Eat/Drink

  • UK rhubarb growers cash in on culinary renaissance

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    UK rhubarb growers cash in on culinary renaissance

    PUDSEY (United Kingdom), Jan 18 — It is rhubarb harvest season in the candle-lit sheds of northern England, where farmers are cashing in on a new trend for the vegetable in...

  • National Geographic Traveller UK highlights 17 best dining hotspots 2019

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    National Geographic Traveller UK highlights 17 best dining hotspots 2019

    LONDON, Feb 16 — The tastemakers at National Geographic Traveller UK have compiled a list of 17 “must-visit” culinary hotspots to visit in 2019 that includes Lyon, Bologna,...

  • Potatoes on the menu at North Korean cooking contest

    3 days ago

    Potatoes on the menu at North Korean cooking contest

  • Made-in-Britain mozzarella on the rise as Brexit looms

    4 days ago

    Made-in-Britain mozzarella on the rise as Brexit looms

  • Ko Ko Kai: A chicken rice and 'hor fun' stall worth crowing about

    4 days ago

    Ko Ko Kai: A chicken rice and 'hor fun' stall worth crowing about

  • World’s 50 Best Restaurants moves to Asia for the first time

    4 days ago

    World’s 50 Best Restaurants moves to Asia for the first time

  • Japanese chef Seiji Yamamoto named 'icon' of Asian gastronomy

    5 days ago

    Japanese chef Seiji Yamamoto named 'icon' of Asian gastronomy

  • Truffles, caviar and gold dust on the menu at this year’s Governors Ball

    6 days ago

    Truffles, caviar and gold dust on the menu at this year’s Governors Ball

  • Scoby Farm and the business of brewing kombucha

    1 week ago

    Scoby Farm and the business of brewing kombucha

  • 'Beer wars': Big brewers target Nigerian drinkers

    1 week ago

    'Beer wars': Big brewers target Nigerian drinkers

  • Head to Seniman Kakao’s first café for chocolate made from Malaysian cacao

    1 week ago

    Head to Seniman Kakao’s first café for chocolate made from Malaysian cacao

Our Picks in Eat/Drink

  • Taste of home at London’s Nasi Lemak Nek Nong

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    Taste of home at London’s Nasi Lemak Nek Nong

  • A closer look at Malaysia’s win at the World Pastry Cup

    11 hours ago

    A closer look at Malaysia’s win at the World Pastry Cup

  • Hic! Haagen-Dazs ice creams get spirited spikes

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    Hic! Haagen-Dazs ice creams get spirited spikes

  • The oldest Chinese restaurants in the US are in San Francisco

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    The oldest Chinese restaurants in the US are in San Francisco

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  • Cheesy 'char kuey teow', anybody?

    1 week ago

    Cheesy 'char kuey teow', anybody?

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 9 — First, it was nasi lemak with cheese. Now, another classic Malaysian dish has received the cheese treatment. The most popular — and definitely most...

  • Haagen-Dazs ice creams get spiked with rum, bourbon and stout

    1 week ago

    Haagen-Dazs ice creams get spiked with rum, bourbon and stout

    LOS ANGELES, Feb 8 — Premium ice cream maker Haagen-Dazs is launching a new range of booze-infused ice cream. It’s a big launch for the brand: The Spirits Collection features...

  • Meat with a side of geopolitics in Belgrade’s Kosovo-obsessed eatery

    1 week ago

    Meat with a side of geopolitics in Belgrade’s Kosovo-obsessed eatery

    BELGRADE, Feb 8 — Madagascar meatloaf, Laotian pork neck, Lesotho chicken kebab — politics, not palate sets the menu at Korcagin, a Serbian restaurant that serves food only...

  • Hold the jam: Bavarian baker spices up doughnuts with meatloaf

    1 week ago

    Hold the jam: Bavarian baker spices up doughnuts with meatloaf

    BERLIN, Feb 8 — Traditionally, German “Krapfen” are fried, sweet yeast dough confections filled with jam or marmalade and topped with sugar, but a baker in the Bavarian town...

  • West Coast dining spots top OAD North America 2019 restaurants list

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    West Coast dining spots top OAD North America 2019 restaurants list

    NEW YORK, Feb 8 ― For the third year in a row, The Willows Inn in Washington has claimed the top spot on Opinionated About Dining's list of Top 100+ North American Restaurants....

  • Hotel cooking school awarded Michelin star in Switzerland

    1 week ago

    Hotel cooking school awarded Michelin star in Switzerland

    PARIS, Feb 6 — Michelin inspectors have bestowed a professional educational restaurant at prestigious hospitality management school L’Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne with a...

  • Dubrovnik, Zagreb and Reykjavik added to Michelin ‘Main Cities of Europe’ guide

    1 week ago

    Dubrovnik, Zagreb and Reykjavik added to Michelin ‘Main Cities of Europe’ guide

    PARIS, Feb 5 — Croatia and Iceland are coming to Michelin’s forthcoming Main Cities of Europe 2019 guide, out March 27. The new edition will feature a selection of the best...

  • ‘Spiderman’ selling burgers at Kampung Raja, Besut

    1 week ago

    ‘Spiderman’ selling burgers at Kampung Raja, Besut

    BESUT, Feb 5 — What was at first embarrassing has turned out to be a blessing in disguise for 18-year-old Fakhrul Fahmie Ishak, who dons a Spiderman costume while helping out at...

  • San Francisco dominates list of oldest-running Chinese restaurants in the US

    1 week ago

    San Francisco dominates list of oldest-running Chinese restaurants in the US

    SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 5 — With a 113-year heritage of serving local San Franciscans, Sam Wo restaurant was honoured recently for being one of the longest-running Chinese...

  • Sweeten up your CNY with these bespoke piggy marshmallows

    2 weeks ago

    Sweeten up your CNY with these bespoke piggy marshmallows

    PETALING JAYA, Feb 2 — Looking to give a special someone something unique this Chinese New Year? Check out these super cute marshmallows from Chubbee Cloud, a cafe that serves...

  • A closer look at Malaysia's winning creations at World Pastry Cup in France

    2 weeks ago

    A closer look at Malaysia's winning creations at World Pastry Cup in France

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 1 — The Malaysia National Pastry team made history when they beat 20 other teams from around the globe for the coveted World Pastry Cup championship title in...

  • Japan’s wagyu beef looks to conquer the world

    2 weeks ago

    Japan’s wagyu beef looks to conquer the world

    TAKAYAMA (Japan), Feb 1 — In a lush field in the heart of the Japanese mountains, a herd of glossy black cows roam happily — prime examples of the area’s Hida brand of wagyu...

  • Ferran Adrià to open new food lab and elBulli museum starting in 2020

    2 weeks ago

    Ferran Adrià to open new food lab and elBulli museum starting in 2020

    NEW YORK, Jan 31 — World-renowned chef Ferran Adrià has announced that his cult restaurant elBulli, which shuttered in 2011 at the peak of its popularity, will be resurrected...

  • Starbucks Malaysia to open up to three Reserve stores annually

    2 weeks ago

    Starbucks Malaysia to open up to three Reserve stores annually

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 31 — Starbucks Malaysia, which today opened its eighth Starbucks Reserve store, targets to open two to three of the premium concept stores annually to cater to...

  • After Seoul, Sabahan opens nasi lemak store in London for homesick Malaysians

    2 weeks ago

    After Seoul, Sabahan opens nasi lemak store in London for homesick Malaysians

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 31 — A Sabahan has launched an eatery serving nasi lemak in the UK capital of London for Malaysians craving for a taste of home, after having previously sold...

  • Nordic trio take Bocuse d’Or gastro plaudits

    2 weeks ago

    Nordic trio take Bocuse d’Or gastro plaudits

    LYON, Jan 31 — Scandinavian nations landed a gastronomic clean sweep yesterday as Danish chef Kenneth Toft-Hansen won the prestigious Bocuse d’Or, France’s prestigious...

  • Hong Kong gifts Pakistan a culinary star

    2 weeks ago

    Hong Kong gifts Pakistan a culinary star

    HONG KONG, Jan 30 — A pair of his father’s old tandoor ovens helped Hong Kong restaurateur Asim Hussain achieve a dream — the world’s first Michelin star for a Pakistani...

  • The Barn: Pet-friendly restaurant and bar to dine at with your furry pal

    2 weeks ago

    The Barn: Pet-friendly restaurant and bar to dine at with your furry pal

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 29 – Pet owners, don’t you just hate dining out and you have to leave your little furry pal behind? Well, here’s some good news! The heart-wrenching...

  • In Indonesia, rare ‘J-Queen’ durian causes stir with US$1,000 price tag

    2 weeks ago

    In Indonesia, rare ‘J-Queen’ durian causes stir with US$1,000 price tag

    KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 30 — Are you willing to fork out US$1,000 (RM4,100) for a single durian? In Indonesia, a purportedly rare durian fruit is a causing a stir with its hefty price...