The Real Nasi Lemak Burger

In 2014, I met this nice friendly bloke at Haw Par Villa, there was a Singapore Tourism Board event “Reliving the memories of Haw Par Villa”. There was a pop up food village at the STB event and he was selling his dessert, the durian crème brulee. While I am not a durian lover, I had to say his crème brulee is really delicious. Since then, he had grown, expanded and transformed in the food business, producing his iconic Modern Singapore Cuisine. Today, I would like to introduce to you, his latest Modern Singapore Cuisine, the Real Nasi Lemak Burger …

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Feed the City by Food Bank Singapore

The Food Bank Singapore (FBSG) organised the inaugural Feed  the City event for 1,000 people in need from their list of beneficiary members, that was held at City Developments Limited’s (CDL) City Square Mall on Saturday 13th April 2019 from 10am to 4pm. At the launch of the Feed the City event, looking around at the various booths from The Food Bank Singapore, their supporting sponsors and partners. I was brought back in time when I was involved in my alma mater Dragon Scout Group social work/charity event (can’t remember when it took place, maybe 1995?) to collect food supplies/donations for …

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Spice World Hot Pot Celebrates 1st Anniversary

Spice World Hot Pot in Singapore is celebrating their 1st year anniversary with eight new dishes on their menu. Spice World Hot Pot is famous for their creative and colourful food presenations, fresh and premium ingredients, robust soup broths and excellent customer service. I was at Spice World Hot Pot official opening last year 2018, had a great and delicious time tasting hotpot cuisine by Spice World Hot Pot, thanks to Hpility SG for bringing me there for Spice World Hot Pot official opening event. For Spice World Hot Pot 1st year anniversary, there are new dishes on their menu. First and …

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Hoi An and Da Nang – March 2018

My first holiday trip to Vietnam, visiting Hoi An and Da Nang took place in March 2018. As for my very first trip to Vietnam, it was in November 2014 for a business trip when I was still in my previous company, visiting an industrial estate location a few hours drive away from Ho Chi Minh City. After one year, I am finally going to write and publish my travel article along with Hoi An and Da Nang travel/food photographs that I took with the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV and LG V30+ smartphone. Over a period of 5 days, …

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Packaging Matters at National Museum of Singapore

Take a nostalgic walk back in time at this special exhibition “Packaging Matters” at National Museum of Singapore, into the world of food and its packaging in Singapore, in the era of the early bottling and canning factories in the late 19th to early 20th centuries, to the light industries of the 1960s to 1970s when the factories in Singapore manufactured food. Upon entering into Stamford Gallery, it was like stepping into a time machine that brought me back in time when I was a young kid in the 80s, I spotted a number of familiar food packagings, boxes and designs that …

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Risky Business Bar at Duxton Hill

Do you remember this movie quote, “Show me the money”? How about Top Gun? Now, who is the lead actor for these two movies? Yes, it’s Tom Cruise! There is a cool and new concept bar that has recently established itself in our highly competitive bar/drinks scene in Singapore, presenting to you, Risky Business. This bar, Risky Business, is inspired by Holloywood hearthrob Tom Cruise and paying tribute to his iconic films and acting from his movies “Risky Business” and “Cocktail”. Risky Business is a cosy and classy bar with a floor size of 1,100 sq ft 80 seater bar …

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Love Wheels Café & Bistro

Our friendship stories began 2+ decades back, when we were JC classmates. While we all took different routes in our careers and personal life, we didn’t catch up as much and slowly lost touch as our individual careers took a lot of time away along with two classmates having children. When the message came for an old JC classmates catch up, it was a go ahead, arranging, liaising and gathering the four of us back together for a long long awaited gathering and catch up, at this new eating place tucked in the Western part of Singapore, Love Wheels Café …

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The Great Clarke Quay FEASTival

Feasting on the bridge with many different choices of delicious cuisine from 15 restaurants, dining with family and friends under the stars with music and fun, in the heart of the iconic and historic Singapore River. Welcome to the inaugural outdoor pop-up dining concept, The Great Clarke Quay FEASTival! The Great Clarke Quay FEASTival is taking place from 5th to 9th December 2018, from 6pm to 11pm at Read Bridge, Clarke Quay. From 15 different restuarants participating at the The Great Clarke Quay FEASTival, visitors would be spoilt for gastronomic choices, there is something for everybody visiting this inagural outdoor pop-up dining …

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A Cuisine Experience at Lim Spring Court

A cuisine experience at Lim Spring Court, it was delightful and wonderful, excellent and delicious cuisine. It all started with a WhatsApp group conversation that there is a new food place known as Lim Spring Court 林春苑, after some liaising and arrangement handled by the CK, the coordinator inside that group, we all gathered together on 10th November 2018 for a food tasting journey at Lim Spring Court. 10th  November 2018 – Lim Spring Court Official Opening On this day, when we had our food tasting session, this was also the official opening ceremony for Lim Spring Court. Guests were treated to …

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Pandora’s Garden – Singapore’s first Rosé bar

A cosy rooftop garden bar, tucked away in the conservation neighbourhood of Ann Siang, not too far away from the central business district of Singapore, is now the home of Singapore’s first Rosé bar, Pandora’s Garden! Pink is the new Black! At Pandora’s Garden, this newly opened rooftop garden bar is dedicated to serving Rosé wine! When I made a visit to Pandora’s Garden, a few things caught my attention, the ambience and surroundings of Rosé bar and their Rosé wine collection! Located on the rooftop courtyard of Ann Siang House, at 28 Ann Siang Road, in this iconic historical …

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