Passionis – Artisanal Desserts & Tea Pairing @ Siam Road, Penang

Passionis – Artisanal Desserts & Tea Pairing @ Siam Road, Penang

While cafes specializing in coffee are proliferating rapidly, patisseries are still uncommon in town. Passionis, located at Siam Road, has been quietly but diligently producing fine Japanese & French inspired desserts to placate the sweet tooths in Penang. It has been one of my favourite places to visit when I’m craving for a good dessert […]

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Deepavali Gala Dinner – The Royal Indian Cuisine @ Hotel Equatorial Penang

Deepavali Gala Dinner – The Royal Indian Cuisine @ Hotel Equatorial Penang

A lavish Deepavali Gala dinner was held recently at Hotel Equatorial Penang with the theme The Royal Indian Cuisine, featuring authentic Indian regional food by celebrity chef Mujeeb-ur Rehman, who was flown exclusively from India for this event. The Grand Ballroom at Hotel Equatorial Penang was decked out in a variety of colours to reflect […]

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Wendy’s Grand Opening @ Sunrise Tower, Gurney Drive, Penang

Wendy’s Grand Opening @ Sunrise Tower, Gurney Drive, Penang

Famed fast food chain Wendy’s from the US is now opened at Sunrise Tower, Gurney Drive, Penang! This is Wendy’s first outlet outside the Klang Valley, much to the delight of their fans up North. Grand opening of Wendy’s Sunrise with auspicious lion dance performance Wendy’s Sunrise is now opened! With Honored Guests – Mr […]

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Roti Bakar Kacang Phool @ Desiran Tanjung Food Court, Penang

Roti Bakar Kacang Phool @ Desiran Tanjung Food Court, Penang

A hidden gem has been making waves in the blogosphere recently – Roti Bakar Kacang Phool may sound exotic and it is indeed one of a kind! Operating at the Desiran Tanjung food court at Seri Tanjung Pinang, the owners behind Roti Bakar Kacang Phool believe in serving freshly made wholesome food. Do not be […]

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Omakase Menu @ Kampachi, Hotel Equatorial Penang

Omakase Menu @ Kampachi, Hotel Equatorial Penang

Kampachi at Hotel Equatorial Penang is one of the more established Japanese restaurants on the island. Famed for its weekend Japanese buffet lunch, we head back to Kampachi this time to savour their Omakase menu instead. An Omakase menu basically means Chef’s menu where diners hand over their meal to the capable hands of the […]

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Mellowcup Cafe, Expanding Penang’s Coffee Culture @ Gottlieb Road, Penang

Mellowcup Cafe, Expanding Penang’s Coffee Culture @ Gottlieb Road, Penang

A quaint and cozy cafe has been operating along Gottlieb Road (New Bob Center), and while cafes are mushrooming around Penang, Mellowcup Cafe seeks to differentiate themselves from the pack. They are the only cafe in Malaysia to offer specialty coffee by Blooms Roastery Hong Kong. In addition, they are passionate about brewing the perfect […]

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Scoops Pg 5th Anniversary Lick-All-You-Can Ice Cream Party!

Scoops Pg 5th Anniversary Lick-All-You-Can Ice Cream Party!

Scoops Pg have been quietly and diligently making artisanal handcrafted ice creams to whet the appetites of Penangites. Recently, they celebrated their 5th anniversary with an ice cream party! The party was held at Passion Heart cafe and offered 5 brand new flavours for patrons to lick-all-we-can during the ice cream buffet party. Scoops Pg […]

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Fried Laksa @ Yan Yam Cafe, Siam Road, Penang

Fried Laksa @ Yan Yam Cafe, Siam Road, Penang

Recently, we discovered a shop in town with its bright red banner stating that it sold FRIED LAKSA! Our interests were piqued immediately as we wondered how a fried version of the well loved Assam Laksa would fare. Fried Laksa at Yan Yam Cafe, along the bustling Siam Road (its nearer to the traffic light […]

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The North Banquet – The Hosts & The VIPS

The North Banquet – The Hosts & The VIPS

Held on 30th July 2016 at Sunway Carnival Convention Center, The North Banquet – The Hosts & The VIPS was the first red carpet gala dinner in Butterworth. Proudly organized by CHT Network in collaboration with Ichi Media, the North Banquet showcased the Northern region’s influential personalities as The Hosts, providing them with a platform […]

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Penang Coffee & Desserts Festival 2016 @ Gurney Paragon Mall

Penang Coffee & Desserts Festival 2016 @ Gurney Paragon Mall

Coffee & dessert aficionados rejoice! Happening this August 12th-14th 2016 at Gurney Paragon Mall, the Penang Coffee & Desserts Festival is set to bring many exciting activities such as coffee art exhibition, latte art throwdown, hand brew methods demonstration, coffee caricature, jelly moon cake hands on session, macaron decorating hands on session and many more. […]

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