Perky PENANG Promotion!

MAYBE I’m lucky, but I get to enjoy Penang food THREE times a year, and I don’t even have to fly there. HOW? Simply because, the Penang Hawkers’ Fare promotion at York Hotel in Singapore is on in March, September and December every year. The famous Penang Hawkers have been coming here since 1986, and this year there are 10 of them. I was there recently and met my friend, slim and bespectacled Ah Kwang, who makes the best ‘Lor Bak’ in Penang. I know his 80 year old father who has now retired and handed the business over to his son. Whenever my family visited Penang, my father would always insist that we go to their stall in a small Kopi Tiam in Kampong Malabar. I shall tell you more later in Part 2……

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As a renowned Travel, Food & Wine Writer he has travelled the world in a keen & indomitable pursuit of exotic delicacies & fine wines. His articles have been published in over 20 prestigious publications, both local & international. Dr. Lim has toured and trained in Wine Evaluation & Oenology in most of the world's top wine producing areas from France to Australia. The Travelling Gourmet says, "Gastronomy has no frontier. These are the gastronomic voyages of The Travelling Gourmet. My unending mission. To explore strange new cuisines, to seek out new wines and new culinary experiences, to boldly go where no gourmet has gone before...." Have pen, will travel. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any other information storage & retrieval system, without permission from Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet and/or MSN. Material may be works of fiction. Names, characters, places and incidents may be true but may also be products of the author's imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance whatsoever to actual person or persons, either dead or living, events, or locales may be entirely and purely coincidental and unintentional. No part of this website may be used to villify others or for criminal purposes. Interests: Travel, Food, Wines, Cooking, Wine Appreciation, Parachuting, Languages, Music, Reading, Swimming, Hunting, Ballet, Fencing, Archery, Anthropology and more... The Travelling Gourmet is a copyrighted trademark. All rights and photos reserved. No part may be reproduced without permission.
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