GRAND IMPERIAL RESTAURANT Subang Jaya

GRAND IMPERIAL RESTAURANT Subang Jaya
By bigboysoven Recently I was invited to tag along with a group of media for a food tasting and this time we were at the newly opened Grand Imperial Restaurant located at USJ, Subang Jaya. This restaurant looked spacious and very impressive to me, just made me wanting to dine immediately. While wondering around the ...

SKYY INFUSIONS Not An Illusion, Real Infusion

SKYY INFUSIONS Not An Illusion, Real Infusion
By bigboysoven At a recent SKYY VODKA event, the opening act of transforming the actual fruits of citrus, raspberry and passion fruit into their respective tranquil and distinctive cobalt blue bottles only served as the curtain raiser for the real magic encounter with the newly introduced SKYY InfusionsTM. During the gathering, the invited guests like ...

A HONG KONG ENCOUNTER at TAI ZI HEEN with CARVEN ONG & Prince Hotel and Residence Kuala Lumpur

A HONG KONG ENCOUNTER at TAI ZI HEEN with CARVEN ONG & Prince Hotel and Residence Kuala Lumpur
By bigboysoven Putting FASHION & FOOD together is an awesome thing to do and Prince Hotel & Residence and Carven Ong just had it done purely that way, just full of play and pleasure. I just love the concept and I was speechless, so adoreable and yet a glamour experience. Before being pampered with dinner, ...

THE UMA Strand Kota Damansara

THE UMA Strand Kota Damansara
By bigboysoven THE UMA is definitely the place to be if you are seeking for a truly Balinese food experience, “Authentic Balinese Cuisine, Relaxing Hideout”. The food served here is simple yet special and so easy to associate with, simplicity is the best word to describe the whole experience I had during my visit at ...

XENRI D’GARDEN TERRACE MIGF

XENRI D’GARDEN TERRACE MIGF
By bigboysoven Xenri D’Garden Terrace located at the podium block of Menara Hap Seng along P. Ramlee Road, Kuala Lumpur played as our host for the day. This time a few of us got to taste with pure pleasure on their MIGF Festival Signature Menu. This time Xenri D’Garden Terrace offered us a truly memorable ...

SAGANO Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel MIGF

SAGANO Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel MIGF
By bigboysoven SAGANO was my first Japanese restaurant to visit on my MIGF list, a very simple elegant with a home feel flush decorated restaurant, very comfortable indeed. This restaurant is located at the Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel and with Chef Yastoshi Ito’s Japanese authentic, innovative and meticulously prepared culinary creations to indulge the diners. ...

AL-AMAR Pavilion Kuala Lumpur MIGF

AL-AMAR Pavilion Kuala Lumpur MIGF
By bigboysoven Al-Amar in Arabic means “the moon” is one of the restaurant listed on the Malaysia International Gourmet Festival that I had managed to fork my tastebud into their finest Lebanese cuisine, located at the Pavilion, Level 6, right exactly in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. The lovely ruby red deco caught my attention ...

DYNASTY Renaissance Kuala Lumpur MIGF

DYNASTY Renaissance Kuala Lumpur MIGF
By bigboysoven I had been waiting for this festival and it had just arrived on my doorstep this month, October 2009. Only just less than a week I had belted myself with such incredible knowledge on fine dining which is currently being offered in the heart of my cosmopolitan city of Kuala Lumpur. In this ...

Teas and Your Health

There are many teas that have been drunk throughout the ages. They are basically infusions of plants, usually the leaves and sometimes the flowers, by boiling them with water. Teas can be drunk hot or cold and are used for a variety of ailments. Teas of different sorts are drunk worldwide. The official tea that ...

Wine And Its Effects To Your Health

Drinking wine or alcohol has been known to be the causes of cancer of the liver and negative social aspects but studies have indicated that it has beneficial effects to one’s health as well. Research indicates that drinking a moderate amount of wine helps reduce your bad cholesterol, lowers blood pressure, increases good cholesterol, lowers ...

The Best Way To Cook Chicken

Boneless, skinless chicken breasts are probably the most popular cut of meat sold in America today. They are quick, easy, low fat, and universally popular. But when not cooked properly, they can be dry, tough, and stringy. What are the best ways of cooking them so you end up with moist, tender, flavorful meat? Two ...

Wine Tasting Just Like A Pro

There has been a growing interest nowadays with wine tasting and as what you may fail to realize there is more to wine tasting than just actually sipping it. If stored appropriately and aged accordingly, wine can be a very invigorating drink full of flavor. As you may observe from professional wine tasters, wine tasting ...

How To Choose Fresh Fruits And Vegetables For Your Cooking

There is nothing tastier than fresh produce. Learning to cook with fresh ingredients will help ensure that you will enjoy healthy and tasty meals. Whether you are buying produce from a grocery store or from a local farmers market, here are some tips on what to look for when buying fresh fruits and vegetables. Purchase ...

Why You Should Learn Cooking Today

When your stomach starts to grumble, do you reach for a take-out menu or roll down to the nearest fast food joint to get yourself a meal? During a hectic day with your kids do you throw some microwave-fresh chicken nuggets at them and pray that they will: 1. eat more than the throw on ...

Eating A Healthful Vegetarian Diet

Many people start vegetarian and vegan diets without devoting an adequate amount of time to nutritional research and meal planning. As a result, a considerable amount of people who start vegetarian diets do not last for more than 1-2 months. Many dieters who fail to carefully research and plan complain that they lack energy – ...

Learning The Art of French Cooking

My passion for French cooking began the year I spent in France learning about this famous art. I knew French meals were delicious but also came to realize that the production of a meal was just as important as learning how to cook it. While there I threw myself into the history and art of ...

Enjoy Teaching Your Children To Cook

If you’re ready to teach your children how to cook, here are some simple tips for teaching them the basics, and giving them skills that will last them a lifetime! First of all, think safety. Any child that has to stand on a stool or chair in order to reach the stove is too young ...

Crock-Pot Cooking Tips

Crock-pot cooking can offer some very tasty meals and desserts however some basic rules should be followed when using a crock-pot to cook with. You should be careful not to over stir their food while it’s cooking in a crock pot. Taking the lid off during cooking causes vast amounts of heat to escape, therefore ...

Cooking Tips For Busy Mums And Dads

Have you ever wished you knew how to save a ruined dish, increase the flavor or make cooking easier? Well, you are not alone. Here are some cooking tips that I know you will find helpful the next time you prepare a big meal for your family. Meats - After the meat is done cooking, ...

Five Healthy Diet Foods That Will Protect Against Disease

As well as being one of the most realistic and safest ways to lose weight, the Mediterranean diet can also help prevent serious diseases such as cancer and heart disease. In fact, the American Heart Association refers to the ‘Mediterranean Diet’ as the ‘gold standard’ in heart disease prevention and if followed could greatly reduce ...

The Benefits of Black Tea

Black tea is one of the most popular teas in the world. The English love it and use it as a constant ingredient in many of their breakfast teas. Black tea comes from the same plant that green tea, white, and oolong tea come from. But if you notice, black tea has a distinctively strong ...

Some Facts You Didn’t Know About Bahamas Food

One of the adventures highly considered when visiting a new place is the native delicacy and food of the place. Its the most enjoyable and fulfilling escapade one can ever experience in a new place, tasting for the first time the savor of never before seen cooking. It may even be sometimes weird how a ...

What you need to know about French Cuisine

Whether you are touring the intoxicating wine country of Bordeaux, dining in a romantic Parisian restaurant, or creating your own flan or crepe masterpiece at home, there are many ways to enjoy French cuisine. The French simply know how to enjoy their meals, and they usually take plenty of time to enjoy them. A lunch ...

A Romantic Dinner Made From You

Men and women out there like you believe in the sentimental power of a romantic dinner. Some carefully chosen recipes, flowers, candles, and some smiles, can transform a simple dinner invitation to an extraordinary dinning experience made just for you two. If you enjoy the intimacy a romantic dinner arrangement can bring to your lives, ...

Develop Healthy Eating Habits

Last time I opened the door of the fridge I was really hungry and became really frustrated to discover that all my health food has gradually disappeared and I was left with some ketchup, an egg and an ice-cold water container. Since I come from a family that has always been stacking the fridge with ...

The Importance of Proper Wine Storage

Wine is one of the more complicated alcoholic drinks because the manner in which it is stored can enhance or take away from certain flavors in the wine. Many people, even those who drink wine regularly, truly do not understand the incredible importance of proper wine storage. Storing your wine in the appropriate way is ...

Important Non-Meat Sources Of Protein For Vegetarians

Although most vegetarians consume a considerable amount of protein, they often do not absorb as much as they would on a non-vegetarian diet. This is because plant proteins are considerably less digestible than animal proteins, which contain amino acid chains that are closer or identical to human amino acid chains. Consuming animal proteins might yield ...

6 Ways to Save Money When You Eat Out

I admit it, I love to eat out! Unfortunately, eating out is an easy way to spend a lot of money and gain a ton of weight, which adversely affects your health. The FDA says Americans spend half their money on food in restaurants, but get only one-third of their calories from eating out. That ...

A peak into the world of tea drink

Tea now is the second most consumed drink in the world, only after water. This wonderful drink was first discovered in China. It became popular throughout many Asian countries through spice trading routes. By 15th century, tea began to travel to the West and left its mark there. The interesting part is that different cultures ...

The Health Benefits Of Coffee

Coffee is made of a number of compounds that are well known for having a positive effect on humans. In addition, it contains certain chemicals that are pleasing to the body and that make the consumer "feel good." One of the benefits of coffee is its ability to reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease. ...
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