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BY CK Lam

Developer PE Land Sdn Bhd unveiling of Design Village Penang was held at the Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion (also known as the Blue Mansion)  in George Town, Penang on 23rd April 2015.

Design Village Penang with a total area of 40 acres comprises a premium retail shopping outlet and hotel to be built in Bandar Cassia, Batu Kawan, on the mainland side of Penang state. Within the area is a planned residential enclave with serviced apartments and condominiums.

Target to open by the end of 2016, the single-storey mall will have 150 shops (about 1,800 sq ft each), for premium shopping in a natural park setting on 28 acres of land. The whole project is accessible via the Sultan Abdul Halim Muadzam Shah Bridge (Penang Second Bridge), and the north south highway.

The evening started off with light cocktails for guests at the gardens of the mansion, with the accompaniment of Chinese classical music.

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BY CK Lam

In conjunction with the Songkran Pee Mai festival or Thai new year from April 13 to 15, Eastin Hotel Penang is offering a unique month-long Thai tasting experience with a special-themed menu at Swez Brasserie.

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BY CK Lam

Penang is bursting with hawker food stalls and one fare enjoyed by both the young and the old is the Koay Teow Th’ng. This dish, commonly known as KTT among Penangites is a bowl of noodle in delicious clear soup, with simple ingredients and condiments of light soy sauce and sliced green chilli padi.

 

Lum Lai Duck Meat Koay Teow Th’ng

A specialty at Cecil Street market hawker center is Lum Lai duck meat koay teow th’ng. The koay teow th’ng comes in a clear soup, with flavorful sweetness of duck and pork.

A standard bowl of koay teow th’ng here comes with slices of shredded pork meat, duck meat, fish cakes, fish balls and duck’s blood (in coagulated form). It is garnished with spring onions and served with condiments of freshly sliced chili in soy sauce. One can have this comforting noodle with a side order of duck drumstick.

Address:
Cecil Street Market Hawker Center
Penang
Business Hours: 7.30am till 7pm
Closed every alternate Wednesday

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BY CK Lam

Penang has not only one G Hotel but two. First is G Hotel Gurney and now is G Hotel Kelawai. The 5-star cutting-edge, lifestyle hotel opened its door to the public on February 16, 2015.

Facing the bustling Jalan Kelawai, and its side at Persiaran Maktab, the hotel  is just a short buggy drive from its sister property.

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BY CK Lam

Tong Lek, the fried fish noodle stall previously in Yummy Cottage food court on Macalister Road has closed and the good news is the owner has shifted the business to a shop house further down the road.

The business is now officially named Tong Lek Eight Cafe. The owner continues serving the fish beehoon in pork broth with deep-fried fish fillet and fish belly, a house specialty.

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BY CK Lam

Eastern & Oriental Hotel, Penang, Malaysia celebrating International Gout De France/Good France

On 19th March 2015, 150 countries around the world will be celebrating French gastronomy in conjunction with the Gout De France/Good France.

Inspired by Auguste Escoffier’s “Dîners d’Épicure” (Epicurean Dinners), the “French-style” menu with a traditional French aperitif, a cold starter, a hot starter, fish or shellfish, meat or poultry, a selection of French cheeses, and a chocolate dessert is served to many diners worldwide in one day.

A list of restaurants from different categories will be participating in this unique global event, with several in Malaysia, including 1885 at Eastern & Oriental Hotel, Penang. “The main objective of the event is to celebrate and honor the merits of French cuisine,” says hotel manager Mr Harold Rainfroy.

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BY CK Lam

If you are in the Northam Beach Cafe in Penang, do check out the the nutty goodness of peanut candy and peanut sugar from Ang Seng Heong. Although both are made with peanuts, each has its own distinctive taste and texture.

The peanut candy, also known as kacang tumbuk or kong th’ng (in Hokkien) isn’t anything new. With scrumptious taste of peanuts and sugar, this crumbly snack has been around for ages and its recipe still remains a perennial favourite among customers.

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BY CK Lam

The first Tasty Congee & Noodle Wantun Shop in Southeast Asia had its soft opening on the 5th floor of Gurney Paragon Mall, Penang on 9th February 2015. The restaurant originated from Hong Kong has a total of nine outlets, with one awarded with one Michelin star for seven consecutive years.

The a la carte menu offers Cantonese cuisine with a mix of congee, wantun mee combined with barbecue meat and an enormous selection of dim sum.

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BY CK Lam

Golden Sands Resort Penang by Shangri-La celebrates its 35th Anniversary on 15th March 2015, since its official launching in 1980 by Malaysia’s third Prime Minister, the late Tun Hussein Onn.

The resort along Batu Feringgi, Penang marks its illustrious history with several celebrations. There will be a photo gallery showcasing the resort’s history, fun events and culinary excitement with the presentation of the 35th Anniversary Menu Dinner.

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BY CK Lam

Miam Miam Penang, the French cum Japanese Restaurant, located in Gurney Paragon Mall, has launched its new menu. The menu with its fresh appearance is broader, and includes selections of Miam Miamliciousness souffle, parfait, French toast, to name a few.

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BY CK Lam

Today, Beach Street in Penang is not only the place for banks and offices, but also bustling with the arrival of restaurants, cafes, pubs and coffee places.

At the recently opened The Book Sandwich Cafe, you will tempted by the pleasant menu with variety of sandwiches and other options which include salad, soup, homemade pate, pasta, mains and dessert.

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BY CK Lam

The fried char koay teow and the light noodle dish of koay teow th’ng is a popular hawker food across Penang. For those staying around Hillside in Tanjung Bungah Penang, one best place to try these two dishes is at Ah Soon Char Koay Teow stall.

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