Tag: Bib Gourmand


Hoo Kee Rice Dumplings - Bak Chang With Michelin Bib Gourmand, At Amoy Street Food Centre

Some may not know that there is a rice dumpling stall awarded with a Michelin Bib Gourmand. So the French inspectors do give accolades to a humble Bak Chang stall. What would Qu Yuan think about it? (Just so you know: Rice Dumplings, otherwise called “Zong Zi” or “Bak Chang” are traditionally eaten during the Duanwu Festival / Dragon Boat Festival, which falls on the 5th day of the 5th month of the lunar calendar. Long story short: It was eaten to commemorate the death of Qu Yuan, a famous Chinese poet from the kingdom of Chu during the......

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Alliance Seafood - Chilli Crabs And BBQ Sting Ray With Michelin Bib Gourmand, At Newton Food Centre

Alliance Seafood – Chilli Crabs And BBQ Sting Ray With Michelin Bib Gourmand, At Newton Food Centre

One of the surprising names that appeared in the Singapore Michelin Bib Gourmand is Alliance Seafood found at Stall 27 Newton Hawker Centre. Can’t deny that it is a more established name within the food centre itself, with more than 30 years in operation. But somehow, it is not...

April 26, 2018
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Trusty Congee King 靠得住 - 1st Congee Restaurant Awarded The Michelin Bib Gourmand In Hong Kong, Tasty Pork Liver & Scallop Congee

Trusty Congee King 靠得住 – 1st Congee Restaurant Awarded The Michelin Bib Gourmand In Hong Kong, Tasty Pork Liver & Scallop Congee

Trusty Congee King 靠得住 is the first congee restaurant ever to be included in the Michelin Guide’s Bib Gourmand listing. While it was recommended in the guide from 2011 to 2016, it finally earned the recognition of offering “exceptionally good food at moderate prices” status by the...

April 09, 2018
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Tasty Congee & Noodle 正斗粥麵專家 - Famous Wantun Noodles Restaurant At IFC Hong Kong, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

Tasty Congee & Noodle 正斗粥麵專家 – Famous Wantun Noodles Restaurant At IFC Hong Kong, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

The other well-known Wonton Noodle makers in Hong Kong, other than the Mak’s family, will be the Ho(s). Some background story: Mak Woon-chi is the ‘noodle king’ who changed the landscape of Hong Kong’s wanton noodle, and his family and disciples went on to open the different...

March 19, 2018
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Hangzhou Xiao Long Bao 杭州小籠湯包 - The Other Famous Dumpling Shop In Taipei, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

Hangzhou Xiao Long Bao 杭州小籠湯包 – The Other Famous Dumpling Shop In Taipei, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

A Taiwanese friend told me that while the tourists go for extra-super-famous Din Tai Fung 鼎泰豐, the locals head to the more ‘humble’ Hangzhou Xiao Long Bao 杭州小籠湯包. Founded by the Huang brothers who were raised in the Huaguang Community, Hangzhou Xiao Long Bao is a family-run business...

March 08, 2018
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Taipei Michelin Bib Gourmand 2018. Fuzhou Black Pepper Bun, Fu Hang Soy Milk And Yongkang Beef Noodles Awarded

Taipei Michelin Bib Gourmand 2018. Fuzhou Black Pepper Bun, Fu Hang Soy Milk And Yongkang Beef Noodles Awarded

The Michelin stars will be arriving to Taipei next week, but first… the Michelin Bib Gourmand list. The Bib Gourmand is awarded to restaurants and street stalls under a certain price range. There are 36 awardees, of which 10 are located in Taipei’s popular night markets. Some of...

March 06, 2018
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New Lucky Claypot Rice - Traditional Charcoal Fired Claypot Rice At Holland Drive, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

New Lucky Claypot Rice – Traditional Charcoal Fired Claypot Rice At Holland Drive, With Michelin Bib Gourmand

The Singapore Michelin Bib Gourmand has gotten more inclusive, with the entrant of a traditional style Claypot Rice stall. Stalls to be more specific, as New Lucky Claypot Rice occupies two stall spaces located within the Holland Drive Market and Food Centre. (Click PLAY for video highlights of New...

June 25, 2017
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