KY eats – Kuala Selangor Cendol Bakar

KY eats – Kuala Selangor Cendol Bakar
By KY Last weekends we took an impromptu trip to Sitiawan to check out something a guy was advertising online, and since it’s on a Saturday and we did not have anything planned, I decided that we should take the scenic route via Kuala Selangor to our destination. And boy did it turn out to ...

Wine Talk with Room Service, Wine to Your Doorstep and a Wine Club! Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Wine Talk with Room Service, Wine to Your Doorstep and a Wine Club! Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Wine Club – First month’s 6 bottles of wine with free Tot Bag, Wine Talk corkscrew and 6 crystal glasses Wine Club, Wine Talk with Room Service It seems buying wine from a supermarket, or even a specialty wine store, these days is getting more and more challenging. There is ...

Grill 582, Wine Program, Best Western Premier Dua Sentral, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Grill 582, Wine Program, Best Western Premier Dua Sentral, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Grill 582 and The Wine Academy Grill 582 and The Wine Academy Words by Kirsten DurwardPictures by the Yum List (Monica Tindall)It seems these days that every week I’m being pressed to try new wines, a French importer there, an Italian tasting here. With more and more Malaysians developing a ...

Le Midi, French Italian Restaurant, Bangsar Shopping Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Le Midi, French Italian Restaurant, Bangsar Shopping Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) View from a Window Table – Le Midi, French Italian Restaurant, Bangsar Shopping Centre Le Midi, French Italian Restaurant One of the few elegant dining restaurants to stand the test of time, Le Midi French Italian Restaurant, in Bangsar Shopping Centre has undergone some changes since our last visit. A ...

Revisit: G Yitang Hong Kong Dim Sum, Taipan USJ Subang Jaya

Revisit: G Yitang Hong Kong Dim Sum, Taipan USJ Subang Jaya
By noreply@blogger.com (Spicy Sharon) Remember the curry steamboat review I did at G-Yitang not long back? (Else, you can read it Here)Today, I’m taking you on a dim-sum ride.聚一堂 G-Yitang Hong Kong Dim SumIt was a sunny Saturday morning. The place was packed and I was seated right at the corner of the restaurant. Sunshine ...

La Risata, Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

La Risata, Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Downstairs Dining Area of La Risata Ampang La Risata, Ampang Words by Kristin CosgrovePhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)I’ve always enjoyed my meals at La Risata, whether pizza with the kids or a romantic dinner out with my husband. The food is consistent and the convenience of the Ampang ...

La Scala Italian Restaurant, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

La Scala Italian Restaurant, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Chocolate Cake with Vanilla English Cream – La Scala, Italian Restaurant Kuala Lumpur La Scala, Italian Restaurant La Scala is sure to soon become one of the most popular Italian eateries in the city. Style, service, a good wine list and traditional cuisine are all drawcards. La Terrazza La ScalaWe ...

The Waterfall, Shangri-La Hotel Singapore

The Waterfall, Shangri-La Hotel Singapore
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) The Waterfall, Shangri-La Hotel Singapore The Waterfall, Shangri-La Hotel Singapore Elegantly positioned between a cascading pond, lush greenery and a lagoon shaped pool, The Waterfall is a peaceful haven in the bustling centre of Singapore. Located in the elegant Shangri-La hotel, supreme service is guaranteed and a tranquil happy atmosphere ...

Exploring new pastries@Encore Patisserie Cafe, Taman Desa

Exploring new pastries@Encore Patisserie Cafe, Taman Desa
By foodventura It took some time and a few missed turnings along the way, but the cafe was finally found. The cafe run by an Australian-based pastry chef is quickly gaining fame and when I heard about this, I automatically related myself to all the great pastry moments I had in Australia. The place is ...

Taking coffee drinking to the next level@Home

Taking coffee drinking to the next level@Home
By foodventura Being an avid coffee drinker and I have also groomed myself to love drinking it black, free of sugars and milk…and even bring my own french press to office. Some barista blogs did mention not to use a metal stirrer to stir your coffee during preparationg as the metal elements may affect its ...

The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur is a stunning sanctuary in the heart of the city. Spanning across the third floor of the hotel, private treatment rooms are adjoined with a spectacular deck and infinity ...

Recipe for Passion Fruit Mousse with Pineapple Leaves, Chocolate Sauce and Lemon, Lafite, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur

Recipe for Passion Fruit Mousse with Pineapple Leaves, Chocolate Sauce and Lemon, Lafite, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Lafite’s Chef de Cuisine, Jean-Philippe Guiard, The Yum List Shares with a Recipe for One of his magical desserts: Passion Fruit Mousse with Pineapple Leaves, Chocolate Sauce and Lemon Passion Fruit Mousse with Pineapple Leaves, Chocolate Sauce and Lemon A very refreshing dessert, enjoyable after a long degustation menu. The ...

Yati day@Yati Ayam Percik, Kota Bahru

Yati day@Yati Ayam Percik, Kota Bahru
By foodventura The last time I ate this was 4 years ago, and due to some unplanned turn of events, I ended up having Yati’s ayam percik for 2 meals in a row, lunch and dinner. That suffices for my ayam percik fix for another few years to come. PHEW. Some deliciousness was simmering to ...

Pacific Coffee New Outlet, Sunway Pyramid

Pacific Coffee New Outlet, Sunway Pyramid
By noreply@blogger.com (Spicy Sharon) Read about my previous review of Pacific Coffee Here. This time round, I have a great deal for you! Pacific CoffeePacific Coffee have recently expanded to Sunway Pyramid, with a newly refurbished coffeehouse seating, while still maintaining their signature gourmet coffee, bringing in a whole new lifestyle experience for coffee lovers ...

Chef Emilio Ortega, Group Executive Chef for Gastrodome, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Chef Emilio Ortega, Group Executive Chef for Gastrodome, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Chef Emilio Ortega, Group Executive Chef for Gastrodome Chef Emilio Ortega, Group Executive Chef of Gastrodome shares with The Yum List his story and some tales from behind the scenes. What do you do and how did you get into the industry?I am currently working as the Group Executive Chef ...

Self-pampering dinner treat@Sage Restaurant, Gardens Midvalley

Self-pampering dinner treat@Sage Restaurant, Gardens Midvalley
By foodventura With the continuous weakening of the MYR, special restaurants can only be dined in on special occasions. My last visit to Sage was 3 years ago (Boooooo…..) and I could never forget the taste and texture of the wagyu beef cheek in my mouth. Walking into this place brought a nostalgic feel and ...

Naked Restaurant and Bar, Plaza Damas, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Naked Restaurant and Bar, Plaza Damas, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Naked Restaurant and Bar Naked Restaurant and Bar Down-to-earth with a touch of glam, might sum up the atmosphere and menu at Naked Restaurant and Bar in Plaza Damas. The feel is casual, but a stroke of bling brightens the interior. Subtle twists are added to familiar dishes making them ...

Taste Enclave at Avenue K, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Taste Enclave at Avenue K, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (CosOnTheBrink) Words by Kristin CosgrovePhotos by Michelyne Callan and Kristin Cosgrove Faux greenery and wooden tables with benches are nestled within the food stall area, giving the ambiance of an indoor park. The larger seating area is designed around the frame structure of a green house, enclosed with glass and looking over tree-lined ...

Villa Samadhi, Luxury Retreat, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Villa Samadhi, Luxury Retreat, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Villa Samadhi – Luxury Retreat in Kuala Lumpur Villa Samadhi Kuala Lumpur No signage, other than a small plaque indicating this property is a member of Secret Resorts, marks the gate. A friendly, but thorough, security guard checks us off on his arrival list and we park inside the compound. ...

A must for breakfast@Kedai Kopi White House, Kota Bahru

A must for breakfast@Kedai Kopi White House, Kota Bahru
By foodventura White House is widely known for their coffee, toast, eggs and nasi lemaks amongst locals and out-of-towners like myself. The last time I was here was a great ex-coll+current-coll gathering and this place did carry some pretty awesome memories. We were glad and thankful that it was opened when we arrived. This place ...

Signature – Bar, Restaurant, Lounge – The Roof, Damansara, Malaysia

Signature - Bar, Restaurant, Lounge - The Roof, Damansara, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Signature – Restaurant, Lounge and Bar The Roof, Signature – Restaurant – Lounge – Bar Our ears pop as the elevator climbs swiftly to the top floor of the office block, 1 First Avenue, in Bandar Utama. We’re headed to The Roof – a food, beverage and entertainment hub housing ...

KY eats – Mat Teh Ikan Bakar at Dato’ Keramat

KY eats – Mat Teh Ikan Bakar at Dato’ Keramat
By KY I first learned about the Dato’ Keramat ikan bakar from my Malay colleagues when they tapao some all the way to KLCC for lunch. Fast forward a couple years later, I finally managed to convinced one of my colleagues to follow me there for a quick meal. Mat Teh ikan bakar at Dato’ ...

Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Shangri-La Hotel’s Lobby Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia We arrive to the Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur directly after an intense workweek Friday afternoon. Immediate calm overcomes us as we enter the softly scented grand lobby. It’s their signature scent, Essence of Shangri-La, with notes of vanilla, musk, bergamot, tea and ...

Thai Ho Chiak, SS2 PJ

Thai Ho Chiak, SS2 PJ
By noreply@blogger.com (Spicy Sharon) Don’t you find spicy and hot food much more comforting and enjoyable, especially on a rainy day? I do! And that’s exactly what I did. Thai Ho Chiak It’s been awhile since I’ve last step foot into a Thai eatery. Knowing that there’s only a handful of standalone Thai restaurants in ...

First try@KFC Delivery Service

First try@KFC Delivery Service
By foodventura Instead of heading towards the healthier option (going to the gym), i headed towards the dark side. Waking up from a groggy nap, I was hungry and thought I’d give the KFC delivery for the first time. As there was an outlet just 5 minutes away from home, the food earlier than promised. ...

Recipe for Crystal White Dancing Prawns, Starhill Culinary Studio, Kuala Lumpur

Recipe for Crystal White Dancing Prawns, Starhill Culinary Studio, Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Crystal White Dancing Prawns Chef Wai, YTL’s Corporate Executive Chef, shares with The Yum List his recipe for Crystal White Dancing Prawns. It has long been one of our favourite dishes at Shook! Starhill Gallery. Now we can try our hands at it for ourselves at home! Chef Wai – ...

An awesome cuppa long black@La Ristrettos Cafe, Novena Medical Centre

An awesome cuppa long black@La Ristrettos Cafe, Novena Medical Centre
By foodventura Coming to Novena Shopping Centre always brings back tons of heartfelt memories. From the days of weekend travels to Singapore, to my time period working here. As I was waiting to board the First Coach bus at 4.30pm, having an hour’s time to kill, I’d thought what could be better..than to grab a ...

Interview with Chef Soon, Fisherman’s Cove, Feast Village, Starhill Gallery, Kuala Lumpur

Interview with Chef Soon, Fisherman's Cove, Feast Village, Starhill Gallery, Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Chef Soon, Fisherman’s Cove, Feast Village, Starhill Gallery, The Yum List recently dined at Fisherman’s Cove in Starhill Gallery and had a chance to meet its chef de partie, Chef Soon. What do you do and how did you get into the industry?I am a chef de partie at Fisherman’s ...

KY eats – Kansai Festival at Kampachi Pavilion KL

KY eats – Kansai Festival at Kampachi Pavilion KL
By KY A week or so ago, I was lucky enough to get invited to one of the more exclusive dinner previews in town – to sample the All Kansai Festival dinner at Kampachi Pavilion KL. The festival runs from 15th – 23rd of February 2014, including traditional street performances, takoyaki workshop, stage performances, and ...

Tamarind Hill, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Tamarind Hill, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Entrance to Tamarind Hill Tamarind Hill Restaurant, Thai-Burmese CuisineAn Eco-Oasis in the City Centre A candlelit stairway winds up to the entrance of Tamarind Hill restaurant. Red Chinese lanterns hang from the bamboo-lined path and the sound of running water gets stronger as we ascend. Torches and candles glow in ...