28 août 2007

Food Glorious Food

Food, glorious food! Hot sausage and mustard! While we're in the mood -- Cold jelly and custard! Pease pudding and saveloys! What next is the question? - A selection of arab food : Rich gentlemen have it, boys -- In-di-gestion! Food, glorious food! We're anxious to try it. Three banquets a day -- Our favourite diet! - Japanese food with malay sauces : Just picture a great big steak -- Fried, roasted or stewed. Oh, food, Wonderful food, Marvellous food, Glorous food. - The world's greatest drink... [Lire la suite]
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14 août 2007

FAST FOOD NATION

        Before and after arriving here, I have been many times encouraged to by proud locals to try out the local cuisine. We’re supposed to be really excited about it because this is such a “multi-ethnical” place, with such a wide variety of foodstuffs. These are both facts. However the reason why Singaporeans are so loud about their food is not always (unfortunately) because of it’s quality. The food is nice, not extraordinary. The actual reason for food to be such a self-praised brag, braggadocio,... [Lire la suite]
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