Archive | February, 2014

ISETAN’s New Arrivals from Japan Fair

Whet your appetite with premium Kurobuta pork, an assortment of tasty seafood (both dried and cooked), smooth silky Japanese noodles, desserts more delicacies from all over Japan at the New Arrivals From Japan Fair. Introducing exclusive specialties made by small enterprises in Japan, the fair will be held at ISETAN Scotts Supermarket from now till […]

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Giveaway [Closed]: Two Pairs of Tickets to SAVOUR 2014 Up For Grabs!

Bringing the largest gourmet festival in Singapore back this year with even more oomph, is Nespresso—original coffee partner for SAVOUR 2014. This year, coffee aficionados will stand to experience four bespoke Nespresso creations made with its signature Grand Cru coffees, with recipes to boot! Ethiopian Cocktail Robust flavors of Ethiopian coffee come through in this […]

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Singapore Restaurant Week 2014 From Mar 15-23

After last year’s successful edition (seeing over 42,000 reservations across 100 restaurants), Singapore Restaurant Week 2014 brings more excitement for food gourmands—offering over 16 types of cuisines through an extended weekend, from March 15 to 23. The eighth edition of this bi-annual gastronomical affair showcases new dining establishments such as Verre Wine Bar, Truffle Gourmet […]

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Platters Bistro & Bar To Close This Feb 28

After two years of providing Singapore with a constant stream of gastronomical platters by guest chefs, Platters Bistro & Bar will be closing down on February 28. Taking over the space will be new concept My Little Tapas Bar, managed by the people who brought us My Little Spanish Place: Maria Sevillano and Edward Esmero. My […]

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Tonkotsu Kazan Ramen Opens at Liang Court

Well known for all things Japanese, Liang Court’s newest addition Tonkotsu Kazan Ramen is out to give ramen houses a run for their money. Tonkotsu Kazan’s special handcrafted ramen (made fresh daily) is uniquely different—we love its firm texture and tenacity. If you prefer ramen that’s slightly tougher (for that extra bite), we daresay you’ll […]

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3 New Italian Fusion Restaurants to Try

Moving on from Mexican and Tex Mex joints are Italian restaurants picking up in the culinary scene. Known for their love of wine and merry-making over afternoon-long meals, Italians believe in living “la dolce vita”: the good life (full of pleasure and indulgence). Here are three noteworthy new Italian restaurants where you can live la […]

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Edge at Pan Pacific Hotel Launches Sunday Champagne Brunch with Free Flow Veuve Clicquot

Embark on a four-hour gastronomical journey with the newly launched Sunday Champagne Brunch ($158) at Edge at Pan Pacific Hotel available every Sunday from noon to 4pm. A food theatrical experience awaits, with seven food theatres where you can interact with the chefs as food is prepared a la minute. What’s more, you’ll get to […]

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Quirky Italian Fusion Restaurant Gusto at ION Orchard

Revamping into the largest alfresco restaurant in the heart of Orchard Road, contemporary fusion Italian restaurant and cocktail bar Gusto serves respectable renditions of classic Italian dishes with previous owner and executive chef of The Garden of Eden Restaurant, Chef Tim Ross-Watson holding reign in the kitchen. As an aperitif, start off with a light […]

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Singapore’s largest gourmet festival, SAVOUR 2014 happens Mar 5-9

Singapore’s largest gourmet festival, SAVOUR, returns with its trademark mix of Michelin-starred chefs, award-winning restaurants, culinary activities and international food producers. Held over four days from March 5 to 9 at The Promontory at Marina Bay, SAVOUR 2014 will feature iconic dishes ($6-18) from 20 restaurants. A new lineup of new generation culinary trendsetters include […]

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Venetian Bàcari Cicheti Exudes Old-world Charm

Bustling with passion (so are its patrons), Cicheti captures the essence of Venice with handmade pastas, handcrafted Neapolitan wood-fired oven pizzas and cichetis (Venetian small plates for sharing). The two-storey space is filled with old-world charm and a tint of modernity that shapes Cicheti into modern Venice, complete with vibrant Italian music. Small in size, […]

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