Category Archives: Dessert

Hai Di Lao & Buttertrade Deliveries – The Perfect Combination for a Fuss-free Celebration!

Hai Di Lao delivery at our doorstep We love the Hai Di Lao hotpot experience (not the waiting time though) and were extremely excited when the restaurant started offering delivery services island-wide.  We found the perfect occasion (Christmas and 2 birthday celebrations) to order! All you need to do is to call Hai Di LaoRead More

The Big Sheila – More Chic-Chic Lunches to Come

[LEFT] The Big Sheila is located in Swan Lake Avenue. It’s opened by an ex-colleague who sent us personalized invitations. [RIGHT] It’s a small restaurant with just a cosy sofa corner and a long communal table. The big Sheila placed its daily offerings on the counters near the entrance. The first moment of truth was excellent - everything just looked so drop-dead gorgeous and fresh!Read More

2am Dessert Bar – A True Inspiration

Image from 2am Dessert Bar  2am Dessert Bar is located at a corner of Holland Village.  It is certainly not the easiest place to find but not a major problem when we have our master direction navigator (i.e. P)  around. Kayambe H20 – 72% Michel Cluizel chocolate, Evian P - A dark chocolate mousse infused with Evian resulting in a hollow block with aRead More

Rong Cheng Bak Kut Teh + Cake Over Heels

A BKT shop and a chic patisserie just sound so weird together but there’s a good reason for this…..they are located side by side in Mid View City. Rong Cheng Bak Kut Teh The new branch in Mid View City is managed by the son of the founder of Rong Cheng BKT. The new place is huge and breezy.Read More

[Beijing] My Perfect Fooding Day

BREAKFAST - Du Yi Chu Go local – Start the day in the century old shao mai shop at Qian Men Da Jie The menu is small - just a couple of dumpling choices and appetisers. I went straight for the highly recommended san sian (Mixture of pork, prawn & sea cucumber)  shao mai. SAN SIAN SHAO MAI – The dumplings arrived piping hot afterRead More

[Sydney] When K meets P

OFF TO SYDNEY Truckload of Singapore delights arrived in Sydney - P & K love their hokkien mee! WINE & DINE [FROM TOP LEFT, CLOCKWISE] Momofuku Seiobo – Sydney, Enzo – Hunter Valley, Milk + Honey – Canberra & Alpine Larder - Snowy Mountain. P & K had tons of great food during their trip BUT… Nothing beats just having gourmet foodRead More

[Ho Chi Minh City] L’usine – P.S. I Love You Too

I read about L’usine in many magazines and I regreted that I did not try this “PS. café” alike until my most recent trip there. I can imagine that this would be my every Sunday hangout if I were still staying in HCMC.  The pretty cafe is located conveniently in Dong Khoi but you need to pass by the dodgyRead More

PS. Café – P.S. I Love You

PS. Café is a perfect choice to go for a nice dinner or a post dinner drink. My favourite PS. branch is Dempsey followed by Palais. Ann Siang is alittle too secluded and Paragon has a very limited menu. Here we were at Dempsey again. You have to walk through a narrow path to reachRead More

Singapore Makan Tour – Good Food, Good Fun for a Good Cause

As mentioned in an earlier post (Charity Kappou), K & I put up a program - “Singapore Makan Tour” for our department’s charity auction. In total, we raised $360 for charity! All the donors who bidded for our program are foreigners – 1 Indian, 2 Indonesians, 1 French, 1 Japanese, 1 Filippino. On the day of the tour, KRead More

Twelve Cupcakes – Celebrities Bake too

I read in 8 days recently that there is a new cupcake shop in United Square. It was opened by the celebrity couple – Daniel Ong & Jamie Teo. Twelve cupcakes is located at the corner of B1 besides Marutama Raman. The shop’s decoration is sweet, pinkish and reminds me of ……cupcakes!  I read thatRead More