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Festive Chinese New Year Dining at MEATOLOGY, TTDI Kuala Lumpur

For the upcoming Chinese New Year, Chef Yenni Law has crafted 4 special dishes at Meatology for those who would like to have a change of dining scene. I mean, if you are wary and weary of the regular noisy Chinese restaurants, Meatology provides a more casual and cosy environment for you to hang out [...]

FESTIVE INDULGENCE AT EE CHINESE CUISINE, EASTIN HOTEL KUALA LUMPUR

Food has always been a platform for celebration in all communities and more so in Malaysia.  We celebrate everything with food, don’t we?  What more when it’s the Chinese New Year!  In fact, feasting gets more intense during this season and it’s not just simple eating – it has to be done the prosperity and [...]

SECRET GARDEN REVEALS ITS SUPERB STEAMBOAT SETS

I’m a big fan of steamboat and are always on the lookout for good ones.  So when I got to know that Secret Garden has just launched their steamboat meals, I wasted no time in rounding up a couple of makan-kakis and headed to the restaurant in Taman SEA, Petaling Jaya – read my earlier [...]

SWEET STUFF FROM FAT SUNDAY

If you are looking to buy some decent cookies for Chinese New Year because you are not inclined or do not have the time to bake, do check out Fat Sunday.  Fat what? Yes, the name is kinda cute, don’t you think? (I wonder why “Sunday” though? Do people get fat only on Sundays?) A [...]

NOBLE HOUSE – CHINESE NEW YEAR SPECIALTIES BY MASTER CHEF JUSTIN HOR

In the Chinese cuisine fraternity here, Master Chef Justin Hor needs no introduction and commands great respect among peers and gourmets alike. As one of the founding partners of the Oriental Group of Restaurants and overseeing the kitchens within the Group, this celebrated chef’s reputation precedes him at every turn. With a long list of [...]

MEAT THE PORKERS: HOME OF SIEW YOKE BIRYANI & PORKY INDIAN CUISINE!

We talked about this for a long time – porky Indian food. How awesome it would be if the full spectrum of Indian spices, coconut milk and yoghurt were to be blended and cooked with pork – the possibilities were endless! WhenI first met Herukh Jethwani, he told me he’s contemplating this business model and [...]

MEI KENG FATT SEAFOOD RESTAURANT – SPECIAL CNY FEASTS TO USHER IN ROOSTER YEAR!

Mei Keng Fatt Seafood Restaurant is one of the pioneer seafood restaurants in Tamkong Chinese New Village in Kuala Ampang. Opened since 1990, the restaurant has gone through many changes, improved and expanded to its present 3-storey building with own carpark. It’s very popular for weddings and private functions as the restaurant has numerous private [...]

PETALS OF PROSPERITY AT ZUAN YUAN, ONE WORLD HOTEL, PETALING JAYA

When it comes to festive feasting, restaurants all over town are churning out special set menus in anticipation of the busy period ahead. Traditional auspicious dishes are the orders for the day. Chef Kong who helms the kitchen of Zuan Yuan Chinese Restaurant in One World Hotel understands this perfectly. Together with his team, Zuan [...]

FESTIVE REUNION FEASTS AT TOH YUEN, HILTON PETALING JAYA

In preparation for the upcoming Chinese New Year festivities, Master Chef Rick Teoh and his team have curated 3 special festive menus for the celebrations.  The specially crafted pork-free Cantonese dishes form the 3 celebratory menus which are priced from RM1,888 nett for the Everlasting Happiness set,  RM2,188 nett (Luck & Joyfulness)  and RM2,688 Nett [...]

CRAB GENERATION – CHINESE NEW YEAR FESTIVE SET MEALS

Crab Generation – the place to head to, for crabs in Cheras (read my earlier review here) is all geared up for the Chinese New Year. Orders for fresh crabs and other seasonal goodies have been firmed with their suppliers in preparation for the coming festivities. To keep things simple, the chefs in Crab Generation [...]

WONG WOK at LOT 10 HUTONG

Lot 10 Hutong houses some of the best streetfood stalls and rightly so because Tan Sri Francis Yeoh personally handpicks them. The Managing Director of YTL Corporation, which owns Lot 10 Hutong regards them as “national treasures” as many of the dishes have been cooked from generations and have been delighting and satisfying food lovers [...]