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Jin Jin Hot / Cold Dessert @ ABC Brickworks Food Centre – Power Chendol Very Powerful!

Friday, 29 May 2015 1 Comment Posted in: * Must Try *, Hawker

I first got to know the guys from Jin Jin Hot/Cold Desserts during Ultimate Hawker Fest 2014 when they had a stall selling their signature gangster ice and power chendol. It’s consistently long queue at their stall during the festival and they were sold out even before the event ended. To many old residents living near ABC Food Centre and Market, Jin Jin Hot/Cold Desserts has a very nostalgic value. …

Syaza Nasi Padang – Tasty Mee Soto at Paya Lebar

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 1 Comment Posted in: * Must Try *, Hawker

I was never a fan of mee soto. A lot of them were either too oily or too watery for my liking. Sometimes, the turmeric was too overpowering. Last week, Chris from Iskina Cebu Mee soto introduced us to Syaza Nasi Padang’s Mee Soto, which is located in the same coffeeshop. This coffeeshop near Paya Lebar MRT has two stalls with long queue – one is Iskina Cebu, another is …

Chendol Melaka @ Jalan Tua Kong

Sunday, 17 May 2015 Leave a comment Posted in: * Must Try *, Hawker

Chendol Melaka is a popular little eatery in Jalan Tua Kong for many food lovers. We are obviously drawn to their Nyonya delights. They served two dishes – nasi ulam and chendol. Have you try Nasi Ulam? Nasi means rice in Malay while ulam means the assortment of herbs. Cooking this dish is not difficult, but the preparation takes a lot of time. 17 different types of herbs and spices …

Truly Curry Rice @ Telok Blangah Drive – After 2 years, the young hawkers are still loving it!

Monday, 27 April 2015 Leave a comment Posted in: Hawker

Located at Telok Blangah Drive Food Centre, Truly Curry Rice serves an amalgamation of hainanese curry rice, mixed with many home styled dishes. Deniece and Joel took over Deniece’s dad’s hawker stall at Telok Blangah Drive when the latter reached retirement. They are now joined at the stall by Joshua, Joel’s younger brother. Adapting to grandma’s recipe, the duo gave up their bank job and spent their time cooking in …

Ann Hoo Teochew Porridge @ Ang Mo Kio

Sunday, 12 April 2015 2 Comments Posted in: Hawker

I tend to overeat during lunch hence I am always too full for dinner. During days like this, I crave for a bowl of soup or something light so that I don’t go hungry in the middle of the night. I was meeting my uncle and aunty for dinner one night after a heavy lunch, so aunty suggested to have teochew porridge. Initially, I wanted to visit the teochew porridge …