Mulan, Social Dilemma

Be Aware – Caviar Emptor!

LIU Yifei’s Mulan reeks of oysters so raw it’s heartening to watch an actress keep it real. I connected with how she shed her male armour to reveal her...

Stuffed Paratha With Smoked Chicken — Whip It UP!

By Nafisa Kagalwala STUFFED with a moreish masala-infused chicken filling, this paratha is perfect as a meal-on-the-go. For fibre, a medley of fresh herbs is included in this Indian-style calzone...
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The Post-pandemic Dining Scene May Look Very Different — WED WEB CHAT

IT WAS a stormy session filled with opinions and loads of invaluable advice from years of experience. The WED WEB CHAT — The Future Of Dining, a weekly discussion organised...
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Kismet With A Fluffy Ending

“Watashi wa anata ni fusawashīi.” This is Japanese for “I am made for you.” Methinks there was once an ad that said so. Dope. Hiya. My name’s Towel-Chan. Barcode: 272318. I am...
Land Rover Defender

Tough And Plush Land Rover Defender

THE NEW Land Rover Defender fits too snugly with the likes of the Discovery to be even remotely mistaken for its original dating back to the late 1940s. While it’s...

Mentaiko Pasta With Oysters – Whip It UP!

GIVE your pasta a Japanese spin with mentaiko (pollock roe); and pop in some oysters for a briny seafood encounter brightened up with the freshness of zucchini and mild,...
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Sniffing Out A Perfumed Trail

GUCCI, Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent. These are some familiar perfumes that you can stick to and make sure you don’t have COVID-19. One of the first symptoms of contracting the...

Baked Chicken Rice — Whip It UP!

TIME-SAVING meals like chicken rice cooked in this French Pot* is a boon on busy days especially when many of us are working from home amidst the pandemic. All...
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The BMW 2 Gran Coupe Makes A Lively Debut

FOR an entry-level debut, the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe is quite the complete package. Small, sharp and shapely, the four-door newbie is packed with features that will woo fresh...

Blackberry Sourdough Boule – Whip It UP!

SOURDOUGH has been the obsession in culinary circles amidst the pandemic. Natural leaven, concocted from flour and water until it is colonised with natural bacteria replaces commercial yeast to...