25 Oct '13, 6am

The homegrown songstress shares about her favourite dishes, restaurants and exotic culinary adventures.

The homegrown songstress shares about her favourite dishes, restaurants and exotic culinary adventures.

Given that Olivia Ong's adopted home - Taipei, where she has been based for the past three years - has been frequently lauded for its thriving cafe culture, it seemed apt that I was meeting her in a quaint, cosy eatery-cum-artisanal coffee joint. But I found out last Friday afternoon, the homegrown bossa nova chanteuse-turned-Mandopop star who's back in Singapore to perform at the President's Star Charity on Sunday is no diehard coffee drinker. At three-month-old The Little Prince Cafe, located along Somme Road, a stone throw's away from Little India, Ong ordered rose tea instead. She also tucked into cheese scones ("I love scones!") and homemade quiche at the cafe owner's recommendation. "For me, it's instinctual. My choice of food and beverage depends on how I'm feeling that particular day," explained Ong, 28. After congratulating her on her MTV Europe Music Awards Best ...

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