The Norwegian Seafood Gala 2011, Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur

Every year, the Norwegian Embassy hosts the annual Norwegian seafood gala dinner at the Mandarin Oriental in Kuala Lumpur, and this year was no different. The main highlight of the evening was of course the Flying Culinary Circus, a well known team of Norwegian chefs, who put on quite a performance at the dinner. They […]

Mosaic at Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

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Once upon a time, there was Biba Cafe at the Mandarin Oriental (MO) KL, where we used to hangout for breakfast.. and dine on eggs benedict till our heart’s content, while waiting for the exhibition center in KLCC to open their doors at 10am. Now, Biba Cafe is no more.. and in its place is […]

Casbah

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Pinang, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

I must admit, I am not big on Middle Eastern food. Shish this, or shish that, never really catches my fancy unless it is skewered meat that tastes out of this world.. and then some. So, when Cheryl, the Director of Communications of Mandarin Oriental called me to come over to check out their new, […]

The Norwegian Seafood Gala Dinner

Sassy salmon!

When I spoke to my friends who make up the  Norwegian Flying Culinary Circus Troupe particularly Chef Hans-Kristian Larsen via email and found out that they were not coming for the Annual Norwegian Gala Dinner, due to the fact that their schedule was tighter than Ebenezer Scrooge’s purse and also the fact that they were […]

The Norwegian Seafood Gala Dinner @ Mandarin Oriental Hotel, KL

My Invitation read: The Royal Norwegian Embassy cordially invites you to its annual Seafood Gala Dinner. Date: Friday October 9, 2009 Time: 7pm Place: Mandarin Oriental Hotel Ballroom Wow! We felt so privileged to be on the press guest-list that night, thanks to the highly accomplished Ms Marian Eu ( of Scribe Media Link and […]

Pacifica @ Mandarin Oriental, KL

This must be underwater love The way I feel it slipping all over me This must be underwater love The way I feel it O que que é esse amor, dágua Deve sentir muito parecido a esse amor This is it Underwater love It is so deep So beautifully liquid Esse amor com paixão, ai […]