WINNIE EATS: KANADA-YA

It seems that there is a huge noodle explosion in London recently and I managed to try Kanada-Ya with fellow food buddy Kristabel. Here, I got to indulge in some of my favourite things – noodles and taking photos of food! Located a stones throw from Tottenham Court Road, it is located directly opposite massive Japanese noodle

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WINNIE EATS: BIRD

A little while ago I was in London hanging out with Kristabel and one thing is for sure, whenever we get together, food is ALWAYS involved. After spotting Bird on Instagram, we hot footed it to East London to sample their fried chicken. We had original buttermilk fried chicken wings with a soy and spring

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WINNIE EATS: STAX DINER

As soon as I spotted a picture of fried chicken and waffles appear on instagram, I knew I had to check out Stax Diner when I was next in London. My sister and I ordered the chicken and waffles and I was super eager to try their fried onion blossom but unfortunately burgers, fries and

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MANGO PUDDING

Mango pudding is a well known Hong Kong dessert. In some restaurants in HK, it’s often served as a complimentary dessert but it’s actually been a long time since this was offered to me. It’s surprisingly easy to make at home as it uses minimal ingredients and minimal time. While I’ve been sworn to secrecy

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GOODIES

I am a sucker for cute snacks and of course, when my family visit HK, they always bring back some essential treats. Among some of the things include Chinese pastries and cookies, traditional candy (Dragon Beard Candy/龍鬚糖) and my absolute favourite green tea Kit Kats (they were pretty hard to track down!). The novelty magnets are

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LOVELY LONDON

London is just 1hr 30mins away by train so it’s no surprise that I find myself visiting quite often. My visits are usually a mix of catching up with friends, food, coffee, shopping and Art galleries. London is lovely whenever the weather but on lovely sunny days, there really is no place quite like it!

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CNY 2014

Hello Year of the Horse! Chinese New Year is a big deal in our house and most Chinese follow different variations of traditions – some stricter than others! In our house, the past few weeks has seen mandarin oranges, traditional festive foods and plenty of decorations enter our household. Among some of the traditions/superstitions before

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SNACK TIME

Japanese snacks and candy have always been firm favourites in our household, with Pocky and Pretz a particular favourite of mine. When I was in HK last Summer I found some Wasabi Pretz and made a note to bring some back but alas I didn’t find them again. So when I saw these online over

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WINNIE EATS: FESTIVE FOOD

Hot pot at my Cousins. Plenty of seafood this year! Our usual Christmas lunch and then dinner at my grandmas. The kid’s table is definitely where it’s at! Boxing day started with  turkey toasties and ended with a meal with family friends. I love the deep fried soft shell crab with chill and garlic. Plenty

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