Tag: Singaporean food

Netizens help French exchange student understand Singapore’s hawker food culture

Singapore—Being in a foreign land is not always easy, given the abundant cultural differences that can lead to miscommunication, misunderstandings and the like, as one young French woman who is currently on an exchange student programme in the country can attest to.  Good thing netizens...

Where to find Singaporean street food when it’s not actually in the streets

Singapore— Singapore recently received the distinction of being ranked by CEOWorld magazine as the World’s Best City For Street Food, the first time that the magazine published such a list. Unfortunately, the list did not go over well with netizens from other countries, or even with Singaporeans...

58 Singapore eateries included in Michelin Bib Gourmand’s list, 8 more than last year

Singapore—As proof of the country’s world-class (and affordable) food, the number of eateries that have made it to Michelin Bib Gourmand’s list is bigger than ever. This year, 58 eateries are included on Michelin’s list, eight more than in 2018. According to Michelin’s press release, “The...

Hawker Heritage: Chicken Rice and Nasi Lemak

Hawker Heritage is an art project that explores the stories behind 10 iconic hawker dishes to advocate for greater diversity in Singapore. Each week, we look into 2 hawker dishes and what they can teach us about embracing differences. You can stay updated through Hawker Heritage’s...

“How to order ‘cai fan’ like a pro” goes viral on Facebook

Singapore— Everyone loves economy rice. Okay, maybe 'loves' is too strong a word here, and "everyone" may be an exaggeration, but unless you're an Asian of the Crazy Rich variety, chances are you've needed to resort to the favorite budget meal of not just...