Penang’s Very First Nasi Kandar?

I might have mentioned before in this blog that my dad is a Nasi Kandar fan. And it is a known fact in our family that he gets up really early before the crack of dawn, carries out his daily chores and usually stops by for a quick breakfast at a nasi kandar stall of […]

Duck Meat Koay Teow Th’ng Off Kimberley Street

Even though Penang is a food haven, sometimes we do get stuck coming up with places to eat. Perhaps its because we’re creatures of habit and tend to go back to places we’re comfortable with. So I was quite surprised when dad suggested we go to Kimberley Street for Koay Teow Th’ng breakfast one day. […]

Toh Soon’s Roti Bakar & Kampung Malabar Curry Mee

Long ago I heard whispers of this fabulous roti bakar in Campbell Street… but being creatures of habit, I soon forgot about it as I went about old habits, eating at the same ol’ familiar places. Until I was reminded again by PenangTuaPui’s excellent post about Toh Soon’s Roti Bakar. This time, I told myself, […]

Coming Home to Good News

I’m back! From my Makan Tour to China. It has been a splendid 5 days of eat, drink, sleep and relax… But soon, the ‘nightmare’ will begin as I start organizing my photos and writing my blog entries about all that glorious food! 🙂 It’s good to be home though. And even better when I […]

Home Made Chicken Pie

Apologies for the lack of updates of late. Have been traveling quite a bit, and I will be flying off again next week (and coming back with more yummy food photos to show! Hint: Gourmet Tour 🙂 ) Anyway, my family and I recently discovered this lady who makes chicken pies for sale from her […]

Durians @ Lorong Susu

Ah the lovely durian, king of fruits! Either you love ’em or hate ’em. And boy do I love them!! (Breathemints necessary after a durian pig out session!) Thankfully everyone in my family loves durians too. And for as long as I can remember, my family has patronized Ah Teik’s durian stall in Lorong Susu […]