Bottled Bubble Tea? A Quick Fix For Bubble Tea Drinkers

Tucked away on a shelf in 7-Eleven outlets is a new bubble tea product, yet another option contributing to the bubble tea addiction in Singapore. Bubble tea has gotten much more convenient when you can pop a bottle of it into your bag and go on your way. Packed in a cute pink bottle, I…

Habitat by Honestbee: Review

As someone who would always pick self-checkout over traditional cashier-staffed checkout, I was thrilled to hear that Honestbee was introducing a high-tech supermarket, Habitat, with a completely cashless payment system that required minimal interaction with other humans. Upon reaching Habitat, I was welcomed by a beautiful, ebullient mural, with a few people in front of…

Jenjudan Singapore 珍煮丹: a quick sampling

Originating from the world-renowned Shilin Night Market 士林夜市 in Taipei, the Taiwanese bubble tea brand Jenjudan (珍煮丹) has gained popularity over the years, and has finally made its way to Singapore! Jenjudan is known for having wide array of drinks that will satisfy every bubble tea craving. Some of their signature drinks include the Brown Sugar Boba…

Shilin Singapore

Inspired by the famous Shilin Night Market (士林夜市) in Taiwan, Shilin Singapore is taking place at The Grounds@Kranji from 26 to 28 April (one last weekend, folks!) from 3pm to 11pm. The event highlights include a variety of Singaporean and Taiwanese street food, arcade games, handicrafts and accessories, and Mandopop performances in the evening. Now,…

Tonkotsu Kazan 豚骨火山: Food theatre

If you’re looking for a novel take on Japanese noodles, Tonkotsu Kazan offers its specialty: Volcano Ramen. The restaurant is decked out in a rustic, traditional style. The interior is mainly wood, with lacquered beams, and old-time wooden tables and stools. Along the walls are corrugated aluminium panels, while the ceiling displays a grid of…

Eatzi’s Gourmet Bistro: Half price ribeye offer

Eatzi’s Gourmet Bistro is a small, quaint restaurant situated in a corner of Paya Lebar Square shopping mall. Located at Basement 1, it has a rather unremarkable exterior. I’m sure that if I hadn’t been looking for the place, I might have missed it altogether. However, upon entry, I found the environment quite to my…

PlayMade by 丸作: A Boba Review

PlayMade boba presents a wide variety of flavoured pearls, all in fascinatingly different colours. The brand is widely known for its pearls, which are made on the spot using all-natural ingredients, displaying the pearl making process behind a glass panel. PlayMade’s Tieguanyin Milk Tea, at 50% sugar, was actually not as sweet as I expected.…