Culinary trends and the people who set them…
02 Dec 2015
What do you do when you’ve got stunning interiors, a tourist magnet of an address, and unbeatable views over the city? Aura’s chef-owner Beppe de Vito could’ve taken it easy, slapped up a couple of casual Italian plates and waited for the tills to ring. But he didn’t. Instead, he’s fashioned a timelessly elegant venue poised to become a dining destination in its own right.
31 Oct 2015
With restaurants as with romance, how does one move on from a grand affair? Like marrying a human rights lawyer after dating a string of celebrity girlfriends, perhaps, Bacchanalia’s brand new Hong Kong Street venue is such a divergence from its maiden venture in the Masonic Club that parallels are hard to draw.
02 Oct 2015
Satsuki Teppan Kaiseki dispels all the notion that Teppanyaki restaurants cannot be posh or refined.
01 Sep 2015
CURE serves quality dishes without ceremony, and is currently touted as the restaurant to watch in the ever-vibrant Keong Saik area.
04 Aug 2015
It’s hard to keep track of the large array of mooncakes offered this season, so we pick the ones that will send you over the moon.
01 Jul 2015
Spizza Mercato’s menu retains Spizza favourites Burratina, thin-crust pizzas, and handmade pastas, but will also excite with a new selection that includes Panini Sandwiches, Torta (a small, cheese-rich deep-dish pizza), and the Panzerotti, a mini pizza folded over into a puff.
01 Jun 2015
At the new Dominique Ansel Kitchen in New York’s West Village, more than 70 percent of the menu is finished, assembled, or baked upon order – a huge boon for anyone who has tasted the difference between madeleines that are freshly baked and not.
05 May 2015
Family dinners for Jean-Philippe Patruno in Grenoble were 100-person affairs, marked by copious amounts of polenta with porcini.
27 Mar 2015
Seamlessly blending cutting-edge design with traditional Chinese culture and philosophy, the newly opened Sunrise Kempinski Hotel in Beijing promises to become one of the world’s most iconic architectural structures.
31 Dec 2014
Where to bring the folks for a rambunctious reunion meal.