Aunty Gemuk Char Koay Teow @ Kelana Jaya

vkeongChar Koay Teow, Food and Drink, Hawker Food, Petaling Jaya, Pork Free, Selangor4 Comments


While I respect the dedication Aunty Gemuk has put into her craft over the past few decades, the same couldn’t be said for her pork free rendition of Penang Char Koay Teow. Many claim this is one of the best Char Koay Teow in town but I have to refute that wholeheartedly. I refuse to give in to the mass opinion that this is how Penang Char Koay Teow tastes like.

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Tim Ho Wan Dim Sum Restaurant @ Mid Valley City

vkeongDim Sum, Food and Drink, Kuala Lumpur, Non Halal, Restaurant1 Comment


Tim Ho Wan is perhaps one of the more well-known dim sum restaurant in Hong Kong. Now that they have opened a branch at Mid Valley City, Malaysians need not travel to Hong Kong or Singapore for a taste of their acclaimed dim sum.
The fame of Tim Ho Wan began when it was awarded a Michelin Star in 2010. While it is not uncommon to see restaurants with Michelin Star in Hong Kong, Tim Ho Wan’s ability to attain a star despite not being a fine dining restaurant gained a lot of attention.
Moreover, the chef’s intention was to serve quality dim sum at people-friendly prices. That earned his dim sum joint the reputation of being the world’s cheapest Michelin-starred restaurant.

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