Wonderful dinner@Peach Garden kopitiam, Kuching

Wonderful dinner@Peach Garden kopitiam, Kuching
By Wei Wan Chuah My colleague is such a darling, to escape her home cooked dinner meal just to take me out for a foodieventure experience at Peach Garden foodcourt. She told me this foodcourt is hardly known to tourists and only locals know … → Food Blog by: Food Venturas Related posts: Kuching famous ...

Once bitten, twice shy buggy experience@Post Cranberry Almond Cereal Crunch

Once bitten, twice shy buggy experience@Post Cranberry Almond Cereal Crunch
By Wei Wan Chuah I had to blog about this. I am a big fan of Post cereal, especially cranberry almond crunch as the two items are my top favourites in cereals. Each box cost about RM 14.90, slight plus minus from different stores. … → Food Blog by: Food Venturas Related posts: Post-badminton Ba ...

One of the best cendols ever@Swee Kang Ice Kacang, Kuching

One of the best cendols ever@Swee Kang Ice Kacang, Kuching
By Wei Wan Chuah The day was exceptionally hot, clear skies, cloudless, bright sun. We did a lot of walking under this heat and I believe that I am few tones darker by the end of the day. We finished work at about 6 … → Food Blog by: Food Venturas Related posts: Pyung Kang ...

Mark Dung Dung and Paris Baguette meals@Incheon International Airport

Mark Dung Dung and Paris Baguette meals@Incheon International Airport
By Wei Wan Chuah We arrived at the airport about 7ish morning and grabbed some breakfast before boarding. One of my must-dos in every city I visit is to try out the different renditions McDonalds have in their respective city. For Seoul, bacon and … → Food Blog by: Food Venturas Related posts: Kraze Burger@Incheon ...

Final dinner meal@BBQ shop outside Pyung Kang Cheil Church 평 강 제 일 교 회, Oryu-Dong, Seoul

Final dinner meal@BBQ shop outside Pyung Kang Cheil Church 평 강 제 일 교 회, Oryu-Dong, Seoul
By Wei Wan Chuah As it was our final meal for the trip, what more than to end our foodieventure with Korea’s specialty….BBQ! Recommended by our elder, this shop is known within the community here for their delicious BBQ meat. Located just down the … → Food Blog by: Food Venturas Related posts: Pyung Kang ...

3 course meal, literally@Restaurants just next to the park leading to Oryu-Dong MRT station

3 course meal, literally@Restaurants just next to the park leading to Oryu-Dong MRT station
By Wei Wan Chuah That night, was one helluva overindulging night. We had 3 different meals and drinks over a span of 6 hours. Cray cray! All of them were located just next to the park at Oryu-Dong station, on the side where Hotel … → Food Blog by: Food Venturas Related posts: Final dinner ...

Seafood galore fest@노량진수산시장, Noryangjin Fisheries Wholesale Market, Dongjak-Gu, Seoul

Seafood galore fest@노량진수산시장, Noryangjin Fisheries Wholesale Market, Dongjak-Gu, Seoul
By Wei Wan Chuah Word of advice: it is best not to head to the fish market on a rainy day and dress down, as as down as you can if you are intending to come here. These were the two key rules we … → Food Blog by: Food Venturas Related posts: HandDrip Cafe@Outside ...

Another blessed day with both spiritual and physical food@ Pyung Kang Cheil Church 평 강 제 일 교 회, Oryu-Dong, Seoul

Another blessed day with both spiritual and physical food@ Pyung Kang Cheil Church 평 강 제 일 교 회, Oryu-Dong, Seoul
By Wei Wan Chuah There is a branch of Tous Les Jour just outside of Pyung Kang Cheil Church 평 강 제 일 교 회, and we bought some pastries from there for breakfast at Shalom Cafe. The lady who works at Tous Les … → Food Blog by: Food Venturas Related posts: Pyung Kang ...

Pastry hunting@Publique Bakery, Sangsu, Seoul

Pastry hunting@Publique Bakery, Sangsu, Seoul
By foodventura Various food bloggers had recommended Publique as a must-go-to for bakeries in Seoul. As one of my biggest interests is pastries, desserts and bakery-visiting, I decided to foodieventure a little off the group’s planned track to Dong Dae Mun before … → Food Blog by: Food Venturas Related posts: Final dinner meal@BBQ shop ...

Jalan jalan cari makan@Chocolat Yum 쇼콜라 윰, Hongdae/Hongik, Seoul

Jalan jalan cari makan@Chocolat Yum 쇼콜라 윰, Hongdae/Hongik, Seoul
By foodventura We walked 6 hours straight around the Hongik Hongdae area. Bought nothing. Mainly culture watching and foodventuring. I forgotten to take a photo of this restaurant as it was all in Korean. This restaurant was one of the many bbq restaurants located at this road. Really appeared to me like this was the ...

The BEST Pain Au Chocolat&Croissants I ever tasted in my life@Paul&Paulina, 폴앤폴리나, 홍대, Hongdae, Seoul

The BEST Pain Au Chocolat&Croissants I ever tasted in my life@Paul&Paulina, 폴앤폴리나, 홍대, Hongdae, Seoul
By foodventura We came out from Hong Gik station into this funky artsy fartsy mall with gorgeous brightly coloured tiny umbrellas hung up in the sky. They were having an art bazaar that day and all kinds and sorts of paintings, crafts and sketches were displayed in various stalls. The weather was awesome that day. ...

Stumbled upon Cafe Maro 마 로@HapJeong, Seoul

Stumbled upon Cafe Maro 마 로@HapJeong, Seoul
By foodventura The cafe culture in Seoul truly amazes me. I didn’t know it was that big until I came to Hapjeong. Cafes rooted at every corner of every street. Some even side by side. This is definitely MY place to be. We stumbled upon the popular Cafe Maro, 마 로, reviewed by several bloggers ...

Funky egg baked bun@Hongik University area, Seoul

Funky egg baked bun@Hongik University area, Seoul
By foodventura We randomly walked and walked and walked from Hapjeong and ended up by trial and error to Hong Gik university area and at the edge of a main shopping district road, we stumbled upon this stall selling these funky looking baked egg buns. They looked and smelled absolutely delicious! In the name of ...

First Korean foodie outing@D’Cube Mall, Sindorim, Seoul

First Korean foodie outing@D’Cube Mall, Sindorim, Seoul
By foodventura After the bible study ended, we had a bit of free time and took the mrt from Oryu-Dong station to Sindorim, about 4 stops away and headed towards Exit 1 to D’Cube mall http://www.dcubecity.com. From the mrt station exit, we entered the foodie area at basement 1 right away and I squealed with ...

Pyung Kang day breakfast service and Berit graduation ceremony@Pyung Kang Cheil Church 평 강 제 일 교 회, Oryu-Dong, Seoul

Pyung Kang day breakfast service and Berit graduation ceremony@Pyung Kang Cheil Church 평 강 제 일 교 회, Oryu-Dong, Seoul
By foodventura All congregation members were greeted with big lively coloured banners upon walking into Pyung Kang Cheil Church 평 강 제 일 교 회 on Pyung Kang day and Berit graduation ceremony day. There were so many people already even when it was only 6.30 am. Many of them come as early as 5.00 ...

Amazing peace and calm@Pyung Kang Cheil Church 평 강 제 일 교 회, Oryu-Dong, Seoul

Amazing peace and calm@Pyung Kang Cheil Church 평 강 제 일 교 회, Oryu-Dong, Seoul
By foodventura The heart is at great peace and calm everytime I am here. It is absolutely great to be resting under heaven’s clouds and care. As we will be departing back home tomorrow, we got up early to pray and the weather was beautiful. We stopped by Shalom after prayers for a cuppa and ...

Dim Sum shop by Michelin Star chef@Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong

Dim Sum shop by Michelin Star chef@Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong
By foodventura A colleague of mine who visits HK twice year brought me to Sham Shui Po for dinner. He is an eletronics and gadgets fanatic (like all boys) and SSP is THE place to be. Tons and tons of handphone and ipad accesories, lightings, etc covered two major streets. What amazed me most are ...

Sweaty foodieventuring@Central, Hong Kong

Sweaty foodieventuring@Central, Hong Kong
By foodventura When I arrived my room at Royal Garden hotel (http://www.rghk.com.hk/, the TV greeted me! Haha. The room was slightly smaller than average but it was comfortable. I was pre-empted that most buildings here are designed to be compact and save space. The downside of my room is that I was placed right below ...

Brownie baking challenge accepted!@Home

By foodventura Since I was away on my bestie’s birthday, she requested that I baked her brownies (although I have warned her not to complain after eating since she is on some strict protein diet). And at the same time, after coming back from Ipoh, I headed straight to TLCC for worship practice. While having ...

Glorious seafood lunch@Lucky Restaurant, Pasir Putih, Ipoh

Glorious seafood lunch@Lucky Restaurant, Pasir Putih, Ipoh
By foodventura Foodieventurer Kelvin brought us to this new place, Lucky Restaurant, at Pasir Putih, which I never knew existed all these years covering Ipoh. What a gem! Was told only locals know this place and out-of-towners will not know if they were not guided here. We were glad the place was airconditioned too, since ...

morning jalan-jalan breakfast@Abell Street, Kuching

morning jalan-jalan breakfast@Abell Street, Kuching
By foodventura The original plan was to have breakfast at Chong Choon kopitiam but when we arrived, about 10.30 am, the waitress was already washing her pots and pans by the road side and told us that they were closing already. It took us a whopping RM 33/ 20minutes with a cab from Four Points, ...

Tong sui marathon@Kimberley Street, Penang

Tong sui marathon@Kimberley Street, Penang
By foodventura Tons and tons of tourists, out-of-towner foodieventurers and local Penang-ites occupying the streets. It felt like a food fest, and every growling tummy was out there to have an awesome time eating! The night was hot and humid also, and I was perspiring like roast pig. A cold, sweet, icey dessert would be ...

Jap food galore@Tatsu, Intercontinental Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Jap food galore@Tatsu, Intercontinental Hotel Kuala Lumpur
By foodventura We are back again for Food Galore Rendezvous. This time…at Tatsu, an award winning restaurant in the Intercontinental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, with executive chef Yanagida Testsuya, long running chef that rules the kitchen all these years. Penfolds Koonunga hill 76 is one of the best valued Penfolds ever purchased. Costing only RM 70, ...

Amazing noodles@Tuck Kee Restaurant, Jalan Yau Tet Shin, Ipoh

Amazing noodles@Tuck Kee Restaurant, Jalan Yau Tet Shin, Ipoh
By foodventura One of the top foodie bloggers, Motormouth was the reason why I came here. He quoted that this place served the best “wa tan hor” and the photos made my tummy growled so bad I diverted to Ipoh for dinner on the way heading home. The entire restaurant was full when I arrived. ...

My mum could seriously start a restaurant@Home, Taiping

My mum could seriously start a restaurant@Home, Taiping
By foodventura Whenever I am home, I will definitely pay a visit to my piano. The one and only which I grew up together with. It withstood the test of time and still able to cook up a decent sound despite some keys were not functioning properly anymore. It didn’t matter. My mom has also ...

Walking into cake town@China House, Penang

Walking into cake town@China House, Penang
By foodventura The good thing about travelling with friends who are foodieventurers: makan makan galore! Right after a crazy heavy hawker meal, we compartmentalized our tummies like how cows do, and found space for more… dessert time! Although China House was near where we stayed, Royal Hotel, we had to Waze ourselves here. Frankly speaking, ...

Penang hawker food gluttony unleashed round 2@Green House, Burmah Road, Penang

Penang hawker food gluttony unleashed round 2@Green House, Burmah Road, Penang
By foodventura Our makan kaki friend, Kelvin queued up at the uncle’s three wheeler stall by the side of Burmah road to pack away some fried carrot cake, and this uncle had been frying his trademark dish for eons of years. Spicylicious and eggylicious! Our throats were on happy fire and we were perspiring throughout ...

Hawker foodie gluttony unleashed@New Lane Hawker Centre, Penang

Hawker foodie gluttony unleashed@New Lane Hawker Centre, Penang
By foodventura This was my first time entering the Methodist church and I was awed by its beauty. Established since 2 centuries ago. Rustic, calm and peaceful feel when you sit down for a private prayer. . The seminar was a success by God’s grace and the day was filled with joy and praise. Hallelujah! ...

Home cooked hokkien food@Ang Hoay Lor, Jalan Gurdwara, Penang

Home cooked hokkien food@Ang Hoay Lor, Jalan Gurdwara, Penang
By foodventura The sky was blue. Hardly any clouds. The ground temperature was possibly 35C. Two words: scorching heat. Yet, my customer was keen to introduce me this restaurant since he found out I am a hokkien hailing from the north. Ang Hoay Lor from outside, looked pretty unseemly, no bright red chairs or flashy ...

The next available Wan Tan Mee@Chulia Street, Penang

The next available Wan Tan Mee@Chulia Street, Penang
By foodventura After wrapping up work at about 9 pm, we wanted to have a quick and simple dinner before calling it day. Our man here was in some unexplainable deep craving for wan tan mee. We drove to Chulia street but unfortunately, the famous stall selling wan tan mee just outside the furniture shop ...