Snow Factory, Avenue K, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Snow Factory, Avenue K, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Frozen Yogurt? Yes please! Snow Factory Words by Caning JaramilloPhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall) Wandering around the newly revamped Avenue K last week, my wife and I were on the hunt for a good quality travel bag. My wife has much enthusiasm for walking and is also a ...

Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Date Night, Malaysia

Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Date Night, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Lobby Lounge, Shangri-La Hotel Kuala LumpurMiss manners once said, “There are three possible parts to a date, of which at least two must be offered: entertainment, food, and affection. It is customary to begin a series of dates with a great deal of entertainment, a moderate amount of food, and ...

B.I.G, Ben’s Independent Grocers, Valentine’s Hampers, Publika, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

B.I.G, Ben's Independent Grocers, Valentine's Hampers, Publika, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Mix Your Own Gourmet Gift Hampers at B.I.G Gift Hampers, B.I.G, Ben’s Independent Grocer Ever looked at those attractive gift hampers in shop windows and thought that if you could just substitute a few items with something else it would make a perfect present? Well, with B.I.G, Ben’s Independent Grocer, ...

Valentine’s Menus in Kuala Lumpur – Where to Dine this Valentine’s Day?

Valentine's Menus in Kuala Lumpur - Where to Dine this Valentine's Day?
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Every year restaurants around the city set out to make Valentine’s Day a special occasion for couples by putting together romantic set menus. We’ve been wowed by a few this season so take your pick from the delicious line up below. Click on the title link to see the details ...

Ritz Carlton and Starhill Gallery, Date Night, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Ritz Carlton and Starhill Gallery, Date Night, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Spa Village Kuala Lumpur – Unwinding at the Spa – A Relaxing BeginningMiss Manners once said, “There are three possible parts to a date, of which at least two must be offered: entertainment, food, and affection. It is customary to begin a series of dates with a great deal of ...

zChocolate, Luxury Chocolates from France in Malaysia

zChocolate, Luxury Chocolates from France in Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Inside the Amore – zChocolat zChocolat, Luxury Chocolates Direct from France The doorbell rings unexpectedly and I curiously scamper over to answer it. It’s a guy from DHL with a package for me to sign for. He looks at me whimsically as I quiz him over its contents and sender, ...

Chef Ken Yu, Chinese Executive Chef of YEN Chinese Restaurant, W Taipei, Taiwan

Chef Ken Yu, Chinese Executive Chef of YEN Chinese Restaurant, W Taipei, Taiwan
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Chef Ken Yu, Chinese Executive Chef of YEN Chinese Restaurant, W Taipei, Taiwan Chef Ken Yu, Chinese Executive Chef of YEN Chinese Restaurant at W Taipei chats with The Yum List about his time in Taipei and some of his favourite dishes. What do you do and how did you ...

Tamarind Springs Restaurant, Taman Tun Abdul Razak, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Tamarind Springs Restaurant, Taman Tun Abdul Razak, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Entrance to Tamarind Springs Restaurant Tamarind Springs, Jungle-Luxe Dining We descend the candlelit pathway into a jungle paradise. Lush tropical verdure borders the trail and Chinese lanterns gently rock to and fro in the soft breeze. As we continue, our eyes are drawn by flickering flames and, our ears caressed ...

Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Date Night, Colonial Cafe, Smokehouse, Black and White Movies, Malaysia

Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Date Night, Colonial Cafe, Smokehouse, Black and White Movies, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur – A Romantic Location for an Elegant DateMiss manners once said, “There are three possible parts to a date, of which at least two must be offered: entertainment, food, and affection. It is customary to begin a series of dates with a great deal of ...

Mandarin Oriental, Date Night, Indoor Golf, MO Grill and Bar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Mandarin Oriental, Date Night, Indoor Golf, MO Grill and Bar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) MO Grill – A Stylish Location for a Date NightMiss manners once said, “There are three possible parts to a date, of which at least two must be offered: entertainment, food, and affection. It is customary to begin a series of dates with a great deal of entertainment, a moderate ...

Toh Yuen Restaurant, Hilton Petaling Jaya, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

Toh Yuen Restaurant, Hilton Petaling Jaya, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (Polly) Welcome to the Year of the HorseChinese Pear with Jellyfish Yee Sang Toh Yuen Restaurant, Hilton Petaling Jaya Words by Polly SzantorImages by Dianne BrydonToh Yuen Restaurant, serving delicious, pork-free Cantonese fare, is the perfect place to welcome in the Year of the Horse. Head Chef Tham Pui Keat has created delectable ...

Shook! Bar, Feast Village, Starhill Gallery, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Shook! Bar, Feast Village, Starhill Gallery, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Shook! Bar Shook! Bar, Feast Village, Starhill Gallery Feast Village is a banquet for the eyes as well as the stomach. We’ve just had our fill of both at the extraordinary Fisherman’s Cove (seafood fine dining) in this architectural fantasia of restaurants and, now we’re looking for liquid refreshment. The ...

The Restaurant, The Club, Valentine’s Menu, Saujana Resort, Shah Alam, Malaysia

The Restaurant, The Club, Valentine's Menu, Saujana Resort, Shah Alam, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Al Fresco Dining Views, The Restaurant, The Club Valentine’s Menu at The Restaurant, The Club Words by Kirsten DurwardPhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall) Is it worth driving to Putra Jaya for this meal? Well that would depend how much you wish to impress your date. If you value ...

Hugel and Fils Wine Dinner, Lai Po Heen, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Hugel and Fils Wine Dinner, Lai Po Heen, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Hugel and Fils Wines Hugel and Fils Wines at Lai Po Heen, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur It’s always a delight to dine at Mandarin Oriental’s Chinese restaurant, Lai Po Heen, but pair it with some fine French wine and the experience is elevated to scrumptiously pleasing levels. Twelfth generation owner ...

Sundays with Chef Peter… The Pullman Bangkok

Sundays with Chef Peter… The Pullman Bangkok
By noreply@blogger.com (Peter James Webber) Daahlings, Happy Chinese New Year to you and I hope you are having a great weekend celebrating with your family and loved ones. If not celebrating I trust you are resting well and just enjoying your Sunday!Chinese New Year is an important traditional Chinese holiday celebrated at the turn of ...

French Flavours with guest Chef Gunther Hubrechsen at Berjaya University College of Hospitality

French Flavours with guest Chef Gunther Hubrechsen at Berjaya University College of Hospitality
By noreply@blogger.com (Polly) Words and images by Polly Szantor I recently had the opportunity to watch a rising star in action at Berajaya University College of Hospitality. Belgian Chef Gunther was in town for “French Flavours with Gunther Hubrechsen”, a collaboration between the college and the Asian Food Channel incorporating cookery demonstrations and special dinners ...

Sainy Chun, Owner Maison Francaise, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Sainy Chun, Owner Maison Francaise, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Sainy Chun, Owner Maison Francaise The Yum List chats with Sainy Chun, owner of Maison Francaise, and finds some interesting stories from behind the scenes. What do you do and how did you get into the industry? While living in Europe for many years, I got very interested in food ...

Pierre Ledent Pralines, Luxury Chocolates, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Pierre Ledent Pralines, Luxury Chocolates, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Piedmont – Pierre Ledent Praline Chocolate Pralines by Pierre Ledent Words by Lisa MangelsdorfPhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)“Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you will get…” (Forest Gump, 1994) IsaOh so true of a box of artfully fashioned pralines by Chocolatier Pierre Ledent. ...

Lafite, Valentine’s Day Set Menu, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Lafite, Valentine's Day Set Menu, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Lafite, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur LafiteValentine’s Day Set Dinner Menu Ask a Malaysian or an expat who has lived in Kuala Lumpur for any lengthy period of time for an elegant dining recommendation and Lafite is sure to roll off tongues early in the conversation. One of the original fine dining ...

Pressroom Bistro, Pavilion, Josper Grill Menu, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Pressroom Bistro, Pavilion, Josper Grill Menu, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Pressroom Bistro, PavilionNew Josper CreationsPressroom Bistro Words by Kirsten DurwardPictures by the Yum List There are few more fun ways to while away the minutes waiting for your dinner company than watching your fellow homo sapiens go about their day. Scurrying shoppers and dawdling diners weaving through Pavilion’s busy walkthrough ...

Fisherman’s Cove, Feast Village, Starhill Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Fisherman's Cove, Feast Village, Starhill Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Fisherman’s Cove, Feast Village, Starhill Gallery Fisherman’s Cove, Feast Village, Starhill Gallery While real estate agents scream location, location, location, food writers often shout ambience, ambience, ambience. Fisherman’s Cove at Starhill Gallery, deserves an enormous holler for its outstanding performance in this arena. Feast Village (Starhill Gallery’s luxury dining precinct) ...

MO Grill, Valentine’s Menu, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

MO Grill, Valentine's Menu, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) MO Grill – A stylish setting for Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Set Menu, MO Grill, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur Words by Kristin CosgrovePhotos by The Yum ListAmour is in the air at the MO Grill! Chef Reto Weber of the Mandarin Oriental Grill has created a five-course candlelight set menu sure ...

Cocktail Recipe – Altopiani Arrosto, James Barker-Morgan, Ril’s Bar, Bangsar, Malaysia

Cocktail Recipe - Altopiani Arrosto, James Barker-Morgan, Ril's Bar, Bangsar, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Altopiani Arrosto James Barker-Morgan of Ril’s Bar Bangsar shares with us one of his favourite cocktail recipes. Altopiani Arrosto It doesn’t happen very often, but when a spontaneous and creative collaboration between the bar staff and a guest happens, amazing things can happen. In this instance, a table of customers ...

Prosperity Buffet Diner, Tonka Bean Café, Impiana KLCC Hotel, 13 Jalan Pinang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Prosperity Buffet Diner, Tonka Bean Café, Impiana KLCC Hotel, 13 Jalan Pinang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (Polly) Chocolate FountainProsperity Buffet Dinner, Impiana KLCC Hotel, Jalan Pinang_______________________________________________________________________________Word by Polly SzantorImages by Dianne Brydon The culinary team at the Impiana KLCC Hotel, led by Executive Chef Helmut Lamberger, has created an array of festive flavours to welcome the Year of the Horse. The Prosperity Buffet Dinner is all set to tempt ...

James Barker-Morgan, Head Bartender of Ril’s, Bangsar, Malaysia

James Barker-Morgan, Head Bartender of Ril's, Bangsar, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) James Barker-Morgan The Yum List shares a few cocktails with bartender James Barker-Morgan and learns a few insider secrets from behind the bar. What do you do and how did you get into the industry?I first started bartending when studying in London. After working in a couple of standard pubs, ...

EcoGreen Organic, Taman Tun, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

EcoGreen Organic, Taman Tun, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Carrot Cake and Organic Coffee EcoGreen Organic, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail Words by Polly SzantorPhotos by Monica Tindall (The Yum List)Now and again, we come across a hidden gem, an unexpected delight amongst the urban sprawl of this vibrant city. During our visit to EcoGreen Organic, tucked away in TTDI, ...

Coolest Cafes, Local Produce and a Very Hip Vibe in Coffs Harbour, NSW, Australia

Coolest Cafes, Local Produce and a Very Hip Vibe in Coffs Harbour, NSW, Australia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Coffs Harbour Jetty, NSW, AustraliaCoffs Harbour, once a tranquil beach holiday destination for families and popular settlement for retirees, is picking up the pace with an influx of hip cafes and markets making a welcome hubbub on the food and beverage scene. The town is now gaining a reputation for ...

Marini’s on 57, Valentine’s Day Menu, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Marini's on 57, Valentine's Day Menu, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) View from Marini’s on 57 Marini’s on 57, Valentine’s Menu Imagine the most stunning location for a romantic date as you can… My mind conjures white linen clothed tables dressed with tall wine glasses reflecting the soft glow of warm lighting. I see a window seat far above the city ...

Colonial Cafe, The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Colonial Cafe, The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Colonial Cafe, The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur A Nostalgic DinnerColonial CaféThe Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur Words by Kirsten Durward Photos by the Yum List Our white-jacketed host leads us with aplomb to our crisp yet comfortable table in the atrium of the Colonial Café. Ambient lighting warms grandiose pillars, enhancing ...

Yen, Modern Cantonese Restaurant, W Taipei, Taiwan

Yen, Modern Cantonese Restaurant, W Taipei, Taiwan
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Yen, Modern Cantonese Restaurant, W Taipei Yen, W Taipei, Taiwan Modern Cantonese Cuisine Usually the top floors of hotels are occupied by presidential suites and executive lounges. Not at the W Taipei. Valuing the country’s culinary traditions, importance is given to the culture’s greatest obsession, food! As such, the hotel’s ...
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