Archive | January, 2014

Burt’s Bees – Another Facet of Food

It is astounding to know the extent of how food influences our lives; food is not only meant to satisfy hunger pangs but also for the nourishment of our entire physical well being from inside out. Do you remember the article – DIY Natural & Earth Friendly Personal Care Products and our rationale behind the […]

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Pork Knuckles @ Bavarian Bierhaus

Pork Knuckles @ Bavarian Bierhaus

And so my pork knuckle craving kicked in just a day before the Chinese New Year so I decided to give Bavarian Bierhaus’s pork knuckle a go.

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Qing Zhen Restaurant at Novotel KLCC – Set Menus Symbolizes All Things Prosperous!

The culinary team spearheaded by Assistant Chinese Chef Jerry Yeong at Qing Zhen Chinese Restaurant have thoughtfully put together three wonderful set menus to usher in the prosperous Lunar Year of the Horse. Whether you’re looking for a meaningful lunch or dinner feast, the scrumptious Qing Zhen Festive Set Menus are the perfect dining treat […]

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Anthony Bourdain’s Kitchen Confidential – Book Review

Who wouldn’t know this guy? I first heard of him in the show, “No Reservation” – Malaysia and Penang. Copies of his book were sold in last year’s Big Bad Wolf’s book sale and my curiosity led me to pick up a book entitled – Anthony Bourdain, Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly (2000), […]

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Going Mexican at Frontera Sol of Mexico @ Jaya One

Going Mexican at Frontera Sol of Mexico @ Jaya One

Tucked at a rather quite corner of Jaya One is a humble looking restaurant that serves good Mexican food, at least for the not-so-Mexican me. 😀

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Human Meat Market – Around the World

“A WHAT?!?!, an article about human meat in Buurps.com? It’s getting weird…”, one may probably remark. Now, please hold your horses and not judge us, as yet. Have you heard of this quote by Masary Ibuka, “Creativity comes from looking for the unexpected and stepping outside your own experience“? Image from http://thejrexpress.com/

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Baking Recipes – App Review

…. and the title of this post is exactly the name of this app, clearly a name that’s an epitome of being lacking in the creativity department.

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Homemade Bak kwa (Chinese Styled Jerked Meat) Recipe – How To Ideas

“Bak kwa” frenzy is brewing as the Chinese New Year season draws nearer, but it made me wonder how will be the response in this year’s celebration since the general food prices have risen. Depending on the area of one’s dwelling, it can be common to see Chinese stalls selling “bak kwa” by the road […]

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Char Koay Teow (CKT) at Goreng Kuey Teow Tong Shin (同善路一品香炒粿條)

I chanced upon this place that yells CKT really loud at Puchong just last week, so I decided to give it a try; after all – I’m a CKT hunter. 😀 Yes, I’m not ashamed to admit that I’m one who hunts this carbo laden Chinese food and here in KL where good CKT’s aren’t […]

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McDonalds, i’m lovin’ it’ – Exploring the Web

McDonalds @ Malaysia, are you loving it? Am NOT, for me. Year-in-year-out, for more than a decade, we are chomping a similar set of recipes and it gets boring after a while, don’t you think so? I am glad at least there are other options made available by other fast food restaurants. To me, dining […]

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