Monthly Archives: September 2011

Preparazzi – Gourmet Food at your Doorstep

After learning about Preparazzi on Facebook one day, K & I decided to check it out! Preparazzi is a food preparation service that helps you cook delicious, healthy meals at home with no fuss. They help plan, prepare and cook the dishes and deliver right to your doorstep. Preparazzi is the brain child of JeremyRead More

Al Forno – Comforting Italian Fare

Al Forno is a cosy Italian restaurant located along East Coast Road. The restaurant expanded across the street – there is a branch right opposite the main restaurant.  Both shops share the same menu/resources. On that particular night, we saw a cute Italian waiter bringing bread across the street from the main shop to theRead More

[Ipoh] Street Food – The Best Way to Explore Ipoh is through the Stomach

As some of you may already know – I was back in Ipoh a few weeks back on an emergency trip to visit my ailing grandmother. To those who asked – my granny pulled through my sincere appreciation towards your concern. Despite the fully-packed and serious nature of the trip, I managed to steal someRead More

[Ho Chi Minh City] Market 39 – Hello Saigon

I will be based in HCMC for the next few months – can’t wait to explore the restaurants here. My current list includes Hoa Tuc, Pho 2000 (Mr. Clinton ate here), La Villa French, La Hostaria, Sushi bar etc. Fellow foodies – kindly leave a comment if you have any good recommendations in HCMC. My firstRead More

Imperial Treasure Super Peking Duck – An Extraordinary Bird

This is one of my favourite lunch spots. I can still remember how excited I was when I first tasted the Peking duck here with W. He will be returning to his homeland soon – I will definitely miss my duck eating companion dearly. The restaurant is famous for its Peking duck – I guessRead More

Gunther’s – Where there is Reason for More

Its been quite awhile, folks - I am finally back from Ipoh (praise God my granny is OK despite a bad fall). Clearly, the purpose of my trip was not for leisure…but I did manage to steal some time to indulge in some Ipoh favorites (will post soon)! Some weeks back, I visited Gunther’s upon recommendation from a fellow foodie (thanks,Read More

The Regent – A Pinkalicious Wedding

Congratulations to B – my dear little cousin/neighbour on his wedding yesterday! It is interesting that the youngest amongst us got hitched first! Z (The lovely bride) put together a candy bar at the hotel lounge. Simple treats like cakes, marshmallows, Pocky biscuit sticks, fruity cereal rings, M&Ms and an assortment of sweets were placedRead More

The Bar at Morton’s – One More Please

You CANNOT miss martini night at Morton’s bar! You get excellent value for your buck daily (Monday – Friday) from 5-7pm. That is also when the bar is at its fullest – every corner will be occupied. You get a choice of 5 different martini @ $12.95++ each and complimentary filet mignon sandwiches! The latter is definitely the starRead More

Hyang To Gol – Been there Done that

Hyang To Gol is an established Korean restaurant located on the 2F of Amara hotel in Tanjong Pagar. It is a place that even the Koreans rave about! The spacious restaurant was fully occupied by patrons (many Koreans) when we visited late one evening. Banchan was served first which is typical in any Korean restaurant.Read More

Lim Seng Lee Duck Rice – My all-time Favorite

During lunch one day, my colleague and I drove down all the way to South Bouna Vista in order to satisfy my craving for duck rice. We went to the famous Lim Seng Lee Duck Rice – a stall I frequented during my NUS days. It was a nostalgic feeling to be back there againRead More