Slow Food. Singapore.

Judging from the name, “Slow Food” promotes food culture and dining experiences that go against fast food. I was wrong. I came across Slow Food International – a global, grassroots organization who are linking good food with a commitment to their community and the environment through a TV program. The documentary discussed the ideas behind slow city, slow ride,…

Beef Kway Teow – Soup or Dry. Singapore.

Flavorful, clear beef soup carefully prepared with family’s secret recipe, cooked for days…choose between beef tenderloins, beef balls, beef intestines and beef stomach to go with your choice of noodles, yellow noodle, rice noodle or flat rice noodle aka Kway Teow. Dry version is also made available, with thick gravy on top of the noodle,…

Roast Chicken Casserole. Singapore.

Various meanings of ‘casserole’ found online which include ‘a case’, ‘a dish’, ‘a stew’, ‘way of cooking’ etc. Regardless what it means, it’s one of my favourite western dishes. The gravy dipped roast chicken accompanied by fresh vegetables is probably god-sent! @ Three Little Pigs, Ngee Ann City.

Heritage Buildings. Singapore

Singapore is very good at preserving heritage buildings amidst the advancement of the city. There are many places in the city where one can see heritage buildings being maintained at a perfect shape, be it a hotel, bar or cafe. Among the modern skyscraper, these heritage buildings stand out. The juxtaposition of the new building in the…

Singapore Skyscraper.

Singapore, a relatively small city where I am currently residing has amazing  skyscrapers. Tall buildings with lights by the water are especially handsome during a clear night like this. While the buildings light up the clear blue sky, its reflection on the Singapore River is beautiful. Next time, when you visit Singapore, remember to take…

Singapore. Hainanese Chicken Rice. 海南鸡饭。

Travel is a journey. The journey to local cultures, experiences and food! Every place tends to have a self-claimed delicacy when it comes to food culture. And today, I wanted to check out the world famous Hainanese Chicken Rice, which had its legends started in Singapore so that I can mark one of the many…