Category Archives: Wine Appreciation

Pssst…the codeword is GIN…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM All rights reserved copyright The inquisitive and irrepressible Travelling Gourmet TM discovers the secret of the plain dark door in… MARRIOTT Tang Plaza…you may not remember the Roaring Twenties … Continue reading

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M5…Madonna, Mama mia..Mondo mio!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved All photos are of REAL food with NO photoshop Food styling by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GOurmet TM and his team The indomitable and … Continue reading

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Palace by the Potomac at Mandarin Oriental DC

Palace by the Potomac… Luxury in Washington DC at the…MANDARIN ORIENTAL   Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved Food photos are of real food with no photoshop Palace by the Potomac… … Continue reading

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Lavish and lovely La Ferme Saint Simeon

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The debonair and unruffled Travelling Gourmet TM jets to a land once ravaged by… MERCILESS wars, but is now a haven for gourmet cuisine and … Continue reading

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MANDARIN’s Mystical MOONcakes!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The MOON is glowing at the Mandarin Orchard… The audacious and debonair  was privileged and honoured to have a very special VIP Tasting of the … Continue reading

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Pacific MOONcakes to drool over…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved The affable and unassuming Travelling Gourmet TM travels to taste the… MOUTHWATERING MOONcakes of Hai Tien Lo. Hai Tien Lo helmed for 11 years by … Continue reading

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B and B…Ballooning & BRISTOL!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM Copyright all rights reserved  The adventurous and audacious Travelling Gourmet TM goes up and away to 2000 feet Above Sea Level in a… MAJESTIC hot air balloon! It was … Continue reading

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