Raspberry Pistachio Brownies.

Just before Chinese New Year, in addition to gifting my neighbours with some Ginger Cookies, I also baked a batch of these raspberry pistachio brownies because I wasn’t sure if the little kiddies next door would be partial to the spicy heat of ginger. Now, I cannot also be sure that these deep, rich, fudgy…

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Cheek by Jowl, Boon Tat Street.

It’s not easy thinking of where to bring my food-loving boyfriend to on special occasions. Italian’s a no-no for him and European food in general is not his preference. Flo loves local flavours but isn’t quite so keen on Peranakan food so places like Folklore and Candlenut i.e. more upscaled restaurants with a local twist…

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Life’s Lessons.

HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR!!Β  This post isn’t related really to Lunar New Year but since it’s being posted up today i.e. the First Day of the Year of the Dog, then Gong Xi Fa Cai to all those celebrating! I mentioned to Flo last night that I’m beginning to enjoy living in our new place…

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Kimme, Amoy Street.

Last Thursday was Flo’s birthday and of course, we couldn’t let the day go by without a celebratory meal. Since Samir was in town, we decided to go somewhere a little more casual with a second dinner planned for just Flo and I once Samir left (that second dinner’s tonight actually!). I was given the…

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Merci Marcel.

A cosy cafe-bistro tucked within Tiong Bahru has been getting some rave reviews. I wanted to wave it away because I don’t like to buy into hype but Flo’s friend, Pascal, lives a few doors down and since we were popping by his place last weekend, we decided to dinner together at Merci Marcel –…

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