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6 Halal-Friendly Lanzhou Beef Noodles Eateries To Bring Your Muslim Friends To

January 21, 2020 5:53 pm Published by Comments Off on 6 Halal-Friendly Lanzhou Beef Noodles Eateries To Bring Your Muslim Friends To

When we think of halal food, it is unlikely for la mian (pulled noodles) to appear on our list. Typically found in Chinese cuisine, there is, however, an iteration of these noodles, Lanzhou noodles (or Lanzhou la mian), that is made for and by the Muslim population. Lanzhou here refers to a city in China’s Gansu province, which has a...


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Muslim Delights – A Humble Family Legacy That Transformed into a Bib Gourmand Awardee

January 9, 2020 2:37 pm Published by Comments Off on Muslim Delights – A Humble Family Legacy That Transformed into a Bib Gourmand Awardee

Everyone loves a good success story. Rags to riches narratives featuring humble beginnings with a side helping of struggles and growth are akin to Friday night soaps, except they give us hope that perhaps one day, we too can be the protagonists of a tale others would tell. Muslim Delights is one such story. Before the brand’s success as a...


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9 Healthy Spinach Soup Places For The Health-Conscious Singaporean To Iron Out Their Diet At

December 20, 2019 11:59 am Published by Comments Off on 9 Healthy Spinach Soup Places For The Health-Conscious Singaporean To Iron Out Their Diet At

“Superfood” is a buzzword that has been recurring among the increasingly health-conscious local population these days, and is a label that seems almost casually thrown onto everything from berries to broccoli. While there is no one true superfood, we should still incorporate some of these candidates into our diet. This includes the humble, but still very much super, spinach. More...


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Green on Earth Vegetarian Café – A (Very) Spicy Twist on the Typical Vegetarian Fare

November 22, 2019 1:13 pm Published by Comments Off on Green on Earth Vegetarian Café – A (Very) Spicy Twist on the Typical Vegetarian Fare

Sometimes being vegetarian can mean giving up some of your favourite dishes. Especially with everyone’s love for mala these days, it is easy to feel left out when you are stuck with a bowl of lacklustre greens while your friends are swarming around with their bowls of meat piled high. But what if we told you vegetarian mala exists? And...


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Hjh Maimunah – An Enduring Nasi Padang Legacy That Has Withstood The Test Of Time

November 13, 2019 10:49 am Published by Comments Off on Hjh Maimunah – An Enduring Nasi Padang Legacy That Has Withstood The Test Of Time

When we think of nasi padang, few associate it with the Michelin guide. Instead, we are more likely to think of the local mom-and-pop stalls in our neighbourhoods. However, Bib Gourmand awardee, Hjh Maimunah, straddles this divide by providing quality nasi padang at affordable prices.