Memories of Old Manila reminisces food trips of old
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A snap of Ramon Lee restaurant in Sta. Cruz established in 1929 brings back memories of delicious meal sets long before fastfoods adopted the practice. It may still be operating, if we’re not mistaken.
They didn’t have problems with plastic before because milk used to be sold in glass bottles. In fact, carabao milk were sold along the road with farmers bringing their carabaos along with them.
Reminiscing the time when Royal was used by some as fever medicine, and Sarsi with raw egg was a cure for hangovers.
Bibingka prepared the classic way.
This either wants to go back to the good old days or feel old. We’d choose the former.