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Food, glorious food!

The Ultimate Chocolate Chocolate Cake For The Chocoholic

SleeplessInKL proudly, excitedly, and deliriously presents to you — The Ultimate Chocolate Chocolate Cake For The Chocoholic’! As you can deduce from the photo, making this cake is as easy as counting from 1 to 5: 1. Buy/bake a cake, preferably chocolate so that it will go with the whole chocolatey theme — something like … Continue reading »

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Jeruk Mempelam (Pickled Green Mangoes)

There’s a mango tree in a street corner in our neighbourhood that is always laden with fruit. Unfortunately, those mangoes are of what we call the mempelam variety — small and extremely sour, even when already ripe — that’s why they’re spared by the neighbourhood kids. The few times when we dared pick the fruit, … Continue reading »

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Caramelised Onion & Feta Cheese Pizza

It all started when I checked my fridge this morning. I found a 500-gm tetra pack of feta cheese which a good friend brought back for me from Egypt…and it’s expiring in 2 days! At the same time, I was feeling kinda under the weather earlier today and didn’t want anything too complicated or that … Continue reading »

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Yeli Xiali Uyghur Restaurant In Shanghai

During my recent business trip to Shanghai, I had the opportunity to sample Chinese food of an entirely different type — Uyghur cuisine — at a restaurant called Yeli Xiali. The Uyghurs are a Turkic ethnic group living primarily in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in the People’s Republic of China. As most of the … Continue reading »

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Filipino Food That I Miss…

After a whirlwind trip to the Philippines last week, I am back to work in KL. I haven’t quite fully recovered from the fatigue yet. Worse, my taste buds are still screaming for all the food that I indulged in during my trip. Ahh…the food. It’s always about the food! In GenSan (General Santos City, … Continue reading »

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