Tapenade Takeaways from Discovery Primea
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A guide to gift baskets, or what you get important strangers

These five luxury hotels got you covered with a splurge-worthy array of sophisticated food offerings.
Marilen Fontanilla | Nov 03 2018

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THE SWEET INDULGENCE HAMPER BY THE PEN. A wonderfully curated assortment of holiday goodies, including a Terrazzas Cabernet Sauvignon, 100% Organic Peninsula Blend Tea, Jamon Gran Reserva, Homemade Fruit Cake, Homemade Chocolate Santa Star, Rocher Chocolate, Milk Chocolate Bar, Peninsula Heritage Collection Mug, Peninsula Leather Key Holder, Peninsula Festive Magnet, Peninsula Page Bear, and Signature Peninsula Pageboy Hat Hamper. This Hamper is priced at P10,500. The Peninsula Boutique, The Peninsula Manila, (02) 887-5747, email [email protected]


SPIRAL 2 GO HOLIDAY HAMPERS. Following the theme of an Enchanted Journey, Spiral 2 Go Holiday Hampers are packed in elegant and chic luggage sets. Customize your own perfect festive present and fill the holiday hampers with Sofitel signature macarons, wine, pralines, cookies, gingerbread, chocolates, cheese, bread and jam, and other festive favorites, starting at P750. Spiral specialty ham and turkey are also available as delectable holiday presents. Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, (02) 551-5555 local 1230, email [email protected]


RAFFLES AND FAIRMONT TAKEAWAY. Raffles and Fairmont Makati offer a selection of gourmet savories, created by its roster of master chefs. There is Roasted Australian Prime Beef with rosemary roasted potatoes with chestnut and truffle oil, creamy spinach with Parmesan, and red wine sauce. Or try the Roasted Turkey with pork and chicken liver stuffing with foie gras, truffle sweet potatoes, green beans, grilled corn, and turkey jus. Each order can serve up to 15 persons. Prices start at P12,280. Raffles and Fairmont Makati, (02) 555-9848, www.fairmontmakati.myshopify.com


GILDED GIFTS BY GRAND HYATT. This yuletide season, go grand and gift loved ones with a Christmas hamper brimming with exquisite delicacies prepared by Grand Hyatt Manila Pastry Chef Saban Cavlak. Tailor your own hamper for a minimum order of P2,100 and choose from delectable Florentine cookies and homemade stollen, to name a few. Everyone deserves a customized hamper, suited to their personal taste. Grand Hyatt Manila, (02) 838-1234, email [email protected]


TAPENADE TAKEAWAY. Revel in the holidays while serving up a feast in the confines of your own home. Discovery Primea evokes just the right nostalgic notes with a selection of seasonal favorites prepared by the culinary team of Executive Chef Luis Chikiamco from Callos a la MadrileƱa, Lengua Sevillana, Paella Valenciana, to Soy Braised U.S. Beef Short Ribs, and a Sugar-Crusted Christmas Ham. Even Flame’s favorite Takeout Lobster Fried Rice can be enjoyed with family and friends. Prices start at P2,500 ++. Discovery Primea, email [email protected], www.discoveryprimea.com