Category Food, baking & drinks

My first visit to a 2 star Michelin restaurant!

After trying the somewhat disappointing worlds cheapest 1 Michelin star meal here in Singapore, I thought I’d bounce back with trying a two star joint for the first time. The chosen place: Shisen Hanten. It’s about time I tried a next level Michelin star joint. I’ve previously tasted a handful of 1 star establishments, with […]

I tried the worlds cheapest 1 Michelin star restaurant!

Singapore has a plethora of restaurants in all price ranges, this is somewhat of a food lovers heaven. The  country currently has one 3-star Michelin place, quite a few 2-star places, and many 1-stars. Here is the complete list. It stirred some controversy not too long ago when two hawker stalls made it on to […]

Tested: Ben & Jerry’s Keep caramel and cookie on

Boom! Just as I was finished trying and reviewing all the flavors of Singapore that I’ve never had, B&J hit me right in the solar plexus with a new one: Keep caramel and cookie on! Can it be a serious contender to the amazing Red Velvet, or vanilla caramel fudge..? Read on to find out. […]

Tested: Singapore’s best cheesecake

A few weeks ago, I had a real cheesecake run. First, on Wednesday, trying the best rated cheesecake in Singapore: Cat & Fiddle bakery. On Sunday, I also tried  Japanese style cheesecake for the first time, and two different Ben & Jerry’s cheesecake flavored ice cream. A quadruple whammy! This post is my evaluation of […]

Tested: Ben & Jerry’s Caramel cheesecake

It was the last one on my list, and only available in small packages that were part of a box of different flavors. Was it because it’s disgusting, or too good to have it’s own pint? Read on to find out! During the weekend, I bought one of the multi-packs that contained four smaller servings. […]

Review: Hello Kitty Orchid garden

It’s no secret that I’m a fan of Hello Kitty. I have a HK pillow, a HK bracelet, a HK onesie pajamas, and I even tried to get HK to sponsor me for a fitness competition. My plan was simple. I made an Instagram video where I dead lifted 200 kg wearing my HK pajamas, […]

Tested: Ben & Jerry’s Cookies and cream cheesecake core

I have confession to make: I’m a cheesecake master. I’m not saying it to brag or boast, merely trying to convey that over the past 6 years I’ve baked hundreds of cheesecakes and experimented with many different ingredients, proportions and methods. So naturally, whenever I come across a product in the cheesecake category – my […]

Tested: Ben & Jerry’s Boom chocolatta! Cookie core

The mission continues! Since coming to Singapore, I’ve tried almost all of the flavors. It was time to go teeth deep into Boom chocolatta cookie core. How well did it live up to the hype? Read on to find out. Sweetness balance: 5/10 I think it’s too bitter. Texture: 5/10 This one is difficult to […]

Tested: Ben & Jerry’s Brownie batter core

I’m rapidly approaching the end of my project to try all the flavors that I don’t have at home. Now, it’s only two or three left on the list! The most recent flavor I got my hands on was Brownie Batter Core. Did it deliver? Read on to find out. Sweetness balance: 7/10 Quite good, […]

Tested: Ben & Jerry’s Everything but the..

I quickly left the Indian restaurant with screaming kids as soon as I finished my meal. In my hand was a ticket to see the movie Tomb Raider – but I needed to purchase some snacks to bring into the movies. I headed toward a grocery store at the mall where I knew the flavor […]