A Malaysian Blog about Food, Family and Friends – by Lyrical Lemongrass
I’m not kidding. That is the name of the restaurant. Imagine my hesitance as I approached the front desk of what I believed was The Club @ The Saujana. The conversation could very likely have turned out to be: Me: Hi, I’m looking for The Restaurant. Front Desk: Which restaurant, ma’am? Me: The Restaurant. Front [...]
1. The idea of bliss (or What Lyrical Lemongrass Did This Evening).Sitting in the kitchen of Just Heavenly in Bangsar. Watching Allan, covered in flour from head to toe, kneading baby blue fondant. Pleasant conversation. Savouring moist chocolate cupcakes topped with freshly made icing. 2. Diamonds are a girl’s best friend Just as friends come [...]
I first read about the Red Velvet cake in the New York Times on February 14 this year.A red cake? I was sceptical. I read on. Apparently, the cake, which purportedly originated from the South (of the US of A, not Malaysia!) had been around for several years already, but only gained popularity of late [...]
Food, for me, is a means to an end and not an end in itself.
Food, for me, represents the love of family, the fellowship of friends, and the community and communality it brings.