Time flies! Nov 8, 2006 was when I first published my story about Joo Chiat Prawn Mee while they were still at 15 Crane Road. At the time I had just picked up a 2nd hand Canon 500D and was starting to develop my own style of street food photography. There were only a handful of food blogs then and no Instagram or Facebook and the only way of finding out where the best prawn mee are was to look at forums or ask your friends!
I must admit that I am not a big fan of Mee Goreng. I have never been one as a kid and I have yet to find one that had made me change my mind. Ok, let me qualify that. I am talking about the Indian style Mee Goreng. There was a period of time […]
Abdhus Salam Rojak: The Indian Rojak Centre of Singapore!
The more senior readers amongst us will no doubt remember the Indian Rojak stalls that used to line Waterloo Street. I don’t think my dad ever brought me there to eat Indian Rojak, but I am sure that it must have been quite something for people to still talk about it so fondly! Another defunct […]
A Rashid Khan Indian Food: Old School Mee Siam and Sup Kambing!
Indian Mee Siam I get really excited every time I manage to find a good Indian Mee Siam. It’s one of those dishes that are getting really hard to come by nowadays. I guess if you belong to a certain age group, you will probably remember two places in Singapore where this dish was famous. […]
I am undergoing an Indian Rojak Renaissance of sorts. Frankly I have not been eating that much Indian Rojak, but of late I have again rediscovered just how good Indian Rojak can be. I think the problem is that most places serve mediocre stuff because not many people bother to make their own anymore. So […]