New Truffle Menu @ Ginett, Middle Road

Rejoice truffle lovers! Ginett is offering a specially curated seasonal black truffle menu available from now till 30 September 2018. These precious truffles hail from Australia, where they are carefully harvested during the winter ensuring quality and freshness from farm to your table. The truffle menu consists of four innovative dishes. First up, I tried the Jerusalem Artichoke Veloute ($19). This dish has a soup-like consistency and is made with black truffle espuma, cream

1855 The Bottle Shop Wine and Whiskey Week

For those who enjoy a tipple, I’ve got good news. 1855 The Bottle Shop is hosting their 5th Wine and Whiskey Week. Happening from the 16th to the 27th of May at Suntec East Atrium Level 1, peruse through more than 500 labels of wine, whiskey and other spirits at attractive prices. Photo by 1855 The Bottle Shop And if you aren’t too familiar with your wine or spirits, over 100 labels will be available for you to try, just make sure you don’t arrive on an empty stomach! Photo b

St John Bar & Restaurant Smithfield, London

Photo by Samad | The bar area Photo by Samad | Red wine at the start of our night (about £6.00 each)! I have a friend in London who was raving all about this place called St. John in Clerkenwell and how they have amazing roasted bone marrow and I was like "whaaaaat, gotta try that". I have never had a dish dedicated solely to bone marrow ever, unless they're being used for beef stock in ramen or Malay Malaysians sup tulang (bone soup) so I was incredibly excited to know wha

The Ministry of Wine

The Ministry of Wine, a new player in the ever growing e-commerce wine industry has officially launched this year offering more than 5,000 wine labels, bespoke services and of course, convenience of home delivery of your favourite vino. Their amazing offering caters to a wide audience of Oenophiles (a.k.a. wine lovers); choose from their ultra-premium labels to their affordable but still delicious selections that can be delivered on the same day! Shoppers can browse their e-c

The BARN, Citta Mall

Photo by Samad | Candice Lee, one of the founders of The BARN, with Barnabus the horse Congratulations to The BARN's on its 4th outlet opening at Citta Mall, Ara Damansara. The BARN has 3 other outlets located in Mont Kiara, Pavilion Kuala Lumpur and Penang. Residents and visitors around the vicinity of Ara Damansara now have a refreshing new hang out spot to wine and dine in an amiable setting while indulging on a distinctly delectable menu of food and beverages offering

Jules Taylor Wines, Singapore

Marlborough, New Zealand is definitely one of the few regions of New World wines for consideration whenever you are looking for a wine to impress. In an equally impressive setting, Jules Taylor wines, a wine from Marlborough, decided to have its launch of wines on a yacht, which set sail from the One15 Marina, out to the open Singapore waters and then resting a while at Lazarus Island, before docking back at Sentosa Cove. I had the privilege of trying these new Jules Taylor w

Inamo, Camden London

London is home to many eateries. When it comes to food, we're definitely spoilt for choice. We were absolutely delighted to be invited to Inamo for a food tasting one fine evening. We arrived at Mornington Crescent tube stop (a few stops north of Tottenham Court Road on the Northern Line) after a long day at work to find that Inamo is conveniently located right in front of the tube exit! We passed an outdoor heated garden (perfect for drinks and weekend meals) as we entered t

Wine Connection, TREC KL

My favourite wine haunt has finally made its way to my beloved city of Kuala Lumpur. Strategically located in the busy new entertainment centre, TREC, Wine Connection has officially opened its doors to wine lovers and social butterflies. Find an extensive collection of wine here, ready for your tasting pleasure. Wines are incredibly affordable here, just like the Singapore branches. Though this is not Wine Connection's first outlet in KL, it is their flagship store with a res