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The Stew House – Hearty Western & Asian-Style Stews In A Hawker Centre

April 30, 2018 12:49 pm Published by Comments Off on The Stew House – Hearty Western & Asian-Style Stews In A Hawker Centre

While stews such as a classic French beef bourguignon or even a chicken velouté are often associated with fancy restaurants, The Stew House over at Pasir Ris Central Hawker Centre aims to change that perception—one hearty bowl at a time. Dishing out both Western and Asian-style stews at affordable price points, having yourself a comforting bowl of stew at any...


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Prawnaholic – New-School Prawn Mee Featuring Kurobuta Pork In Pasir Ris

April 27, 2018 3:48 pm Published by Comments Off on Prawnaholic – New-School Prawn Mee Featuring Kurobuta Pork In Pasir Ris

As far as local noodle dishes go, our hearts and stomachs always find its way to the usual few whether it’s a humble bowl of fishball noodles, laksa or prawn noodles. Yet, now with a new generation of hawkers taking over our food scene, local dishes are given new and creative tweaks, introducing modern cooking techniques as well as different...


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Cui Xiang Yuan – Visit This Salted Egg Yolk Gem Before It Moves To Indonesia

April 25, 2018 1:40 pm Published by Comments Off on Cui Xiang Yuan – Visit This Salted Egg Yolk Gem Before It Moves To Indonesia

From popular zi char establishments to the most secluded coffeeshops around Singapore, there is no stopping us from sussing out the best spots for our beloved salted egg chicken rice. Sure, we’ve tried our fair share of the stuff and had some great ones as well as some pretty disappointing ones but the hunt continues. Stumbling upon a rather secluded...


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Yong Tai Seafood – Zi Char Supper Spot With The Best Salted Egg Yolk Pork Ribs

April 20, 2018 3:39 pm Published by Comments Off on Yong Tai Seafood – Zi Char Supper Spot With The Best Salted Egg Yolk Pork Ribs

Tucked away in D E Eating House along Sims Avenue, literally a few metres away from popular late-night dim sum eatery, 126 Dim Sum Wen Dao Shi, lies Yong Tai Seafood. Serving up a surprisingly wide variety of dishes from humble rice and noodle one-dish-wonders to other seafood and meat dishes, what you can expect from this shabby looking corner...


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This Muslim-Owned Korean Fried Chicken Stall In Tampines Is Clucking Good

April 5, 2018 1:21 pm Published by Comments Off on This Muslim-Owned Korean Fried Chicken Stall In Tampines Is Clucking Good

Fried chicken, or more specifically Korean-style fried chicken, is one of those things that can get us excited in a heartbeat. The thought of that golden, crispy skin crackling under the weight of our teeth, all that delicious chicken juices spilling out all over our tongues and better yet, having it dipped in a variety of punchy sauces for an...


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Ghim Moh Fried Carrot Cake — One Of The Best Carrot Cakes You Can Get Your Hands On

March 16, 2018 2:31 pm Published by Comments Off on Ghim Moh Fried Carrot Cake — One Of The Best Carrot Cakes You Can Get Your Hands On

During our food quest at Ghim Moh Food Centre, we chanced upon the highly-raved Ghim Moh Fried Carrot Cake. Search online for the best few carrot cakes in Singapore and ‘Ghim Moh Carrot Cake’ will surely appear. Many make a trip down specifically for this mouth-watering plate of goodness. Enticed by the aroma of freshly-fried carrot cake, we hopped on the...


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7 Heartland Barbershops Where You Can Go Dapper For Cheap!

March 12, 2018 12:11 pm Published by Comments Off on 7 Heartland Barbershops Where You Can Go Dapper For Cheap!

Photo Credit: www.gentsoflondon.com Aesthetics are everything these days, with many guys willing to go the extra mile to surpass their counterparts. Well, the good news is, you don’t necessarily have to spend lavishly to look suave and sophisticated anymore. Many gentleman barbershops have opened shop around heartland areas, making it convenient and affordable to get a stylish haircut or even...


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Ladyboy Moo-Ka-Cheese – Mookata With Incredible Truffle and Rainbow Cheese Dips

February 22, 2018 2:52 pm Published by Comments Off on Ladyboy Moo-Ka-Cheese – Mookata With Incredible Truffle and Rainbow Cheese Dips

A fairly new addition to Geylang’s cluster of eateries is Ladyboy Moo-Ka-Cheese—a Thai mookata-forward restaurant that is quite possibly the first of its kind to boast a stunning array of tantalising, innovative cheese dips along with the traditional Thai-style barbecue. Their buffet menu features a whole host of options from salmon, scallops to even jumbo prawns. More premium items to...


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6 Ma La Places That Open After Midnight To Satisfy Your Cravings

February 6, 2018 1:37 pm Published by Comments Off on 6 Ma La Places That Open After Midnight To Satisfy Your Cravings

Many food trends come and go in fickle Singapore but ma la may well be an exception. This Sichuan-inspired dish may not be a Singaporean invention but we can all agree that it is perhaps one of the top dishes that has taken over our nation by storm. This one-dish-wonder has experienced much hype over the past few years and...


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Blue Wine Is A Thing And It Has Reached Our Shores

February 6, 2018 12:01 pm Published by Comments Off on Blue Wine Is A Thing And It Has Reached Our Shores

There is the crisp white, the robust red and even the pink-hued, fruitier rosé, but make way for a new entrant because now we have blue wine. That’s right, blue wine is a thing now and it has officially hit our shores. Gïk’s blue wine has already shaken up Spain’s traditional wine industry and is set on venturing to other parts...