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Muugu Garden Bistro, Bar & Grill – such affordable steaks!

In the middle of Bukit Bintang, amidst road diggings, construction, messy roads and haphazard road signages, there’s this green plot with manicured lawns and pretty shrubs surrounding a grey glass-fronted ...

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Xin Cuisine – divine dimsum for private dining

We all know that for an authentic dimsum experience, it should be all about selecting your favourites from piled-high baskets on trolleys and carts pushed around in the restaurant.  At ...

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Ah Boy Kwayteow T’ng, Penang

Have you heard about this stall?  Apparently most of the locals in Penang want to keep this secret. In a recent trip up north to Penang, we were told to ...

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Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers

Whenever we go to Hong Kong, one of our favourite areas to ...
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Flying with the wind in Melbourne the Global Ballooning way!

How would you like to “move with the wind”?  That’s not a ...
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My recipes are featured in Flavours magazine!

HAPPY NEW YEAR! It’s January 2014 and yes, finally I can reveal ...

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Sushi Flash – for sushi that won’t dent your wallet!

I’m not kidding when I say decent sushi can be found for just RM2 or RM3 per plate. And it’s right smack in the middle of Subang Jaya too! I’m talking about this place where you can “Eat like a Boss!” – it’s Sushi Flash. I couldn’t believe it either when I first heard about […]

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Mediteca – new a la carte menu!

It has been almost a year since Mediteca launched its porky items in their menu. A year of testing the market and their customers’ preference… it’s time to revamp the menu. And revamp they did… throwing out less popular dishes and adding on new exciting ones. After lots of brainstorming (and kitchen storming too), Chef […]

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Affordable Japanese Buffet at TAO @ Sunway Giza

Tao doesn’t really brand itself as a Japanese restaurant.  It prides itself in serving a variety of popular Asian cuisine, with Japanese influences in a major portion of its menu.  Its All-You-Can-Eat buffet is extremely popular and because it is one of the very few restaurants that offer this “all you can eat concept” for […]

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My Marrakech Tea

I love tea. All kinds of tea… Chinese, Japanese, English, bags and tins of them fill my kitchen larder. In the office, I have packets and sachets of green tea to keep the oxidants away. However, all those are going to take a back seat now because I’ve just discovered a whole new tea experience… […]

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Let’s Berbuka Puasa the “Juadah Kampung” way in Silka Cheras!

If you have been to the Cheras Sentral Mall, you would have noticed this brand new mid-size hotel adjacent to it, with a very stylish “Silka” logo heralding it. Yes, that’s the Silka Cheras Kuala Lumpur, a value-led 319-guestroom hotel which is within 15 minutes’ drive from the city centre. Throughout the holy month of […]

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Authentic Ramadhan Delights at Hilton Petaling Jaya

I’ve always loved Paya Serai at Hilton Petaling Jaya for its excellent authentic Malay dishes on any day. It is one of the most established and popular hotel restaurant in Petaling Jaya. Now with Ramadhan and a new Executive Chef helming the kitchen, diners will be totally spoiled for choice by its magnificent Buka Puasa […]

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Buka Puasa “Aroma Semenanjung”-style at Cinnamon, One World Hotel

The Cinnamon Coffee House at One World Hotel is one of the busiest places ever, come Ramadhan.  I know, because I pass by the place very often and during Ramadhan, extra tables would be put out in the lower ground lobby area to accommodate the hordes of diners.  Well, you really can’t fault the enthusiasm, […]

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An “Unforgettable Ramadhan” at Las Vacas @ Yap Kwan Seng

Las Vacas started off as a specialty butcher shop, founded by Yusof Dayan and Freddy Azman. Run by expert butchers and meat lovers with a zeal for quality and exceptional cuts of meat, Las Vacas has made its presence felt very much in the Klang Valley with outlets in Kelana Jaya, Mont Kiara and Jalan […]

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Berbuka Puasa “Nostalgia Sajian Desa” at Concorde Kuala Lumpur

The Concorde Kuala Lumpur has always been a popular venue for their extensive Ramadhan buffet.  Year after year, it has always been a “full house” situation at their Melting Pot Cafe whenever their Buka Puasa buffet is served.  So this year, in anticipation of the usual crowds, an additional bigger venue is open to cater […]

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Buka Puasa with “Tantalizing Tastes of Thailand” at Chakri Palace & Chakri Xpress

I love Thai food and it’s a good thing that this Ramadhan Chakri Palace Pavilion and Chakri Xpress Alamanda Putrajaya have come up with some delicious Buka Puasa feasts. Chef Solahudin Nutto and his team are cooking up a storm of more than 50 modern and authentic Thai and local favourites for Buka Puasa during […]

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A Traditional Buka Puasa Feast at Latest Recipe, Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur

Latest Recipe at the Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur has always been one of my top choices where buffet meals are concerned. Seriously, this place offers a huge variety of tasty food and the best thing is that there are many live cooking stations where food is prepared a la minute for you. Now the good […]

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Have an A-list Malaysian Feast this Ramadhan at Aloft Kuala Lumpur!

I can’t believe we are already in the first week of Ramadhan and the first half of 2014 has passed. As my Muslim friends embrace their holy month, I can’t help but feel that time is passing by too quickly – it only seemed like last week that we celebrated Aidilfitri 2013. Aloft Kuala Lumpur’s […]

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Burger King rolls out Transformers Blockbuster Deals!

If you are a fan of Transformers, you’ve probably caught the latest blockbuster “Transformers – Age of Extinction”. The movie opened in cinemas nationwide on 26 June 2014. But some of us lucky folks got to watch it a day earlier before anyone else did (in iMax 3D too!) thanks to Burger King Malaysia! (from […]

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US Fresh Potato Culinary Challenge

Recently, the US Potato Board (USPB) has teamed up with the Culinary Association of Malaysia (CAM) to launch the “US Fresh Potato Culinary Challenge”. This is a platform for our Malaysian chefs to showcase their culinary skills and creativity in coming up with winning dishes featuring US fresh potatoes, of course. The prize for the […]

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Savour some Brazilian heat & meat in Carnaval Churrascaria!

Yes, the World Cup fever is simmering now and Brazil is propelled to the world stage   – it’s no surprise then that anything Brazilian is the rage now.  So, is that a good enough excuse to go for some Brazilian BBQ?  Maybe yes, maybe no… but if you are anywhere in the Petaling Jaya area, […]

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