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23 Apr 2014

Zervit.my – reserve and get served!

Do you make reservations for meals at restaurants or do you just walk in? I am, frankly, more of the latter. But that’s because I usually dine alone, or perhaps with just 2-3 pax at most. For those who consistently plan meal outings with friends and families, an efficient restaurant reservation system are much appreciated. Besides […]

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21 Apr 2014

Delicious peanut butter! Nuts Enough – Malaysia

I have my phases. Sometimes it’s bread and peanut butter. Sometimes its’ our local sweet rich kaya. At times I’m only spreading fruit jams on my bread. But I’ll always have a jar of peanut butter in my fridge. Because nothing can beat the satisfying taste of thick, roasty, sweet salty peanut butter on the […]

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21 Apr 2014

Xin Cuisine, Concorde Hotel KL – homely, classic pork dishes – BBQ crispy suckling pig, braised pork belly, slow-cooked pork tendon

Being Chinese, pork is a staple meat in our diet. From simple stir-fries to braised dishes and curries, we love our pork and we grew up enjoying our families’ classic home cooked recipes. For those lucky enough to have their families near, these dishes may be an everyday affair. For most of us, a home […]

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18 Apr 2014

First Impressions: The Asus ZenFone 4, 5 and 6 – RM299, RM599 & RM899

I was at the launch of the ZenFone in Jakarta and besides the launch event and seeing the rather animated and cool CEO of Asus (for the first time) Jonney on stage, there was a in-depth technical seminar and a full experimental area for attendees during the day.

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17 Apr 2014

One of PJ’s best desserts: Cempedak Rolls with Vanilla Ice Cream @Fat Spoon Cafe, Uptown Damansara

Hot crispy rolls encasing sweet, thick, mushy, ripe cempedak pulp; best eaten with generous coating of icy ice cream. This is such an original creation isn’t it; making clever use of a local delicacy (spring roll), local produce (the fruit cempedak) and pairing it with everyone’s favourite dessert – rich vanilla ice cream! There’s so much more to […]

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16 Apr 2014

Harum Manis Restaurant, Jakarta – Indonesian food!

This is my first time in Jakarta (I was in Solo and Bali last year) and though it was primarily a “work” trip (we are here for the Asus ZenFone launch), we are Malaysians with an insatiable stomach so food was very much a big part of our itinerary. One of our Indonesian food affairs […]

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