Sunday Brunch on the Porch: Portico

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Brunch is a popular activity amongst Singaporeans these days. A quick Google search will return dozens of pages of recommended places for a weekend brunch, often with the same few appearing on every list. One restaurant I have not seen in any of these lists is Portico. Opened about 6 months ago, Portico is set…

A Singapore Sunday Roast

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I’ve recently became Godpa to lovely Mya, who will be a month old in a week’s time. I can’t wait for another week, so today we are throwing a party and having a Sunday Roast – Singapore style – to celebrate her one-month milestone! I bought all my ingredients from my favorite wet market in…

Where have you been?

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I know! Friends and colleagues will occasionally ask me if I’m abandoning my food blog. My typical response was “I’m too busy!”. Truth be told, I’m just lazy. I started a Facebook Page which was a lot easier to share photos of my wildly gastronomical experiences. So what have I been doing since the last…

Twin Nostalgia: Great Cze Char in an old HDB neighborhood

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It was Friday afternoon: the time of day when I start planning for what I’m going to have for dinner. Knowing that there are going to be four of us narrowed my research to cze char. You can’t truly rate a cze char stall without at least trying out some, if not all, of the…

Chia Keng Kway Teow Mee – Chong Boon Market

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I am always in search of good food, particularly for Fried Carrot Cake and Minced Meat Noodles. I hadn’t found a #1 Carrot Cake in Singapore, there are a few very good ones, but none really deserve the crown as yet. In the Minced Meat Noodles category, there are two stalls sharing the top spot…

Fried Carrot Cake – Surprise Find!

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I read in one of the food blogs that there is a really good Minced Meat Noodles in Chong Boon Food Centre, so I headed down to Ang Mo Kio in search of this highly rated stall. I had to use the GPS to find my way there. Tucked away off AMK Ave 3, I…