Interview with Sanjeev Chetal Sous Chef, Tiffin Room Raffles Singapore

Interview with Sanjeev Chetal  Sous Chef, Tiffin Room Raffles Singapore
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Sanjeev Chetal, Sous Chef of Tiffin Room, Raffles Singapore Sanjeev Chetal, Sous Chef of Tiffin Room, Raffles Singapore What do you do and how did you get into the industry?I am currently the Sous Chef in-charge of Tiffin Room at Raffles Singapore. I have been in the industry for more ...

SILK, Thai Restaurant, Andara Resort and Villas, Kamala, Phuket, Thailand

SILK, Thai Restaurant, Andara Resort and Villas, Kamala, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) SILK Thai Restaurant SILK, Thai Restaurant, Andara Resort and Villas Phuket Words by Kirsten Durward Photos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall) The over all impression on entering, SILK is once again, as all over the Andara Resort and Villas Phuket, space, space and more space. Look out through floor ...

Nature at The Andaman, Datai Bay, Langkawi, Malaysia

Nature at The Andaman, Datai Bay, Langkawi, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Datai Bay Conservation Efforts at The Andaman, Langkawi Nestled in between 10 000 year old rainforest and 8000 year old coral reef, The Andaman Langkawi is a nature lover’s paradise. The beautiful Datai Bay is one of the oldest places on earth. Some scientists say it carries history of where ...

Andara Spa, Andara Resort and Villas, Kamala Beach, Phuket, Thailand

Andara Spa, Andara Resort and Villas, Kamala Beach, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Couple’s Treatment Room – Andara Spa Andara Spa, Andara Phuket – Massage and Reflexology Words by Kirsten DurwardPhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)Like everything else on the property the Andara Spa is very spacious and grand. A sense of opulent luxury pervades as soon as you enter the vast ...

Les Diables, Breakfast, Boat Lagoon, Phuket, Thailand

Les Diables, Breakfast, Boat Lagoon, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Les Diables Les Diables, Breakfast at Boat Lagoon, Phuket Words by Kirsten DurwardPhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)We had such a great time at Sunday lunch but a peek at the other menus showed that we’d only scratched the surface of what this new buzzy waterside restaurant has to ...

10 Expat Comforts – Restaurants, Cafes, Supermarkets and Beverages for a Little Piece of Home

10 Expat Comforts - Restaurants, Cafes, Supermarkets and Beverages for a Little Piece of Home
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) This is part two in a series dedicated to helping our newbie expat friends settle into their new homes. Miss Ellie Tea House Craft BeerMissing your favourite craft beer? Hunt down Ales and Lagers in Publika to find an ever changing range of boutique beers. It’s a little tricky to ...

Twinpalms Phuket, Thailand

Twinpalms Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) The Pool – Twinpalms Phuket Twinpalms Phuket, Thailand Surin Beach on the west coast of Phuket bears one of the island’s most entertaining and fashionable resorts, Twinpalms Phuket. Founder of the infamous “White Party,” the theme of fun and leisure is carried through to all that makes up this beautiful ...

Expat Newbie Tips – 10 Must Eats in KL

Expat Newbie Tips - 10 Must Eats in KL
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) City Centre as Viewed from Sky Bar, Traders HotelOver the next few weeks lots of newbie expat friends will be arriving to Kuala Lumpur to make Malaysia their new home for the next part of their lives. It can be both exciting and nerve wrecking arriving as a resident, not ...

Bocuse d’ Or, Malaysian Representative Wins a Place to Compete in the Culinary Olympics in France!

Bocuse d' Or, Malaysian Representative Wins a Place to Compete in the Culinary Olympics in France!
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Chef Kenneth Loke – Malaysian Representative for the Bocuse d’Or Competition in France.Words by Brooke KeelPhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)Scrumptious food, a competition, and a good cause? Sounds like a recipe for what’s on the menu at the Berjaya Hotel’s Samplings on the 14th, and a winning combination ...

Interview with Mr. Krittawit Thongnarong (Ball), Catch Beach Club Bar Manager, Twinpalms, Phuket, Thailand

Interview with Mr. Krittawit Thongnarong (Ball), Catch Beach Club Bar Manager, Twinpalms, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Mr. Krittawit Thongnarong (Ball), Catch Beach Club Bar Manager Mr. Krittawit Thongnarong (Ball), Catch Beach Club Bar Manager What do you do and how did you get into the industry? Bar keeping is an exciting, creative and challenging job. There are always new things to learn and observe. I joined ...

Mozaic, French Cuisine with Local Ingredients, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia

Mozaic, French Cuisine with Local Ingredients, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Mozaic Garden Dining, Ubud Mozaic, Fine Dining in Ubud, Bali, Indonesia “It’s more than a meal. It’s an experience. It’s a destination restaurant.” Nicola Scaramuzzino, Mozaic’s general manager, tells us. “We don’t expect everybody to like everything. It’s about being playful with food and challenging perceptions.” And… with over 10 ...

Oriental Spoon, Twinpalms, Phuket, Thailand

Oriental Spoon, Twinpalms, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Oriental Spoon, Twinpalms Oriental Spoon Grill and Bar – Dinner with Live Music, Twinpalms Phuket Words by Kirsten DurwardPhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)As Oriental Spoon promotes itself as featuring a martini bar, I decide my first drink shall be a martini, but as it is still quite early ...

Esthederm Sun Spa, Twinpalms, Phuket, Thailand

Esthederm Sun Spa, Twinpalms, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Twinpalms Phuket Sun Spa Esthederm, Twinpalms Phuket Words by Kirsten DurwardPhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)Sun Spa Esthederm at Twinpalms, Phuket is something different in the Phuket experience; a true clinical style spa and beauty salon using advanced specialized French treatments. Amongst the unique services offered in this truly ...

Best Restaurants in Bangsar Shopping Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Best Restaurants in Bangsar Shopping Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Seems we’ve been visiting Bangsar Shopping Centre quite a bit lately. Numerous food and beverage options keep us coming back for more. Here’s what we’ve discovered so far, compiled into our personal list of: The Best Restaurants in Bangsar Shopping Centre (Click on the title link of each outlet to ...

Don Antonio Pizza Bar, Italian Restaurant, Kampong Glam, Singapore

Don Antonio Pizza Bar, Italian Restaurant, Kampong Glam, Singapore
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Don Antonio Pizza Bar, Italian Restaurant, Kampong Glam, Singapore Don Antonio Pizza Bar“simple authentic Italian flavours” A feeling of comfort and good humour encompasses us as we enter Don Antonio Pizza Bar. Faces are friendly. Smiles are wide. Service is prompt. The interior is unpretentious and the food wholesome. Although ...

CasCades, High Tea, Viceroy Bali, Ubud, Indonesia

CasCades, High Tea, Viceroy Bali, Ubud, Indonesia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) High Tea, CasCades, Viceroy Bali, Ubud Cascades High Tea, Viceroy Bali, Ubud Coconut palms arrayed the length of the valley make a postcard perfect backdrop for an afternoon of tea, cakes and savouries at CasCades, Viceroy Ubud. High Tea comes as a set including assorted sandwiches and sweets with a ...

Baba Nest, Sunset Bar, Sri panwa, Phuket, Thailand

Baba Nest, Sunset Bar, Sri panwa, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Sunset at Baba Nest – One of the best views we’ve seen from a bar in the world Baba Nest, Bar with the Best Views in Phuket Words by Kirsten DurwardPhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)Baba Nest is all about the location. Picture this: An exclusive hilltop platform with ...

Bimi Beach Club, Pre and Post Phuket Beach Clean Up, Twinpalms, Surin Beach, Phuket, Thailand

Bimi Beach Club, Pre and Post Phuket Beach Clean Up, Twinpalms, Surin Beach, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Following the beach clean up by the Thai military these seats in the sand are no longer there Bimi Beach Club, Twin Palms, Phuket Words by Kirsten DurwardPictures by the Yum List *** Please note: At the time of writing the Thai government were in the process of announcing that ...

Recipe for Squid Ink Risotto with Seared Scallops and Shimeji Mushrooms

Recipe for Squid Ink Risotto with Seared Scallops and Shimeji Mushrooms
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Squid Ink Risotto with Seared Scallops and Shimeji Mushrooms Squid Ink Risotto with Seared Scallops and Shimeji MushroomsShared by Laurent Lherisson, Executive Chef of Grand Millennium Kuala Lumpur This is an earthy, yet, light dish, that will please the lunch crowd as much as the dinner crowd. It’s elegant but ...

Chef Jack Yeap, El Faro Tapas Bar, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia

Chef Jack Yeap, El Faro Tapas Bar, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Chef Jack Yeap The Yum List loves creative food and Chef Jack Yeap sure impressed us on our last visit to Penang. Here he shares with us a little about himself and Lighthouse Tapas Bar, Penang. What do you do and how did you get into the industry? I’m a ...

Les Diables, Sunday Brunch, Boat Lagoon, Phuket

Les Diables, Sunday Brunch, Boat Lagoon, Phuket
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Chocolate Pudding – Les Diables, Phuket Les Diables, Phuket, Sunday Lunch Words by Kirsten DurwardPictures by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)Regular readers may recognize Chef Peter from his bimonthly column on The Yum List ‘Sundays with Chef Peter.’ Finally a chance to meet this denizen in person! Les DiablesTable with ...

The Surin Phuket, Thailand

The Surin Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) The Surin Phuket, Thailand The Surin, Phuket, Thailand“an exclusive beach retreat for discerning travelers” The Surin Phuket, ThailandLocation The idyllic Pansea Beach, on the west coast of Phuket, is home to a member of Design Hotels, The Surin Phuket. Coconut palms, pristine beaches, spectacular sunsets and a relaxed mood, make ...

The Spa, The Surin, Phuket, Thailand

The Spa, The Surin, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Fresh Flowers The Spa, The Surin, Phuket Words by Kirsten DurwardPictures by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)Subtly integrated into the natural environment between wind sculpted boulders and verdant rain forest sits the tranquil haven of the Surin Spa. Rustic elegance seems like an oxymoron but both of these words spring ...

Whittaker’s Chocolate Launch, from New Zealand to Malaysia with passion!

Whittaker's Chocolate Launch, from New Zealand to Malaysia with passion!
By noreply@blogger.com (Polly) The Whittaker Girls Whittaker’s Chocolate launched in Malaysia Words by Polly SzantorImages by Cheryl Hoffmann“All you need is love,” said Lucy in the cartoon Peanuts, “but a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” I’m with you, Lucy. The Aztecs were using chocolate to make a bitter, frothy drink as early as ...

Lomtalay Thai Restaurant, The Surin, Pansea Beach, Phuket, Thailand

Lomtalay Thai Restaurant, The Surin, Pansea Beach, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) View from Lomtalay Restaurant, The Surin, Phuket Lomtalay Thai Restaurant, Seafood Set Menu, The Surin Words by Kirsten DurwardPhotos by the Yum List (Monica Tindall)For our first evening in Phuket we delight in unobstructed panoramic views of the Andaman Sea. We take in the softly sinking sun, the fading blues ...

M.A.C. Clinic, Bangsar Shopping Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

M.A.C. Clinic, Bangsar Shopping Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) M.A.C. Clinic Bangsar Shopping Centre The M.A.C. Clinic, Kuala LumpurAn Aesthetic Clinic with the Pleasantries of a Spa Spas and doctor’s offices are approaching so close to mid ground these days that, at times, the edges blur and it’s difficult for the average Joe to see clearly through the laser ...

Best Breakfast in Phuket, The Plantation Club, The Pavilions, Phuket, Thailand

Best Breakfast in Phuket, The Plantation Club, The Pavilions, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Believe it or not we found it difficult to find a breakfast which was just as awesome as the incredible luxury places we stayed in Phuket. The Pavilions however, not only matched its classiness in accommodation with its food, but provided a gastronomic adventure at every meal time. We enjoyed ...

Top Five Restaurants in Bangkok

Top Five Restaurants in Bangkok
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Bangkok, Thailand This month The Yum List asks friends from around the world to name their five favourite restaurants in a city of their choice. Here’s our first list of personal favourites from Marcus: Marcus’ Top 5 Thong Lor, Bangkok Restaurants Mellow, Thong Lor – Great feel and good food ...

The Pavilions Phuket, In Villa BBQ, Adult’s Only Resort, Phuket, Thailand

The Pavilions Phuket, In Villa BBQ, Adult's Only Resort, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) The Pavilions Phuket caters for the most private gastronome dining experiences. In-villa dining is none of the usual hotel drudgery. The team at The Pavilions is truly concerned with providing a gourmet experience. We tried their in-villa barbecue which you can grill yourself butt-naked in the privacy of your own ...

Catch Beach Club, Twinpalms, Pre and Post Surin Beach Clean Up, Phuket, Thailand

Catch Beach Club, Twinpalms, Pre and Post Surin Beach Clean Up, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Sunset at Catch Beach Club *** Please note: At the time of writing the Thai government were in the process of announcing that all permanent structures located on public beaches would shortly be removed. The parts of this club on the other side of the road still remain, however the ...