Top Cuisines in Singapore – Rejuvenate your taste buds

In Singapore, food is something you must not ignore. There is a wide variety of cuisine that must be tried out and it could be anything from Hainanese chicken rice to chilli crab.

Cuisines in Singapore | Image Credit - Smuconlaw, CC BY-SA 4.0 Via Wikipedia Commons

Cuisines in Singapore | Image Credit – Smuconlaw, CC BY-SA 4.0 Via Wikipedia Commons

Rojak

This is a mixture of fruits and vegetables, commonly found in Malaysia and Indonesia in addition to Singapore. Rojak has many versions of preparation, which usually consist of bean sprouts, greens, deep fried soybean cake, fried flour, pineapple, cucumber and roasted peanuts. The interfusion of these greens and fruits give a rich reddish colour to rojak.

Singapore Sling

Also known as gin sling, this drink was introduced before 1915 by a bartender. This drink is made of gin, cherry, liqueur, Benedictine, pomegranate and pineapple juices. Sarawak pineapples are used to make the creamy top. This is usually meant for ladies owing to its pinkish hue.

Mooncakes

This round-shaped sweetmeat has various purposes. In early Chinese history, Zhu Yuanzhang, a military leader, is said to have distributed messages through these mooncakes in a bid to topple the Mongolian rule. If you are planning a trip and are looking for the best hotel for dining Asia, reserve your stay in a place offered by Park Hotel Group or any other prior to arrival.

Yong Tau Foo

Yong Tau Foo means ‘stuffed bean curd’ conveniently available anywhere in Singapore. This dish contains chilli, lady’s fingers, bean curd, bitter gourd, mushroom and eggplant. Yong Tau Foo is also available at supermarkets ready to prepare. The curd is stuffed with fish. A proper Yong Tau Foo should have a proper fish paste. This could come either dry or in soup format.

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Must try delicacies in Fiji – The Finest in island Fare

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Fiji consists of more than three-hundred islands and is easily one of the top holiday destinations in the world. The nation’s cuisine is bound to be uniquely familiar, and boasts many indulgences.

 

Kokoda
This is definitely one of the better ways to begin your adventure into the cuisine of Fiji. It’s a fish salad of sorts, where Mahi Mahi fish is left to cook for a long time after being marinated in fresh lemon. Later, coconut cream is added along with diced tomatoes, chilli, salt, pepper and spring onions. It is usually served in a massive clamshell or half a coconut shell. It’s commonly served as an appetiser in any Fiji restaurant.

 

Nama
This is a form of seaweed that resembles tiny grapes. They are at their best when prepared with freshly grated coconut, salt, lemon juice and chilli. You’re bound to love the flavourful explosions as the beads pop in your mouth.

 

Lovo
Probably the most essential eating experience if you’re in Fiji, Lovo involves a range of meat and vegetables wrapped in banana leaves and then cooked for a long time under the ground. If you’re staying at a hotel such as InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort and Spa, be sure to check if they have a Lovo Night.

 

Taro
This a starchy root vegetable that is a staple in Fijian cuisine, although commonly boiled and made into a curry, taro chips are one of the best snacks Fiji has to offer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Top 4 Burger Restaurants in Abu Dhabi – Mouth-Watering Monster Burgers

Burgers, originating from America have become a popular food choice in many parts of the world, including Abu Dhabi. Here are some of the best burger restaurants in the emirate.

 

Bel Mondo

 

Bel Mondo is famous for their cheeseburger, comprising of a fresh beef patty, crunchy greens and local cheese. Diners can even sit back and enjoy shisha while snacking on this scrumptious burger. Bel Mondo can be found on Hamdan Street in Al Markaziyah.

 

The Palm

 

The Palm, a restaurant part of Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts, serves international cuisine and some of the best burgers in the area. In Sir Bani Yas Island, activities offered by the resort can take its toll on you, so make sure to load up on all the calories each day!

 

Café Arabia

 

Café Arabia is the ideal place to taste burgers in a local Arabian setting. The café also serves a variety of other dishes on top of amazing service. Café Arabia is located in Villa No 224/1, 15th Street in Abu Dhabi.

 

The One Café

 

The One Café is a chic New York themed café offering an assortment of mouth watering gourmet burgers accompanied with homemade ketchup! The One Café can be found on Sheikh Zayed 1st Street, Khalidiya.

 

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