Kuehs and Snacks 老婶阿嬷潮州粿 @ ABC Brickworks

Traditional eats are fading away as each generations either retire or moved on. This Teochew Kueh has been a favorite of my family since I can remember. Of course, my mother’s kuehs were still the best. But when you could not get them, these will still do. Advertisements

Huat Kee Teochew Restaurant @ RELC

There’s a revival of Teochew restaurants in Singapore in recent years, thanks to the leaders and clansmen in the Teochew community promoting our heritage and culture in recent years. However, many of these were not authentic, rather they hired Cantonese chefs that can fire up a few Teochew dishes but lack the fundamentals in true…

Lunch at Pak Loh Chiu Chow Restaurant 百樂潮州酒家

15 May, 2014 Pak Loh Chiu Chow Restaurant 百樂潮州酒家 Airport restaurants are usually quick meals and taste quite bad. Hong Kong airports have the rare exception to provide excellent food since the Kai Tak days. Starting from Prince restaurant 太子樓 that provided excellent dimsum to Hereford steakhouse (closed), I always looked forward to a meal…

Teochew Cuisine @ ChuiHuayLim

ChuiHuayLim 醉花林 was a private Teochew club that made up businessman with two things in common – firstly, their ancestry is from Teochew (Chiuchow if you are from Hong Kong), which is an area in Guangdong province of China, and secondly, they are all very rich. Until recently, this über-exclusive gathering place was not open…

Ah Orh Teochew Seafood

TV is now showing how our forefathers came to Singapore to find a new beginning. Most of these immigrants from China were from Canton and Fujian, and with them you get the Hakka, Hokkien, Cantonese, Hockchew, Hainan cuisines. And for my family, the cuisine is Teochew. Once in a while we will go the remaining…

Set Meal @ Swatow Restaurant

Another set menu – but this one is really value for money at $288+++ for 5 pax. The shark’s fin soup is a whole claypot full of fin and delicious soup. it was supposed to be roast pig with lobster salad starter but they burnt our pig, so we got a mixed platter instead. Quality…