Due to so many requests for more Philippine Dramas…
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance, Cooking
Directed by Rory B. Quintos & Don M. Cuaresma
Theme Composer: Ogie Alcasid
Ending theme: “Wag Mong Iwan Ang Aking Puso”, by
Language(s) Filipino, Tagalog, English
Produced by: ABS-CBN Kapamilya Network
Original run June 25, 2007 – Present
The story revolves around a young cook named Ysabella Cuenca. At an early age, Ysay develops an inclination for cooking, and dreams of becoming a great cook like her mother, Rosario Cuenca.
However, her mother’s misfortune causes Ysay to taste the bitterness of life. This teaches her to be meticulous and devoted to her cooking, and cynical when it comes to love. She grows with one goal in mind—to be the best cook in their area and exact revenge on the woman who was responsible for her mother’s misery.
Along the way, Ysay meets two men who will show her how sweet it is to fall in love. Who will give her the right mixture of happiness? Will it be the cocky, street-smart Andrew Amarillo or the chef Mito Valenzuela ?
Judy Ann Santos as Ysabella “Ysay” Cuenca – a girl who’s passionate about cooking. In her kitchen, she’s the queen, as every ingredient is carefully measured, every dish perfect down to the last drop. However, she’s quite cynical about love.
Ryan Agoncillo as Andrew Amarillo – a man whose heart beats for Ysabella. Behind his smile and laughter lies a dark past that holds key to his real identity.
Derek Ramsay as Mito Valenzuela – the “sexiest chef on TV”, who also Ysabella fell in love with.He also loves Ysabella.
Coney Reyes as Victoria Amarillo – the top chef of “Florencia’s”. Despite her success, she yearns for something more, and will do everything in her power to get it.
Gina Pareño as Trinidad Mendoza – Ysabella’s “second mom”, who never fails to fill her family with love.
Aiza Seguerra as Alex Mendoza – Ysabella’s loyal friend. However, one dream will test her undying friendship with Ysay.
Photos of Ysabella & Mitos
Photos of Ysabella & Andrew