Saturday Spanish Alcohol and Food Buffet at Sentidos

I’ve always walked past Sentidos at the Starhill gallery but never had the chance to visit the place. Now, with their current “Live the Life” promotion going on, i.e. Viva la Vida, I could hardly resist the opportunity to check out its Spanish Tapas. Viva La Vida occurs every Saturday night (8-10pm) and it’s a […]

Marques de Murrieta Winery @ La Bodega

La Bodega recently hosted a wine appreciation night, with the Marqus de Murrieta Vineyard wines, one of the oldest bodegas in La Rioja Wine Region, established in 1852. So, Marqués de Murrieta concentrates on making Reserva and Gran Reserva, each spending multiple years in large oak barrels. And one of its famous wines, the Castillo de […]

Intoxicating Cava Bubbles, at La Bodega Bangsar

In an atmosphere that hints at the sumptuous, I remember back in the day, when La Bodega Lounge first opened, and we were ourselves a fixture on their plush sofas, playing scrabble and jenga at all odd hours of the weekend and stuffing our faces on tapas. Ah, yes those were the good old days. […]

Wines of St Hugo, at Cava Bangsar

The 2010 vintage for St Hugo, one of Australia’s iconic wines, has finally reached Malaysian shores and we were invited by Pernod Ricard Malaysia to try out their selection of fine wines, paired with some delectable Spanish cuisine, prepared by Cava. Being a huge fan of Cava, I knew we were in for a treat. […]

Cava – relaunch of Spanish Tapas

I really love it every time Cava conducts a dinner, with the relaunching of their new menu. It means, more great food and great wines! This time round, Chef Maria Elena from Barcelona was in town for 3 months, to revamp the tapas menu. It’s now a Spanish inspired tapas menu that will be featured […]

Flamenco

Where have all the dancers gone.. ? The dark, murky atmosphere, illuminated only by incandescently lit modern art, seemed ripe for evening drinks and dinner, but a quick glance around Flamenco and it looked to us like we were seated at the only occupied table in this Spanish restaurant.  Located at Plaza Damansara in Damasara […]

Cava & Milawa – Wine and Dine

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The estate of Sette Ponti lies in the heart of the Chianti zone, fifteen miles northwest of the city of Arezzo just past the village of San Giustino Valdarno. The Via del Monte, known locally as the Via dei Sette Ponti, leads into a beautiful hidden valley and to the estate. The name Sette Ponti, […]

Cava .. go over and get Tapas-faced

Have you heard of the Cava Tapas Promotion? Where for the price of just RM75, one can get 8 types of Tapas, flaunt one’s new nose job (lil fat monkey) , cam-whore a new shade of blonde.. and finally, have one’s cake and eat it! (OK, ok..  the cake was on the house, the “nose […]

Bubu

The term Bubu can mean one of three things: 1. A Fish Trap, mainly employed for hunting fish by the indigenous people of Malaysia. 2. Name for an Island resort on Perhentian Island Malaysia, the Bubu Long Beach Resort. 3. Name of a Restaurant in KL, owned by the same people who opened the Bubu […]

10 ways of the Pata Negra

Just before the Christmas hols last year , I had the pleasure of visiting my sister who lives in Singapore. One of her all time favourite places to dine at is Absinthe on Jalan Pasoh, Singapore. Prior to that, Hairyberry had taken me there for the first time and the food was magnificent.  I have […]

Nose to Tail Pigging out.

After the first year anniversary party at Delectable Su’s we, i.e. A lil Fat Monkey, CT, Keith(Velvetescape) and Ciki headed down to the famous ‘strip’ in Kuala Lumpur for food and night life, Changkat Bukit Bintang. The party scene on Bukit Bintang is a colourful and glamourous affair. Changkat Bukit Bintang, KL is a well-known […]