24 Aug '12, 11am

Bloggers upset over @DinerEnBlancSGP's 'no local food' rule

Bloggers upset over @DinerEnBlancSGP's 'no local food' rule

Photo credit: Dîner en Blanc - Singapore Facebook Local food is discouraged at exclusive dinner event titled 'Dîner en Blanc - Singapore', and this is not sitting well among some bloggers in Singapore even before they could sit down for a meal. The hush-hush food party is a mass picnic pop-up event taking place at an undisclosed location in the city, set to take place on 30 August. It apparently started on Tuesday, 21 August, when food blogger Daniel Ang - of Daniel's Food Diary - posted an entry about Dîner en Blanc. In his post, he provided details about the event. He also jokingly included a list of white-coloured local dishes that diners may take along. Then, four days later, he tweeted, at 2.52pm: "Dear fellow bloggers, this is the post I was told to removed by Dîner en Blanc. I hope I have your support [link provided ]." This is the first time he has been asked to re...

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