Celebrate Mother's Day with Chateraise

I have a confession to make. I go to Chateraise every week to spoil myself with a dose of “Steamed Bun of Milk Taste” — a really creamy Hokkaido Milk ice cream with red bean fillings. So when Chateraise invited us to taste their new cakes and desserts, I leaped at the chance. Chateraise has actually been in Singapore for 4 years, and now has 25 stores islandwide. It was founded in Japan back in 1954, and pioneered the farm to factory system. This means everything across the p

The Marmalade Pantry, Oasia Downtown

The Marmalade Pantry is introducing new dishes and cupcakes across its outlets at ION Orchard, Oasia Novena and Oasia Downtown. New to the menu are two amazing salads which comes in half or full servings, giving you the option of having it as a starter or main. The Heirloom Tomatoes & Burrata Cheese ($17-half/$24-full) was incredibly appetising yet surprisingly refreshing. I loved every bite I took of the large, juicy and tangy slices of heirloom tomatoes which balanced very

Luscious by Lisa T, One Mont Kiara

After the first wave of cupcake shops (think Wondermilk, Twelve Cupcakes), cupcakes had almost become the forgotten dessert/snack (what with options like bingsu, macarons and the like). But clearly, cupcakes have not totally gone out of fashion. And Luscious by Lisa T in One Mont Kiara is here to ensure it stays in style. We were greeted by the Chief Eating Office (CEO) Lisa T herself as she welcomed us into her bespoke store. Walking in feels as though you have been transpo

Velvet Confectionery, Rodyk Road

This small neighbourhood bakery has been open since 2014. It is tucked away in a cosy lane facing the Singapore river. Velvet Confectionery is opened by Aniqa Zaman and it boasts a ten cupcake flavours at any given time and their house specialties - red velvet and chocolate truffle brownies. Cake slices are also available here in classic favourites like carrot cake and of course, the universally worshipped Nutella. The cafe is a great place to sit back and relax while you rea