Monthly Archives: May 2012

[LCB] Basic Pastry Week 3 & 4 – A Pictorial

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In the past fortnight, we tackled 2 big rocks – choux and puff pastry. To me, choux is much easier than puff pastry (Puff pastry is so time consuming considering the >700 layers of lamination we need to create!). However, … Continue reading

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[LCB] Intermediate Cuisine Week 1 & 2 – Barely Surviving

As the title suggests – week 1 & 2 of intermediate cuisine was definitely not a breeze. The lessons were designed such that it really stretches us in order to prepare us for what is ahead in Superior – Restaurant … Continue reading

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[LCB] Basic Pastry Week 1 & 2 – A Pictorial

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This marks the beginning of a series of beautiful creations. Pastry – as I have learnt – is quite the complete opposite of cuisine….it’s all about patience and precision – what a welcomed change from the hustle and bustle in … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Cafes – Authentic Vietnamese Food in Singapore #7, #8 & #9

[LEFT] Trung Nguyen Coffee – Authentic Vietnamese Food in Singapore #7 [RIGHT] The cafe was empty on a Saturday evening. I wanted to order my favourite Legendee coffee but it costs more than $12 which i’m not ready to pay :P. I … Continue reading

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[LCB] p = mV

Getting back into the routine of school has proven harder than I imagined. Since the term commenced 2 weeks back, I have been struggling to get back the momentum…and as I sit down to figure out what went wrong, all … Continue reading

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[Malacca] Ole Sayang – Survival 101 Guide

Ole Sayang is one of the most established nyonya restaurants in Malacca. It is our “must-go” eatery whenever we visit the Malaysian state. However, the restaurant is always grossly overcrowded during meal hours and the service is really poor. After countless times to Ole Sayang – we finally … Continue reading

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[Sydney] Circa Espresso

During my friend X’s recent visit to Sydney, we decided to check out one of the breakfast place that I have been wanting to try for awhile now – having read/heard raving reviews on it. Located in Paramatta and surrounded … Continue reading

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