A Malaysian Blog about Food, Family and Friends – by Lyrical Lemongrass
The stall serving naan and tandoori opposite Ampang Point doesn’t have a signboard, but the folk at FriedChillies call it Uncle Aru’s. Crowds throng this place daily for the most scrumptious naan and the tastiest, juiciest pieces of tandoori chicken and fish. I generally avoid using superlatives because the “best” is always arguable, but I [...]
I had arrived early at our meeting point at La Risata, and none of my friends were in sight. We had planned to eat Korean that night at a restaurant in Ampang, near La Risata. I called Paprika to find out where she was. “Ummmm, there’s been a change of plans…..we’re eating at La [...]
How did we end up beside a longkang, one fine Saturday night, relatively well dressed, and chomping on sloppy burgers? Answer #1: A business card. Who in their right mind puts a picture of a delicious burger on their namecard without being answerable to repercussions? (In this case, being obliged to accompany some newbies on [...]
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.