Miss Chinese International Pageant 2017 comes to Malaysia

Miss Chinese International Pageant 2017 comes to Malaysia
By vkeong 1 of 24 Presented by Resorts World Genting and organised by TVB [PRESS RELEASE] Simon Yam, Wayne Lai, Niki Chow and Eric Tsang are among the big names who will add glitter to the prestigious Miss Chinese International Pageant 2017. The pageant, set to take place outside Hong Kong for the very first ...

Glen Grant Whisky Pairing Night And Canapes @ The Social, TREC KL

Glen Grant Whisky Pairing Night And Canapes @ The Social, TREC KL
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) It was a night filled with grins and giggles, specially curated canapes, and my first taste of Glen Grant – the main reason of my attendance that evening. First up, I had the Glen Grant 10 Years served with Crab Spring Rolls, Sesame Prawn Toast and Smoked Salmon Blinis – also ...

Motorino Pizza @ SkyAvenue, Resorts World Genting

Motorino Pizza @ SkyAvenue, Resorts World Genting
By vkeong One of the latest F&B attractions of Resorts World Genting is Motorino Pizzeria. Hailed as the best authentic Neopolitan Italian pizza restaurant in New York, you will now have the opportunity to dine in this world-famous establishment. Motorino takes on the look and feel of a refurbished old place but with very little ...

Bamboo Garden Steamboat 竹园私房火锅 @ Kepong

Bamboo Garden Steamboat 竹园私房火锅 @ Kepong
By vkeong Just when you think Kepong has enough steamboat restaurants, a couple more new ones popped up over the last year.Bamboo Garden seems to be doing the best business out of the lot, mainly because they are willing to advertise aggressively online. But of course, their food is not bad to begin with. The ...

KY eats – Flavors of Hanami, Isetan the KL Store

KY eats – Flavors of Hanami, Isetan the KL Store
By KY Last weekend I had the good fortune of attending a pretty special food event, the Flavours of Hanami live presentation and tasting at Isetan the KL Store. For those who aren’t familiar with Isetan the KL Store, it is the re-branded up class retail at the exact location previously occupied by regular Isetan ...

2017 Chinese New Year Menu @ Genting Palace, Resorts World Genting

2017 Chinese New Year Menu @ Genting Palace, Resorts World Genting
By vkeong For the Chinese Lunar New Year, Resorts World Genting will be offering a spread of delectable festive food offerings this January and February. At Genting Palace, the Chinese New Year menu is available for a variety of budgets, group size and food preferences starting from RM588 nett per table of 4 pax. I ...

The Original Katong Laksa Since 1950s (Janggut Laksa)

The Original Katong Laksa Since 1950s (Janggut Laksa)
By vkeong I spent the last weekend in Singapore and as soon as we touched down, we went hunting for Katong Laksa. Katong Laksa is my favorite Singaporean food which I have blogged quite a bit when I was working in the country about 7 years go. How time flies. There’s a long history behind ...

Hennessy XO Seafood Noodles @ Kepong

Hennessy XO Seafood Noodles @ Kepong
By vkeong This is the Hennessy XO Seafood Noodle in Kepong that went viral in Facebook recently. Since the stall is only 10 minutes away from my house, there’s no reason not to try it. When we came around 12pm last month, the noodles were already sold out. This time, we dragged our butts here ...

The Walking Guide: Best Cafes In Bangkok Thailand

The Walking Guide: Best Cafes In Bangkok Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) From my Travelogues to this Food post… I hope you’re not bored of my Bangkok stories just yet. Cafes & Restaurants In Siam SquareSom Tam NuaPopular Food Pick: Green Mango Somtam (THB80). Pork Shoulder BBQ (THB115). Fried Chicken (THB150). Highly recommended! Address: 392/14 Soi Siam Square 5, Rama 1 Road, BangkokPhone: ...

Sae Ma Eul Korean BBQ @ Publika

Sae Ma Eul Korean BBQ @ Publika
By vkeong Sae Ma Eul, one of the most popular charcoal Korean BBQ chains in town has recently opened at Publika. For a change, a couple of friends and I opted to have our pre-CNY dinner here instead of at a Chinese restaurant. For dinner, Sae Ma Eul runs a fine promotion which includes two ...

Cafés Richard @ SkyAvenue, Resorts World Genting

Cafés Richard @ SkyAvenue, Resorts World Genting
By vkeong If you are vacationing at Genting Highlands and have time to pass, it’s always a good idea to sit down and have a coffee while enjoying the chilly mountain air. And when it comes to coffee, people usually hang out at Starbucks, well because it’s Starbucks. But now that Cafés Richard is open, ...

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 – #6 Chao Vit (Duck Porridge)

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 – #6 Chao Vit (Duck Porridge)
By KY Next on Vietnamese Street food introduction is Chao Vit, or Vietnamese duck porridge. A classic dish that I had for the very first time during this trip to Ho Chi Minh City. Vietnamese Duck Porridge stall by Chu Manh Trinh road We actually stumbled upon this little road side stalls by Chu Manh ...

Chitose Japanese Restaurant (Yakitori) @ Solaris Mont Kiara

Chitose Japanese Restaurant (Yakitori) @ Solaris Mont Kiara
By vkeong I don’t know if you have noticed this, but there are quite a number of Japanese restaurants that operate at the first and second floor of the shop lots in Solaris Mont Kiara.Chitose is one of them. After a quick Google search of the place, the reviews seem to be promising so we ...

5 Coffee Styles In 1 Touch With Nescafe Gold Blend Barista Machine

5 Coffee Styles In 1 Touch With Nescafe Gold Blend Barista Machine
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) Ever since I wrote about my first experience of using the Nescafe Gold Blend Barista Machine (Measure the amount of milk, pour it into a mug, then place it on the drip tray.Select Cappuccino.The steaming and frothing of milk to create real crema! It’s real mesmerizing to watch!Followed by the dispensing ...

Expedia’s Interactive Map of Where to Go in Malaysia

Expedia’s Interactive Map of Where to Go in Malaysia
By vkeong One of the things I enjoy the most about traveling is the planing process. Usually, I am the one who does the planning eg. hotel booking, attractions to visit and places to eat at. However, I don’t plan the trip in such a way that we list the things to do in timetable, ...

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 – #5 Goi Cuon (Spring Roll)

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 – #5 Goi Cuon (Spring Roll)
By KY Got bored with the Vietnamese Street Food series yet? Well, there’s more! In this installment we’re checking out Gỏi cuốn, or Vietnamese Spring Roll. Che Minh Khai, one of the many eateries near our Airbnb Contrary to popular belief, spring roll isn’t served only during spring. You can actually get them all throughout ...

Burger & Lobster @ SkyAvenue, Resorts World Genting

Burger & Lobster @ SkyAvenue, Resorts World Genting
By vkeong Of all the possible places in Asia, Burger & Lobster picked the most unlikely place to open their first outlet – and that’s Genting Highlands. Can you imagine eating wild live lobsters fished from the waters of Nova Scotia, Canada then flown over 13,000 kilometers and served fresh right in front of you ...

Shanghai Chinese New Year Prosperity Menu 2017

Shanghai Chinese New Year Prosperity Menu 2017
By vkeong In ushering the Year of the Rooster, Executive Chinese Chef Wong Wing Yeuk of Shanghai at JW Marriott KL has curated three Chinese New Year menus featuring his famed classic Shanghainese cuisine. The sets start from RM238nett per person and are perfect for reunions or gatherings of more than 6 pax. Shanghai is ...

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 – #4 Bo Kho

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 – #4 Bo Kho
By KY Continuing with the introduction in Vietnamese street food, today let’s talk about bo kho, or the Vietnamese beef stew. Thus far, everything dishes in this series is from the same 4-day December 2016 trip to HCMC, and they’re mostly common dishes you can find most anywhere in the city. a nice big pot ...

Li Yen Chinese New Year Set Menu 2017

Li Yen Chinese New Year Set Menu 2017
By vkeong Li Yen ushers the Year of the Rooster with 6 Chinese New Year set menus: 3 for lunch and 3 for dinner. Each set is specially curated to feature some of the best award-winning Cantonese cuisine skillfully prepared by Executive Chinese Chef Leung Kwai Hong. Genial and ever smiling, Chef Leung hails from ...

Soon Fatt Beijing Roast Duck @ Pudu

Soon Fatt Beijing Roast Duck @ Pudu
By vkeong Soon Fatt calls themselves the emperor of Beijing roast duck. With that in mind, lets see if their roast duck really lives to the name. They are pretty active on Facebook and have been visited by numerous overseas celebrities. This is their main branch at Pudu and there are a couple of other ...

Lan Pho Naklua Fish Market @ Pattaya

Lan Pho Naklua Fish Market @ Pattaya
By vkeong If you ask me what was the most memorable thing we did in Pattaya, that has to be our visit to Lan Pho Naklua Fish Market. It is basically a fresh market located north of central Pattaya where you can find all sorts of seafood and other fresh produce at local prices. But ...

Travelogue [Part 2]: Back To Bangkok.

Travelogue [Part 2]: Back To Bangkok.
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) On Luk Yun 72 Charenkrung Road Khwaeng Wang Burapha Phirom, Khet Phra Nakhon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10200 Thailand+662 233 9621Monday to Sunday 5.30am-4pm.While my itinerary mostly revolved around food, one of the other place that I was very keen to see, was the Central World’s Christmas Tree decorations. There were ...

Visit Okinawa – The Jewel of Japan

Visit Okinawa – The Jewel of Japan
By vkeong Okinawa, Japan’s southernmost prefecture, is a favorite getaway destination for many Japanese, yet it falls under the radar of many foreign visitors to Japan. 恩納村の海🐚 #沖縄 #okinawa #海 #ビーチ#okinawaphoto #sea #IGersJP #icu_japan #team_jp_ #instagramjapan #japanexplorer #wu_japan #lovers_nippon #loves_nippon #ig_captures #igbest_shotz #wonderful_places #tokyocameraclub #beachesnresorts #photo_shorttrip #沖縄青色倶楽部 #カコソラ #恩納村 A photo posted by okinawa.58 (@okinawa.58) ...

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 at Saigon – #3 Bot Chien and Ha Cao

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 at Saigon – #3 Bot Chien and Ha Cao
By KY You can just about find a street food vendor near every busy intersections in Ho Chi Minh City, the set up varies, but more often than not they have these tiny tables and chairs seemingly set up for kids of kindergarten age. If you’re Vietnamese size, these will fit just, and fortunately for ...

Travelogue [Part 1]: Back To Bangkok.

Travelogue [Part 1]: Back To Bangkok.
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) In December last year, I made my second trip to Bangkok for the year (read about my previous 2016 adventure I arrived at Suvarnabhumi Airport at slightly pass 2pm.Considering that it was peak travelling season, the process of getting my passport stamped and my luggage collected, was unexpectedly fast. I was ...

The Fat Fish @ Mont Kiara Shoplex, KL

The Fat Fish @ Mont Kiara Shoplex, KL
By vkeong After hearing plenty of good things about The Fat Fish, it became one of the restaurants I wanted to eat at. But I had always deferred a visit because it’s hard to get in unless you have a reservation. Last weekend, I finally dropped by during an odd time – when it’s after ...

Pablo Freshly Baked Matcha Cheese Tart @ 1 Utama

Pablo Freshly Baked Matcha Cheese Tart @ 1 Utama
By vkeong Cheese tart lovers take note, Pablo is going to launch their Matcha Cheese Tart with Shiratama and Azuki on 11 Jan 2017. It will be priced at RM49.90 for a whole tart. The green tea flavored cheese tart is made with a liberal amount of matcha giving it a naturally gorgeous green color. ...

Coconut Ice Cream @ Chatuchak Weekend Market, Bangkok

Coconut Ice Cream @ Chatuchak Weekend Market, Bangkok
By vkeong Coconut ice cream is a must have in Chatuchak Weekend Market. Even if you did not plan on having it, eventually you would end up buying one because of the hot weather. Besides, they are affordably priced between 30 and 50 baht per serving so there’s really no reason not to indulge in ...

Sarawak Kolok Mee @ Kepong Food Court

Sarawak Kolok Mee @ Kepong Food Court
By vkeong Recently, I have been having my dinner at Kepong Food Court (甲洞美食中心) quite frequently. Besides Thai Taste which is now my regular Thai food haunt, I have also discovered a few other good food stalls, one of them being the Sarawak Kolok Mee. But if you are a Sarawakian, stop reading now because ...
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