Stars on #StartCreating Deliciously Layered Coffee at Home

What do actress Denise Laurel, TV host Raymond Gutierrez, and actress Bianca King have in common?

Well, they just discovered that you can have coffee at home just like in the best coffee shops in the metro. Thanks to Nescafé’s new Red Mug Machine, a unique innovation that easily creates café style coffee at home.

The convenient and easy to use machine lets them create a wide range of delicious and pretty cups of coffee. 

Developed in Switzerland by Nestlé coffee machine experts, the Nescafé Red Mug Machine boasts a coffee chamber with a unique cyclone that brings out Nescafé Classic coffee aroma and flavor. It also has a foaming jet technology that creates foam with ease, inspired by the barista steam jets you see in local coffee shops.

 Bianca King, Raymond Gutierrez, Denise Laurel, and Tessa Prieto-Valdes make their own coffee creations using the Nescafe Red Mug Machine. 

In around two minutes, the machine lets them and their guests have a foamy Cappuccino, layered Latte, fancy Mocha, velvety Americano and other delicious coffee creations just by using Nescafé Classic and Nestlé Coffee-Mate. With this new innovation, they say, you can easily #StartCreating so many exciting coffee recipes at home to suit any occasion.

Glossy in Nescafé’s signature red, the sleek machine is sure to add an element of style to the buffet table or kitchen counter. The compact machine is suitable for any home, whether a studio apartment, condo, or house.

The Nescafe Red Mug Machine 

Nescafé has aligned with four coffee lovers and asked them to develop their own personal coffee creations using machine. They are now Nescafé Red Mug Machine’s ambassadors – are singer and actress Denise Laurel, marketing wiz Raymond Gutierrez;  artist-turned-foodie and restaurateur Bianca King, and interior designer Tessa Prieto-Valdes.

It’s the scent Of NESCAFÉ CLASSIC that puts a smile on Denise Laurel’s face. “I love the smell of coffee in the morning. The smell alone is enough to perk me up. Having a cup in the morning is like getting a warm, fuzzy hug from my fiancé Sol,” she adds. Denise’s coffee creation with the Nescafé Red Mug Machine, a Hug in a Mug Latte, mixes cookie butter with the flavor of Nescafé Classic and Nestlé Coffee-Mate. “It’s my very own pick me up when I get home from a long shoot, tiring day, or anything in between! It’s so fun to use and you can have fancy coffee in a snap!”

 Emma Chavarot, Soluble System Business Development Manager for Nestle Phils. 
Don Howat, Business Executive Manager of Coffee and Creamer Creations 

Raymond Gutierrez likes his coffee on the rocks. “I usually don’t have much time to myself since my work keeps me constantly on the go. So my coffee moment first thing in the morning is really just enjoying a nice, iced glass of my own creation, the Vanilla Chilled Coffee made with Nescafé Red Mug Machine. My coffee officially starts my day.” Having a nice iced coffee prepared in a jiff anytime Raymond needs it, helps in keeping him relaxed despite his busy schedule. “It’s also the perfect thing to serve to friends when they come over and hang out!”

For a foodie like actress Bianca King, it’s all about taste and creation. “As with most of my culinary creations this is something that I have tweaked to achieve the best possible drink.” she shares. “I love being able to create a gourmet cup of coffee at home anytime I want with the Nescafé Red Mug Machine,!” 

Bianca King takes pride in her own coffee creation, the Double Choco Mocha
Raymond Gutierrez and his Vanilla Chilled Coffee

Her culinary coffee creation, Double Chocolate Mocha, blends flavors of Nescafé Classic with the creaminess of Nestlé Coffee-Mate and the sweetness of an extra helping of chocolate. 

“Anyone who knows me knows that I am a creative spirit. I love putting my own spin on things to make anything and everything I do uniquely me!” said Tessa Prieto Valdes. “Christmas is just around the corner, I decided to theme my creation with Nescafe Red Mug Machine around my favorite time of the year. So this creation is my Christmas Cinnamon Cappuccino.” Tessa loves the foaming feature because it makes her feel like a legit barista when she uses it. “It’s so fun to use, and you can have a fancy coffee in a snap!”

The Hug in a Mug Latte by Denise Laurel is a combination of Cookie Butter, Nescafe Classic Coffee, and Nestle Coffee Mate 
Vibrant Interior Designer, Tessa Prieto-Valdes creates the Christmas Cinnamon Cappuccino just in time for the holidays

#StartCreating your own special coffee moments at home with Nescafé Red Mug

Machine, just like Denise, Raymond, Bianca, and Tessa.

 Available in select SM, Robinsons, Landmark, Puregold and Merkado Supermarket branches in Metro Manila at a special introductory price of P1,999.00 until the end of December only. This special package will come with a transparent glass mug, 100 grams of Nescafé Classic, and 250 grams of Nestlé Coffee-Mate. 

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Sorsogon enamors Heart Evangelista

Heart Evangelista can be Sorsogon's tourism ambassadress

Actress Heart Evangelista is very much awed by the natural beauty of Sorsogon, the home province of her husband Chiz Escudero. She never misses a chance to go with her husband who is aspiring to be the next Vice President of the Philippines whenever he asks her to go with her to his place in the Bicol Region.        

And to show her love for the place, she posts on her Instagram account photos of interesting spots she visits with the hashtag #mahalkongsorsogon.

 Heart is enamored by the province’s awe inspiring sights of unspoiled nature, especially the area around Bulusan Lake, which she finds refreshing in its natural beauty. This was where her pre-nuptial photos with Senator Chiz Escudero were shot.

 Reports say that the province has been getting a lot of visitors and the Sorsogueños credit this to Heart’s Instagram posts. Donsol town in particular is experiencing some kind of renewed tourism boom. It has been known where visitors can spot butanding or whale sharks.

Recently, a 400-square meter surfers; pavilion was opened in Barangay Buenavista in Gubat town. The Gubateños are anticipating a surge of surfers in the next couple of months. 

Sorsogueños also credit the surge of tourist to the electrification of the province, now a hundred percent energized.


Diether Ocampo back in Wattpad Presents

Kapamilya actor Diether Ocampo stars in a special project on TV5

Beginning tonight until Dec. 18 at 9 p.m., fans of Diether Ocampo can watch him again in the long-running series Wattpad Presents, and this time he is in the episode “Seducing Mr Wong.”

The story of this weeklong episode is like this. Once crazy night, Aliyah plans the perfect seduction scheme for Kristoff the man she has been pining for all her life.

But the universe has a weird sense of humor. She wakes up the next morning and realizes she seduced the wrong guy by accident.

“Seducing Mr. Wrong” is a sexy and funny story by Wattpad Writer Gabriela_gii with  over 200,000 reads.

Diether Ocampo is Jasper or the “Mr. Wrong” who happens to be at the wrong place at the right time. He is the guy whom Aliyah accidentally seduces one crazy and passion-filled night.

Sam Pinto is a go-getter in a new series

 Sam Pinto is Aliyah, the go-getter who believes that one should make her own destiny. She maps out her life in pursuit of the man of her dreams, but destiny has other plans for her and she ends up sleeping and falling for the wrong man.


The 700 Club Asia airs on GMA-7

Beginning tonight, The 700 Club Asia will continue to inspire and bring miracles to Filipino homes. It now airs weeknight from 12 midnight until 12:30 a.m. on GMA Network.

The 700 Club Asia (TSCA) features stories of broken relationships that have been reconciled; people who have been healed from sickness and released from bondages through a personal encounter with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.

The program is hosted by Peter Kairuz, Kata Inocencio, Felichi Pangilinan-Buizon, Mari Kaimo, Camilla Kim-Galvez, Alex Tinsay and Miriam Quiambao-Roberto.

Filipino abroad can catch the inspiring program on GMA Pinoy TV.

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