It means permissible in English, and though it’s a word that’s been prevalent in many food conversations, it still gets a lot of misuse and fallacy. In a nutshell, halal food is food that is acceptable according to the teachings of Islam and not considered to be haram...
Halal is the Arabic word meaning “permitted” or “admissible” that covers many facets of life deemed acceptable according to Islamic law. The opposite of halal is haram, which means “prohibited.” This can be regarding lifestyle, cosmetics, fashion, but more prominently...
The Maranao are one of the 11 ethnic groups that make up the Muslims in the Philippines. Also described as the “People of the Lake,” they are indigenous people situated near Lake Lanao in the province of Lanao del Sur in Mindanao. The National Commission for Culture...
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It all started with pandesal.
It all started with the Nestle Toll House chocolate chip cookies.
These are the iconic chocolate snacks that define our childhood and have delighted generations past.
It all started with a bowl of chocolate icing for Pamela Cinco.
You should know by now that, like Philippine coffee, our chocolate is truly world-class.
Drink coffee and eat it too. That seems to be common these days since coffee-based desserts have become a thing during the pandemic.
The pandemic might make you think twice about bringing dad to his favourite steakhouse but don’t let that stop him from enjoying a great slab at home.
This month, we’re paying tribute to the dads that inspire, push, and motivate.