Category Archives: Singapore

A safety net we all can stand behind

While food security has increased in importance globally, the availability of cheap and nutritious meals at hawker centres is particularly central to Singaporean life. The hawker stalls that serve up traditional favourites such as char kway teow* and Hokkien mee … Continue reading

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In any case, I am happy to be here once again. For dining, I recommend Sinar Pagi Nasi Padang, at Geylang Serai hawker centre, get the beef rendang. National Kitchen, in the new National Gallery is also very good for … Continue reading

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Which are the best hawker centres in Singapore right now?

Inquiring minds wish to know for the purposes of the next few days. . . . I have my own views, but first would love to hear yours. Originally posted on Marginal Revolution – click to see comments and suggestions. … Continue reading

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Singaporean hawkers are some of the best food creators in the world

From a recent cook-off challenge: Singapore’s humble but beloved hawkers have triumphed 2-1 in a cook-off with the legendary Gordon Ramsay who runs restaurants that have earned not just one but three Michelin stars. Are our hawkers then worthy of … Continue reading

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