Browsing Category : France

Update on Saveur’s fare


I finally went to Saveur for lunch today for my intern’s leave-do and it has been a long awaited affair. The abstinence was necessary to ensure interest in the food and observation of changes.  The last time I went to Saveur was in Mar 2013. That’s almost a year ago! So…some changes noticed: The price of their signature Duck Confit…

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L’Entrecote in Singapore – steak alert!


If you’ve followed by blog regularly, you would’ve read how I fell in love with l’entrecote steak in London.  I was so thrilled when I read that the restaurant L’entrecote opened in Singapore and guess what they serve?  Muahaha…the entrecote steak of course! Popularised in Paris, this steak is famous for coming sliced and topped with their signature butter sauce…

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Lunch at Gunther’s – The modern French Cuisine


Met up with some old friends at Gunther’s for lunch although we were supposed to have gone to Saveur but Saveur lost us because of the wait staff’s rudeness.  Anyway, back to Gunther’s Restaurant.  This is the second time that I’ve eaten at Gunther’s and the first was a business lunch so I couldn’t do the whole instagram/photo-taking thing. All…

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Restaurant Review – Affordable French at Saveur


The trend nowadays seem to be making fine dining cheap while cafes are making simple fare extravagant and expensive.  I’m all for affordable gourmet!! For my boss’ birthday lunch, the whole bunch of us went to Saveur at Purvis Street to sample their affordable French. Started by 2 friends who did stints at Guy Savoy and Tetsuya in Sydney, I…

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Nails for the week – 8 Nov 2011


Je’taime Paris?  This week’s nails is cute, frilly but yet relatively simple to do.  Below is a close up of the Eiffel Tower on my thumb.  I didn’t draw this on my right hand because I’m not ambidextrous…apologies for the bad pic qualities as the light and my camera refused to work with me today. Here’s how you can get…

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Day 3 – Mon, 29 June


If you’ve managed to take a look at my planned itinerary, you’ll realise that we skipped the Musee d’Orsay on Saturday thanks to our exhaustion. My dear brother said,”Let’s do that and we blindly went. When we finally got there, it hit me as to why I had planned it on Saturday. Musee d’Orsay, which is a museum for modern…

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