Wednesday, October 10, 2018

PASSIONE RISTORANTE ITALIANO Little Italian Market Fair at Sri Petaling Kuala Lumpur

PASSIONE RISTORANTE ITALIANO Little Italian Market Fair at Sri Petaling Kuala Lumpur

Passione Ristorante Italiano at Sri Petaling Kuala Lumpur serves authentic Italian cuisine and handmade pasta welcomes you to its first ever Little Italian Market with lots of fun and food to entice your taste buds.



In the fair, you will find out more about the Italian food, cheese and wine, as well as exciting activities such as arts and crafts booths, plus children pizza making and adult tiramisu making workshops conducted by Italian chefs. 

Available at the stalls on that day was the:

PASSIONE RISTORANTE ITALIANO Home Made Pasta

🍝 Chef Stefano’s signature homemade fresh/dried PASTA
🥫 Passione own made PASTA SAUCE

PASSIONE RISTORANTE ITALIANO Porchetta - Italian Roast Pork

🐷 Porchetta - Italian Roast Pork (free sampling and retails)
🧀 25kg Grana Padano cheese wheel (free sampling and retails)

PASSIONE RISTORANTE ITALIANO Wine Selection

🥂 Red and White Wine (free tasting and retails) 🍷Alois Lageder Riff Pinot Grigio Venezie
🍷Alois Lageder Riff Rosso Merlot Cabernet 🍾Diamond Pinot Grigio IGT
🍾Diamond Corvina Cabernet Sauvignon IGT
🍋 Italian Limoncello

Danish, Eurosoft Bread, cookies and loaf cake by Le Pont Boulangerie

🥐 Danish, Eurosoft Bread, cookies and loaf cake by Le Pont Boulangerie
☕️ “brew to order” black or white coffee
🍨 Gelato by Gelatomio (traditional Italian ice cream)
🕯 handcrafted candle by Kowalska Crafts
💎 customized earrings by Jeanie Bean
💐 italian hand bouquet and flower tea by Ten10

For cheese lovers, there is a lot of sampling booth for cheese, wine, bread, gelato and many more on that day.

👩🏻‍🍳【Junior Pizza Chef Workshop】 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦🍕
A hands-on experience for children ages 6-12 years to learn the art of Pizza making from our Chef.
-RM50 per pax

PASSIONE RISTORANTE ITALIANO Chef Stefano Criber

👨🏻‍🍳【Adults Tiramisu Workshop】👩🏻👨🏻🍰
Authentic Italian home recipe demonstrated by Chef Stefano Criber. All ingredients included
RM60 (without lunch) RM90 (with lunch)

PASSIONE RISTORANTE ITALIANO Tiramisu Recipe

Ingredients for Tiramisu Recipe (for 2 portion i.e. 10 Individual Serving) - 
  1. 12 Egg Yolk 
  2. Whipping Cream 800gm
  3. 160 gram of Castor Sugar
  4. 1kg Mascarpone
  5. 8 pcs Ladies Finger (Individual Serving)
  6. 1 cup Espresso (Dipping for the Ladies Fingers)


Watch our video of the preparation and how easy it is to make your own Italian Tiramisu

Passione Ristorante Italiano (Tiramisu Workshop) - Seafood Linguine

Our Lunch at Passione Ristorante Italiano (Tiramisu Workshop) - Seafood Linguine 

Wheel OF Fortune

To join the Passione Ristorante Italiano Little Italian Market Fair festivities, there is also a mini version of Wheels Of Fortune where visitors get to join in the fun to win some prizes which include Passione Cash Voucher, Coffee Voucher, Sorbet Voucher
and many more.....

Read our other food review on Passione:


Passione Ristorante Italiano Sri Petaling Location Address Map
19, Jalan Radin Bagus 9, Sri Petaling, 57000 Kuala Lumpur

Friday, October 5, 2018

PAVILION KL FOOD HUNT @ Journey Of Taste Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Bukit Bintang

2018 Journey Of Taste Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia’s premier shopping destination and a treasure trove of culinary delights, proudly presents Journey of Taste, a mouth-watering food and drink festival to showcase the best local and international cuisine in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. From now until 30 October 2018, Journey of Taste invites shoppers to embark on a delectable food journey with special dining menus, chef appearances, pop-ups and tantalising promotions across more than 10,000 delightful dining and food choices at over 150 outlets.



Looking for exciting new experiences and fun in the month of October? You can start off with tantalising your taste buds with global flavours and numerous first-in-Malaysia eateries found only at Pavilion KL.

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Bukit Bintang

Keeping to a healthy lifestyle? Feed your energy with a delicious array of food, drinks and snacks. Have a sweet tooth? Indulge in decadent desserts from ice cream, pastries and scrumptious cakes throughout the day. To make this journey even more exciting, the mall has lined up a series of events, promotions, pop-ups and food demonstrations for all, children included.

"MAKE A DATE WITH PAVILION GASTRONOMICAL JOURNEY OF TASTE FOOD HUNTING AT PAVILION KUALA LUMPUR"


At the media preview, we were showcased with a mini food trail and hunting adventure of Pavilion KL to taste out some of the interesting food and delicious stops, guests were taken through 9 levels of the mall to experience a slice of the diverse F&B offerings, from international brands to the local dishes, innovative drinks to interesting dips.

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur  PAUL Bakery, Lot 2.09.02 & S2.09.02, Level 2

We started off with the well-known PAUL, THE FRENCH BAKERY RESTAURANT (Lot 2.09.02 & S2.09.02, Level 2, Pavilion KL) which serves freshly baked pastry and freshly brewed coffee for breakfast.

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur  Krispy Kreme  Doughnut Lot. TL1.110.00, Level 1

Next, we took a stroll over to the Krispy Kreme Doughnut (Lot. TL1.110.00, Level 1, Pavilion KL) outlet to taste some of the delicious doughnut offerings.

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur  Sanoook Lot 1.104.00 & S1.104.00, Level 1

A little walk over to the Sanoook (Lot 1.104.00 & S1.104.00, Level 1, Pavilion KL) which offers a  Japanese Thai fusion cuisine

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Acme Bar And Coffee Lot 3.100.00, Level 3

and stop by at the Acme Bar And Coffee (Lot 3.100.00, Level 3, Pavilion KL) for a mocktail and finger food

Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Fish Bowl Lot P1.04.00, Level 1

Our next pitstop lands us at the Fish Bowl (Lot P1.04.00, Level 1, Pavilion KL) which offers a nice takeaway rice bowl which offers 3 choices for you to choose from.

Pavilion KL Barbeque Nation Lot 9.102.00, Level 9

For buffet lovers, the Barbeque Nation (Lot 9.102.00, Level 9, Pavilion Elite KL) (more than 100 plus outlet in India), an Indian style BBQ Buffet

Pavilion KL Barbeque Nation Lot 9.102.00, Level 9

which offers a range of BBQ dishes and delectable main course dishes.

Pavilion Elite - Grand Imperial Seafood Hotpot & BBQ Lot 9-105.00 Level 9

While at the Grand Imperial Seafood Hot Pot & BBQ (Lot 9-105.00 Level 9, Pavilion Elite KL) we were first entertained by the chef demonstration of the making of Lai Mian

Pavilion Elite - Grand Imperial Seafood Hotpot & BBQ Lot 9-105.00

followed by a serving of the delicious Lai Mian with a special broth.

Pavilion Elite - Nasi Lemak Ong - Lot 8.105.00, Level 8

Over to the local dishes, we reach the Nasi Lemak Ong (Lot 8.105.00, Level 8, Pavilion Elite KL) outlet which is famed for its Nasi Kandar from Alor Setar

Pavilion KL - Nasi Lemak Ong - Lot 8.105.00, Level 8

with its special Tea Tarik offering.

 Pavilion Elite - Dip and Dip Lot 7.103.01 & S7.102.00 Level 7

Our last pitstop of our food trail is at the Dip N Dip (Lot 7.103.01 & S7.102.00 Level 7, Pavilion KL) where we were served with the Belgian Chocolate dessert. It was truly a foodie’s dream as guests indulged in a variety of delectable food and beverages to their heart’s content.

2018 Journey Of Taste Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

Says Kung Suan Ai, Director of Marketing of Pavilion KL, “With Visit Pavilion 2018 being the celebration of our 10-year anniversary, Journey of Taste is a perfect opportunity to add to the list of new and priceless experiences, personalised indulgences, amazing rewards and fulfilment of dreams we have been sharing all year long with our shoppers and the community.

2018 Journey Of Taste Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Dining Concierge

With over 150 F&B outlets, dedicated gourmet hall, spacious restaurants with private rooms and a VIP Dining concierge, Pavilion Kuala Lumpur offers experiential dining options for all occasions and across all age groups. As the defining authority in dining, Journey of Taste is a full sensory journey of taste around the world. We are very excited with all the activities this month and thank our official partners, Maybank, Spritzer and Turkish Airlines, whose support helped to make this campaign possible.” 

Some of the highlights of Journey of Taste include:

2018 Journey Of Taste Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Louis XIII

Louis XIII Celebrates 100 Years Whole October | Couture Pavilion, Level 3

The Louis XIII Mathusalem makes history as the first of a very limited number of this timeless cognac created in 1874, appears on the Malaysian market. The 1st Louis XIII Mathusalem decanter is on display throughout Journey of Taste; view this exquisite masterpiece made by Baccarat that has taken the skills of 20 master craftsmen to produce.

Fiesta de España Launch |A Trip to Spain 9 October | 3.30 - 6.30pm | Tapas Club, Level 7 

In conjunction with Spain’s National Day, Tapas Club, La Bodega, El Iberico and llao llao present a curated food fiesta endorsed by the Embassy of Spain. At The Tapas Club, A Trip To Spain celebrates the synergy of Executive Chef Jose Angel Alonso and one-star Michelin Chef Manuel Berganza as they 3 serve Spanish food of the highest standard.

Yoga & Pilates Active Living Day with Lorna Jane 13 October | 10am - 12.30pm | Main Entrance,  Level 3

If you’re a yogi with a taste for healthy food – hurry and register for this exciting event in conjunction with National Sports Day. Enjoy a yoga session with Julie Rhee and a pilates session with Julia Vanderdrift.

Launch of Remy Martin VSOP Matt Moore 19 Oct |7pm | Saro Lounge, Level 8 

Rémy Martin invites internationally-renowned Matt W. Moore to introduce the next visual chapter of its centuries-old story – brought to life through an exclusive VSOP Limited Edition. The American artist has created a new graphical language for the Rémy Martin VSOP universe. 

Ice Dream Festival 20 & 21 October | 1- 5pm | Main & Elite Entrance/Connection 

TREAT YO SELF! Pavilion KL present its very first Ice Dream Festival, bringing to you the finest ice-cream and desserts from around the world together for a huge sweet weekend!

Maybank Cardmember Deals 

2018 Journey Of Taste Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Maybank Card Deals

Maybank cardholders may redeem an easy-vent Pyrex food container by spending a minimum of RM150 on a Maybank credit card, or RM250 for non-Maybank cardholders. Shoppers may also redeem a 600ml Snapware eco grip glass bottle by spending a minimum of RM300 on a Maybank credit card, or RM500 for non-Maybank cardholders. 

Frequent Foodie Draw 

To entice shoppers further, spend RM500 in a single receipt and stand a chance to win one of four pairs of business class tickets to anywhere in Europe, courtesy of Turkish Airlines, the official airline partner for the event.

2018 Journey Of Taste Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Acme Bar

Shoppers are invited to #JourneyOfTaste and capture their ‘foodie’ moments on social media. For recommendations on dining and more information on Journey of Taste, visit Pavilion KL’s website at www.pavilion-kl.com, check real-time updates on Pavilion KL’s Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/PavilionKL, Instagram at www.instagram.com/PavilionKualaLumpur or contact Pavilion KL’s Concierge at 03 2118 8833.

Pavilion KL Location Address Map


Thursday, October 4, 2018

XING ZHU CHINESE RESTAURANT Cyberjaya @Cyberview Resort And Spa

Cyberjaya Food: Xing Zhu Chinese Restaurant -  Buffet Dim Sum Eat All You Can Promotion AT RM 69

Xing Zhu Chinese Restaurant Cyberjaya @Cyberview Resort And Spa

Hunting for Pork Free Chinese food in Cyberjaya can be a real headache; there is a little treasure to be found especially for those that love Chinese cuisines. Xing Zhu Chinese Restaurant @Cyberview Resort And Spa serve tasty Pork FREE Chinese cuisine and a special Dim Sum Buffet at RM69 Nett.

Xing Zhu Chinese Restaurant Cyberjaya @Cyberview Resort And Spa

The Xing Zhu Chinese Restaurant @Cyberview Resort And Spa are nicely nestled in a serene and quiet area of the hotel that provides a soothing environment to dine in with your guests with the sound of natural cascading running water as the backdrop.

Xing Zhu Chinese Restaurant Cyberjaya All You Can Eat Dim Sum Buffet Menu

With the RM69 Nett Dim Sum ala-carte buffet; Xing Zhu Chinese Restaurant offers a number of varieties of dim sum dishes that are one can; For the buffet; you place the order and the kitchen will prepare it ala-minute thereby ensuring that there are served freshly steamed or fried from the kitchen; which is important as dim sum should never be eaten cold.



The Dim Sum buffet is offered as an all-day dining; that means you can have it for breakfast, lunch or dinner at the same price.  If having a buffet is too much for you; you can also order the Dim Sum offering as an individual ala-carte dishes, there are a number of specialities Dim Sum dishes too.

Dim Sum Buffet Menu - Har Kow

Here are some of the must-try dim sum dishes from Xing Zhu Restaurant Cyberjaya; some of which are not from the Buffet menu though. For me, I always like to start my dim sum feast with the steam Dim Sum which the first is the ‘Ha Kow’ Dumpling.  

Dim Sum Buffet Menu - Siew Mai Dumpling

Followed by the must-have Siew Mai Dumpling 

Dim Sum Buffet Menu - Steamed Chicken with Plum Sauce

We then had the Steamed Chicken with Plum Sauce 

Dim Sum Buffet Menu - Steamed Scallop Dumpling with Egg White

Next on is the Steamed Scallop Dumpling with Egg White 

Dim Sum Buffet Menu - Home Made Sweet Potato Oat Bun

while for the Pau, we tried the Home Made Sweet Potato Oat Bun 

Dim Sum Buffet Menu - Deep Fried Crispy Century Egg Prawn Roll

For the Fried Item, we started off with the Deep Fried Crispy Century Egg Prawn Roll 

Dim Sum Buffet Menu - Shang Hai ‘Wo Tip’

Shang Hai ‘Wo Tip’ 

Dim Sum Buffet Menu - Woo Kok aka Yam Puff

or the crispy on the outside Woo Kok aka Yam Puff

Dim Sum Buffet Menu - Classic Fried Spring Roll Vegetables Chicken & Cheese

Classic Fried Spring Roll Vegetables Chicken & Cheese 

Dim Sum Buffet Menu - Signature ‘Char Kuey’ Chee Cheong Fun

As for the Chee Cheong Fun offering - we tried something different which is the Signature ‘Char Kuey’ Chee Cheong Fun; which has the crisp of the Yu Tiao on the inside and the soft silky smooth texture of the Chee Cheong Fun on the outside. A marriage of 2 texture; it was to be paired with a special sauce or you can have it with the soy-based sauce.

Main Course - Cantonese Crispy Egg Noodle with King Prawn  (港式生虾面)

Besides the Dim Sum offering; Xing Zhu Chinese Restaurant Cyberjaya also offers ala carte Chinese dishes and noodles too. We ordered the Cantonese Crispy Egg Noodle with King Prawn (港式生虾面). The prawn which is filled with roe was succulent with a nice bouncy texture. 

Main Course - Deep Fried Fish Skin with Salted Egg Yolk

From the appetizer menu, we had the Deep Fried Fish Skin with Salted Egg Yolk 

Main Course - Wok Fried Tiger Prawn with Creamy Butter (湿奶油老虎虾)

Our next main course was the Wok Fried Tiger Prawn with Creamy Butter (湿奶油老虎虾), which we like the fine strand of eggs with butter. 

Main Course - Crispy Chicken Boneless with Mongolian Sauce (蒙古炸鸡扒)

and lastly the Crispy Chicken Boneless with Mongolian Sauce (蒙古炸鸡扒) which has a unique flavour to finish our dining experience at Xing Zhu Cyberview Lodge Resort And Spa.

Desserts - Yam Puree With Ice Cream

For Dessert, we had the Yam Puree With Ice Cream   

Desserts - Mix Fruit Lemon Grass Pudding

and Mix Fruit Lemon Grass Pudding, we particularly like this as, after the heavy meal, this chilled dessert does have a nice refreshing end with the fresh fruits and the smooth limey taste of the jelly.

Xing Zhu Chinese Restaurant Cyberjaya @Cyberview Resort And Spa

For  more information and booking you can click on Cyberview Resort And Spa Facebook page or call Xing Zhu Chinese Restaurant Cyberjaya @ CyberView Resort & Spa, Persiaran Multimedia, Cyber 7, 63000 Cyberjaya, Selangor

Xing Zhu Chinese Restaurant Cyberjaya @Cyberview Resort And Spa Location Address Map