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Sun Sin – Underrated Beef Brisket Noodles In Hong Kong, Possibly Better Than Kau Kee

Cantonese-style Beef Brisket Noodles, or locally known as Ngau Lam Mein, is a popular dish that can be enjoyed in many eateries across Hong Kong. You can witness the popularity of this dish if you have ever been past Kau Kee 九記牛腩 at Central. The crazy long queue does not lie. There is, of course, more than one place that serves this dish if you don’t fancy standing under the hot sun for 2 hours. Previously on the Michelin Bib Gourmand list, Sun Sin 新仙清湯腩咖哩專門店 is another spot that counts itself as an expert in making beef......

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The Guest House 請客樓 - 2 Michelin Star Chinese Restaurant In Taipei, With Delicious Sichuan And Taiwanese Cuisine

The Guest House 請客樓 – 2 Michelin Star Chinese Restaurant In Taipei, With Delicious Sichuan And Taiwanese Cuisine

The Guest House 請客樓 is one of the five restaurants awarded with 2 Michelin Stars during the Michelin Guide Taipei for its “excellent cooking that’s worth a detour”. The other 4 restaurants are RAW, Tairroir, Sushi Anomato, and Shoun RyuGin 祥雲龍吟. During my last trip, some of my...

April 14, 2019
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Taipei Michelin Guide 2019 – 24 Street Food With Bib Gourmand, Includes Fuzhou Black Pepper Bun, Lan Jia Gua Bao, Liu Yu Zai

Taipei Michelin Guide 2019 – 24 Street Food With Bib Gourmand, Includes Fuzhou Black Pepper Bun, Lan Jia Gua Bao, Liu Yu Zai

The Taipei Michelin Guide has announced their Bib Gourmand awardees, with 24 street food stalls found in night markets included, of which 15 of them are new entries. Interestingly, the guide chose to announce the Bib Gourmand restaurant/eateries and street food listees separately this year. 9 of last...

April 03, 2019
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Sarang Oci – Manadonese Cuisine Specialty Restaurant In Jakarta, Known For Daring Amount Of Spices

Sarang Oci – Manadonese Cuisine Specialty Restaurant In Jakarta, Known For Daring Amount Of Spices

While many of us familiar with the term “Padang Cuisine” and “Sundanese Cuisine”, the same cannot be said for “Manadonese Cuisine”. Manadonese cuisines (sometimes known as “Manado cuisine” or “Minahasan cuisine” is known for its daring uses of spices and lots of chilis, giving it the reputation of...

March 19, 2019
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Tamawarai 玉笑 - 1 Michelin Starred Soba Restaurant In Tokyo, Be Prepared To Wait 2 Hours Or More

Tamawarai 玉笑 – 1 Michelin Starred Soba Restaurant In Tokyo, Be Prepared To Wait 2 Hours Or More

It is not uncommon to queue up for food, especially at the famous establishments. But my experience for a bowl of Michelin-starred Soba at Tamawarai 玉笑 was one which stretched my patience (and perhaps friendship). Tamawarai is a small 14-seater non-descript one Michelin starred Soba place located in...

March 10, 2019
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