Nam Chai Restaurant Bak Kut Teh: Seafood Bak Kut Teh. Where’s the Bak Kut?
Seafood Bak Kut Teh (Rabbit Fish featured) How can you call a Bak Kut Teh (Pork Bone Tea) a Bak Kut Teh if there is no Bak Kut(Pork Bone)? At least, if there is no Teh, it is still quite acceptable, but no Bak Kut? Might as well order your Ice Kachang Mai Pang Sng […]
Trip Report by Rey Chen. Team ieat Makan Mission III Prior to setting off for Sandakan, information from various resources led me to think that my understanding of the area was sufficient. This, however, was not the case once I explored the relatively unknown Malaysian city for myself. A Goducate-ieatishootipost New School Project When Goducate […]
The ieatishootipost School Building Fund needs your help!
This year, our aim is to raise $100K for our Sandakan School Building Project and so far we have just crossed the $70K mark, so we have a bit more work to do! Fortunately, our sponsors MHCAsia have been very generous in their support and in the lead up to their Annual Dinner next week, […]
Ieat’s 3rd Makan Mission to Sandakan: Registration now opened
My recent interview with Desmond Wong on ieat’s Mission to build Schools in Sandakan. This year we have raised around $65K through the sale of books and makan sessions for our Sandakan school building project and so we are planning trip up in July to see how the new schools are progressing. The kids in […]
Report by Joao, pictures by iJeff and Cactuskit You may recall that over the course of several makan sessions in 2010, the ieatishootipost community managed to raise $22k to buy a vehicle for the children in Sandakan. You may also recall reading that the sales of “The End of Char Kway Teow” books netted $21,966 […]
Sopporo Snacks House: Sandakan the Seafood Paradise! And so Cheap!
Sapporo Snacks House does not serve Japanese food, it does not even serve snacks, but boy is their seafood good! The reason it is called Sapporo Snacks House is because the current owners bought over this shop from the previous owner who was selling Japanese Ice Cream and never bothered to change it. But heck, […]
Trip Report by Holydrummer Dedicated to the brave volunteers, teachers & children in Sandakan. Our team presenting our cheque to Goducate To my wonderful companions on the journeyLeslie, Lisa, Wee Kiat, Shirley, Ryan, Jimmy, Irene, Nicholas, Huiwen, Estee, Sheylara, Kay, Amylia, Veronica, Pastor Victor & Dr. Paul Choo. The greater community of ieatishootipost had toiled […]
First Ieat Overseas Volunteer cum Makan Trip!: Sandakan here we come!
Thanks to the generous donations from our ieat community and the $ for $ matching from MHCAsia, we have managed to raise $22,125 for the ieat van project in Sandakan! So we are planning our very first Volunteer cum overseas Makan trip! The four day trip will be from Friday 17 Sep to Monday 20 […]
Restoran 2020: Sandakan the Undiscovered Seafood Paradise: Update on our Community Project
Stir Fried Grouper with Brands Essence of Chicken Sandakan really is a food tourist’s paradise. The seafood is abundant and fresh and the people here really know how to cook it into a tasty dish that hits the spot. When you eat the food there, you can’t help but feel that the food is an […]
Fish paste in Pig Skin Roll Our eating adventure on the seafood paradise of Sandakan got off to a great start when our guide, Johnny, brought us to Sim Sim for breakfast. Sim Sim is a settlement which consist of housing that has been built over the sea. The reason for doing this is because […]