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[Singapore] Chowdown at Guan Hoe Soon

klyeoh
by klyeoh 3 years ago

It's been quite a while since I took part in a Chowdown - the last one where I participated in was at Crystal China near Tower Bridge, where London-based Chowhounds got together for a night of reve...

Singapore Adventure - Contemporary Peranakan Cuisine at the world famous 'Candle Nut'.

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 5 years ago

After a sumptuous Japanese Omakase lunch and a short afternoon intermission, our 'fattening' process continued in earnest! This time, again led by my Singapore Foodie chow-friend Fourseasons, hi...

[Penang] A taste of rare Jawi-Peranakan cuisine at Jawi House, Armenian Street

klyeoh
by klyeoh 6 years ago

The Jawi-Peranakans are a diminishing Straits-born community of Indian-Muslim, Arab and Malay admixture. They've evolved their own cuisine, blending Tamil, Pakistani, Persian and Malay cooking sty...

Singapore - Peranakan Flavours at The Ardennes Hotel

klyeoh
by klyeoh 6 years ago

Peranakan Flavours at the quieter end of Kampung Glam has two things going for it: - their kick-ass bakwan kepiting, a gigantic tennis ball-sized lump of deliciousness: freshly-chopped shrimps a...

Singapore - Mee Siam @ Chinta Manis Peranakan Cafe

klyeoh
by klyeoh 8 years ago

Chinta Manis (mieaning "Sweet Love") is a newish Peranakan cafe which served up one of the meanest, melt-your-tongue, spicy-licious "Mee Siam" in Singapore. Rice noodles garnished with fresh shrimp...

Penang - Nyonya cuisine at Pinang Peranakan Restaurant

klyeoh
by klyeoh 8 years ago

It'll always be a challenge to run a restaurant that serves authentic Peranakan-Nyonya cuisine of the Straits Settlements. Pinang Peranakan Restaurant, which occupies a strategic location on Beach ...

Singapore - A taste of Peranakan at PeraMakan

klyeoh
by klyeoh 8 years ago

Despite my Peranakan heritage, I do not really have a predilection for consuming Peranakan (Nyonya) food too often - Nyonya cuisine, with its generous use of spices, coconut milk, sugar and oil in ...

Singapore - Best Peranakan (Nyonya) restaurant in town!

klyeoh
by klyeoh 9 years ago

I'd always like Guan Hoe Soon restaurant ever since it was recommended to me by the president of the Gunong Sayang Association (the cultural/performing arts group of the Peranakan/Baba-Nyonya commu...

Singapore - Dulukala Peranakan Restaurant

klyeoh
by klyeoh 11 years ago

Being a true-blue Peranakan Baba, finding a new Peranakan restaurant is always exciting. Dulukala is a simple, no-frills little restaurant situated on the top (4th) floor of Beauty World Centre in ...

Peranakan cuisine in LA?

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by lizzyjk 10 years ago

My friend just came back from a trip to Singapore and raved about the Peranakan food she ate there. Is there anywhere in LA where I can find some decent Nonya fare? Eagle Rock based - willing to dr...

Nonya Peranakan in Pasadena?

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by critical 16 years ago

Just got back from singapore and am craving Peranakan. Imagine my surprise to find a Peranakan restaurant in Pasadena...but according to the website, it says the dress is "casual smart" which leads...

House of Peranakan Cuisine, Hotel Negara, near Orchard Road, Singapore

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by Limster 17 years ago

Peranakan food is the cooking of the Straits Chinese, a product of intermarriage between Chinese (mostly Hokkien) and the native Malays and is found primarily in Singapore and Malaysia. It's somet...

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