Debonair gentleman Dr. George Sarakinis recently celebrated his birthday for 40 of his close friends at the very popular Caruso Ristorante Italiano.
No less than restaurant owner Emilio Mina organized the celebration preparing a lavish menu for his favorite buddy with a presentation of the flaming chicken for the main course.
Leading the well-known guests were congressman and former first Lady Imelda Romualdez Marcos, former Gov. Chavit Singson with Jazz Carreon, German Ambassador Thomas Ossowski with lady love Anjellica Lopez, Greek Ambassador Nikos Kaimenakis, and famous singer and composer Jose Mari Chan.
Also present to wish the celebrant a happy birthday were Asian Tigers owner Gerry and Virginia Lane, international photographer Rupert and Tina Jacinto, Lovely couple Rene and Ann Puno, celebrity designer Ito Curata and Bob Miller, young billionaire Joseph Calata without Nel. German businessman Gunter Matschuck with exotic wife Joanne, Dutch couple Toon and Tess Willockx. Gorgeous ladies were Miss World Philippines
License Holder Cory Quirino, Atty Manette Agbayani who brought the kink cake, Anna Sia, Michelle Lee, Lulu Boon, Nancy Bismonte and single gentlemen Joy Fong and Publisher Ernest Gonzaga. Well dressed Sonny Tanchanco and John Gaddi added glamor to the night. Latecomer Mom Nardone still made it.
Balladeer Arthur Manuntag, who is dubbed the Tony Bennett of the Philippines, and his charming wife Kathy entertained guests after dinner. Of course Chan also offered songs, as Madame Imelda did a duet with her godson celebrant. Rene and Cory also sang.
It was truly a fun party of great food, wine and music Happy birthday dear George!