Category Archives: Take-Away

Snippets of [Shanghai]

佳家汤包 – 佳家 is a very popular choice for this local snack.  The shop was fully packed at 3pm and most of the XLBs were sold out already (including the salted egg & pork XLB that I wanted to try). 😦 We settled for … Continue reading

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[Sydney] Il Bolognese – The Reason behind my Midnight Cravings

This is one pizza I find myself craving for at the wake of dawn, sometimes in the middle of the night and especially at the end of a tiring day in the kitchen. I can eat this for breakfast, for … Continue reading

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Mark & Spencer’s Croissant – Singapore vs. London

I like the buttery croissants I had in London’s M&S.  I love butter (sorry heart, I will try to eat such sinful food moderately) – I remember an incident when I put a large slab of butter on a small piece of … Continue reading

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[London] M&S Simple Food – Singapore Noodles

Marks and Spencer (M&S) Simple Food is a convenient option for a pre-packed meal in London. I tried a few boxes of these quick meals throughout my stay and all of them tasted more than decent. My favourite is the Singapore noodles – … Continue reading

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Hot Star Large Fried Chicken (豪大大雞排) – Finally in Singapore

豪大大雞排 is a star attraction in 士林夜市, Taipei. It is a satisfying snack that is definitely worth making a beeline for. I was thrilled when I heard that it’s finally coming to Singapore. Long queues – just like in the Taipei … 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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[Ho Chi Minh City] Banh Cuon – Delicious Rice Rolls

One of my favourite snacks in Saigon is Banh Cuon (Steamed rice rolls). It is a popular local breakfast item and is similar to Singapore’s Chee Cheong Fun. Banh Cuon is typically served with bean sprouts and Vietnamese pork sausage … Continue reading

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