Monthly Archives: January 2013

Bellisimma Baglioni!

Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved Food photos are of real food with no special effects or props The irrepressible Travelling Gourmet visits London and feels right at home in the… MARVELLOUS London … Continue reading

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A Poem for Maui

Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved   MAUI was my very good friend. I loved her. She was a big Malamute dog with green eyes that belonged to my friend & neighbour. Maui had … Continue reading

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Educational and Exciting Epicurean Market!

Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet All rights reserved Food photos are of real food with NO props or special effects The intrepid Travelling Gourmet goes to a casino at… MARINA Bay Sands to taste food, wine … Continue reading

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EMPIRE Cafe in Raffles Hotel is now a ghost town

Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved The indomitable Travelling Gourmet visits Empire Cafe in Singapore’s Raffles Hotel to find… MANY empty tables and a deserted cafe! I and my companions were the only … Continue reading

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MOULDY German Chocolates!

Story by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved The intrepid Travelling Goumet gets a present of Laroshell Obstbraende German Chocolates only to find that… MOULDY chocolates were inside the box! I made a note of the bar code 4 … Continue reading

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The Travelling Gourmet & Chef Wan…

Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet The inspiring Travelling Gourmet is in the audience for the BBC TV show broadcast worldwide , “Mishal Husain meets Chef Wan“… http://www.mychefwan.com/chefwan_event_gallery_bbc.html MAKING mouthwatering dishes is my friend Chef Wan’s … Continue reading

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Tempo RUBATO…a gastronomic symphony

Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved Photos are of REAL food with NO props or special effects The resourceful Travelling Gourmet goes to a remote housing estate near the Jalan Peminpin Industrial Park to savour… … Continue reading

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Remont or Ремонт means Renovation…

in the Russian language… Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved Photos are of REAL food with no special effects or props The irrepressible Travelling Gourmet stays in a 21st Century Bed & Breakfast … Continue reading

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Dining in style 70 floors up…

Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim the Travelling GourmetTM All photos are of real food with NO special effects or props! The indomitable Travelling Gourmet savours Chef Lee Bennett’s MODERN European cuisine in Equinox on top of Swissotel The Stamford. … Continue reading

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Fish in the East…

Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved. Food photos are of REAL food with NO special effects or props! The indomitable Travelling Gourmet goes to the East Coast of sunny Singapore to taste… “Meeresfruechte” … Continue reading

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