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Saha Signature Indian Restaurant & Bar – Not Your Classic Indian Fare

This is an unforgettable dinner. Judging for RAS Epicurean Star Award 2014 brought me to this new and modern Indian restaurant amidst the traditional shophouses of Duxton Hill. Opened by celebrity chef Abhijit Saha, the 42-seater establishment serves up Indian flavours with a modernist twist. We may not be familiar with Chef Abhijit Saha, but in India, he owns two famous restaurants in Bangalore — modern European Caperberry and Mediterranean …

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Bao Baos Food in Kranji – Excellent Malaysian Style Zichar

The mission to hunt for the best chicken rice in Singapore failed because the shop we visited closed early for Chinese New Year. Then… what do we eat?? We are in the west and this is the area where I am totally clueless when it comes to food. Thankfully, we are with a bunch of foodies and Tony immediately suggest 30 Kranji Way. So off we go! Seriously, I would …

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Lau Ah Tee Bak Kut Teh @ Whampoa West – One of Singapore’s pioneer Bak Kut Teh

I am always intrigued by the stories behind hawkers, and I hope that I am able to collect as much memories as possible before they disappear. That day, I visited Lau Ah Tee BKT (老亚弟肉骨茶), who is owned by Mr Sim Choon Lian, one of the pioneers of peppery Teochew Bak Kut Teh. Let me share a story with you. In the 1950s, Ng Mui Song (father of Ng Ah …

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Shelter in the Woods – Impressive Rotisserie Foods

Shelter in the Woods is a stranger to me. I knew they have been around for some time, but I didn’t have the chance to try it before this. They reopened its doors last November, after 4 months of renovation. The restaurant got brighter, but still retains its rustic finish. At a corner, there is a specially commissioned centerpiece, the Forest Wall. It is a wooden framed 6-metre long sculptural …

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Chicky Fun @ Kopitiam – Halal Certified Chicken Rice by Sergeant Kiang

The most meaningful part of blogging is to meet people and share their memories. I guess that is the greatest motivation for me to sustain this blog for more than 7 years. Just that day, I visited Sengkang Kopitiam Square to eat Sergeant Kiang’s chicken rice. You may ask, kopitiam chicken rice? In many foodies’ eyes, this may not be the place to find your ultimate hawker cuisine. But, they …

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