Category Archives: South-East Asian

The UK’s First Jian Bing by Mei Mei’s Street Cart

Half-Chinese, half-American London girl, Melissa, has never tasted a true jian bing before, nor even set foot in China. Yet incredibly, with the help of her elder sister and some handy how-to videos, she has authentically recreated this popular Beijing

The UK’s First Jian Bing by Mei Mei’s Street Cart

Half-Chinese, half-American London girl, Melissa, has never tasted a true jian bing before, nor even set foot in China. Yet incredibly, with the help of her elder sister and some handy how-to videos, she has authentically recreated this popular Beijing

Crazy for Crab in KL

Situated only a short drive from the coast, KL has access to an abundance of seafood and crab is a particular favourite. There are numerous restaurants dedicated to this tasty crustacean and diners flock in their hundreds to crack open

Crazy for Crab in KL

Situated only a short drive from the coast, KL has access to an abundance of seafood and crab is a particular favourite. There are numerous restaurants dedicated to this tasty crustacean and diners flock in their hundreds to crack open

4 Banana Leaf Restaurants that you should know in KL

Banana leaf dining is a tradition brought to Malaysia by the Southern Indians, and one now deeply rooted in Malaysian like. Much akin to The British Sunday Roast, it seems Malaysian’s venture out for a spot of laid-back, elbow deep

4 Banana Leaf Restaurants that you should know in KL

Banana leaf dining is a tradition brought to Malaysia by the Southern Indians, and one now deeply rooted in Malaysian like. Much akin to The British Sunday Roast, it seems Malaysian’s venture out for a spot of laid-back, elbow deep

Restaurant Reviews: Nyonya Dining at Sri Nyonya & Baba Low’s 486, KL

When the Chinese landed on Malaysia’s shores, they brought with them a pantry of spices, a cache of recipes and a deep knowledge of the culinary arts. The Chinese immigrants settled predominantly in Melacca, an important port at the time

Restaurant Reviews: Nyonya Dining at Sri Nyonya & Baba Low’s 486, KL

When the Chinese landed on Malaysia’s shores, they brought with them a pantry of spices, a cache of recipes and a deep knowledge of the culinary arts. The Chinese immigrants settled predominantly in Melacca, an important port at the time

Restaurant Review: Dancing Fish, KL

Dancing Fish in Bangsar Shopping Centre offers traditional Indo-Malay cuisine in a modern and refined setting. I dined here on a whim; I was actually heading to a different restaurant when I spotted its jungle-inspired walls and vibrant atmosphere, that

Restaurant Review: Dancing Fish, KL

Dancing Fish in Bangsar Shopping Centre offers traditional Indo-Malay cuisine in a modern and refined setting. I dined here on a whim; I was actually heading to a different restaurant when I spotted its jungle-inspired walls and vibrant atmosphere, that

Recipe: Chilli Cornflakes

starter for a dinner party, as they are so easy and fast to put together. Ingredients: 2-3tbsp Malaysian chilli sambal/chilli paste 5 shallots, finely diced 5 cloves garlic, finely chopped or minced sugar and salt, to taste handful or 2 of ikan

Recipe: Chilli Cornflakes

starter for a dinner party, as they are so easy and fast to put together. Ingredients: 2-3tbsp Malaysian chilli sambal/chilli paste 5 shallots, finely diced 5 cloves garlic, finely chopped or minced sugar and salt, to taste handful or 2 of ikan

Wine Dinner at Tao Chinese Cuisine at The Intercontinental Hotel

The Expat Group, Malaysia’s leading media company for expats, holds a monthly ‘wine dinner’, during which expats gather for an evening of fine dining and good company. This month, the dinner was held at The Intermarks’s Chinese restaurant; Tai Chinese

Wine Dinner at Tao Chinese Cuisine at The Intercontinental Hotel

The Expat Group, Malaysia’s leading media company for expats, holds a monthly ‘wine dinner’, during which expats gather for an evening of fine dining and good company. This month, the dinner was held at The Intermarks’s Chinese restaurant; Tai Chinese