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AFTERNOON TEA MARCO POLO ORTIGAS MANILA

Cozy and romantic afternoon tea time feels at Connect Lounge

 

  Filipinos love to eat between meals and what better way to indulge in this favorite pastime than have an Afternoon at Marco Polo Ortigas Manila’s Connect Lounge. Afternoon Tea is a typical “meal” habit usually of the British. It involves some small sandwiches, pastries, scones with clotted cream, cakes, and of course, tea. And because Marco Polo Ortigas Manila wants to make your stay or visit memorable, Connect Lounge introduces the Afternoon Tea which is available daily from 2 PM to 6 PM for only P788, which is surprisingly, good for two people. Served in a circular three-tier stand, […]

STARBUCKS PHILIPPINES CHRISTMAS GRAND LAUNCH

Starbucks Philippines Christmas Grand Launch reveals exciting and cool new treats for everyone

 

 Starbucks Philippines Christmas Grand Launch has revealed exciting and more Starbucks treats to loyal fans and customers to make the holiday season merry and brighter. The Starbucks Philippines Grand Launch opened today, October 29 and will wrap up tomorrow, 30th at the Main Atrium, EDSA Shangri-la Plaza, with previews of upcoming Starbucks flavors with returning seasonal favorites and products, gifts to delight you and the ones you love like mugs, tumblers, and water bottles. The Much-Awaited Starbucks Planner This is also the time to introduce Starbucks Christmas Traditions 2016 Promo where customers can avail of the card from November 2, […]

STARBUCKS TEAVANA

Modern Tea experience with Starbucks Teavana Handcrafted Beverages and Full Leaf Tea Sachets

 

 Coffee and tea lovers, rejoice! Starbucks Philippines recently unveiled and released their newest products – innovative iced beverages, and will be available in 6,200 Starbucks stores across the China/Asia Pacific region, including the Philippines. This modern tea experience gives customers the opportunity to enjoy a range of unique iced and hot tea beverages with bold, layered flavors, handcrafted the way only Starbucks can, for the first time. The launch of Teavana brings an entirely new tea occasion specifically developed for customers in Asia. “We see a tremendous opportunity to leverage the company’s expertise in creating best-in-class retail experiences, handcrafting customized beverages, […]

STARBUCKS PHILIPPINES PRESENTS VIVIENNE TAM STARBUCKS CARD AND SCALES CARD TO BE AVAILABLE THIS JUNE AND JULY 2016

Starbucks Philippines to release new sets of limited edition Starbucks Cards

 

 Every Starbucks Cards collectors in the Philippines will be excited to know that Starbucks Philippines will be releasing new sets of limited edition Vivienne Tam Starbucks Card and Scales Card this June and July 2016. Vivienne Tam Starbucks Card The Vivienne Tam Starbucks Card, inspired by her iconic “Bird and Flora” print is a collaboration with Starbucks and the designer, showcasing Tam’s East-meets-West approach to design, that effortlessly blends cultural roots with modern design vocabulary. Starting July 1, the Vivienne Tam Starbucks Card will be available for an initial consumable amount at P1000. Scales Card Inspired by Starbucks’ Siren’s tail, this […]

STARBUCKS PHILIPPINES SUMMER-INSPIRED FRAPPUCCINO BLENDED BEVERAGES

Starbucks Philippines launches two new Summer-inspired Frappes

 

 Inspired by Summer Adventures, Starbucks Philippines is launching two new frappe to match the colors of summer with unique twists on their signature chocolate and tea flavors. These new Frappuccino Blended Beverages – Chocolate Black Tea with Earl Grey Jelly Frappuccino Blended Beverage and Double Chocolate Green Tea Frappuccino Blended Beverage will be available starting tomorrow, June 7 and for a limited time only. If you love chocolate and tea, then these new Frappuccino Blended Beverages are must-haves on your Starbucks list. We had our first dibs on these new and exciting flavors during a chill and relaxing afternoon Summer-inspired […]

(L-R) EDWIN CANTA, SVP AND BUSINESS UNIT GENERAL MANAGER, URC; CORNELIO MAPA, EVP AND MANAGING DIRECTOR, URC; JOHN LLOYD CRUZ, GREAT TASTE COFFEE BRAND AMBASSADOR; AND LANCE GOKONGWEI, PRESIDENT AND CEO, URC

Great Taste Coffee brand ambassador John Lloyd Cruz’s perspective on being great

 

 Charming and truly is a ladies’ man, John Lloyd Cruz has evolved as one fine actor through the years and with a personality that almost everyone would aspire, JLC or Lloydie has been chosen by Great Taste Coffee to become their newest brand ambassador because they believe “he will reinforce our values and philosophy with the same kind of passion and greatness that he has exemplified in his life,” said Universal Robina Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer Lance Gokongwei during the Choose To Be Great media event hosted by Gelli Victor, held at Crowne Plaza Galleria Manila last May […]

KUJAKU BOTTLE 500ML (PHP 1099.75) / 600ML (PHP 1299.75)

Kujaku Bottle, a handy vacuum tumbler from Japan

 

 Kujaku in Japanese means ‘peacock’ and as far as English dictionary is concern, what I remembered about the peacock is its colorful feathers that brightly display to show-off the bird’s captivating beauty. Maybe that’s why this bottle, labeled in Japan, by The Peacock Vacuum Bottle Co., Ltd., was called Kujaku. This slendetumblerr shaped vacuum stainless steel compact bottle (available in 500ml and 600ml) is a real catch, especially for people who are on-the-go that they have to bring bottled beverage in their place of work or off to the gym. For me, I am taking this everywhere. I discovered this product through a friend and now […]

OTWOL JADINE FOR 711

OTWOL’s JaDine enjoys honest-to-goodness coffee with City Blends by 7-Eleven

 

 Coffee has been part of mostly Filipinos‘ daily lives and has been enjoyed anytime, anywhere. 7-Eleven Philippines was challenged on how to give the right coffee for the Filipino people and making it affordable at a P2o price point. 7-Eleven now offers City Blends straight from a custom machine, developed exclusively for the company and made in Italy. “This is something that was tested well and will be rolled out in 565 stores, 700 by the end of the year. And we think it’s actually something that we wanted to shout from the rooftop, so to speak,” said Jose Victor Paterno, […]

STARBUCKS PHILIPPINES COFFEE MASTERS AMBASSADOR'S CUP 2015 FINALISTS

Starbucks Philippines honors outstanding Coffee Masters through Coffee Ambassador’s Cup 2015

 

 Now on it’s 9th year, Starbucks Philippines’ Coffee Ambassador’s Cup 2015 celebrates the arts and science of making coffee and honors outstanding Coffee Masters in the Philippines. The competition started way back in 1999 originated as a friendly competition called Battle of the Beans among its partners. “Since 1999, Starbucks Philippines has been conducting these competitions as a way to recognize our outstanding partners (employees) who show excellent knowledge and passion for coffee. This competition provides a chance for us to nurture and inspire our partners to develop their skills in the coffee industry,” Joel Cruzado, learning and development manager said. Brewing coffee […]

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Watch: Announcement of the 9th Philippine Coffee Ambassador’s Cup 2015 winners

 

 Starbucks Philippines spearheaded the nine-year long Philippine Coffee Ambassador’s Cup for 2015. Watch the video below for the announcement of the 9th Philippine Coffee Ambassador’s Cup 2015. Viewed 87258 times by 4366 viewers ADMINJuan Manila Express is a magazine-themed blog of different niche from daily grind to headline news, to entertainment updates and social media related topics. Email us at [email protected] for your suggestions and comments. Thank you for visiting!More Posts

GREAT TASTE WHITE 3-IN-1 COFFEE

Be P3 million richer in less than 2 months while enjoying your favorite cup of coffee

 

 Sounds both unbelievable and interesting, ‘no? Oh and you’ll probably tell yourself, this is just another one of the business schemes you’ve heard from people who wanted to earn instant money. “Kape tayo, (Let’s have coffee) and I’ll show you how to double or triple your money in less than one or two months time.” A friend calls you up and invite you for coffee and introduce you to this new found opportunity and promises you five folds from your investment; then you can build your dreams, buy your own home and car, travel the world, etc. Well, in many cases, these are […]

MCCAFE ESPRESSO'CLOCK

Wake up to 5 days of frothy and creamy McCafé Cappuccino

 

 If you love your daily dose of caffeine in the morning, you’ll love coffee even more with 5 days of frothy and creamy McCafé Cappuccino at select McDonald’s stores nationwide starting July 13-17, 2015. We, Filipinos like to kick-off our day with a cup of coffee. This keeps us ready, energized, and hopeful for a day filled with endless possibilities and opportunities. And when it comes to one’s cup of Joe, flavorful and affordable make up the characteristics of the perfect blend that would give Pinoys that extra boost. This month, McDonald’s gives customers more reasons to celebrate each new day with […]

Dr. Lapitan with her team (James T. Austria)

Important things to know about urinary incontinence and how to prevent the disease

 

 Dr. Marie Carmela Lapitan from Philippine General Hospital discussed about the disease called Urinary Incontinence or as she mentioned ‘involuntary leakage of urine’ “Sometimes when you [the patient] found an infection in the ladder, it becomes irritable and once it’s irritated it will suddenly contract and you will also leak,” said Lapitan. Lapitan described the disease as a cause of some early discovered diseases and habitual or behavioral activities of the patient, and it may also be caused by muscle control problem. “When the patient suffers from urinary incontinence, it means that the support of the bladder is weak,” she […]

OUR GROUP SHOT IN FRONT OF HO CHI MINH MAUSOLEUM.

HANOI: How Awesomely Nice Our Itinerary!

 

 Last November 8-12, Cebu Pacific flew to Hanoi with famous travel bloggers from the Philippines. We were part of that group. And to borrow a line from Michelle Eve De Guzman of Cebu Pacific, “How Awesomely Nice Our Itinerary!” Introduction to Hanoi Duc who was our Tour Guide who welcomed us at Noi Bai International Airport and is from Hanoi Red Tours,  told us that 7.5 million visited Vietnam last year, 2013. That is close to the number of population in Vietnam which is around 7 million people, according to him. By the way, the month of November signals the start […]

WATCH VIDEO. Ellen Adarna's banned coffee TV commercial.

Aside from Ellen Adarna’s leaked nude Esquire photos, can you tell us why her coffee TVC got banned?

 

 We know it’s sexy (we’re referring to the coffee TV commercial) and we are also in the loop to not to know that Ellen Adarna is perhaps one of the sexiest women in Philippines showbiz today – that is why she gets left and right projects and assignments where she got to bare some skin. Oh! Did you see her last night at Bench’s #NakedTruth? And how about her recent scandal that rocked the online community, her leaked nude Esquire photos? What can you say about it? But what about Ellen‘s banned coffee TVC? Do you think it deserves to […]