Category Archives: History

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 SoufflĂ© A French … 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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White Truffle from Alba in AURA!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The irrepressible and indomitable Travelling Gourmet TM attends the XX Anniversary World Alba White Truffle Charity Auction dinner in… MERAVIGLIOSO Aura ristorante in historic Singapore’s … Continue reading

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RAFFLES Reborn…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The audacious and debonair Travelling Gourmet TM goes to La Grande Dame… MAJESTIC Raffles, and finds many delights…The Raffles officially re-opened on 1 August 2019, … Continue reading

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Mooncakes – Shangri-La sticks to old favourites

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The resourceful and audacious Travelling Gourmet TM tastes Shangri-La’s classic… MOONCAKES…like Plain Lotus Seed Paste, Lotus Seed with Single Yolk, Lotus Seed with Double Yolks … Continue reading

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Parkroyal Pickering Loco Local celebrates National Day ’19!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The indomitable and debonair Travelling Gourmet TM goes to the… MOUTHWATERING Hawker Themed Buffet called Loco Local at LIME in Parkroyal Pickering. To celebrate gastronomically … Continue reading

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Novotel Celebrates Singapore’s National Day 2019

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The dashing and debonair celebrates Singapore’s 54th National Day with a… MARVELLOUS Asian Buffet Dinner for $54 nett at Food Exchange in Novotel Stevens Singapore. … Continue reading

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