Asian Cooking: Mom’s Claypot Rice Recipe


One of my most favourite dishes growing up is this giant pot of my mom’s homemade claypot rice. I always loved how we’d huddle round the dining table, waiting for the moment where she’d lift the lid of the pot. All those magical flavours would come wafting out and make all our mouths water. One […]

Review: Mrs Pho, Beach Road


There’s nothing quite like a piping hot bowl of comforting pho on a rainy day to warm the cockles of your heart. Especially when said cockles are tossed in fragrant chilli oil and golden, melt-in-your-mouth chunks of luscious lard. Say hello to the Cockles Stir-fried with Garlic ($7.50). Yes, I know it’s a pho place but I’ve gotta […]

Review: Hup Kee Fried Oyster Omelette, Newton Food Centre


Super excited that in a few months’ time, this fluffy, mouthwatering orgasmic mess is going to be just a short stroll away. Sean and I have been hitting Newton Food Centre a lot these days after meeting our ID or checking on renovations for our new place. And we’re just starting to zero in on […]

Review: La Braceria, Greendale Ave


My best friend Jacqueline has always raved about La Braceria as one of her favourite authentic Italian family restaurants. I personally love the casual, warm hospitality at Capri, but this turned out to be quite the excellent recommendation! The place is cosy, rustic and elegant at the same time. Overall: ★★★★☆ Quality pasta and meats. Casual, […]