Kitchen Creatures @ Centerpoint, Bandar Utama

Well, that might be so, George the Wise, but Garfield he say.. Diet – is DIE with a T at the end:) Both George and Garfield have valid points. Kitchen Creatures.. @kyspeaks twittered it and when I twittered back “is this place new?” he answered “yes, you should try it”.  Since Centerpoint is only a […]

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Waiting @ Pusat Penjaja Jalan Air Panas, Setapak

She sits in anticipation of something she knows will be worth the wait. She has been here many times and has sat in this very stool under this same zinc roof top on different occasions. She knows she’s good at waiting. She has waited 10 minutes before but she has also waited half an hour […]

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Havana @ Changkat Bukit Bintang, KL

When I heard from Sean of EatdrinkKL that they served Alligator meat at Havana, I wasted no time dragging Paranoid Android (PA) to the joint. Seeing as rich man PA lives just a stone’s throw from this upmarket part of town, I knew he would have no qualms joining me for lunch. “Say ah… !” […]

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The Chocolate Fair Midvalley, KL 2010

Step 1 – Admire the glistening egg on top your your Beef rice.. Step 2 – Gingerly break the half boiled egg and let the yoke run into every crevice of the beef.. Step 3 – sit back for a moment and admire the work of art.. Step 4- Chow down with great gusto! We […]

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Home Cooked Dinner at FBB’s

From L – R (starting top row): LL, FBB, Ciki, Min, A lil Fat Monkey, S, Bald Eagle, W.H. 1st Home-cooked meal of the year, by FBB! Also, we got to meet Min Chow of After Giovanni .. cream cheese spirals with lard, bacon and chives Lardy Spirals – pastry made from lard rather than […]

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Diced and sliced – Sentul

It is diced, sliced, sometimes minced and flavoured; everyone has a take; It is chicken, goat, mutton, wild-boar, sometimes even crocodile or snake; It is bamboo pierced, coconut mid-rib pierced, drive a slim sharpened stick through its centre; It is grilled, it is barbecued, over a wood or charcoal fire; It is Javanese, it is […]

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El Meson @ Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar

First meal of the year, I met up with A lil fat Monkey at El Meson Bangsar before heading out to the karaoke session at the Curve with Hairyberry, YKH, LL, Chuiz, CY, Cheryl and Bari. Many food bloggers have covered this place rather extensively on dinner, so let me just say that for just […]

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The Whampoa Club, Shanghai

My latest exciting gastronomic experience was in Shanghai recently, where I had the pleasure of dining at The Whampoa Club. This restaurant  is an opulent setting for Jereme Leung’s modern interpretations of traditional Shanghainese cuisine. Contemporary Chinese or Chinese Fusion are the other names that this type of cuisine, goes by. Three on the Bund […]

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Java with Cumi & Ciki

Map of Java courtesy of Lonely Planet Dear reader, Cumi and Ciki will be in Java for 9 days next month (Feb 2010). We need  your destination + food suggestions to help us come up with a roadtrip program! Our plan is to fly into Jakarta, make our way through Bandung, Cirebon, Semarang, Solo,  Yogyakarta. […]

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The Art of Bian-Lian at a Traditional Shanghainese Restaurant

In November last year , I was in Shanghai for a meeting.  A place that really stood out  for me was this reastaurant that served Traditional Shanghainese food. The first thing you will notice when you step inside the restaurant is the raised stage, that is the center attraction of the room. Apparently this is […]

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