With smart and Mr.YaKwang OK I admit it, I am a turtle virgin, so when smart suggested we go for Turtle Soup, I felt an emotional mix of excitement and trepidation at the same time. Turtle soup is not for everyone and there’s a lot urban legend surrounding this esoteric dish. Many believe that this […]
Here’s the link to the video on youtube You can also read the online article at xin.sg When the reporter from Channel U asked me to pick a place where we can stage the interview, Ya Kwang immediately came to mind. I chose Ya Kwang because Jason decided to introduce Cze Char dishes right after […]
With smart, Mr.YaKwang and SporeGirl Har Kao $3.20, Steam Prawns $4, Fried Oysters $6, Char Siew Bao $3.20 I just love Dim Sum, Tapas and Degustations. The idea is that you get to titillate your tastebuds as much and as long as possible before it becomes uncomfortable to your stomach. Yes, it is part and […]
With smart, PK and PowerAunty Tom Yum Soup $10 I think its best that I make clear my position on vegetarianism before I plunge headlong into my philosophical dissertation on this subject. I believe that vegetarianism is a healthy lifestyle choice and that eating more veggies and less (or no) meat is beneficial in combating […]
Ya Kwang Dai Pai Dong: A different Cze Char Experience
With smart, liverpool, iwatch_ueat,bashful hunter, bashfully hunted, fashionfoodie, pk Hong Shao Fish Head $18 (half) $30(whole) Ever since smart discovered Ya Kwang, he has been eating here almost every week with his family or his group of cronies. He’s commented on them so many times that I felt it was time to blog it again […]
700g Live Maine Lobster Noodle $60 This is a Dream come true! I finally managed to persuade a Cze Char Hawker to do a Lobster Noodle for me. And it is not just any Lobster, it’s a Maine Lobster as well. And the best thing is that this large plate of Lobster only costs $60! […]
Ya Kwang Kway Chap: Heavenly Kong Bak, $10 Crab Bee Hoon, Yuppie Kway Chap and Peking Rectums!
This Stall is Closed Just in case you are wondering what this stall actually sells, the answer is…..anything that the owner Jason is passionate about. Well, the mainstay of the stall is the Kway Chap which was recommended by one of our readers, Iris. She described this as a Yuppie Kway Chap that would appeal […]
For all the noodle lovers out there. This one’s for you! This is one of the five wanton noodle stores which was featured in a Straits Times article together with Foong Kee, Fei Fei and Sin Hoe Hin and one more which I can’t remember. I had initially omitted it in my last wanton mee […]
Lion City Frog Porridge: If Frog tastes like Chicken Why Pay More?
Kung Bao Frog: $8 per frog Many people say that frogs taste like chicken. If that is so, why pay $8 for a frog when with the same amount of money you can actually buy quite a substantial amount of chicken meat? The Kung Pao sauce in this dish is really very delicious, but I […]
Geylang Lor 9 Beef Kway Teow: Still hits the spot!
With iwatch_ueat and carnineviand $5 – smallest portion you can get This Hor Fun has a special place in my heart. I first laid tongue (and eyes) on it over 10 years ago when I was still a Medical Officer working in the General Surgery unit at Changi General Hospital. I remember it was one […]
Qiu Ji Hokkien Mee: Rustic Red Light District Hokkien Mee
With iwatch_ueat and carnineviand Yet another Hokkien Mee to add to the list! I have been eating here for many years but this is the first time after their renovation. I was surprised to find that the stall has started offering other stuff like fried oyster omelette as well. The Hokkien Mee here is the […]
Sin Huat Seafood Restaurant: Inside the Mind of a Food Nazi
With Amagada Crab Bee Hoon $63 One big crab I finally plucked up the courage to visit Sin Huat Seafood Restaurant! It was an appointment with inevitability. How can any self-professed foodie not visit this infamous restaurant at least once in his lifetime? For those of you who don’t know of its infamy, let me […]