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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 – ...

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 ...

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 ...

Gourmet Gifts for Valentine’s or Anytime…

Gourmet Gifts for Valentine's or Anytime...
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Finding the perfect gift for Valentine’s Day can be such a chore. Here we’ve put together some gourmet goodies that might be just the thing for this season of love. (Click on the title link of each to find full details). French Goodies by zChocolat A Jewelry Box of Pralines ...

Domaine Charles Audoin Marsannay Rosé, 2011 from Artisan Cellars, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Domaine Charles Audoin Marsannay Rosé, 2011 from Artisan Cellars, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Domaine Charles Audoin Marsannay Rosé 2011 Domaine Charles Audoin Marsannay Rosé 2011 from Artisan Cellars The perfect colour for love, this rose from Burgundy, France is a pretty gift to share with your loved one this Valentine’s Day. Produced from the Pinot Noir grape, is it bright pink in hue ...

Top Five Most Romantic Dates in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Top Five Most Romantic Dates in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) The Yum List has been making lists of romantic itineraries to share with your loved one for a special evening together in Kuala Lumpur. We plan on creating more line-ups (ideas welcome), but our first five here are luxurious options, ideal for special occasions such as birthdays, anniversaries, celebrations or, ...

Gold Class Movies at GSC, and Pressroom Bistro, Date Night, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Gold Class Movies at GSC, and Pressroom Bistro, Date Night, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Cold Cuts PlatterMiss 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 the merest suggestion ...

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 ...
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