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Flatbread & Chicken Pesto with U.S. Chickpeas

I have been staying and working at home ever since the pandemic hit early last year. Due to safety precautions against COVID-19, cooking meals at home has become a daily routine and easy-to-prepare healthy meals are always welcome. Instead of the usual rice meals which we Asians usually favour, I find that making your own […]

St. Patrick’s Celebration with GUINNESS continues!

We have all missed some important celebrations in the past year. When the St. Patrick’s Month kicked off, Guinness fans jumped at the chance to share their missed occasions with the hashtag #31daysofstpatricks. Little did some lucky fans in the Klang Valley and Penang know that they’d be able to make up for their missed […]

Festive CNY Meals from PURPLE CANE TEA CUISINE

To usher in the Year of the Golden Ox, Purple Cane Tea Cuisine has a good selection of festive menus for your family gatherings. Most of the dishes are enhanced with tea for added aroma. Flavours are not too heavy, yet the refreshing nuances are perfect for these meals to be shared with loved ones […]

PARTY PACKS from PULLMAN KLCC

If you are planning a party this festive season and don’t want to have the hassle of cooking, Pullman KLCC has come up with some very nice party packs just to make life easier for you.  To cater to different preferences, the variety of options will satisfy most palates. You can’t go wrong with sushi […]

CHRISTMAS SPECIALS TAKEAWAY FROM THE BUTCHER’S TABLE @ HARTAMAS

2020 has been such an eventful and for some, tumultuous year.  The ongoing pandemic has caused so much disruption in our lives.  While we have now learned so many new norms as a result of the virus spread and movement restrictions, one thing for sure that must  not change is that we should maintain some […]

MASALA WHEELS in PJ: Banana Leaf Rice under the trees

We were introduced to Masala Wheels by a dear friend recently.  Located in a corner lot in a quiet spot of Petaling Jaya Old Town, Masala Wheels’ al fresco dining area under huge old trees right across the restaurant fills up pretty fast. Having arrived there before noon, it was easy for us to score […]

THE BUTCHER’S TABLE @ Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

If you remember Mr Ho’s Fine Foods back in the 1990’s which served some pretty amazing porky dishes, you’ll be happy to know that he and his family are back with their Butcher’s Table venture.  With several outlets in the Klang Valley since 2017, their latest outlet at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur surely rings a good […]

REN I TANG, Penang – Staycation in a Heritage Gem

Staying at Ren I Tang Heritage Inn brings back many childhood memories.  Not that I grew up in Penang but this old-world charming building reminds me so much of the old shops and places of my childhood. “Ren i Tang” is the phonetic presentation in Mandarin of South East Asia’s oldest Chinese Medical Hall Wholesaler, […]

AUNTIE SIM KITCHEN, Damansara Uptown

Eateries come and go and in the bustling thoroughfares of Damansara Uptown, restaurants jostle with each other competing to see who can attract the most number of double-parked cars at their premise-front: a sure sign of the restaurant’s popularity.  Along the road where Auntie Sim Kitchen is located, you will never find an available parking […]

Special Dining Event @ Oriental Group of Restaurants: From MACAU TO KL!

Every year, the Oriental Group of Restaurants holds an international guest chefs event as a collaboration of culinary expertise across borders.  By combining the skills and talents of these chefs, diners get to enjoy a wealth of refreshing flavours during the special dinners hosted in the Oriental restaurants. This year’s Grand Chefs event features award-winning […]

Kung Po Chicken with U.S. Chickpeas

Do you know that chickpeas, also known as garbanzo beans are full of healthy benefits?  This humble legume packs a whole bunch of amazing nutrients with immense dietary goodness. Chickpeas contain good levels of amino acids and minerals like calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium and selenium – all of which contribute to our wellbeing.  They help […]

Bring HOTEL MAYA’s Meals Home!

Having gone through months of movement control due to the pandemic, many of us are glad that in the past couple of months since the RCMO kicked in, dining out has been an available option. Hotels and restaurants are allowed to offer dine-in as long as they put in place all the necessary safety SOPs. […]