Author Archives for Tamilyn Lim

Teochew Minced Meat Noodle Collage

Teochew Minced Meat Noodle – Amazing BCM In Upper Thomson That Isn’t Meng’s

October 27, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Teochew Minced Meat Noodle – Amazing BCM In Upper Thomson That Isn’t Meng’s

Bak Chor Mee literally means ‘minced meat noodles’ in the Teochew dialect. Essentially a bowl comprising springy noodles well coated with a mouth-watering tangy chilli sauce and vinegar mix, minced pork and pork lard, this timeless dish is well loved by almost all Singaporeans and it can be eaten at any time of the day. Despite the existence of different variations,...


Jing Ji Fishball Noodle Collage

Jing Ji Fishball Noodle – A Gem In Upper Thomson That Still Sells Noodles For S$3!

October 2, 2018 12:50 pm Published by Comments Off on Jing Ji Fishball Noodle – A Gem In Upper Thomson That Still Sells Noodles For S$3!

Over the past 20 odd years, Sembawang Hills Food Centre has seen its fair share of hawker vendors who have come and left. There really is no room for the mediocre given its small size, as occupying it, are a slew of veteran stallholders that present their craft exceptionally well. One such stall that has stood the test of time,...


11 Best Kway Chap

12 Best Kway Chap Stalls In Singapore For The Offal Fanatics

September 19, 2018 1:00 pm Published by Comments Off on 12 Best Kway Chap Stalls In Singapore For The Offal Fanatics

Kway chap is a simple yet classic dish that is loved by many Singaporeans as a breakfast or supper item. It consists of a steaming bundle of braised pig innards alongside a bowl of flat rice noodles topped with fried shallots in a savoury broth. Of course, there are other variations that feature the likes of duck meat, braised tofu,...


Da Dong Prawn Noodles Collage

Da Dong Prawn Noodle – Soul-Satisfying Prawn Noodles In Joo Chiat Road

August 31, 2018 2:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Da Dong Prawn Noodle – Soul-Satisfying Prawn Noodles In Joo Chiat Road

The classic prawn noodle is a popular hawker dish that may seem simple to put together but truly, it requires much more than just prawns, water and noodles. It is through a cook’s manipulation of skill, time and ingredients that give you that comforting, flavourful bowl of broth. Filled with yellow noodles, juicy prawns and bean sprouts that sit in...


Dog Shaped Ice Cream

These Lifelike Puppy-Shaped Cakes Are Too Cute To Cut Into

August 31, 2018 11:00 am Published by Comments Off on These Lifelike Puppy-Shaped Cakes Are Too Cute To Cut Into

These realistic-looking puppy-shaped ice cream desserts recently became all the rage after a video of a person cutting into the adorable pup went viral. The trend started in Taiwan, at a café called J.C. Co Art Kitchen that gained a popular following for their adorable puppy-shaped gelatos. If you are looking to jump onto this bandwagon, you would be glad...


Best Soups

10 Best Soups In Singapore To Warm Your Tummy This Monsoon Season

August 26, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on 10 Best Soups In Singapore To Warm Your Tummy This Monsoon Season

The weather here in Singapore is unpredictable, to say the least—one moment it’s bright and sunny out and before you’re able to grab your sunscreen, it begins to rain cats and dogs. In light of the wet, stormy weather that can sometimes occur unexpectedly, the best comfort food, by a mile, has got to be a bowl of hot soup....


Walaku

Walaku – Halal Hipster Eatery In Joo Chiat With Next-Level Nasi Lemak

August 23, 2018 8:52 am Published by Comments Off on Walaku – Halal Hipster Eatery In Joo Chiat With Next-Level Nasi Lemak

Located along Joo Chiat Road, Walaku is a halal hipster eatery that serves local dishes with a modern twist. It is a casual and chic eatery that is just perfect for winding down at over chill vibes and real-deal tasty food. Well known for their nasi lemak, Walaku serves a variety of nasi lemak with different ingredients added to it. Some of...


Mala Delights

8 Places To Challenge Your Friends To A Mala Duel

August 15, 2018 12:46 pm Published by Comments Off on 8 Places To Challenge Your Friends To A Mala Duel

Singaporeans love spicy food and it is evident from the fact that the mala trend is still going strong, with no signs of it fading out anytime soon. Call it sadism or just pure insanity but spice lovers just seem to love the pitting themselves up against some of the spiciest of foods. And no matter how torturous it may...


Nana Thai Food

Nana Original Thai Food – Food So Original It Feels Like You Are In Thailand

August 8, 2018 1:51 pm Published by Comments Off on Nana Original Thai Food – Food So Original It Feels Like You Are In Thailand

When it comes to Thai food, there are just so many varieties and styles to choose from, with dishes such as the classic tom yum that may be executed differently depending on which particular region you have it in. With 3 outlets scattered around the city, Nana Original Thai Food serves one of the best and most authentic Thai dishes...


Best Cai Fan In Singapore Collage

8 Best Cai Fan Deals In Singapore From As Low As S$2

August 7, 2018 1:49 pm Published by Comments Off on 8 Best Cai Fan Deals In Singapore From As Low As S$2

Cai Fan or Cai Png is a popular Chinese delight that is essentially rice with an assortment of ingredients. A typical plate of cai fan consists of a mixture of vegetable and meat that is served along with either rice or porridge. This simple yet satisfying delight can be found in basically any hawker centre in Singapore and it is a...