Like the favourite Pinoy dish adobo, viewers and netizens can’t appear to get sufficient of ‘The Lost Recipe’ because the fantasy-romance sequence bannered by Mikee Quintos and Kelvin Miranda turns into formally the very best score program on GMA News TV (GNTV) this 2021 and a relentless high trending matter on Twitter Philippines throughout its first three days of airing.
The Lost Recipe not solely contributed to the elevated viewership of GNTV’s primetime block however even made it to the Overall Top 20 packages in Urban Phils. for the interval January 18 to 20 (primarily based on Nielsen NUTAM in a single day information).
Even previous to its airing date final January 18, the GMA Public Affairs-produced sequence has already obtained praises from netizens for its visually gorgeous teasers. Its official trailer surpassed the 1 million view mark simply days after it was launched.
And when its pilot episode aired final Monday, viewers had been certainly captivated—from its cinematic opening credit (OBB) to the majestic rendering of a few of Manila’s most interesting landmarks, in addition to the ingredient of fantasy and time journey that provides coloration to the sequence. But on high of those so-called garnishes that improve the sequence, what pulls the viewers to The Lost Recipe’s world are its sneak peek into the colourful Pinoy tradition and historical past as mirrored on meals and custom, and most significantly the Filipino household dynamics that pave the best way for the story’s battle.
Its pilot airing grew to become the highest trending matter on social media final Monday–with the official hashtag #TheLostRecipe taking the primary spot on Twitter Philippines traits. Its dominance on the social media platform continued the next nights, with the hashtags #TheLostRecipeTimeTravel and #TheLostRecipeAppleVsGinger touchdown on high of Twitter Philippines’ trending subjects final January 19 and 20, respectively.
Twitter consumer @juliuscostilla4 shared: “Congratulations @GMA_PA from cast, cinematography at story! Napaka world class! Thank you for giving us series like this!”
This was seconded by @AlexLopezPH: “Love the concept of revolving the series around OUR Adobo. Good looking cast, yummy food, great shots, nice music.”
“I love the transition from 19th century to year 2021!,” shares @Zareena_Zane whereas @samillanoshe raved concerning the refreshing take of the sequence on drama-making. “look at themmmm! The lost recipe is very different to usual Filipino teleseryes. It is very unique and refreshing. I love that they show how Philippines look in the past and the outfit, wow i love it. Everything look[s] realistic.”
Twitter makes use of @thegeekprince additionally expressed his admiration to the scenes depicting a few of Manila’s historic landmarks and museums: “Kudos to GMA! From a young history geek like me, this series is so beautiful. My tv is powered on again after 5 years! #TheLostRecipe”
Viewers and netizens are hooked on the story of Harvey and Apple, with some already asking for a marathon recap of the pilot week and for the complete episodes to be accessible on-line as quickly as potential.
On its pilot episode, Kelvin, who performs Harvey Napoleon within the sequence, is a chef who desires of conquering the culinary world. His world begins to crumble when his adobo dish will get a poor evaluate from Chef Waldorf, portrayed by Gabby Eigenmann. With the unhealthy score, Harvey’s restaurant H&B is put in jeopardy. After his father’s dying and an argument along with his brother, Harvey drowns himself in alcohol. In his drunken state, he finds his method right into a meals museum the place he meets Dulce (Kim Rodriguez), a mysterious lady who gives him to journey again in time so he can grasp the recipe of adobo. He goes to the 12 months the place his rival restaurant El Adobo is just starting to thrive and can discover himself nose to nose with Conchita (Manilyn Reynes)—the queen of El Adobo’s primary dish.
The viewers are in for extra engaging surprises as Harvey returns to the current time and meets Apple (Mikee). Soon their lives intertwine and collectively they whip up a narrative that’s certain to additional whet the viewers’s urge for food for the romcom sequence.
The first domestically produced day by day primetime present on GMA News TV, “The Lost Recipe” additionally options Thea Tolentino, Paul Salas, Lucho Ayala, Maureen Larrazabal, Almira Muhlach, Sue Prado, Topper Fabregas, and Ariella Arida. Joining Harvey and Apple of their kitchen journey as properly are Phytos Ramirez, Prince Clemente, Anton Amoncio, Faye Lorenzo, and Crystal Paras. Aside from Manilyn, Gabby, and Kim, viewers must also be careful for the particular roles of different shock visitors.
Catch “The Lost Recipe,” weeknights at eight p.m. on GMA News TV.
Viewers overseas also can catch “The Lost Recipe” through GMA’s flagship worldwide channel, GMA Pinoy TV. For this system information, go to www.gmapinoytv.com.