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Gobo Chit Chat Seafood Buffet

Gobo Chit Chat Seafood Buffet, Traders Hotel KL

Words: Monica Tindall Photos: Rich Callahan I’m going to start with a pretty bold statement: I think Gobo Chit Chat’s seafood buffet is the best in Kuala Lumpur! I know that’s a mighty big call considering the Malaysian love of sea creatures but if you’ve s…

Espetos

Mercat Barcelona Gastrobar, Brunch Mont Kiara

Words: Patricia Podorsek Photos: Monica Tindall As much as I love to eat at any time of day, brunch holds a special place in my heart. I love the leisurely pace of the meal, extended throughout the early afternoon following a deep weekend sleep, no rushing to work or a…

Chef Markus Fasser and Wife Charlotte

Chef Markus Fasser, Golfino Restaurant, Austria

Chef Markus Fasser (pictured on the left with his wife Charlotte), former Formula One chef and currently head chef at Golfino Restaurant in Austria, chats to The Yum List about life behind the scenes. What do you do and how did you get into the industry? I got into thi…

Snowman

Nobu KL Christmas Menu and New Year, 2018

Monica Tindall Nobu Kuala Lumpur is set to make your end of year celebrations delicious with their Christmas and New Year’s menus. Tonight we’re sky-high (literally, Nobu is on the 56th floor of KLCC tower 3) as the night lights begin to twinkle and we raise our …

Afternoon Tea Kuala Lumpur

Garage 51: Christmas Afternoon Tea

Words: Maggie Casey Photos: Monica Tindall The holiday season has always been a big deal for my family and me. The smells of gingerbread and cinnamon, the sight of a beautifully decorated Christmas tree, and the sounds of our favourite Christmas tunes humming thr…

Coppersmith Bar, Troika

12 Cocktails of Christmas, Troika Sky Dining

Words: Maggie Casey Photos: Monica Tindall There is something special about Christmas in the tropics. As a Canadian expat, there always seems to be a part of me that longs for a winter wonderland Christmas but celebrating in Malaysia soon shoos that idea away as he…

More of the Dreamy Pool at Kata Rocks Phuket

Kata Rocks Phuket by Infinite Luxury, Thailand

Monica Tindall The Kata Rocks experience begins with an airport pick-up. Greeted with a cool moist towel we ease into leather seats, adjusting them to a half-recline ready for the hour-long ride. Water and juice quench thirsts and coconut candies and crackers ta…