Drink

Sunrise Heartland Wines

9 Vines Wine Festival, Ampang + Free Tickets

Stamping Your Wine Passport: Travel in a Bottle Words: Claire Matheson Photos: Monica Tindall The wine glints a deep purple-red in the glass as it catches the soft light. Swirling softly around the bowl, it glides up to the rim before falling back again, leaving it…

Bitter & Smoke

Bar Trigona, Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Words: Kitty Lang Photos: Monica Tindall Bar Trigona is the stylish new cocktail bar at the long-awaited Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Resplendent in navy walls, floor-to-ceiling windows, lavish lighting and a heavy-handed sprinkling of marble, the luxur…

Aziendo Uggiano

Azienda Uggiano, Beautiful Wines of Tuscany

Monica Tindall I first discovered Azienda Uggiano wines at an event at Drift Dining and Bar in Kuala Lumpur. Immediately finding affection for these Tuscan wines, meeting one of the winemakers in person and imbibing in such happy surrounds only increased my fond…

Castello di Querceto, Chianti Classico, Tuscany

Castello di Querceto, Fine Wines in Tuscany

Monica Tindall The first sip I had of a Castello di Querceto wine was in an Italian restaurant in Kuala Lumpur. Tucked away in a bungalow in a quiet street in the city centre, Giovanni, Italian chef, restaurateur and wine importer, shared his affection for this wine …

Marie Antoinette & Pandan Love

Vertigo Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur Rooftop Bar

‘The highest rooftop bar in Kuala Lumpur’ Words: Tania Henry    Photos: Monica Tindall Kanye West’s song ‘All of Lights’ instantly came to mind when I thought back to my experience of the ultra cool and swanky bar, Vertigo, 59 levels high in the sky. V…