Author Archives: Lohcifer

Weak!

Denmark has recalled several spicy ramen noodle products by South Korean company Samyang. The Danish Veterinary and Food Administration said it had assessed the levels of capsaicin in a single packet to be “so high that they pose a risk … Continue reading

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S$1,950/- In My Mouth

Oaks sells a box of Behike (10 sticks) for S$19,500/-. Yesterday, Mr P of Maduro treated me to one. Wow!!! When I thanked him, he said “It’s not about the price, it’s all about our friendship.” Speechless. NOTE:  To celebrate … Continue reading

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Fucked-up Asia

Oh, isn’t this rich? Back in 2002, Hindu mobs, with state police conveniently looking the other way and egged on by the ever-so-charming Chief Minister Narendra Modi, went on a delightful rampage against Muslims across the state. Fast forward to … Continue reading

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Calling All Freeloaders and Cheapskates! Free Char Siew is Here! Just Curse Your Kids!

Oh, so you want a free plate of roasted honey barbecue pork worth S$15.80? Easy peasy! All you have to do is curse out your kid in Cantonese right in front of a Crystal Jade restaurant staff member. Just drop … Continue reading

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White Asparagus

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A5 Wagyu

Towa opens for lunch starting today. Prior to that Chef Toshikazu Miyangagi would only open at lunch time for special guests, upon request. I had A5 wagyu for sukiyaki:

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Squid Ink Pasta

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Foie Gras

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I Trust My Own Tastebuds

A noodle stall holder said that the first two weeks of his opening were “quite quiet.” Then “I engaged a few TikTokers to spread the word and after the videos went out, we’ve been drawing a crowd.” Now there are … Continue reading

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Latamcham Gala Ball

At last night’s Latamcham Gala Ball at the Shang, I ate the largest piece of beef short rib in my life; guests were quipping that it could have come from one of those ginormous bulls killed in a bullfight!

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