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About thetravellinggourmet

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.

Fortnum and Mason's celebrates Chinese New Year of the Rat!

Wow! Fortnum and Mason The Queen’s grocer celebrates Chinese New Year! Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Traveling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The resourceful and debonair Travelling Gourmet TM is astonished by HM The Queen’s grocer … Continue reading

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Be Square! Novotel Clarke Quay CNY Prosperity Buffet

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The indomitable and irrepressible Travelling Gourmet TM finds it is yummie to be square at… MOUTHWATERING The Square’s Prosperity Chinese New Year Buffet in Novotel … Continue reading

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Michelin Star Chef sues Michelin Guide!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The irascible and irrepressible Travelling Gourmet TM tale of a disgruntled Chef suing the… MICHELIN Guide… 31 December 2019 Cheddar, Saffron and Soufflé A French … Continue reading

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Pleasing PUNJAB Grill

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The suave and indomitable Travelling Gourmet TM goes to the Punjab Grill… MY favourite Indian restaurant. Arguably the best Indian restaurant for fine Indian cuisine … Continue reading

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Melt Cafe in Mandarin Oriental

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The resourceful and debonair Travelling Gourmet TM goes to feast at a MEGA Buffet in… MANDARIN Oriental in Melt Cafe. My first stop was the … Continue reading

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Conrad Centennial Weekend Festive Afternoon Tea!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The debonair and dashing Travelling Gourmet TM savours a… MARVELLOUS elegant Weekend Festive Afternoon Tea in the Lobby Lounge of the Conrad Centennial. The teas … Continue reading

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Man’s BEST friend!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The audacious and resourceful Travelling Gourmet tells you about… MAN’S BEST friend…the noble dog. L’animale e il miglior amico dell uomo: non fa domande e … Continue reading

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