Witbier Cafe was among the first to headline that area, and among the owners of this establishment is a beer importer with a passion for good food.
Monday, June 30, 2014
Sunday, June 29, 2014
But it has not been spared the current trend of having old shophouses remodeled into cooler hipster cafes as well. Like it or not, hipster cafes are making their way into more heartland areas.
Saturday, June 28, 2014
Soi 19 Thai Wanton Mee is located in a remote corner of Ang Mo Kio, and has no actual relation to the Soi 19 eatery in Thailand. Nevertheless, the dish they serve up here does bear more than a passing resemblance to the one in Pratunum.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Ply Baked Goods is one such place. In fact, it started out as a bakery, and has only recently converted some of its shop space into a little cafe area.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
These days, the wife is still running the stall and frying the noodles, with her son helping out and learning the ropes at the same time.
Sunday, June 22, 2014
Since then, little has changed. The cinema and A&W may have closed and the emporium is gone, but most of the structures are still the same.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
The festival is a week long affair, from 11 July 2014 to 20 July. It will not only be featured at various locations throughout the island, but there will also be a mobile food truck going to various places during this period.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
It was a surprise when I visited Bistro Du Vin, which is under the Les Amis group, to find that this has become my favorite place for simple, classic French cuisine in Singapore.
Sunday, June 15, 2014
For years, we have been brought up on KFC, and many families still patronize the numerous KFC outlets here. But for decades, there has been another name that has been synonymous with deep fried chicken in Singapore, and that name is Carona.
Friday, June 13, 2014
For Yvette Chua, a chef and baker trained in CIA (that's Culinary Institute of America, not the spy agency), she has turned Lewis Carroll's famous classic into a delightful cafe of whimsical proportions.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
There were many of us, more than any other congregation that day. Some knew Sherman intimately, some not as much. Whichever the case, everyone was there to give him a rousing welcome, back to civilian life.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Shrove Tuesday is just one of these new places that has sprouted on the fringe of Toa Payoh, where it is away from the central hub and nestled nicely among the heartlanders living there.
Sunday, June 8, 2014
Sawadee Thai Cuisine, which was formerly located in Sembawang and now situated near Bugis Junction, is one such Thai eatery that tries to find a balance between quality and pricing.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Chef Jason Lim shows how to make this simple and delicious dish from scratch, using ingredients that can be easily found at home.
Watch as the threesome goes through each step of the pizza making process, and having a bit of good natured fun along the way.
Filmed on location at The Eureka Cooking Lab.
Shot and edited entirely on the iPhone 5S.
No yeast was injured during the filming of this video.
Mostly in English with a little bit of Mandarin thrown in the mix.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
But I am man enough to admit that I was wrong not to give it a try. And I have Kumes to thank for that. He messaged me that I should at least give it a fair shake before making a judgement.
Sunday, June 1, 2014
A bowl of broth, with noodles, pork slices, egg and some vegetable garnish may not sound complex, but to the Japanese, there is an absolute science to making the perfect bowl of ramen.