I was intrigued by a stall at Old Airport Road Food Centre called Cho Kee Noodle. What was so special about it? Well, they actually craft their own noodles (8 varieties) from their central kitchen with unique flavours like beetroot, spinach, seaweed, and whole grain. Cho Kee Noodle has been around since 1965, and is […] The post Cho Kee Noodle: Wanton mee stall with 8 varieties of handmade noodles like beetroot & spinach since 1965 appeared first on SETHLUI.com.
Evergreen, versatile, readily available and easy on the pocket, no one can really argue with a humble banana’s sweet, earthy and mealy appeal. Originally the signature fruit of the tropics, bananas comes in at least 10 to 15 varieties worldwide. Widely eaten across the globe, the fruit is omnipresent and deeply rooted in the culture of not just Southeast Asia but Africa, Europe, the US and the Middle East too. Everything including the banana stem, banana flower as well as peel has health benefit
Despite it being 2pm and sweltering hot, Lin’s Braised commanded a respectable and never-ending queue of customers at its quaint stall in Dunman Food Centre. Dunman Food Centre is certainly no stranger to well-known and well-loved hawker stalls, boasting popular stalls such as Say Seng Famous Tau Kwa Pau and Dunman Road Char Siew Wan […] The post Lin’s Braised: Authentic Taiwanese lu rou fan, but Hakka-style from S$4.80 appeared first on SETHLUI.com.
Popular musical festival, Woodstock, is coming to South Korea in 2023. Started as early as 1969, this will be the first time the iconic music and art festival will take place outside of the US. With the theme of ‘Freedom, Peace and Love’, the festival is slated for 28 to 30 July at Hantangang River Geopark complex, in Pocheon, Gyeonggi province in memory of the 70th anniversary of the Korean War armistice agreement. The news comes as a pleasant surprise for music lovers after the failed attempt
Heng Ji Chicken Rice is probably the oldest chicken rice stall in Singapore that is still standing. Rooted in Smith Street, Chinatown, for over 60 years, the chicken rice stall has been serving its own fanbase for the longest time even when it was located at a food alley back in 1970. Now relocated to […] The post Heng Ji Chicken Rice: Singapore’s oldest chicken rice stall serves old-school versions for nearly 70 years at Chinatown appeared first on SETHLUI.com.
Popular musical festival — Woodstock is coming to South Korea in 2023. Started as early as 1969, this will be the first time the iconic music and art festival will take place outside of the US. With the theme of ‘Freedom, Peace and Love’, the festival is slated for 28 to 30 July at Hantangang River Geopark complex, in Pocheon, Gyeonggi province in memory of the 70th anniversary of the Korean War armistice agreement. The news comes as a pleasant surprise for music lovers after the failed attempt
Bling Empire: New York, the spin-off of the hit Netflix show Bling Empire, dropped on 20 January and it has introduced an array of new high-net-worth Asian Americans alongside some familiar faces to an audience eager to see more of their ostentatious lifestyles. Though the set up of the show has moved from sunny Los Angeles to the steelier environs of the Big Apple, there is no compromise in the display of extravagance and rivalries. Dorothy Wang, one of the main cast members of the original sho
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In what is truly a fascinating discovery, scientists have detected a specific type of radio signal emitting from a galaxy which is located at a distance of about 9 billion light-years from Earth. This galaxy, named SDSSJ0826+5630, is a ‘star-forming galaxy’ that scientists were able to discover after capturing the signal it was emitting. The radio signal, which had a unique wavelength, was in the form of an electromagnetic radiation spectral line emitted by neutral hydrogen atoms. This line is a
Sushi Katori is a fine-dining omakase restaurant located at 21 Tanjong Pagar Road. It’s a collaboration between Robert Collick, Bruce Chapman (The Providore Group), and Ryuta Katori (one of Singapore’s most respected and promising sushi chefs). Chef Katori (born in Chiba prefecture) moved to Tokyo and refined his craft in the art of sushi-making at […] The post Sushi Katori: Exquisite omakase experience by Chef Ryuta Katori using air-flown Japanese ingredients appeared first on SETHLUI.com.
After weeks of grey skies and even a day where over a million workers across France went on strike, the capital jolted awake for Paris Fashion Week. Saturday, 21st January was decidedly sunny, bathing the geometric archways in Maison de L’Unesco with a golden hue — an illuminating setting for Hermès’ Autumn/Winter 2023 menswear collection. From the get go, creative director Véronique Nichanian’s vision of elegant insouciance, which has shaped Hermès’ menswear direction for close to 35 years, was
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If there’s anything positive about Singapore’s humid and tropical climate, it’s how cold desserts are always a welcome sight, most notably ice cream. This creamy cold treat has been soothing our ancestor’s throats as early as the second century B.C, albeit probably without sprinkles or whipped cream. These sweet treats are so accessible now that […] The post 10 best ice cream spots in Singapore that even your dentist would love appeared first on SETHLUI.com.
One of the most-anticipated video game adaptations of all time, The Last of Us was released by HBO on January 15. The pilot episode of the video game adaptation has made it the second-highest-rated TV episode on IMDb, tied with popular episodes from the likes of Game of Thrones, Chernobyl, Better Call Saul and more. Now, with a rating of 9.3, The Last of Us has also become the second highest-rated TV show on IMDb, just behind Breaking Bad. The series also has a 99% fresh score on Rotten Tomatoes
Lola’s Cafe at Simon Road is one of the OG cafes in Singapore that’s well-known to cafe-hopping enthusiasts. Don’t be alarmed if you’re around the neighbourhood and discover that their shutters aren’t opened, for they will be closed until Apr 2023. After hitting their 10th anniversary at Kovan, loyal fans have witnessed the various faces […] The post Lola’s Cafe at Simon Road closing for 2 months, starting 30 Jan 2023 appeared first on SETHLUI.com.
Valentino has announced its latest brand ambassador and its none other than South Korean rapper Suga from BTS. Suga aka Min Yoongi will now be joining the Rome-based fashion house’s ambassadors called ‘Di.VAs.’(Different Values). The news comes a day after Dior signed BTS’ Jimin as their global brand ambassador. BTS has been in a close relationship with the fashion world for quite some time now. From the group modelling for Louis Vuitton in 2021, to Kim Taehyung aka V attending a Celine show in
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Have you ever craved for both rosti and Taiwanese-based desserts at the same time? Well, if you by any chance do, Baole Desserts recently opened on 16 Jan 2023 at 190 Toa Payoh Lorong 6, serving both at wallet-friendly prices. Baole Desserts is a brand new takeaway kiosk that features a combination of Taiwanese and Singaporean flavours for […] The post New in town: Baole Desserts — Affordable rosti and handmade Taiwanese dessert at Toa Payoh appeared first on SETHLUI.com.
The Miss Universe 2022 beauty pageant concluded with another glorious win, where 28-year-old R’Bonney Gabriel from Texas, USA was crowned the coveted title in the recently held ceremony. The new Miss Universe 2022 winner competed against 84 women to bag the prestigious crown. Unsurprisingly, winning came with a lot more perks and prize money for Miss Universe 2022, which she will now use for social work. Harnaaz Sandhu, the reigning queen of the 70th edition of Miss Universe, passed the crown to