#OnTheRadar: Indulge In Your Love For Ice Cream Here at Museum of Ice Cream Singapore

When it comes to everyone’s go-to summer dessert, 9 out of 10 times the answer is ice cream.  It’s a well-beloved dessert, a crowd pleaser and a wonderful refreshment all year round for both kids and adults alike. Whether it’s the regular ice cream, ultra-creamy gelato, soft serve, frozen yoghurt or the pucker-up sour sorbet, […]

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#PeopleOnRadar: Singapore City Guide By Chef Julien Royer

Chef Julien Royer of the 3-Michelin-starred French restaurant, Odette, was inspired by the time spent cooking with his grandma. That experience provided more than fond memories; it went on to help him win a prestigious spot on the top list of Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants in 2019 and 2020, along with many other restaurant awards.  […]

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#PeopleOnRadar: Singapore City Guide By Rachel Carrasco

When describing Rachel Carrasco, the first term that comes to mind is “girl boss.” The founder of RACHE (luxury lifestyle branding expert) and co-founder of Baken (an all-bacon snack brand), Rachel is one of the most inspiring female entrepreneurs on our radar.  Rachel (who was born in the Philippines and now based in Singapore) has […]

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#RadarReview: Gravner Ribolla 2010

TASTING DATE : 19 AUGUST 2020, SINGAPORE Josko Gravner’s Ribolla is more than just a white wine from Italy’s Friuli Venezia Giulia region (not far from Slovenia). Made using the ancient winemaking technique of fermenting wine in huge ceramic vessels known as amphoras, Gravner is using a winemaking process that dates back to 6000BC. What […]

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#RadarReview: Newly Restored Raffles Hotel Singapore

Old world charm meets modern day chic at the recently restored Raffles Hotel.  With interiors designed by famed interior designer Alexandra Champalimaud. the neo-renaissance hotel, built in 1887 by Swan & MacLaren, has survived the modernisation of Singapore and reinvented itself for the next generation of travellers.  The grande dame is currently offering staycations to avail […]

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#RadarReview: Ornellaia 2000

TASTING DATE : 19 AUGUST 2020, SINGAPORE A glass of Ornellaia always gives pleasure.  This 2000 did not disappoint. Aromas of black plum, baked fruits with beautiful secondary and tertiary notes of mushroom, smoke, cloves, cooked fruit, and tobacco greeted you on the nose.  The palate was soft, fine, clean with elegant tannins.  With an […]

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#RadarReview: The Value Of Sommeliers And A Date With A Corsican Wine

Tasting Date: May 2021. The Butcher’s Block Sommeliers play such an important role in our dining experience. They introduce us to the latest wine trends and exciting new producers; curate wine lists that are varied and interesting; and offer an extensive selection of wines for their guests to choose from.  I had precisely such an […]

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#RadarReview: Vin de Constance 2016

Vin de Constance by Klein Constantia in Cape Town South Africa is today being heralded as one of the greatest sweet wines in the world.  It is perhaps the only sweet wine in the Southern hemisphere that is mentioned by Charles Dickens and Jane Austen in their writings (“The Mystery of Edwin Drood” and “Sense […]

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Cool Tables: Great New Singapore Restaurants To Have On Your Radar

Cool, new, drool-worthy restaurants get us excited like kids getting new toys.  This month, Singapore’s dining scene is blossoming with new eateries. Those who are living in or planning to travel to Lion City should take note of these newly-opened restaurants. GOHO Kaiseki & Bar If your happiness comes in the form of kaiseki (a […]

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Cool Tables: Great New Singapore Restaurants To Have On Your Radar 

Cool, new, drool-worthy restaurants get us excited like kids getting new toys.  This month, Singapore’s dining scene is blossoming with new eateries. Those who live in or are planning to travel to the Lion City should take note of these newly-opened restaurants. Nobu Singapore The Japanese celebrated chef, Nobuyuki “Nobu” Matsuhisa, is a matchmaker of […]

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Hotels To Stay On Your Next Trip To Singapore

With Singapore finally easing travel restrictions (hallelujah!), we globetrotters are now busy planning a trip to the Lion City. Just the thoughts of aromatic Hainanese chicken rice, the grande Marina Bay Sands and the out-of-a-movie-scene Gardens by the Bay already make us thrilled with total excitement.  If you’re looking for places to stay, here’s a […]

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The Best Family Adventures in Singapore

Looking for family-friendly activities to do in Singapore? Here is our curated list of the top fun things that make exploring the country much more fun for the whole family.  Photo credit: Antoinette Biehlmeier via Unsplash Singapore Botanic Gardens If what you’re after is an outdoor exploration activity that doesn’t have you panting by the […]

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The Foodie-BFFs’ Guide To Singapore Restaurants You’ll Want To Visit During The Travel Bubble

Looking at Rachel Carrasco and Nicola Lee’s long list of accolades, it is easy to conclude why the pair ended up as self-described ‘best food buddies’. Rachel is a luxury branding expert and the founder of experiential marketing agency RACHE, known for managing top wines and spirits brands, while Nicola is a distinguished member of […]

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