Eat/Drink

  • MCO food takeaway: Start treating the family (and friends) to CNY favourites from Restaurant 195 in KL

    23 hours ago

    MCO food takeaway: Start treating the family (and friends) to CNY favourites from Restaurant 195 in KL

  • For a taste of Thailand without leaving home: Make your own mango sticky rice

    1 day ago

    For a taste of Thailand without leaving home: Make your own mango sticky rice

  • Africa with a twist: Paris chef Sacko cuisine wins Michelin star

    2 days ago

    Africa with a twist: Paris chef Sacko cuisine wins Michelin star

  • Snow, sukiyaki and strawberries: Savour Japan’s wintry flavours

    2 days ago

    Snow, sukiyaki and strawberries: Savour Japan’s wintry flavours

  • Wondering how to 'lou sang' with friends and family this MCO 2.0? PJ's Awesome Canteen has the answer

    3 days ago

    Wondering how to 'lou sang' with friends and family this MCO 2.0? PJ's Awesome Canteen has the answer

  • The Rolling Stones surprise fans by launching chocolate merch

    3 days ago

    The Rolling Stones surprise fans by launching chocolate merch

  • Ready for the Year of the Ox? Here are some cookies to get you into the mood

    4 days ago

    Ready for the Year of the Ox? Here are some cookies to get you into the mood

  • A new approach to cultivated meat promises ‘more natural’ texture and flavour

    5 days ago

    A new approach to cultivated meat promises ‘more natural’ texture and flavour

  • MCO food delivery: Check out newly-opened Talad Noi Thai Food Market in Kepong for a selection of Thai eats

    5 days ago

    MCO food delivery: Check out newly-opened Talad Noi Thai Food Market in Kepong for a selection of Thai eats

  • Mee Manja: Javanese-style ‘mee goreng’ served up by four generations of this Penang family

    6 days ago

    Mee Manja: Javanese-style ‘mee goreng’ served up by four generations of this Penang family

  • Danes mark 100 years of sausage stands with hotdog crawl

    6 days ago

    Danes mark 100 years of sausage stands with hotdog crawl

  • French eatery is first vegan restaurant to win a Michelin star

    6 days ago

    French eatery is first vegan restaurant to win a Michelin star

  • Michelin bestows Covid-era restaurant stars despite closures

    6 days ago

    Michelin bestows Covid-era restaurant stars despite closures

  • #FarmToPalm: How two friends left a career in audit and started selling fresh figs in Malaysia

    6 days ago

    #FarmToPalm: How two friends left a career in audit and started selling fresh figs in Malaysia

Our Picks in Eat/Drink

  • How to have your baked pies and eat it too

    11 hours ago

    How to have your baked pies and eat it too

  • Yellow grub becomes EU's first insect food

    11 hours ago

    Yellow grub becomes EU's first insect food

  • S. African breweries adapt to survive alcohol ban

    22 hours ago

    S. African breweries adapt to survive alcohol ban

  • Yam cake from Bangsar’s Wongka Home Cooked Food

    22 hours ago

    Yam cake from Bangsar’s Wongka Home Cooked Food

More News

  • South African breweries adapt to survive alcohol ban

    1 week ago

    South African breweries adapt to survive alcohol ban

    JOHANNESBURG, Jan 19 ― “This place is definitely not what it used to be,” said Eben Uys, gently wiping the dust from the counter of his bar. Like more than 200 South African...

  • MCO food delivery: Order this delicious yam cake from Bangsar's Wongka Home Cooked Food

    1 week ago

    MCO food delivery: Order this delicious yam cake from Bangsar's Wongka Home Cooked Food

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 18 — I have a weakness for yam cake. Sadly not many places serve versions that I like. Nevertheless, when I hear people recommend yam cake, I'll order and give...

  • Australian winemaker hits her stride in heart of Burgundy

    1 week ago

    Australian winemaker hits her stride in heart of Burgundy

    Burgundy, Jan 16 — Jane Eyre readily admits that while working as a hairdresser in Melbourne over twenty years aago, “I probably drank more gin and tonic” —  but...

  • Haute cuisine: Thai hospital rolls out cannabis-laced menu

    1 week ago

    Haute cuisine: Thai hospital rolls out cannabis-laced menu

     BANGKOK, Jan 16 — From spicy “happy” salads to soups sprinkled with cannabis shoots and deep-fried marijuana leaves — a Thai hospital restaurant has rolled out a...

  • Savoury and sweet, this chocolate miso cake has the best of both worlds

    1 week ago

    Savoury and sweet, this chocolate miso cake has the best of both worlds

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 16 — Foodies can be discerning and finicky, only desiring certain dishes or ingredients. Foodies can also be far from fastidious, open in their passions,...

  • MCO food delivery: Whenever 'lui cha' cravings hit, order from Segambut's Restoran Hor Poh Cuisine

    1 week ago

    MCO food delivery: Whenever 'lui cha' cravings hit, order from Segambut's Restoran Hor Poh Cuisine

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 15 — A new year signifies change and some of my friends have gone on plant-based diets in a bid to be healthier. I gamely joined them, going partially...

  • Klang Valley Chinese restaurants accept bookings for Chinese New Year reunion dinners despite MCO 2.0

    1 week ago

    Klang Valley Chinese restaurants accept bookings for Chinese New Year reunion dinners despite MCO 2.0

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 14 — With the announcement of the movement control order (MCO) from January 13-26, dine-in at restaurants in Selangor, the Federal Territories (Kuala Lumpur,...

  • Overcoming the ‘yuck factor’: Yellow grub becomes EU’s first insect food

    1 week ago

    Overcoming the ‘yuck factor’: Yellow grub becomes EU’s first insect food

    LONDON, Jan 13 — Mealworms may soon find their into Europe’s pasta bowls and dinner dishes, after becoming the first insect approved in the region as a human food. Today’s...

  • London’s Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill to open at Sunway Resort in June 2021

    1 week ago

    London’s Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill to open at Sunway Resort in June 2021

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 13 — British restaurateur and chef Gordon Ramsay’s first Malaysian outpost is set to hit our shores this year. His Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill will open at...

  • MCO food delivery: Help single mothers by ordering delicious Malay food from Bangsar's Dapur Rakyat by Yayasan Wanita Malaysia

    1 week ago

    MCO food delivery: Help single mothers by ordering delicious Malay food from Bangsar's Dapur Rakyat by Yayasan Wanita Malaysia

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 13 — I learned about Dapur Rakyat from a friend's recommendation. Once I got my act together, I ordered items from their daily menu and was incredibly...

  • How to have your ‘baked pies’ and eat it too

    1 week ago

    How to have your ‘baked pies’ and eat it too

    RAWANG, Jan 12 — There is no Big Cow. At first glance, the name Da Niu Bake Pie might conjure up visions of English steak pies with flaky pastry, rich with butter from massive...

  • CMCO food delivery: Delicious homecooked Persian food from Leily's Kitchen in Bangsar

    2 weeks ago

    CMCO food delivery: Delicious homecooked Persian food from Leily's Kitchen in Bangsar

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 11 — With travel restricted, I often find the best way to get a taste of the world is via home cooks from different countries who happen to be living here. I...

  • Welcome an abundant new year with a comforting bowl of 'treasure rice'

    2 weeks ago

    Welcome an abundant new year with a comforting bowl of 'treasure rice'

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 9 — Rice gets a bad rap these days. Well, perhaps not rice specifically but carbohydrates in general. Whether you’re trying out the Carnivore Diet (or any...

  • CMCO food takeaway: Get the ultimate bowl of comfort at KL Jalan Alor's Sister Drunken Chicken Noodle

    2 weeks ago

    CMCO food takeaway: Get the ultimate bowl of comfort at KL Jalan Alor's Sister Drunken Chicken Noodle

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 8 — Whenever I get a break, I like to wander down Jalan Alor to an old favourite of mine. In the morning, that street famous for its night eats is quiet. I've...

  • Love desserts? From 'kakigori' to cakes and bubble tea, Aftermeal Desserts has something for you

    2 weeks ago

    Love desserts? From 'kakigori' to cakes and bubble tea, Aftermeal Desserts has something for you

    PETALING JAYA, Jan 8 — It's hard to find a dessert place that ticks all the right boxes. Very often, a place that looks Instagram-worthy offers up mediocre-tasting desserts......

  • ‘Roti bakar’ and ‘tau foo fa’: How the simple pleasures of Ipoh never change

    2 weeks ago

    ‘Roti bakar’ and ‘tau foo fa’: How the simple pleasures of Ipoh never change

    IPOH, Jan 7 — Perhaps it’s past the morning rush. We are the only customers as we step into the kopitiam along Jalan Pasir Puteh after the requisite scanning at the entrance....

  • Albert Roux, co-founder of French culinary dynasty in London, dies at 85

    2 weeks ago

    Albert Roux, co-founder of French culinary dynasty in London, dies at 85

    LONDON, Jan 6 — French chef Albert Roux, who with his brother Michel brought Paris-style fine dining to London in the 1960s and inspired generations of chefs, has died aged 85,...

  • CMCO food takeaway: Discover this unusual curry laksa at Shah Alam's Restoran Zheng Yang

    2 weeks ago

    CMCO food takeaway: Discover this unusual curry laksa at Shah Alam's Restoran Zheng Yang

    SHAH ALAM, Jan 6 — Hankering for curry laksa? Give this relatively unknown stall at Bandar Pinggiran Subang a try. It's definitely off the beaten path but a trip here yields two...

  • Pandemic overshadows Japan’s New Year tuna auction

    2 weeks ago

    Pandemic overshadows Japan’s New Year tuna auction

    TOKYO, Jan 5 — Tokyo’s annual New Year tuna auction ended today without the usual jaw-dropping bidding war, with the country’s “Tuna King” holding back on gunning for...