Nasi Beriani Gam Putrajaya

Someone asked me, what on earth is Beriani Gam? How is it different from the regular Beriani (Briyani) rice? Is it really gum that they use, or what? Which got me pondering, and I had to do a little sniffing around to find out. And one thing is for sure, you will definitely need your […]

The Garden Route, and the Origin of Modern Mankind

So having seen a bit of Port Elizabeth, it was time to take the Garden route and see about a place that Scientists and Anthropologists had discovered to be the point of Origin of Modern Mankind. The Garden Route is a stretch of the south-eastern coast of South Africa that extends from Mossel Bay in […]

Asian Inspired Cuisine @ Midi 57

After that fantastic dinner at Le Midi Bangsar, it was time to pay Midi 57 a visit, on Jalan Bangkung. This being the sister restaurant and all that, and us being huge fans of the ever so accomplished Chef Andrea Alimenti, we were rather looking forward to sampling their latest Asian inspired menu. Midi 57 is […]

Teochew Fine Dining at Pak Loh Chiu Chow

Famous for its Teochew (Chiu Chow) cuisine, Pak Loh Chiu Chow located at Feast Village in Starhill Gallery has been around for more than a decade. The food however, is still exquisite and this latest promotion that spans only two short months (Jun-Jul), is definitely amazing value for money, because the ingredients are just so […]

Exploring Port Elizabeth, with #MeetSouthAfrica

Situated in the south-eastern section of the country, the Eastern Cape is stunning – it is the stuff that postcards are made of – rugged, rocky cliffs and dense green trees, on the stretch that’s known as the Wild Coast. This is also where you will find breathtaking sights of the Indian Ocean. To the […]

BBQ Pork Addictions at Hoong Kee

It seems like every week, we find a great new place for BBQ Pork (Charsiew) Noodles. It doesn’t take much to make us happy, but the pork has to be spot on in terms of flavour, and have a nice charred BBQ outer layer too. And now, we have yet another Charsiew place to add to our […]

Languishing at Fischers Fritz, Berlin

Fischers Fritz is one of Berlin’s few two-Michelin star restaurants. It is located in the Regent hotel, Charlottenstrasse, and it famously serves up Christian Lohse’s French inspired, seafood specialities. Walking into the restaurant, you can’t help but feel a little overwhelmed.

Crazy about Loke Yun Ampang’s Chicken Rice!

All this marathon training and running has only succeeded in doing one thing. It has given me a huge appetite for carbs. And few foods exert as tantalizing a pull on my voracious appetite as rice and chicken. Not just any chicken. But good old fashioned, texture that has a bit of a fight, kampung […]

A Pork-tastic meal at D Legends Bar, TTDI

If you’re thinking, wait a minute… D Legends Bar .. famous for food.. and Pork dishes.. doesn’t ring a bell. Well, that was us, just minutes before we stepped into this neighborhood pub, in TTDI. Sometimes, surprises pop up when you least expect them and in the strangest of places, but we soon found out […]

“A Taste of Malaysia” 6 Signature Dishes at Makan Kitchen

I think the best thing about Makan Kitchen, is getting to watch the Chefs in action. And boy, do they have many! With more than 80 local dishes on the dinner buffet menu, it’s no wonder that there are several Chefs at the live action stations, making the food come alive. I feel pretty mesmerized by […]

5 Great Ways to Experience Malta

Malta is a group of seven islands in the Mediterranean Sea. Only the three largest islands – Malta, Gozo and Comino – are inhabited. The terrain is low and rocky with coastal cliffs. Malta is a melting pot of civilisations with a history stretching back thousands of years. The country has been inhabited since around […]