25 Jul '12, 11am

What is #Iranian #food? Read

What is #Iranian #food? Read

Text and images by Elaine Ng @ Makansutra Chef Mohammad Hosseini of Shiraz restaurants Think of aromatic lamb kebabs, succulent lari chicken, and fluffy saffron rice and you immediately think of the Middle East. Or perhaps Mediterranean or Arabic? Maybe even Persian? We sat down with executive chef Mohammad Hosseini of Shiraz Authentic Persian Restaurant and he agrees that there is much confusion over the many types of Middle Eastern cuisines. “Not many people know what exactly Iranian food is. It is often confused for Mediterranean and Arabic cuisine,” says chef Hosseini, 31. He recalled one incident when a customer tried ordering couscous (a North African dish) at Shiraz, a dish which is not found in Iranain food. “The customer was pretty surprised when we said it is not an Iranian dish. But I could see that from what he ordered, he was looking for a salad-type dish, so ...

Full article: http://www.makansutra.com/foodblog/?p=6712

Tweets

Singapore #Food Festival's Tiffin Cruise falls short of expectation. Find out why! Read

Singapore #Food Festival's Tiffin Cruise falls ...

makansutra.com 25 Jul '12, 11am

Text and Image by Sheere Ng @ Makansutra Fried rice, stir-fried vegetable and sambal prawns are not uniquely Singapore (sm...

NEW POST * - Coffee Hut (Jalan Berseh Food Centre)

NEW POST * - Coffee Hut (Jalan Berseh Food Centre)

misstamchiak.com 26 Jul '12, 1am

What make you go back to the same hawker stall? I am sure most of you answer will be the same as mine: good food. But some...

Crêperie des Arts (from @sixpegs blog)

Crêperie des Arts (from @sixpegs blog)

sixpegs.com 25 Jul '12, 11am

I promise the food is fabulous and I don’t understand why most Singaporeans end up at Strictly Pancakes instead. The owner...

Best Singapore Food | Singapore Food Reviews: A Nation's March

Best Singapore Food | Singapore Food Reviews: A...

misstamchiak.com 02 Aug '12, 5pm

One month ago, the floating platform at Marina Bay looks like this. But in one week's time, we are going to see it transfo...

You don't want to miss tonight's episode as we ...

makansutra.com 23 Jul '12, 8am

KF Seetoh ambushes and encounters the media gates of an iconic corporate titan in Singapore. He measures two masters of a ...

Ever heard of #Chinese #Myanmar #food? Read

Ever heard of #Chinese #Myanmar #food? Read

makansutra.com 20 Jul '12, 2am

Text and images by Gregory Leow @ Makansutra. You might have sampled Myanmar (formerly Burma) food before but have you tri...

I am partnering Raffles City to give away 6 X $50 The Handburger and 3 X $50 Watami vouchers (Pls

I am partnering Raffles City to give away 6 X $...

ladyironchef.com 24 Jul '12, 11pm

Salt Tapas & Bar, Tiong Bahru Bakery, Wooloomooloo Steakhouse are just some of the big names at Raffles City. And from wha...

The next great eatery could come alive because of you. #streetfood #Singapore #food #f&b #entrepreneurs

The next great eatery could come alive because ...

makansutra.com 30 Jul '12, 11am

Text by Sheere Ng @ Makansutra Are you selling food at adhoc markets and dream of having your own brick and mortar shoplot...

In case you don't already have enough to eat, here's more

In case you don't already have enough to eat, h...

food.insing.com 30 Jul '12, 8am

, a gathering of independent designers and artisans. This quarterly showcase organised by silversmith Carolyn Kan is more ...

Prawn Tandoori | Masala ~ Singapore Food | Recipes

Prawn Tandoori | Masala ~ Singapore Food | Recipes

Singapore food recipes, Singapore food blog, singapore food recipes with pictures, singapore dishes recipes, malay wedding...

Food heroes who give people who have a disadvantage in life a chance. #heroes #food #life #chance

Food heroes who give people who have a disadvan...

makansutra.com 23 Jul '12, 2am

Benny created this pan roasted, edge crispy dory steak with herbed rice, specially for his Muslim customers as they love t...

and i blogged too with some pictures! <3

and i blogged too with some pictures! <3

yinagoh.blogspot.com 28 Jul '12, 3am

flights are so tiring and always make me feel so parched and dehydrated, i really wonder how all the flight attendants do ...

NEW POST * - Min Jiang (Goodwood Park) - July 2012 Makansutra Dinner

NEW POST * - Min Jiang (Goodwood Park) - July 2...

misstamchiak.com 25 Jul '12, 1am

I have finally attended my first makansutra dinner this month. I knew Andrew about 2 years ago at a lunch tasting and he h...

Food Blog - Food Cinemagraphs: I am experimenting with a new way shooting food photos. What do you think? Ackn...

Food Blog - Food Cinemagraphs: I am experimenti...

ieatishootipost.sg 21 Jul '12, 4pm

I am experimenting with a new way shooting food photos. What do you think? Acknowledgements Thanks to @jeffcheong for the ...