Painstaking queue CNY Lim Chee Guan Bak Kua@Chinatown

Painstaking queue CNY Lim Chee Guan Bak Kua@Chinatown
By chuahww Originally posted on Tummies Growl by FoodVenturas:My old job often requires me to be a Full Time Food Getter/butler and part time Sales Person. Once, in Singapore, I queued up a good 4 hours during CNY to grab some sinfully greasy and meaty Bak Kua from Lim Chee Guan. I really wondered who ...

Kuching famous laksa and kolomee@Chong Choon kopitiam, Kuching Sarawak

Kuching famous laksa and kolomee@Chong Choon kopitiam, Kuching Sarawak
By foodventura It was an early morning flight from Penang to Kuching. We had to leave the hotel at 5 am in order to catch our flight here. When we arrived at Le Meridian Kuching, it was nearly 9am. Boy oh boy…we were stoning from the lack of sleep and the travelling. Thankfully, this beautiful ...

Dubu Dubu Seoul Food, 1 Utama

Dubu Dubu Seoul Food, 1 Utama
By noreply@blogger.com (Spicy Sharon) Happy Chinese New Year Guys! How did you welcome the Horse year? Dubu Dubu Seoul Food I had dire cravings for Kyochon Fried Chicken that day, but sadly, the restaurant was closed for the festive season when I dropped by. It was after all, the second day of CNY. Nevertheless, not ...

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, ...

HGW KY eats – Burger Bobby Simpang 3

By KY Before the gourmet burger craze that seems to be sweeping through Klang Valley, there was Ramly burger. While many Ramly burger stalls offer the same set of menu with standard beef and chicken patties pairing egg, cheese, and the usual lettuce/cabbage, onion, chili sauce, and mayonnaise, there are some that steps up the ...

Cold Brew Coffee@Home

Cold Brew Coffee@Home
By chuahww Cold Brew coffee has been the latest craze in coffee place around KL Single origins, Ethiopian Cold Brew coffee could easily cost you upwards of RM14 at places such as Brewman, Artisan, Podgy and Banker etc. If you would like to enjoy a glass of cold brew coffee at less than rm1.50 per ...

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 ...

Yearly CNY gathering dinner@South Sea Restaurant, Old Subang Airport Road

Yearly CNY gathering dinner@South Sea Restaurant, Old Subang Airport Road
By foodventura CNY is the time of the year that we gather together to gossip, chat, catch up, lousang over an overpriced dinner. We had kept this tradition in the past several years, and will continue on to do so! For a change from the usual PJ venues, we decided to head to SouthSea in ...

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, ...

KY eats – Lunch at Hanare Authentic Japanese Cuisine, The Intermark

KY eats – Lunch at Hanare Authentic Japanese Cuisine, The Intermark
By KY While Japanese affair at higher end restaurants can be pretty damaging to the pocket, many of those places also offer a lunch menu with much better deals. One of the places we visited a couple times for lunch over the past few months was Hanare Authentic Japanese Cuisine at The Intermark. Hanare at ...

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 ...

MOF Japanese Cafe, Sunway Pyramid KL

MOF Japanese Cafe, Sunway Pyramid KL
By noreply@blogger.com (Spicy Sharon) It’s either Malaysian’s dire love for Japanese cuisine, or, I unpretentiously ordered all the wrong dishes – the food I had in MOF really wasn’t that great. What’s with my unlucky streak of food adventures nowadays? Notwithstanding – not all reviews in this blog are positive reviews. I would love to ...

Tuna Sashimi@Sheraton Hotel, Sindorim, Seoul

Tuna Sashimi@Sheraton Hotel, Sindorim, Seoul
By foodventura Surprisingly, of all meals you can get in korea, tuna sashimi is definitely one of the best value meal you can get. A tuna sashimi meal for lunch would probably cost rm30 to 40 while a full fledged tuna sashimi dinner would be starting from rm75 to 150 per pax. So whats so ...

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, ...

New tries during CNY@Home

New tries during CNY@Home
By foodventura I just learnt a little bit more about my cousin today. I never knew that he was a big time coffee drinker until he offered to bring over his Nespresso machine when I grumbled having caffeine withdrawals. The pellets were flown in specially from Singapore, with the cost of about RM2 plus per ...

KY eats – Roadside Bak Kut Teh at Seapark

KY eats – Roadside Bak Kut Teh at Seapark
By KY I love a good bowl of bak kut teh, and while it is generally true that you often get the best bak kut teh at Klang, going all the way to the “ah beng country” isn’t always practical. For those who aren’t familiar with bak kut teh, there are actually two versions. There’s ...

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 ...

Revisit: The Good Batch, Damansara Utama PJ

Revisit: The Good Batch, Damansara Utama PJ
By noreply@blogger.com (Spicy Sharon) It was meant to be a cosy session of rekindling with a good friend, whom recently returned to homeland to celebrate CNY. An annual affair which we adhere to without fail since I got back from Straya. But this time round, we thought – in view of the festive spirit, the ...

Happy birthday everyone! In conjunction with 7th day CNY@office

Happy birthday everyone! In conjunction with 7th day CNY@office
By foodventura I am definitely not deeply rooted in my origins culturally. I need to buck up! Unaware of this belief that it is everyone’s birthday on the 7th day of CNY…until I got to work this morning and found a brightly coloured reddish egg on my table! Thanks YC! Our colleague, YC was like ...

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 ...

KY eats – Ho Kee Seafood Restaurant, Jinjang

KY eats – Ho Kee Seafood Restaurant, Jinjang
By KY I don’t often venture out to Jinjang, in fact, Jinjang is sort of a place we always joked about as a “kampung” within KL. Whenever we see a particularly badly dressed young female, we’d say that she must be from Jinjang. But like many older part of the Klang Valley settlements, Jinjang, and ...

Cha Ca Thang Long (Vietnamese Grilled Fish) @ Old Quarter, Hanoi

By vkeong Cha Ca (Vietnamese Grilled Fish) is a rare yet iconic dish in Hanoi that has been listed as one of the 1,001 dishes to eat before you die. One of the unique thing about Cha Ca is that it is usually the only food on the menu of the restaurants that serve it. ...

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 ...

Char Siew lunch to get the go-kart gear going@Meng Kee Char Siew, Hicom Glenmarie Industrial Park

Char Siew lunch to get the go-kart gear going@Meng Kee Char Siew, Hicom Glenmarie Industrial Park
By foodventura Go karting was our company’s first big scale team building activity carried out to improve employees’ engagement. The circuit was near Shah Alam’s stadium. It had been years since I last came here (previously was for the friendly tennis match between Federer and Sampras). Finally, a reason to drive all the way to ...