Eat/Drink

  • Bill Murray opens new ‘Caddyshack’-themed restaurant with brothers

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    Bill Murray opens new ‘Caddyshack’-themed restaurant with brothers

    CHICAGO, April 21 — Bill Murray has opened the doors to a new Caddyshack-themed restaurant with his five brothers in his hometown of Chicago.  Murray was in Chicago...

  • In blind test, 93pc of Malaysians say Connor’s Stout Porter ‘Just Made Right’

    1 day ago

    In blind test, 93pc of Malaysians say Connor’s Stout Porter ‘Just Made Right’

    SHAH ALAM, April 20 – During a recent challenge, over nine in 10 participants of a blind-taste test said Connor’s Stout Porter has a taste that is “Just Made Right.”...

  • Five curious local fusions that were bound to happen (VIDEO)

    1 day ago

    Five curious local fusions that were bound to happen (VIDEO)

  • A different kind of cafe culture in Butterworth

    1 day ago

    A different kind of cafe culture in Butterworth

  • You want tarantula with that? At US burger joint, it’s an option (VIDEO)

    3 days ago

    You want tarantula with that? At US burger joint, it’s an option (VIDEO)

  • Looking for the hot new oyster to try? Meet the next Kumamotos

    4 days ago

    Looking for the hot new oyster to try? Meet the next Kumamotos

  • Nine ways you’re ruining your pasta dinner

    5 days ago

    Nine ways you’re ruining your pasta dinner

  • Beer lovers can toast Prince Harry and Meghan’s wedding with new brew

    5 days ago

    Beer lovers can toast Prince Harry and Meghan’s wedding with new brew

  • Miniature banquet that is ‘nasi padang’

    5 days ago

    Miniature banquet that is ‘nasi padang’

  • Khao chae: A summer treat of rice, ice and flower water for Songkran

    6 days ago

    Khao chae: A summer treat of rice, ice and flower water for Songkran

  • Try something new in Pudu: Rice wine buns, handmade dim sum and more...

    6 days ago

    Try something new in Pudu: Rice wine buns, handmade dim sum and more...

Our Picks in Eat/Drink

  • Ruby chocolate Kit Kat

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    Ruby chocolate Kit Kat

  • Delights of dim sum

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    Delights of dim sum

  • Fine-dining in Jakarta

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    Fine-dining in Jakarta

  • Once-in-a-lifetime durian

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    Once-in-a-lifetime durian

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  • Eat this mee goreng at Bangsar’s Saleem Stall

    6 days ago

    Eat this mee goreng at Bangsar’s Saleem Stall

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — If you are craving for an excellent plate of mee goreng, seek out Navvirusaleem bin Ibrahim (Saleem)’s stall in Lucky Gardens, Bangsar. It’s a...

  • Tempe and other wacky ice cream flavours to try when you’re in Jakarta

    6 days ago

    Tempe and other wacky ice cream flavours to try when you’re in Jakarta

    JAKARTA, April 15 — With so many different culinary traditions, Indonesia is well-known to be a breeding ground for weird and wonderful desserts. But have you ever tried......

  • Step up with this fruity salsa

    6 days ago

    Step up with this fruity salsa

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Mention salsa and some folks will think of the Latin American dance form, with its sexy Puerto Rican and Cuban rhythms. For foodies though, a sexier...

  • Tracing history of Jakarta’s iconic Ragusa ice cream parlour — all the way back to Sicily

    6 days ago

    Tracing history of Jakarta’s iconic Ragusa ice cream parlour — all the way back to Sicily

    JAKARTA, April 15 — Wearing a light blue shirt, 84-year-old Buntoro Kurniawan lays back in his rattan chair inside the Ragusa ice cream restaurant on Jalan Veteran, Central...

  • Down on Burgundy? Give these lesser-known French wines a taste

    1 week ago

    Down on Burgundy? Give these lesser-known French wines a taste

    PARIS, April 12 ― You love Burgundy, but oh, those prices. You can’t drink Champagne all the time, and Bordeaux is just not what you’re craving.  So? There’s plenty...

  • Turkey’s tiny kitchen serves up a feast (VIDEO)

    1 week ago

    Turkey’s tiny kitchen serves up a feast (VIDEO)

    ISTANBUL, April 12 —A couple cook miniature versions of popular Turkish dishes in a tiny kitchen with a working stove and range of utensils to help them promote culinary riches...

  • Once-in-a-lifetime bumper season a bonus for durian lovers

    1 week ago

    Once-in-a-lifetime bumper season a bonus for durian lovers

    GEORGE TOWN, April 11 — Durian lovers disappointed by the poor durian harvest last year are in for a treat this year. The six-month long feast is due to a double fruiting season...

  • US farm lobby wants strict definition of 'meat'

    1 week ago

    US farm lobby wants strict definition of 'meat'

    NEW YORK, April 11 — A major US agriculture lobbying group yesterday threw its weight behind an effort to keep the “meat” label off of lab-created products, including ones...

  • Nestle to launch ruby chocolate KitKat in Europe and Americas

    1 week ago

    Nestle to launch ruby chocolate KitKat in Europe and Americas

    ZURICH, April 10 — Nestlé will launch a ruby chocolate version of its KitKat brand in Europe next week after it made its debut this year in Japan and South Korea, the Swiss...

  • What the pho? Vietnam streetfood cocktails make a splash

    1 week ago

    What the pho? Vietnam streetfood cocktails make a splash

    HANOI, April 9 — With his daring pho cocktail inspired by Vietnam’s signature beef noodle soup, Hanoi’s leading hipster bartender Pham Tien Tiep is hoping to elevate the...

  • Try this Japanese-Scottish whisky that offers the best of both worlds

    1 week ago

    Try this Japanese-Scottish whisky that offers the best of both worlds

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 9 — Scottish single malts and blended scotch have all the benefits of heritage but Japanese whiskies are slowly becoming the preferred choice. Eager to know...

  • The delights of dim sum

    1 week ago

    The delights of dim sum

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 9 — The noisy chatter of conversation, the clink of Chinese tea cups, the clatter of carts bearing delicious dishes rolling around. Dim sum is one of those...

  • Fine dining in Jakarta’s historical buildings

    1 week ago

    Fine dining in Jakarta’s historical buildings

    JAKARTA, April 9 — Jakarta is one of those cities that have exceptionally rich colonial architecture. While hundreds of its historical buildings, especially in the Kota Tua...

  • A private kitchen that is here to stay

    1 week ago

    A private kitchen that is here to stay

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 8 — Secret supper clubs or “living room restaurants”, where guests may enjoy a unique dining experience operated out of a stranger’s home, was quite...

  • Cold sweet temptations by the roadside in Kampung Maklom

    1 week ago

    Cold sweet temptations by the roadside in Kampung Maklom

    SEBERANG PERAI, April 8 — The row of roadside stalls near the junction of Jalan Sungai Dua and Jalan Pekan Darat in Kampung Maklom is where you will find a stall that churns out...

  • Now, you can eat ‘crispy rendang’ (VIDEO)

    2 weeks ago

    Now, you can eat ‘crispy rendang’ (VIDEO)

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — “Crispy chicken rendang” is now a thing and you can have it at a restaurant in the city’s upmarket Damansara Heights neighbourhood. Former...

  • A Seremban staple for 80 years

    2 weeks ago

    A Seremban staple for 80 years

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 — Seremban may be a bustling town on its way to city status but there still exists food institutions with a long history. This is especially true in the...

  • Fighting in exile: Who makes the real Cuban rum?

    2 weeks ago

    Fighting in exile: Who makes the real Cuban rum?

    WASHINGTON, April 7 ― It's a fight over ownership, heritage, revolution and rum. It's a dispute that has lasted for decades over who is a “real” Cuban, and pits US rum...

  • Official James Bond cocktail book ‘Shaken’ out in September

    2 weeks ago

    Official James Bond cocktail book ‘Shaken’ out in September

    LONDON, April 6 — The Ian Fleming Estate is behind a forthcoming book that will feature 10 classic cocktails from the pages of the James Bond novels, plus a host of brand-new...