Category Archives: Hobbies

NOVOTEL Stevens Festive Buffet!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The debonair and indomitable Travelling Gourmet TM goes to fabulous Food Exchange to savour the… MERRY Festive Buffet featuring international specialities to tempt even the … 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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I like ROOTS BUT I prefer ravishing flowers and fruits above ground! RACINES

Story and photos by The Travelling Gourmet TM copyright all rights reserved The resourceful and remarkable Travelling Gourmet TM goes in search of Roots aka “racines” in French. Ou e mes amis? (In French: where, my friends?) The answer is … Continue reading

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Waitrose Beautifully Simple Hainanese Chicken Rice???Wahahah!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copytight all rights reserved The innovative and creative Travelling Gourmet TM tells you about the controversial… MISINTERPRETATION of a celebrated dish in sunny Singapore… The latest asinine “scandal” over … Continue reading

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RED Farm…in LONDON

Copyright all rights reserved The intrepid and implacable Travelling Gourmet TM reveals the MODCHINOIS Chinese restaurant tailored to Americans aka as the Cantonese in Hong Kong SAR of the PRC, say: “kwai loh”… NEW in LONDON! Copyright all rights reserved … Continue reading

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MAESTRO della cucina Prego is…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM All rights reserved copyright TOP SECRET well it was… The late but great multiple Michelin Starred Chef Joël Robuchon and The irrepressible Travelling Gourmet TM The mysterious and debonair … Continue reading

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Gastronomic Safari Normandy

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The irrepressible and debonair Travelling Gourmet TM flies to… MARVELLOUS Normandy to taste superb Cheeses, Caramels and Calvados… One of the most delightful pleasures of … Continue reading

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