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Handcrafted Mooncakes from Celestial Court (天宝阁), Sheraton Imperial KL
Sep02

Handcrafted Mooncakes from Celestial Court (天宝阁), Sheraton Imperial KL

Looking for traditional lotus paste with salted egg yolk fillings, or adventurous flavours like salted caramel, durian and teh tarik? The Mid-Autumn Festival is here again for 2016 and it falls on 15th September 2016. It’s not only a time of celebration and reunion with family, but it’s also the season to eat, give and receive mooncakes. This year, Sheraton Imperial KL’s Celestial Court launches a total of eight special...

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Snowskin Mooncakes from Oriental Group of Restaurants
Aug30

Snowskin Mooncakes from Oriental Group of Restaurants

What is Mid-Autumn Festival all about? For me, the Mid-Autumn Festival is about getting together with family and loved ones to celebrate the festive season. It’s a tradition to play lanterns, gaze at the bright and round (full) moon and also eat mooncakes 🙂 There are generally two types of mooncakes; traditional baked and non-baked mooncakes or better known as snowskin mooncakes. Don’t ask me which do I prefer cox I loved...

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KOMUGI Otsukimi Mooncakes for Mid-Autumn Festival
Aug29

KOMUGI Otsukimi Mooncakes for Mid-Autumn Festival

Mid-Autumn Festival is celebrated by Chinese on the 15th day of the 8th month month of the Chinese lunar calendar. But do you know that Japanese also celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival known as Otsukimi or Tsukimi on the very same day? Similar to Mid-Autumn Festival, Otsukimi is the time to eat dango (round and soft glutinous rice cakes) and admire the beautiful moon. This year, Komugi offers a delectable set of Otsukimi Rabbits...

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Mid-Autumn Specials @ Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar
Aug26

Mid-Autumn Specials @ Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar

To celebrate the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival, Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar presented its Mid-Autumn Specials at Oriental Thai Chinese Cuisine with a range of special hand-crafted baked and snowskin mooncake selections. Mid-Autumn Festival is the time for gathering and reunion with loved ones and it’s a tradition to eat mooncakes. The mooncakes which are usually round in shape symbolize family reunion. Inspired by the Mid-Autumn...

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Mid-Autumn Mooncake Indulgence @ Dynasty Restaurant, Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel
Aug15

Mid-Autumn Mooncake Indulgence @ Dynasty Restaurant, Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel

It’s the season for mooncake again! This year, the Mid-Autumn Festival falls on September 15th. With just about a month away from the Mooncake Festival, many restaurants, supermarkets and hotels have started selling mooncakes gift boxes. I was recently invited to sample a selection of handcrafted traditional baked and snowskin mooncakes from Dynasty Restaurant at Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel. This year, Dynasty Restaurant...

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Famous Shanghai Mooncake from Yuen Fatt Biscuit 源發餅家 in Kluang
Aug01

Famous Shanghai Mooncake from Yuen Fatt Biscuit 源發餅家 in Kluang

A friend of mine went Johor for business trip and brought back the famous Shanghai Mooncake from Yuen Fatt Biscuit 源發餅家 in Kluang. If you don’t already know, Yuen Fatt is a famous bakery shop based in Kluang for its Shanghai Mooncake which is shaped like a rugby ball or fish or rat :/ The packaging of the Famous Shanghai Mooncake from Yuen Fatt Biscuit 源發餅家 in Kluang. This famous bakery shop in Kluang attract long queues...

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Tong Wah Mooncakes (东华饼家月饼)
Aug21

Tong Wah Mooncakes (东华饼家月饼)

With Mid-Autumn Festival around the corner, it’s time of the year to eat mooncakes and play lanterns. Celebrate this Mooncake Festival with delicious mooncakes from Tong Wah Confectionery (东华饼家)! With over 60 years of experience in the mooncake production line, mooncakes from Tong Wah Confectionery are not only delicious but also healthy as their mooncakes are low in sugar. Tong Wah mooncakes are freshly baked daily from their...

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Hakata Ippudo Ramen @ The Gardens, KL
Aug28

Hakata Ippudo Ramen @ The Gardens, KL

Last week, The Wifey and I was at Mid Valley Megamall for the Foodbex 2014 (Food & Beverage Expo). We decided to try out Ippudo Ramen at The Gardens Mall since Ippudo Ramen serves one of the best ramen in Malaysia. I had previously tried Hokkaido Santouka Ramen, Menya Musashi Ramen and Yamagoya Ramen; by far I think Menya Musashi is the best! The Wifey (not a ramen lover) thinks Menya Musashi’s ramen is just slightly above...

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