Artisan bread making – in the making! Bringing you a little taste of the Mediterranean this month, we have had a welcome visit from Manila, teaching the bakery staff how to bake artisan bread. Our bakery staff are now trained to the highest ability to mix, ferment, shape and bake a hand crafted bread in our bakery – for guests to enjoy at breakfast, with food and for desserts. So far, the Danish, croissants and pain au chocolats are tasting heavenly!

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shaun the sheep nudibranch

Unless you are a scientist, you are probably familiar with common names when describing a type animal, like CLOWNFISH or TIGER. Sometimes, names are more specific, like Tomato Clownfish or Sumatran Tiger, describing only one species. Occasionally these common names overlap and two different species have the same name. How confusing! How can a scientist differentiate between them using only the common name? The answer is that every animal has a scientific name. Latin is the preferred language for scientific names and is the standard among all animals, so it doesn’t matter what language the scientists speak or where they …

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wine tasting at Atmosphere Resorts Philippines

Tasty! Our tasting room recently opened, adjacent to the Atmosphere Resorts restaurant. It’s a beautiful place to display our 90 wines and also a popular venue for wine tastings before dinner, add to that some cheese and bread and it’s a great start to the evening! Next time in Atmosphere, ask for our Maitre d’ Ed and he will open up a few bottles for you to try.

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