CHEFS

Takeaway is the new fine dining

THE DAYS OF wining, dining and being doted on by maitre d’s and sommeliers attending to your every whim are over. At least for the next few weeks as the latest government directive to keep people...

Private-dining spaces adapt to stricter rules

At least three private-dining spaces in Singapore have decided to close operations for the time being, in response to stricter rules on social distancing.

Machines lend a helping hand in making pastries

Good pastries need the meticulous touches that can be done only by hand but chef Gwen Lim now has machines that help her out with some of the more mundane tasks.

It Changed My Life: Meet Ahmad Zahid Isnin, a briyani maestro, metal musician and lion dancer

A man of many contradictions, Ahmad Zahid Isnin is equally comfortable on stage with a guitar as he is in the kitchen dishing out a mean nasi briyani.

Wonton noodle specialist Master Tang dies, aged 87

Mr Tang Siu Nam, better known as wonton noodle specialist Master Tang, dies at the age of 87.

Award-winning chefs in Singapore 'slumming it' to reach new audiences

SINGAPORE - The world of fine-dining is a universe apart from hawker centres and mass-market eateries - or so many people would think.

Restaurateur behind The Naked Finn launches new dining pop-up to groom next generation of chefs

​Call it a homecoming for restaurateur Tan Ken Loon of seafood restaurant The Naked Finn and Nekkid bar.

Give him sushi any day

Who: Hideki Ii, 41, executive head chef for the Plum & Toro Group, which operates modern izakaya Izy in Club Street, as well as Japanese restaurant Ishi and the new Plum & Toro restaurant...

Saybons founder Daphane Loke on her affair with food

Ms Daphane Loke, the founder and executive chef of Saybons, a French-inspired food brand, did not like food as a child.

Chef Andre Chiang to close two-Michelin-starred restaurant on Feb 14

After marking its seventh anniversary in Singapore on Oct 10, Taiwan-born chef Andre Chiang has announced that he will close his two-Michelin-starred Restaurant Andre in Bukit Pasoh Road on Feb 14...

Beppe de Vito goes from floor-sweeper to top restaurateur

"Excuse me," calls a voice from a corner table at Aura Sky Lounge, the roof-top dining space of upscale Italian restaurant Aura at the National Gallery Singapore.