another discovery by our eager beaver foodie friend, Sir Dan. (Thank you so very muchie!) It’s the impressive layers on the online bakeshop’s croissants that got me ordering tout de suite. These flaky pastries are huge, too … as big as my hand. My favorite is the ham and cheese croissant … for the melted toasted cheese trying to escape from the roll. (Would’ve wanted more ham and cheese inside the large, almost shell-shaped puff pastry though. =b)
More on burnt cheese, I also got one of their Basque burnt cheesecakes. There’s really something about cheese getting burned, no? Somehow it raises the level of flavors the cheese has. The intoxicating smoky aroma, especially on the parchment paper “wrap” also contributes to the distinct taste of this delectable dessert. How my brother relished in the burnt parts of it. (May we get a cheesecake burned all around, we wonder. *tahaha)
For more info, and to place your order, head on down to their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/craquelinph/
Newly Checked Off
1.) Bagong Bayani
Waters of March (Cue Basia, a stick, a stone ♪ ♫) watermelon drink and cheese bistek flatbread: Pretty good picks, I’d say, for my first visit to this store. (I’m sort of missing plastic cups though. The nontransparent qualities of the paper cup takes so much away from the overall look of a beverage. =S And what a fun drink, that watermelon slush was, with bouncy in the mouth sago (like that in taho) and lemon jelly for sinkers.
2.) Bonabil Diner
Combo meals, FTW!
3.) PAN de Iloko
I thoroughly enjoyed Pan de Iloko’s pancit Abra miki. Perfect for a rainy afternoon. Wee!
4.) Pho Hanoi Vietnamese Restaurant
Vietnamese cuisine selections prepared for us by a Vietnamese family. Doesn’t get more authentic than this. Do tell them if you want full on Vietnamese style flavors. =D Our attendant explained to us, they are toning it down a bit for the Filipino palate, but if you can take it … take it, take it. *heehaha
5.) The Red Soil Cafe
Scroll back up to the egg coffee photo above. Though not available in Vietnamese restos in Baguio, as you can see in the menu that came before this, ca phe trung, made of egg yolks, sugar, condensed milk and robusta coffee can be had at Red Soil Cafe. Note those beautiful layers.
I love transparent stuff … and that cup was double transparent. Eiii, I’m so amused. Made up for the non-see-through paper cups of today’s take-away refreshments. And look, Dulche choco as a drink … and drip bag coffees. (Thank you, Red Soil for Race’s sampler.) *double sip ahh!
PROMO ALERT: They have a special treat for tomorrow, Saturday (July 27, 2019) at 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., where you can get a large 22 oz sized wintermelon milk tea for P50, instead of the regular price of P80. Aside from Cedar Peak on Mabini, Urbanitea also has a booth in Abanao Square, and this promo is happening in both branches. Hello, milk tea l<3vers! Ten-SHUN!
Additional Info Bites to Munch On
OTOP (One Town, One Product) Hub/pasalubong center is our newest one stop shop for local delicacies and traditional handicrafts. Easier to #SupportLocal with this depot fully stocked with beautiful pieces and interesting foodstuff to tickle our tastebuds. (“,)
Dulche choco‘s are here, Ms. Florence’s meaty pinunnog is here, Kel’s Kofi, ginger ale with lemon grass, and many, many more. Visit them at Upper Session, DPS Compound, beside KAPEtirya, a few steps from Mario’s Resto.
Alrightie then. If you need extra info about the stuff on this post, please feel free to utilize the comments section below. Back to my regularly scheduled program … The Golden Girls … and cheesecake. *hihi Happy eating out, you guys! ^^,
Tags: #1, 2600, 2600 food adventures, 2600 food quest, a la carte, a la carte baguio, a la carte dining, a la carte dining Baguio, a la carte menu, additional information, additional information baguio dining, additional information baguio food, adventure, ahoy there, ala carte, ala carte Baguio, ambiance, aromatic smoky, Baguio, Baguio 2600 zip code, Baguio authentic Vietnamese food, Baguio Bagong Bayani, Baguio Bagong Bayani café, Baguio Bagong Bayani café menu, Baguio Bagong Bayani cheese bistek Tagalog flatbread, Baguio Bagong Bayani flat bread comfort drinks, Baguio Bagong Bayani flat bread comfort drinks menu, Baguio Bagong Bayani menu, Baguio Bagong Bayani merienda, Baguio Bagong Bayani merienda menu, Baguio Bagong Bayani palamig, Baguio Bagong Bayani palamig menu, Baguio Bagong Bayani waters of march watermelon drink, baguio best restaurants, Baguio binge watching, Baguio blog, Baguio blooming tea, Baguio Bonabil, Baguio Bonabil combo meal, Baguio Bonabil combo meal menu, Baguio Bonabil Diner, Baguio Bonabil Diner menu, Baguio Bonabil Diner shawarma rice combo meal, Baguio Bonabil Dinner, Baguio Bonabil Dinner menu, Baguio Bonabil menu, Baguio Bonabil restaurant, Baguio Bonabil restaurant menu, Baguio Bonabil Resto shish taouk rice combol meal, Baguio City, Baguio City eatscapade, Baguio City eatsploration, Baguio City Philippines, Baguio dine, Baguio dining escapade, Baguio DTI One Town One Product OTOP Hub, baguio eat, baguio eats, Baguio eatscapade, Baguio eatsploration, Baguio eatsplorer, Baguio eatsplorers, Baguio Epicerie Craquelin, Baguio Epicerie Craquelin baked goods online store, Baguio Epicerie Craquelin Basque burnt cheesecake, Baguio Epicerie Craquelin cheesecake, Baguio Epicerie Craquelin croissant, Baguio Epicerie Craquelin croissant regular and ham and cheese, Baguio Epicerie Craquelin Facebook page, Baguio Epicerie Craquelin pain du chocolat, Baguio Epicerie Craqueline online store bakeshop, Baguio Epicerie Craqueline pain au chocolat chocolate bread, baguio food, baguio food adventure, baguio food adventures, baguio food blog, Baguio food blogger, Baguio food escapade, Baguio food establishments, baguio food guide, baguio food map, baguio food photo blog, baguio food photoblog, Baguio food photos, baguio food quest, Baguio food review, Baguio food reviews, baguio food trip, Baguio foodie, Baguio foodie blogger, Baguio foodies, baguio foods, baguio guide, baguio guide what to eat, Baguio menu, Baguio menus, Baguio OTOP hub local delicacies traditional handicrafts, Baguio OTOP one town one product local products depot, Baguio OTOP one town one product pasalubong center, Baguio OTOP pasalubong center, Baguio P.A.N. de Iloko, Baguio P.A.N. de Iloko menu, Baguio pain au chocolat, Baguio PAN de Iloko, Baguio Pan de Iloko Ilocos dishes, Baguio Pan de Iloko Ilocos dishes menu, Baguio PAN de Iloko menu, Baguio Pan de Iloko resto pancit Abra miki, Baguio Pancit Abra ni Nong de Iloko, Baguio Pancit Abra ni Nong de Iloko menu, Baguio Pancit Abra ni Nong PAN de Iloko, Baguio Pancit Abra ni Nong PAN de Iloko menu, Baguio Pasalubong Center DTI, Baguio Philippines, Baguio Pho Ha Noi bun fresh noodles, Baguio Pho Ha Noi Vietnamese resto, Baguio Pho Ha Noi Vietnamese resto menu, Baguio Pho Hanoi, Baguio Pho Hanoi authentic Vietnamese cuisine by Vietnamese family, Baguio Pho Hanoi Authentic Vietnamese food, Baguio Pho Hanoi Authentic Vietnamese food menu, Baguio Pho Hanoi fresh noodles with grilled pork, Baguio Pho Hanoi menu, Baguio Pho Hanoi Restaurant bun thit nuong, Baguio Pho Hanoi Vietnamese Restaurant, Baguio Pho Hanoi Vietnamese Restaurant menu, Baguio Pho Hanoi Vietnamese resto fresh noodles with grilled pork and spring rolls, baguio photo blog, Baguio promo alert, Baguio Red Soil ca phe trung Vietnamese coffee, Baguio Red Soil Café Coffee Roastery drip bag coffee, Baguio Red Soil Café egg coffee, Baguio Red Soil Cafe blooming tea, Baguio Red Soil coffee, Baguio Red Soil coffee menu, Baguio Red Soil drip bag coffee, Baguio Red Soil Dulche chocolate hot choco drink, baguio restaurant blog, baguio restaurant blogs, Baguio restaurant connoisseur, Baguio restaurant food, baguio restaurant guide, baguio restaurant map, baguio restaurant photo blogs, Baguio restaurant photos, Baguio restaurant review, Baguio restaurant reviews, Baguio restaurants review, Baguio restaurants reviews, baguio restaurants to eat, Baguio The Red Soil, Baguio The Red Soil Café, Baguio The Red Soil Café and Coffee Roastery, Baguio The Red Soil Café and Coffee Roastery menu, Baguio The Red Soil Café menu, Baguio The Red Soil egg coffee, Baguio The Red Soil menu, Baguio Urbanitea, Baguio Urbanitea lifestyle milk tea, Baguio Urbanitea lifestyle milk tea menu, Baguio Urbanitea menu, Baguio Urbanitea milk tea, Baguio Urbanitea milk tea menu, Baguio Urbanitea wintermelon milk tea, Baguio Vietnamese cuisine, Baguio Vietnamese restaurant, Baguio where to eat, bake, Basia, Basia singer, best, best kept secret, best restaurants in baguio, Beth, better, binge, binge watching, binge watching Golden Girls, bites of information, blog, blogger, blogs, blogs about baguio food, breakfast, burnt cheese, business, businesses, carte, carte du jour, carte du jour menu, catch up, catch up session, center, chest, chests, city, City of Pines, comfort, comfort food, compare, comparison, comprehensive baguio food blog, comprehensive details about Baguio food, comprehensive information about Baguio food, concessionaires, connoisseur, cook, cost, costs, craving, cravings, croissant, croissants, customer, customers, delectable, delicious, delight, delights, dine Baguio, dining around baguio, dining out, dinner, discover, discovering, discovery, dish, dishes, eager beaver, eat, eat and dine Baguio, eat and dine Baguio #1, eat baguio food, eat out baguio, eat-in-baguio, eateries, eatery, eating out Baguio, eating out in baguio, eating places in 2600, eats, eats baguio food, eats baguio foods, eats in Baguio, eats in Baguio City, eats-ploration baguio, eats-plore, eats-plore baguio, eatscapade, eatsploration, eatsplore, eatsplore 2600, eatsplore baguio, eatsplorer, eatsplorers, eatsploring 2600, eatsploring Baguio, enough material, establishment, establishments, explore, explore Baguio city, explorer, explorers, extra info on baguio food, extra information baguio food, fancy, fantastic, feast on, feeling meh, feeling numb, Filipino palate, find, find good Baguio food, find good food in Baguio, flavorful, food, food adventure, food adventures, food and drink, food escapade, food establishment, food establishments, food quest, Food questing mateys, food trip, food trip in 2600, food trip in baguio, food trip with Xine, food trips, foodie, foodie trip, foodie trip Baguio, foodies, foods, full on flavors, funds, gastronomic, Golden Girls and cheesecake, Golden Girls TV series, good, good Baguio food, good eats, good eats Baguio, good food, good foods, great, great time, guide, guide to restaurants in Baguio City, ham and cheese, ham and cheese croissant Baguio Epicerie Craquelin, hotel, hunt, info baguio eats, info baguio food, info baguio restaurants, info bites, info bites Baguio restaurants, info bites to dish out, information about baguio restaurants, information about dining in baguio, information baguio food, Karla, lemon jelly sinkers, life, list, livelihood, location, location in baguio map, location of baguio restaurant, lunch, made up for it, make up for, mark, marks, memories, memory, menu, menu laden blogpost, no.1, no1, non see through paper cups, nontransparent qualities of paper cups, numb, online store, organize my thoughts, overall look of the beverage, P3, P3 food trip, pain au chocolat, pampering, passion, passion for food, perfectly flaky, Philippines, photo, photo blog, photoblog Baguio, photos, pines, place, places, places to eat, plastic cups, pretty good picks, price, promo alert, puff pastry layers, quest, quests, Quick catch up, quick catch up Baguio food adventure, Race, rating, ratings, restaurant, restaurants, restaurants in 2600, sago like in taho, scrumptious, search, searching, service, simple, smoky, smoky aroma of Baguio Epicerie Craquelin Basque burnt cheesecake, snack, snacks, spot, staple, supplement, supplement baguio food, support local, supportlocal, take away refreshments, take it take it, taste, taste bud, taste buds, tastebuds, tasty, tenshun attention, The Golden Girls TV sitcom, the spot, third batch quick catch up, third batch quick catch up Baguio food adventure, tickle tastebuds, tickled taste buds, time, tips, tips dining out Baguio, toasted to burnt cheese, tone down, tout de suite, tout suite, treasure, treasure chest, treasure chests, treasures, treats, tried, tried all Baguio restaurants, Try, try eating at Baguio restaurants, update, update baguio, update baguio food blog, update baguio restaurant blog, utilize, utilize comment section, victory pose, Waters of March by Basia, Waters of March song by Basia, where to eat, where to eat in 2600, where to eat in Baguio, where to eat in Baguio City, x, x marks baguio food in baguio map, x marks baguio restaurants in baguio map, X marks the spot, Xine, xmarks, xmarks baguio, xmarks baguio food, xmarks baguio restaurants
Search for Good Baguio Food
X Marks the Spot for Good Baguio Foods is a personal blog. Everything posted in this blog is PERSONAL OPINION DERIVED FROM PERSONAL EXPERIENCE and since TASTE can be pretty SUBJECTIVE, should NOT be taken as THE NORM or the LAW OF DINING around in the City of Pines.
Its (prosaic =b) contents are meant to help with the question “san tayo?”/where do we go? in relation to eating out in Baguio, to ENCOURAGE EXPLORING (eatsploring) and TRYING NEW THINGS offered in the City of Pines.
By all means, eat where you want to eat and eat what you want to eat. May you have a great experience with all the places you visit and may all the restaurants you go to deserve a ton of treasure chests! (“,)
(Also, if you have any second thoughts about a certain place you arrive at, please DON'T LET THIS BLOG BE THE REASON YOU ARE FORCED into ending up anywhere. If the restaurant doesn’t have what you want, please FEEL FREE TO WALK AWAY.)
Who Picks Up the Tab? ^^,
Relive Recent Eatscapades =)
- Becoming Ramen Heads at Agara Ramen Bar
- Poofee Blend Cafe: It’s The Shit
- 3rd Quick Catch Up on the Baguio Food Adventure
- Lamisaan Dining & Bar at Holiday Inn: A Table of Plenty to Share with Foodie Lovies
- 2nd Quick Catch Up on the Baguio Food Adventure
- Quick Catch Up on the Baguio Food Adventure
- Somtam Thai Resto: Som Tam and the Best of Thai Cuisine
Food Trip Archives
Where to Eat in Baguio
- ***TabLe of bLoG ConTenTs*** (1)
- **iNFoBiTes for Dining in Baguio (88)
- *Comfort in the Familiar a.k.a Xine's Favorites (",) (93)
- Accommodation Dining (Eating at Baguio Hotels, Inns, etc.) – Is It Worth It? (74)
- Baguio Breakfast Buffet Bonanza (9)
- Baguio Diner Dash Competition (5)
- Baguio Food Photo/Blog (79)
- Contrasts & Comparisons (16)
- Fine & Fancy … Dress to the Nines Dining (or not, if you don't want to =b) (29)
- Food for Thought a.k.a Think Before You Eat (5)
- Healthy Eats, Shoots and Leaves …and then some (17)
- New in Town (147)
- NotabLe eDibLes Ű (24)
- Origins (21)
- Staple Foods Baguio (51)
- Uncategorized (26)
- Updates & Supplements (99)
- ~*Intermission*~ (46)
- ~ScrumpTiouS GiveAwaYs!~ (13)