Old Town Johor Bahru, Top Five Things to Do, Malaysia

Old Town Johor Bahru, Top Five Things to Do, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Coconut Buns – One of the “Must Eats” when in JB. In a recent trip to Johor Bahru a local foodie friend took us on a gourmet tour of his favourite spots in the old town. Here’s a run down of his most loved places to find the best local ...

Maldivian Lunch, Iru Cafe, Loama Resort Maldives at Maamigili

Maldivian Lunch, Iru Cafe, Loama Resort Maldives at Maamigili
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Iru Cafe, Loama Resort Maldives at MaamigiliFour days and three nights at Loama Resort Maldives at Maamigili involved many meals, but the highlight of them all was a taste of local cuisine at Iru Café. The usually attentive wait staff too seemed to relish this meal as the crowning glory ...

A Journey Through Time, Shook!, Starhill Gallery

A Journey Through Time, Shook!, Starhill Gallery
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Shook!, Starhill GalleryWords by Kirsten Durward, Photos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)An evening at Feast Village is always a pleasure, no matter which outlet you are enjoying. Gliding down the escalator in the grand atrium of Starhill Gallery towards what must surely be one of the most elegant combination ...

Thundi Thai Fusion, Loama Resort Maldives at Maamigili

Thundi Thai Fusion, Loama Resort Maldives at Maamigili
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Thundi Thai Fusion, Loama Resort Maldives at MaamigiliThe triangle roofed pavilion by the sea of Thundi Thai Fusion, on Loama Resort Maldives at Maamigili is an adept location for a romantic evening as a couple or tasteful night with family or friends. Open-walled with the sea breeze providing natural cooling, ...

Seaplane Transfer, Trans Maldivian Airways, Malé, Maldives

Seaplane Transfer, Trans Maldivian Airways, Malé, Maldives
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Some of the Seaplanes from the Trans Maldivian FleetOur flight from Singapore to Malé is pretty much uneventful: good weather, smooth ride, calm passengers. As we approach Maldivian waters however, the mood picks up a definite buzz. A chatter of excitement elevates the energy as heads are pushed in windows ...

Portofino – Ristorante Italiano, Bangsar, Lucky Garden

Portofino – Ristorante Italiano, Bangsar, Lucky Garden
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Portofino – Ristorante Italiano, Bangsar, Lucky GardenWords by Shaun HumphriesPhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)With so many delicious Italian food options in Kuala Lumpur, it can be tough to stand out. However, it’s a challenge that motivates and excites Portofino’s owners Keli and Luca everyday. “Our goal is to ...

Interview with Michel Eschmann, Executive Sous Chef, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur

Interview with Michel Eschmann, Executive Sous Chef, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Michel Eschmann, Executive Sous Chef, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur Interview with Michel Eschmann, Executive Sous Chef, Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur What do you do and how did you get into the industry?I was in my mid-teens, growing up in Switzerland and as is the custom there at that age, I ...

The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore

The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia SingaporeSay the name Ritz-Carlton and immediately I think of glitz and glam. Overlooking Marina Bay and its associated iconic landmarks, the location certainly promises to fall in line with the luxurious reputation of this brand. Recent renovations, flawless service and a rather fabulous ...

Park Hotel Alexandra, Singapore

Park Hotel Alexandra, Singapore
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Park Hotel Alexandra, SingaporeWhen I think of Singapore I often think of shopping, and our latest hotel stay on the island of purchasing paradise proved a central hub from which to engage in some serious retail therapy. Park Hotel Alexandra, houses a three-storey shopping mall in the very same building. ...

The Carvery, Park Hotel Alexandra, Singapore

The Carvery, Park Hotel Alexandra, Singapore
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) The Carvery, Park Hotel Alexandra, SingaporeOverlooking the rooftop swimming pool and sunset bar of the Park Hotel Alexandra, the all-day-dining restaurant, The Carvery is a pleasant location for a meal in the Alexandra area. High ceilings, full length window-walls and tables that spill from air-conditioned spaces indoors to an al ...

Tippling Club, Singapore

Tippling Club, Singapore
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Equally well known for both its progressive modern food and inventive cocktails, Tippling Club was high on our list of ‘to visits’ in our recent Singapore weekend getaway. Both gastronomy and beverage make it into the world’s ‘best of’ lists, gaining places in Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants and also The ...

Colony, The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore

Colony, The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Colony, The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore Colony – A Culinary Journey Through Singapore’s Heritage Cuisines Recently unveiled after a five month metamorphosis, The Ritz-Carlton, Millienia Singapore’s all day dining restaurant, Colony, promises to transport diners on a culinary voyage to the city’s rich colonial past. Malaysian, Indonesian, Indian, Chinese and Western ...

Oyster Festival, Southern Rock Seafood, Bangsar

Oyster Festival, Southern Rock Seafood, Bangsar
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Oyster Festival Kuala Lumpur 2015Words by Huong Tran Photos by Monica Tindal (Yum List)When you mention oysters, the running joke always is “ha-ha it’s an aphrodisiac,” but to an oyster fanatic, “it’s like kissing the sea.” Many French poets have so beautifully described the taste and experience that I feel ...

Genting’s Mixologist Charles Muaya’s Recipe for Eastern Wassail Punch

Genting's Mixologist Charles Muaya's Recipe for Eastern Wassail Punch
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Eastern Wassail Punch Recipe for Eastern Wassail Punch A refreshing punch is a good way to start a party. Wassail is a deeply rooted tradition in the Midwest and a popular regional staple throughout the cold-weather season. Wassailing apple trees is a tradition in England involving chanting to the trees ...

Five Rooftop Bars in Kuala Lumpur

Five Rooftop Bars in Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Woo hoo the haze has lifted in Kuala Lumpur. Blue skies are visible and all is near good again. Here’s our round up of places in which to enjoy this long missed fresh air and clear heavens in: The Best Rooftop Bars in Kuala Lumpur.(click on the title links for ...

Interview with Aiden Lee, Lobbee Thai Connection, Empire Damansara

Interview with Aiden Lee, Lobbee Thai Connection, Empire Damansara
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Aiden Lee, Lobbee Thai Connection Interview with Aiden Lee, Lobbee Thai Connection, Empire Damansara What do you do and how did you get into the industry?I don’t have any F&B background as I was only a 9-5 worker bee (client account executive) in the logistics industry in Singapore. It’s thanks ...

Thirty8 @ Grand Hyatt KL

Thirty8 @ Grand Hyatt KL
By Jordan This year marks the 7th year of our ROM Anniversary and we made plans to have it celebrated it in the city, leaving the 3 kids at home. We had wanted to come here last year, but went to Fuego instead so finally we’ve made it this year. Thirty8 is named as the ...

Tokushima Ramen Seasonal Promotion, Ippudo @ Pavilion

Tokushima Ramen Seasonal Promotion, Ippudo @ Pavilion
By Jordan Following last year’s Tsukemen, Ippudo Pavilion will be launching their seasonal ramen from July till September this year, hailed all the way from Tokushima Prefecture from the Shikoku region in Japan, the Tokushima Ramen. I’ve been privileged to be the first few to get a sneak preview of the specialty ramen and I ...

Fuego, Sky Dining @ Troika

Fuego, Sky Dining @ Troika
By Jordan We initially wanted to celebrate my birthday this year at Thirty8, but decided other wise because I’ve work and wanted to celebrate it with my bunch of friends instead, but the thought of dining on top of KL skyline is always something May always wanted to do. So we decided to head over ...

Apgujeong Korean BBQ, Solaris Mont Kiara

Apgujeong Korean BBQ, Solaris Mont Kiara
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) Apgujeong was first introduced to me by one of my Korean friend. He said, “All the Koreans come here.” If that’s the case, I’m betting on some really good stuff. I wasn’t ready to try the food – I was ready to eat good food! Did the acclaimed Korean dishes lived ...

Only Footprints in the Sand

Only Footprints in the Sand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Datai Bay, Langkawi Only Footprints in the Sand By Dr. Gerry GoedenThose readers who follow environmental news are no doubt concerned about where our little blue planet is heading. There certainly is a lot of bad news out there but there are many good news stories that get left behind ...

Recipe for Jasmine Lee No.2, Cocktail by Angel Ng, Hit & Mrs. Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Recipe for Jasmine Lee No.2, Cocktail by Angel Ng, Hit & Mrs. Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Jasmine Lee No.2, Cocktail by Angel Ng Recipe for Jasmine Lee No.2 Jasmine Lee No.2 is a long drink version of the strong and yet delicate Jasmine Lee cocktail which was prepared for one of the Diageo WorldClass Malaysia challenges. This version however, has ingredients that are easier to obtain ...

Valdivieso Cellars, Santiago, Chile

Valdivieso Cellars, Santiago, Chile
By noreply@blogger.com (Manveen) By Manveen MaanNo trip to Chile would be complete without sampling some of the amazing vino the country is known for, and Valdivieso is a name that needs no introduction in this wine-producing nation. Valdivieso CellarsThis famed company has a history that stretches back to 1879 when Alberto Valdivieso founded Champagne Valdivieso, ...

Char siew oh so nicely caramelized@Chan Meng Kee, SS2

Char siew oh so nicely caramelized@Chan Meng Kee, SS2
By Wei Wan Chuah Every now and then, when we are out for lunch in this area, we noticed the crazy crowd hovering Chan Meng Kee and reminded ourselves to give this shop a try the next time we are here at lunch break. … → Food Blog by: Food Venturas Share this:FacebookGoogleTwitterPinterestStumbleUponTumblrRedditDiggLinkedInPocketEmailPrintLike this:Like Loading... ...

Interview with Belinda Tuckwell, Executive Chef, The Pavilions, Phuket, Thailand

Interview with Belinda Tuckwell, Executive Chef, The Pavilions, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Interview with Belinda Tuckwell, Executive Chef, The Pavilions, Phuket Interview with Belinda Tuckwell, Executive Chef, The Pavilions, Phuket What do you do and how did you get into the industry? I am the Executive Chef at The Pavilions Phuket. I have been in the industry more than 25 years. I ...

Mooncakes, Toh Yuen Chinese Restaurant, Klang Executive Club (KEC), Malaysia

Mooncakes, Toh Yuen Chinese Restaurant, Klang Executive Club (KEC), Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Selection of Mooncakes from Toh Yuen Chinese Restaurant Mooncakes from Toh Yuen Chinese Restaurant It’s mooncake season and hotels and restaurants around the city are hard at work trying to impress consumers with a never-ending array of flavours and creative packaging. These mooncakes, from Toh Yuen Chinese Restaurant, however are ...

Spicy Scoops#8 & Scholl & Elianto & Amante

Spicy Scoops#8 & Scholl & Elianto & Amante
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) This is going to be a really long post. Last week, I celebrated at a good friend’s birthday at The Roof. It was a marvelous-marvelous night. Despite knowing each other for close to 20 years, we have never partied together, let alone among a big group of friends! She’s honestly not ...

KY eats – Okayama Fair at Kampachi Japanese Restaurant

KY eats – Okayama Fair at Kampachi Japanese Restaurant
By KY A few weeks ago we were invited to Kampachi at Troika to sample a few dishes from their upcoming Okayama Fair. Before we start, here’s when the Okayama fair is going to happen at various Kampachi outlets: Kampachi Troika – 26 August, 2014 Kampachi Pavilion – 1 september, 2014 Kampachi Plaza 33 – ...

Sri panwa, Luxury Villas, Phuket, Thailand

Sri panwa, Luxury Villas, Phuket, Thailand
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Sri panwa, Luxury Villas, Phuket Sri panwa, The Ultimate in Luxury Stays, Phuket Monica TindallThe hill of Cape Panwa, with its stunning views of the Andaman Sea is home to one of Phuket’s most luxurious stays, Sri panwa. Thirty two acres of hilly lush tropical green enwraps 60 lavish villas ...

Aramburu Bis, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Aramburu Bis, Buenos Aires, Argentina
By noreply@blogger.com (Manveen) By Manveen Maan There’s a reason why Argentina keeps featuring prominently on various ‘Best restaurants’ lists – the quality of food and constant evolving of menus keeps residents on their toes. Buenos Aires in particular, is a haven for the globetrotting tastebud. Aramburu BisOut of the myriad eateries in the city, I ...
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