Traders Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar

Traders Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Shwe Dagon Pagoda at Sunset Traders Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar In the newly developing commercial capital of Myanmar, Yangon, there are limited hotels from which to choose. A couple of restored colonial buildings made into high-end accommodation will leave your credit cards maxed, while budget to middle range options might leave ...

KY eats – Bubblier Sparkalite buffet at Serena Brasserie, Intercontinental KL

KY eats – Bubblier Sparkalite buffet at Serena Brasserie, Intercontinental KL
By KY Over the years, from business traveling, meeting with friends, and invited reviews, I’ve seen quite a few buffet spreads. Hence, for the most parts, buffet offerings don’t excite me very much. Then again, the Bubblier Sparkalite 4Cs Sunday Brunch at Intercontinental KL’s Serena Brasserie isn’t just any buffet spread. Serena Brasserie, at ground ...

Living Room, New Bakery and Breakfast Items, Macalister Mansion, Georgetown, Penang

Living Room, New Bakery and Breakfast Items, Macalister Mansion, Georgetown, Penang
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Living Room, Macalister Mansion Living Room, Macalister Mansion, Penang Our choice hotel for a beautiful stay in Penang is, without doubt, Macalister Mansion. Besides the eight gorgeous designer rooms there are also four distinctly different food and beverage outlets! That’s one restaurant for every two rooms! It’s a stylish foodie’s ...

Uncle Jang Korean Restaurant, Solaris Mont Kiara

Uncle Jang Korean Restaurant, Solaris Mont Kiara
By noreply@blogger.com (Spicy Sharon) Contradictory to my blog’s namesake, I am not a challenger when it comes to spicy food. As for the Dakgalbi, which I later realised – is an extremely clever combination of what we, Malaysians love. You have to read on! Indomee – Our all time favourite. Spicy Sauce – Chilli goes ...

MOVEMBER cupcakes!@Kuantan

MOVEMBER cupcakes!@Kuantan
By foodventura Movember cupcakes! Made to promote awareness for prostate cancer and other male related cancers. Many came to take photos to share the awareness! Colleagues do not lose out posing for awareness as well! GO Movember! People! foodventurasFiled under: cake, local Food Blog by: Food Venturas Related posts: It’s Movember people! MOVEMBER day at ...

De’ Amour Cafe, Kota Damansara (Sunway Giza)

De' Amour Cafe, Kota Damansara (Sunway Giza)
By noreply@blogger.com (Spicy Sharon) My preference on social outings usually lean towards the weekends. So, when I received an invitation to try out one of the newest Western café in Kota Damansara, on a Wednesday night that is – my heart skipped a beat and hesitation crept in. But, when I was told that I ...

Interview with Chef Toni Valero, Formerly of the Fourth Best Restaurant in the World!

Interview with Chef Toni Valero, Formerly of the Fourth Best Restaurant in the World!
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Executive Head Chef, Toni Valero – Ohla Tapas and Cocktails Chef Toni Valero of Ohla Tapas and Cocktails chats with The Yum List about life, work and Spanish cuisine. What do you do and how did you get into the industry? Maybe I just wanted to cook with the same ...

International Year of Quinoa + Restaurants With Quinoa on the Menu + Grocery Stores that Sell Quinoa in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

International Year of Quinoa + Restaurants With Quinoa on the Menu + Grocery Stores that Sell Quinoa in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Quinoa Salad – The Daily Habit The International Year of Quinoa Words by Caning Jaramillo Photos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall) Growing up in South America I was lucky to travel to and discover many magical places on the continent. From the pristine waters of Los Roques, Venezuela, to ...

KY eats – A&Z Western Food, Restaurant Pom Pom at PJ SS3 1

KY eats – A&Z Western Food, Restaurant Pom Pom at PJ SS3
By KY Hidden within SS3 there exist a couple rows of shop houses that is away from the busier part of of the housing area, and at the corner of row of shop there is a kopitiam with a pretty funky name of Restaurant Pom Pom (also a name of an island at Sabah). Within ...

IKEA brunch!

IKEA brunch!
By foodventura Ikea’s ground coffee is one of the most affordable, with acceptable taste and it is time to stock up! I am probably one of the wierder ones who goes to IKEA to shop for food rather than furnitures. Before the jalan jalan begins, tummy filling task first! The turkey shank portion was quite ...

Penang Char Koay Teow @ Top Kitchen, Taman Bukit Maluri

By vkeong I am not sure what happened but the nice Penang Char Koay Teow stall at Kepong Baru had a change of hands. Sad to say, the quality is quite terrible now. But I guess every cloud has a silver lining, because I just discovered another Penang CKT that is not only great and ...

Le Planteur Restaurant and Lounge, Yangon, Myanmar

Le Planteur Restaurant and Lounge, Yangon, Myanmar
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Le Planteur Le Planteur Restaurant and Lounge, Yangon, Mynamar An entire hectare of landscaped gardens is the setting for one of the best-reputed restaurants in Yangon, Le Planteur. A red brick manor houses the fine dining restaurant. Rich wooden floors and furniture are brightened with pale walls and French windows. ...

MOVEMBER day at the office!@with Nadeje cream crepe cake

MOVEMBER day at the office!@with Nadeje cream crepe cake
By foodventura We had a whole day long meeting to brainstorm and discussion and our sponsor was really courteous to rejuvenate our brain cells with some creamy sweetness! Sliced big block layers of Nadeje cream crepe cakes on a rainy evening. Finally Nadeje is spreading its wings from Malacca to the hustle and bustle Klang ...

Wondermama, Bangsar Village I

Wondermama, Bangsar Village I
By noreply@blogger.com (Spicy Sharon) Seated on a wobbly plastic chair, at a dim corner of a restaurant, with just a stream of light that shone brightly from the back – oddly, I felt at ease. I leaned back, crossed my legs, relaxed and peeped through the gaps between the potted plants that was hung high, ...

L’Opera, Italian Restaurant and Bar, Yangon, Myanmar

L’Opera, Italian Restaurant and Bar, Yangon, Myanmar
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) L’Opera House Wine L’Opera, Italian Restaurant and Bar, Yangon, Myanmar Enchanting and Romantic, Bliss on the Lake The ambassador (from country of withheld name) speaks with much enthusiasm (and almost a dribble) as he lists his favourite places to eat in Yangon. L’Opera is first off his lips and with ...

The Strand, Afternoon Tea and Happy Hours, Yangon, Myanmar

The Strand, Afternoon Tea and Happy Hours, Yangon, Myanmar
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) The Strand Cafe The Strand, Afternoon Tea, Yangon, Myanmar Ask any traveler who has visited Yangon to tell their “must visits” in the city and The Strand hotel is often one of the first few names to their lips. Lucky to have some expat buddies in local residence to assist ...

KY eats – Cheap Korean & Vietnamese dishes at Ampang Park

KY eats – Cheap Korean & Vietnamese dishes at Ampang Park
By KY Ampang Park is said to be the oldest shopping mall of such set up in the country. First opened its door in 1973, this place has been in existence since our current Prime Minister’s father was in office as the Prime Minster. Recently, my office moved to Intermark, which is located just right ...

The Smile Of Korea MISO & Taste Enclave, Avenue K 1

The Smile Of Korea MISO & Taste Enclave, Avenue K
By noreply@blogger.com (Spicy Sharon) I have to tell you about this Fan-Tentacles feast I had in MISO. The Smile of Korea M.I.S.O If you frequent the vicinity of KLCC often enough, you would know that Avenue K recently went through a major revamp and has now been refurbished into one of the Chicest hub to ...

Awesome korea food@Hyang To Gol Korean restaurant, Amara Hotel Singapore

Awesome korea food@Hyang To Gol Korean restaurant, Amara Hotel Singapore
By foodventura After several disappointing korean meals in Singapore and having exposed to some really good ones at Klang Valley, I was a little worried over getting disappointed again but my friend assures me and says that there are many who rave about how good the korean food is at HTG. The price ain’t cheap, ...

Fried pork jappie style@Tonkatsu by Ma Maison, 1 Utama

Fried pork jappie style@Tonkatsu by Ma Maison, 1 Utama
By foodventura From my previous disappointing experience at the tonkatsu restaurant in Pavillion, and having previously exposed to the top tonkatsu place in Kyoto, I must admit that I was skeptical over the quality of the tonkatsu served here. And I really dislike paying a bomb for overrated food. Passing by the restaurant, I saw ...

Interview with Dexter Song, Owner of Burps and Giggles, Ipoh, Malaysia

Interview with Dexter Song, Owner of Burps and Giggles, Ipoh, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Dexter Song Dexter Song talks with The Yum List about his recent move into the Food and Beverage industry and the latest happenings in Ipoh… What do you do and how did you got into the industry? Having worked within the financial and logistic industry in Australia, I decided to ...

Fishy fishy dinner@Sushi Tei, Tropicana City Mall

Fishy fishy dinner@Sushi Tei, Tropicana City Mall
By foodventura Another bday dinner prior Escape Plan movie! Smoked salmon meshed with mayo maki. The chef was rather skillful as the rice layer was actually quite thin but yet evenly distributed. Yums! RM6++. Being a big ass fan of fried chicken, how could I miss out a plate of jap style tori karaage? Quite ...

The KEE Resort & Spa @ Patong, Phuket

By vkeong Located directly adjacent to the rowdy and happening Bangla Road, The KEE Resort & Spa is a trendy hotel at Patong that offers a clean and modern experience to couple and family travellers alike. The hotel’s design is influenced by a Sino-Portugese architecture which is unique in Thailand but familiar to us, as ...

Enak KL, Starhill, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Enak KL, Starhill, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Enak KL Enak, Elegant Malay Dining, Starhill Gallery Photos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)Words by Kirsten Durward‘A taste of Enak KL is a lasting impression of great Malay cuisine.’ Deep in the basement of Starhill Gallery, lies one of KL’s most exciting food secrets. If you’ve never been to ...

The Spa, Hilton Kuala Lumpur Hotel, Malaysia

The Spa, Hilton Kuala Lumpur Hotel, Malaysia
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Consultation Room The Spa at Hilton Kuala Lumpur Hotel Words by Caning JaramilloPhotos by The Yum List (Monica Tindall)As a part of our modern life, deadlines at work and at home seem to be a common denominator for many living in the city. Stress starts taking possession of our bodies ...

Pasarbella, turf city singapore

Pasarbella, turf city singapore
By foodventura This gotta be one of the most awesome new find in singapore. Pasarbella.com is a huge independent grocer/gourmet stalls housed at the old turf city of singapore. Every stalls has a unique identity to it. For those of you who have been to ben’s independent grocer in publika, pasarbella is 3 times bigger ...

Fish Head Curry @ Restoran Kari Kepala Ikan (Jalan Pudu), KL

By vkeong We came here because a friend was waxing lyrical about a fish head curry nearby to Sek Yuen. The restaurant’s name “Kari Kepala Ikan (Jalan Pudu)” is simple, but the tagline says it all – Fish Head Curry is indeed a favourite food of Malaysians. The curry here is prepared the Chinese-style, which ...

Traders Cafe, Sunday Brunch, Yangon, Mynamar

Traders Cafe, Sunday Brunch, Yangon, Mynamar
By noreply@blogger.com (The Yum List) Bubbly Traders Café, Sunday Brunch, YangonSo we’d read the Trip Advisor reviews and sought advice from expats living in Yangon and, all leads steered us to the Sunday Brunch at Traders Café for a fun weekend dining and wining experience. International DishesAsian Inspired DishesAbuzz with expatriates, the restaurant was full ...

KY eats – Negeri Sembilan delights at Restoran Salero Negori, Dato’ Keramat

KY eats – Negeri Sembilan delights at Restoran Salero Negori, Dato’ Keramat
By KY At workplace, I am a bit of a freelancer when it comes to lunches. Most people have a group of colleagues or friends they always lunch with, but I sort of wander around a little bit, hanging out with different groups of colleagues and friends. Partly to socialize with more, and mainly to ...

Double portion blessings of cake@Foodventuras’s birthday in 2023

Double portion blessings of cake@Foodventuras’s birthday in 2023
By foodventura As this year marks a new chapter of living for me. Another decade of new experiences which lie ahead. The cakes I got were special as well. My hometown gfs combined slices of Komugi’s strawberry cheesecake with gorgeous rainbow themed candles that spelt ‘Happu Birthday’. I gotta say..I was really touched as it ...