Gardenia Brings You a Healthy Bento Recipe

Packing a well-balanced snack – whether it’s for you or for your little one – is essential for setting healthy eating habits. And while trying to come up with something different yet easy-to-create snack, Gardenia brings you its very own ‘Master Mind’ Bento recipe!

The healthy bento recipe ingredients are packed with vitamins and minerals like B vitamins and Iron which aid in memory enhancement and helps prevents age-related decline in mental health, thus labelled as ‘Master Mind Bento Recipe’.

Here are two recipes – Gardenia Oriental Tuna Salad Sandwich (main dish) and Gardenia Strawberry & Blueberry Fruity Cream Cheese Tart (dessert)—to try out that will satisfy your cravings and aid for a healthy mind.

Gardenia Oriental Tuna Salad Sandwich

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Ingredients:

  • Gardenia Classic White Bread
  • 1 can tuna solid in water (drained)
  • ¼ cup oriental dressing
  • 2 pcs sliced tomato
  • 8 pcs. Lettuce leaves

Procedure:

  1. Combine tuna and oriental dressing in a bowl. Mix well.
  2. Prepare a slice of Gardenia Classic White Bread and top it with lettuce leaves, tuna mixture, and tomato.
  3. Cover with another slice of bread.
  4. Serve 4 sandwiches and enjoy!

Did you know that tuna is rich in Omega 3 fatty acids that help keep your brain healthy? This makes your Gardenia Oriental Tuna Salad Sandwich even healthier, especially, paired with Gardenia White Bread that contains essential vitamins such as Vitamin A, B1, B2, B3, C and minerals like Calcium, Iodine, Iron and Folate.

Gardenia Strawberry & Blueberry Fruity Cream Cheese Tart

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Ingredients:

  • Gardenia Strawberry and Blueberry Loaf
  • ¼ cup fruit cocktail
  • 2 tbsp sugar
  • 25g gelatin
  • 1 bar cream cheese
  • ½ cup all-purpose cream

Procedure:

  1. Get 6 slices of Gardenia Strawberry and Blueberry loaf and trim the sides.
  2. Flatten the Gardenia Strawberry and Blueberry slices and form it into cups on a muffin tin
  3. Chill for 30 minutes.
  4. Prepare the gelatin and let it cool for two minutes.
  5. Combine cream cheese, all-purpose cream and sugar until it becomes smooth.
  6. Set aside 4 tbsp of gelatin and add the remaining into the cream cheese mixture.
  7. Mix the 4 tbsp of gelatin into the fruit cocktail. Mix well.
  8. Scoop out the cream cheese mixture and place it on the chilled breads then top it with fruit cocktail mixture.
  9. Chill for at least 30 minutes.
  10. Serve 6 tarts and share with your friends!

Did you know that fruits like berries are rich source of Anthocyanins and antioxidants that help prevent age-related concern in mental condition?

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Gardenia Oriental Tuna Salad Sandwich  and Gardenia Strawberry & Blueberry Fruity Cream Cheese Tart are made nutritious not only because of the nutrients of the bread but also with the vitamins and minerals the ingredients has which aids in enhancing the memory.

For more Gardenia Healthy Bento recipe, just visit www.gardenia.com.ph or www.facebook.com/gardeniaph.

Amazing Amazing Buffet Bonanza at 7Flavors Philippines

I’m a huge buffet person and quality is one of the most important aspect I usually expect. I’ve been to most of the popular ones in the Metro, but this place definitely made it to my top ten list. Not only is the quality there, I’m loving the beautiful presentation and excellent customer service. Not to mention that they are still on a soft opening. This newly conceptualized restaurant bring much-needed class and spunk to the buffet genre, with eclectic offering combined with minimal and slick ambiance.

A fresh and casual dining spot, nestled within the lush urban confines of San Juan.

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Bounty Fresh Brings #DiskarteNaMayArte to the Asia Digital Marketing Expo 2015

Bounty Fresh will bring #DiskarteNaMayArte to the Asia Digital Marketing Expo at the SMX Aura, on July 26, 2015. The campaign aims to celebrate the Bounty Fresh Moms out there who always find creative and resourceful ways to make homemaking extra special for their loved ones.

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Why #DiskarteNaMayArte?

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Tree Top Adventure Baguio – Experience The Extreme

Experience extreme adventure and extreme relaxation at Tree Top Adventure Baguio, the only motorized zipline in the Philippines and the only Team Building facility in Baguio. With seven outdoor activities and team building facilities, located within Camp John Hay, surrounded by pine trees and overlooking breathtaking views, Tree Top Adventure Baguio offers an adventure of a lifetime.

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THE ANTICA MURRINA VENEZIA PHILIPPINE LAUNCH

World-renowned Italian Brand Antica Murrina Venezia © ™, makers of fine Murano Jewelry and accessories is now proudly launched here in the Philippines by Mr. and Mrs. Nardone of Porta Lucerna Trading. It is with excitement and flair of a night of fashion, that the introduction to Antica Murrina Venezia © ™,  was sparkling in glamour and elegance, here in Makati at the Buddha-Bar.

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The 6th Year of the Ajinomoto® Umami Culinary Challenge

The annual Ajinomoto®   Umami Culinary Challenge (UCC) 2015 is slated on Friday, January 30, 2015 at the Hall 2 of the SMX Convention Hall from 6:00 AM – 6:00 PM. On its 6th year, UCC organizer, Ajinomoto Philippines Corporation, puts together the best culinary teams from Luzon-VisayasMindanao in one (1) cooking arena to showcase their masterful culinary creations. UCC is the biggest, intercollegiate, multi-category culinary competition that focuses on the delicious potential of umami, the 5th basic taste. The event attracts HRM and Nutrition students in 54 schools coming from NCR, Ilocos, CALABARZON, Central Luzon and Bicol Regions and regional winners from Visayas and Mindanao.

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An Open Love Letter: Happy 1st Birthday My Little One..

On this day, at 08:58 PM, exactly one year ago my life changed forever. As I write this I will try my hardest not to cry at the thought of how fast this life moves and how so very much I wish I could turn back the clock so that I am able to relive it all over again.

Forever etched in my heart and soul are those first hours with you. Your daddy and me couldn’t hold you close enough or stare at you long enough. I had been up for 26 hours waiting for your arrival and after it was all over and I heard your first cries, I didn’t want to blink in fear of missing even just a fraction of a moment.

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