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Cilantro

Truffle butter. It’s not some snooty food obsession to turn up your nose at. It is a cult initiation that only the privileged are handed the password to. It is an illicit love affair with no way out. It is a taste like no other. One sniff. One slather. You are totally hooked. Close your […]

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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 […]

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Vuvuzela

5 Favourite 2010 World Cup goals !

Happy #followfriday readers! Today’s Blogger in the Spotlight (BITS) is Clare on the World Cup. Clare lives in South Africa and of course she has been getting the best seats to the games so far because, she is IN the stadium! Check out her live shots. Sound the vuvuzela! Don’t forget your earplugs! A beautiful […]

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Oh, for the Love of Bellini ..!

So there you are at Harry’s bar in Venice.. hanging out with Ernest Hemingway, Sinclair Lewis, and Orson Welles, and you want to try and fit in with that crowd.. —here’s your ticket. Order a cool drink and slink right in.. Champagne & Peach Puree. You have arrived. Ah, the *Bellini. Not quiet Harry’s in […]

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The Ramen Girl

Once there was a girl and she decided to learn how to cook ramen. She fell in love with a boy, got married and they both opened a Ramen shop. Serdang or Seri Kembangan has to be one of our favourite places for Chinese Hawker food, especially Pan Mee. Though not the easiest of places […]

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Top 5 Paris on a Budget Restaurants

All of us love Paris.. who does not love one of the most romantic places on earth? Unfortunately, the most romantic place on earth can take its toll on your pockets especially if you live, work and earn in Asia but want to travel and enjoy the sights and sounds of enchanting Paris. Well, talking […]

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Datp Kenneth

Feeling hot, hot hot.. Hot-can!

When Cumi & Ciki first read the email we were wondering what on earth is a Hot-can. Apparently this Can of drink heats up all on its own before you drink it. A heating mechanism that is self-contained in such an itsy- bitsy, teeny-weeny aluminum can, how hot could it possibly get? . . Hot-can […]

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I heart Macaron

video via Wall Street Journal.com I just watched this video on Wall Street Journal dot com which really got me thinking.. The once classy, elite French confection called the Macaron which use to only be available in Ladurée and Pierre Hermé, Paris, is now starting to show up in low-end places like Starbucks and McDonald’s […]

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10 things to do in South West Australia

Happy #traveltuesday! Here is my buddy and fellow monkey, “A lil Fat Monkey” to excite you with a Travel Tip on his TOP 10 things to do in South Western Australia. Let me start by declaring that I love, love, LOVE the Australian South West region. Now that’s out of the way, let me tell […]

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Kaesler Winemaker’s Dinner

The invite was clear. We had to show up at Westin, for the Kaesler Winermaker’s dinner. Right, so I know Westin, but who the hell is Kaelser? The original Kaesler vineyards were established in 1893 by the Kaesler Family, Silesian pioneers who came to the Barossa Valley, Australia in the 1840′s and who took up […]

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