KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 – #4 Bo Kho

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 – #4 Bo Kho
By KY Continuing with the introduction in Vietnamese street food, today let’s talk about bo kho, or the Vietnamese beef stew. Thus far, everything dishes in this series is from the same 4-day December 2016 trip to HCMC, and they’re mostly common dishes you can find most anywhere in the city. a nice big pot ...

Li Yen Chinese New Year Set Menu 2017

Li Yen Chinese New Year Set Menu 2017
By vkeong Li Yen ushers the Year of the Rooster with 6 Chinese New Year set menus: 3 for lunch and 3 for dinner. Each set is specially curated to feature some of the best award-winning Cantonese cuisine skillfully prepared by Executive Chinese Chef Leung Kwai Hong. Genial and ever smiling, Chef Leung hails from ...

Soon Fatt Beijing Roast Duck @ Pudu

Soon Fatt Beijing Roast Duck @ Pudu
By vkeong Soon Fatt calls themselves the emperor of Beijing roast duck. With that in mind, lets see if their roast duck really lives to the name. They are pretty active on Facebook and have been visited by numerous overseas celebrities. This is their main branch at Pudu and there are a couple of other ...

Lan Pho Naklua Fish Market @ Pattaya

Lan Pho Naklua Fish Market @ Pattaya
By vkeong If you ask me what was the most memorable thing we did in Pattaya, that has to be our visit to Lan Pho Naklua Fish Market. It is basically a fresh market located north of central Pattaya where you can find all sorts of seafood and other fresh produce at local prices. But ...

Travelogue [Part 2]: Back To Bangkok.

Travelogue [Part 2]: Back To Bangkok.
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) On Luk Yun 72 Charenkrung Road Khwaeng Wang Burapha Phirom, Khet Phra Nakhon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10200 Thailand+662 233 9621Monday to Sunday 5.30am-4pm.While my itinerary mostly revolved around food, one of the other place that I was very keen to see, was the Central World’s Christmas Tree decorations. There were ...

Visit Okinawa – The Jewel of Japan

Visit Okinawa – The Jewel of Japan
By vkeong Okinawa, Japan’s southernmost prefecture, is a favorite getaway destination for many Japanese, yet it falls under the radar of many foreign visitors to Japan. 恩納村の海🐚 #沖縄 #okinawa #海 #ビーチ#okinawaphoto #sea #IGersJP #icu_japan #team_jp_ #instagramjapan #japanexplorer #wu_japan #lovers_nippon #loves_nippon #ig_captures #igbest_shotz #wonderful_places #tokyocameraclub #beachesnresorts #photo_shorttrip #沖縄青色倶楽部 #カコソラ #恩納村 A photo posted by okinawa.58 (@okinawa.58) ...

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 at Saigon – #3 Bot Chien and Ha Cao

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 at Saigon – #3 Bot Chien and Ha Cao
By KY You can just about find a street food vendor near every busy intersections in Ho Chi Minh City, the set up varies, but more often than not they have these tiny tables and chairs seemingly set up for kids of kindergarten age. If you’re Vietnamese size, these will fit just, and fortunately for ...

Travelogue [Part 1]: Back To Bangkok.

Travelogue [Part 1]: Back To Bangkok.
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) In December last year, I made my second trip to Bangkok for the year (read about my previous 2016 adventure I arrived at Suvarnabhumi Airport at slightly pass 2pm.Considering that it was peak travelling season, the process of getting my passport stamped and my luggage collected, was unexpectedly fast. I was ...

The Fat Fish @ Mont Kiara Shoplex, KL

The Fat Fish @ Mont Kiara Shoplex, KL
By vkeong After hearing plenty of good things about The Fat Fish, it became one of the restaurants I wanted to eat at. But I had always deferred a visit because it’s hard to get in unless you have a reservation. Last weekend, I finally dropped by during an odd time – when it’s after ...

Pablo Freshly Baked Matcha Cheese Tart @ 1 Utama

Pablo Freshly Baked Matcha Cheese Tart @ 1 Utama
By vkeong Cheese tart lovers take note, Pablo is going to launch their Matcha Cheese Tart with Shiratama and Azuki on 11 Jan 2017. It will be priced at RM49.90 for a whole tart. The green tea flavored cheese tart is made with a liberal amount of matcha giving it a naturally gorgeous green color. ...

Coconut Ice Cream @ Chatuchak Weekend Market, Bangkok

Coconut Ice Cream @ Chatuchak Weekend Market, Bangkok
By vkeong Coconut ice cream is a must have in Chatuchak Weekend Market. Even if you did not plan on having it, eventually you would end up buying one because of the hot weather. Besides, they are affordably priced between 30 and 50 baht per serving so there’s really no reason not to indulge in ...

Sarawak Kolok Mee @ Kepong Food Court

Sarawak Kolok Mee @ Kepong Food Court
By vkeong Recently, I have been having my dinner at Kepong Food Court (甲洞美食中心) quite frequently. Besides Thai Taste which is now my regular Thai food haunt, I have also discovered a few other good food stalls, one of them being the Sarawak Kolok Mee. But if you are a Sarawakian, stop reading now because ...

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 at Saigon – #2 Pho

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 at Saigon – #2 Pho
By KY The most famous Vietnamese dish outside Vietnam is of course, the Vietnamese beef noodle, or pho (pronounce as “fe-eh”). This is likely the first dish most people think about when it comes to Vietnamese food, and for good reasons – it is accessible, delicious, and uses ingredients familiar with most other cuisines. Pho ...

Kaya Puff & Egg Tart @ QunKee Biscuit 权记饼家, Ipoh

Kaya Puff & Egg Tart @ QunKee Biscuit 权记饼家, Ipoh
By vkeong In Ipoh, when Kaya Kok (Kaya Puff) is mentioned, Sin Eng Heong always comes to mind first. They are without a doubt the most popular biscuit shop in town and you can’t deny their kaya puffs are legendary. But I am here to recommend you another biscuit shop that makes equally delicious kaya ...

Prik Yuak (Green Chilli) Restaurant @ Chatuchak Weekend Market

Prik Yuak (Green Chilli) Restaurant @ Chatuchak Weekend Market
By vkeong I briefly mentioned Prik Yuak (Green Chilli) when I posted about the nice lunch we had at Raan Yaam Jae-Euang. We finally got to try them (they were closed when we came the last time) during our trip to Bangkok again recently. And as expected, it was a gratifying meal that will remain ...

OMAYA 春川炒鸡 @ SS15 Subang Jaya

OMAYA 春川炒鸡 @ SS15 Subang Jaya
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) Just another hectic, noisy and crowded day at Omaya Malaysia. OMAYA’s 春川炒鸡 recent opening in Subang Jaya, stirred up plenty of hype among the korean food enthusiasts, including myself. There’s usually a long waiting list, tables are fairly limited, and spaces are scarced. Be prepared to wait for a at least ...

Oscar Coffee & Food @ Mutiara Heights, Kajang

Oscar Coffee & Food @ Mutiara Heights, Kajang
By vkeong As of now, Oscar Food & Coffee is probably the only proper restaurant you can find in Kajang‘s upcoming township of Mutiara Heights. It is also one of the rarer establishments that pairs coffee with Japanese food. Salmon Sashimi @ RM33 is a top seller here. Although pricier than those you get at ...

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 at Saigon – #1 Bun Bo Hue

KY eats – Vietnamese Street Food 101 at Saigon – #1 Bun Bo Hue
By KY Over the last year end holiday season, we spent quite a few days in Ho Chi Minh City, and I thought it’d be a good opportunity to sample the various street foods this biggest city in Vietnam has to offer and do a bit of introduction to you, so here goes. Bun Bo ...

Things to Eat Around Chinatown (Yaowarat), Bangkok

Things to Eat Around Chinatown (Yaowarat), Bangkok
By vkeong Whether you are a first time or frequent Bangkok visitor, a trip to Yaowarat (Chinatown) should be in order. Better still, come with an empty stomach and reserve at least 3-4 hours to see and eat your way through the lively town. I also recommend that you visit Chinatown in the day and ...

KG Korean Charcoal BBQ Buffet @ Da Men Mall, USJ

KG Korean Charcoal BBQ Buffet @ Da Men Mall, USJ
By vkeong The moment we entered KG Korean Charcoal BBQ restaurant, I had a deja vu. The place felt oddly similar to Kilo Grill. Wait a minute.. KG.. Kilo Grill, are they the same? Even the staff didn’t know. After clarifying with the owner who happened to be around, then only we knew that KG ...

After You Dessert Cafe @ Siam Square One, Bangkok

After You Dessert Cafe @ Siam Square One, Bangkok
By vkeong One doesn’t need to look far to see how a successful dessert cafe operates. Just look at After You dessert cafe in Bangkok. Besides being a homegrown brand, it doesn’t rely on gimmicks to attract customers. So even after 9 years since its opening in 2007, it continues to pull in the crowds. ...

Highlights Of 2016: My Favorites Of The Year.

Highlights Of 2016: My Favorites Of The Year.
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) 2016 Mottos: Treating Myself Great. Eat Well. Stay occupied. Keep it real.If I’m not at work (yes, I have a full time job), I’m usually out and about, be it for blog-related reviews or just plainly catching up with a few friends, while balancing it all out with some quality me-time, ...

A Delicious Experience At Chir Chir Fusion Chicken Factory.

A Delicious Experience At Chir Chir Fusion Chicken Factory.
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) Unleashing the K-Fan in me! Anything that spells C-H-I-C-K-E-N goes well in my books!First time at Chir Chir? You have to order the Crispy Fried Chicken to share. Made from Chir Chir’s original recipe, it was super crunchy on the outside yet juicy inside. Finger licking good! The Spicy BBQ Roasted ...

KY eats – Seafood Feast on the Table, Crab Factory, PJ SS2

KY eats – Seafood Feast on the Table, Crab Factory, PJ SS2
By KY Many many years ago, before the existence of this website and when I was still a student in the States, we took a super long road trip down to New Orleans for spring break. It was a beautiful city with quite a bit of culture, and it was also the first time I ...

KY eats – Shell Out Feast on the Table, Crab Factory, PJ SS2

KY eats – Shell Out Feast on the Table, Crab Factory, PJ SS2
By KY Many many years ago, before the existence of this website and when I was still a student in the States, we took a super long road trip down to New Orleans for spring break. It was a beautiful city with quite a bit of culture, and it was also the first time I ...

Kid Thung Noodle & Thai Street Food @ Kepong

Kid Thung Noodle & Thai Street Food @ Kepong
By vkeong There are a number of new eateries popping up along Kepong‘s ‘wai sek kai’ recently. Kid Thung is one of them and they are probably the only stall serving Thai food. Their simple two page menu features a good number of single portion rice and noodle dishes. Prices range from RM8 to RM12, ...

All Natural Sea Cucumber from Perniagaan Hong (Mersing)

All Natural Sea Cucumber from Perniagaan Hong (Mersing)
By vkeong A few days ago I received a bag of sea cucumbers from Perniagaan Hong – 宏海产贸易(海参) sent all the way from Mersing. Perniagaan Hong is a family run business and sea cucumber is their main product. Since Chinese New Year is coming soon, I thought the timing is right to introduce this supplier ...

Wild Honey @ Pavilion KL – Delicious. Delectable. Delightful.

Wild Honey @ Pavilion KL - Delicious. Delectable. Delightful.
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) Welcome to one of my newest and favorite brunch hangout – be prepared to queue, though it will definitely be worth the wait.Wild Honey need no introduction in my books. I have visited the original Singapore outlet before, and diligently blogged about it once. Their motto: No Place Like Home, and ...

KY eats – Authentic Nyonya Dishes at Kakatoo, IOI City Mall

KY eats – Authentic Nyonya Dishes at Kakatoo, IOI City Mall
By KY Haze always described me as someone who’s bordering insufferable when it comes to dining at shopping malls. It usually takes me quite a bit of merry-go-round trying to evaluate what is worth eating before settling into a restaurant. Luckily, at IOI City Mall, I found just what’s worth spending a meal – at ...

A Day In Melaka.

A Day In Melaka.
By noreply@blogger.com (sharon loh) My recent day trip to Melaka was nothing short of an adventure.Complimentary chips – Buy a pack of this to bring home!Kangkung Belacan (RM9).Sotong Goreng Kunyit (RM17) – Highly Recommended.Pong Teh (RM12) – Highly Recommended.Asam Pedas (RM60).By the time we were done, apart from one other occupied table, we were the ...