Noticed the recent explosion of frozen yogurt cafes? It’s great news for fro-yo lovers like me! With competition heating up, fro-yo cafes are upping the ante to attract customers. One of the newest kids on the scene is Yigloo, located at Basement 2 of VivoCity. It’s next to Petite Provence and where the food kiosks [...]
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There are a number of new F&B outlets at VivoCity. One of them is Honeymoon Dessert, which is a chain of Hong Kong dessert shops (it also has multiple outlets in China). Rick and I stopped by after dinner on a weeknight.
Posted in Eat-Out: Desserts, Pastries, Snacks on Apr 8th, 2010
Ever since I got married, my consumption of ice cream has increased exponentially. Naturally, my dear spouse must be credited for this unhealthy phenomenon. For someone who cannot survive without a fortnightly ice cream fix, Rick was horrified to learn that before I met him, I ate ice cream at most 3 times a year.
Howdy, my dear fellow foodies! Have you been eating well? Sorry for the lack of updates. I’ve been so busy with Lunar New Year-related activities. Really need to clear my backlog of posts! Let’s start with this one, which was Sunday lunch with mother-in-law and hubby two weeks before Lunar New Year. We only tried [...]
Posted in Eat-Out: Chinese on Apr 4th, 2009
Remember how much I was raving about Putien? Heh, I couldn’t get it out of my head, so when I was at Vivocity this week for some shopping, I had to return to Putien! As I was alone, and wasn’t very hungry, I didn’t order any noodles or rice. Since I love duck and yam, [...]
After the previous night’s not-so-satisfying dinner, tonight’s dinner was like manna from heaven! Well, ok, maybe exaggerating a little, but we really enjoyed every dish we ate! Putien makes their own tofu. Fresh, firm but super smooth, the tofu was divine! The tasty brown gravy was of the right consistency: not too thick but sticky [...]
I’m gonna be brutally harsh and declare that I’m never coming back to this place. Ditto the hubby who has even more brutal things to say, but this is a family-friendly blog so let’s just leave it as that. Actually, we enjoyed the food. The fish curry gravy was a delightful blend of spicy, sweet, [...]