25 Aug '12, 2am

If the idea is not to dabao food but to prepare/bring, why sell food/alcohol onsite? Inconsistencies. #dinerenblanc

A local food blogger was uninvited to the exclusive Diner en Blanc (The White Dinner) after he posted a list of local foods he suggested that guests could bring to the event. The "pop-up picnic" was to be held at a secret venue on Thursday and blogger Daniel Ang was invited to cover the event, reported The Straits Times. The 12 food suggestions he had posted on his blog on Tuesday include: chee cheong fun (rice noodle rolls), fishballs, chicken rice, chwee kueh (steamed rice cake) and tau hway (soya beancurd). When he asked the organisers whether his post was all right, he was told that it was. However, he was asked to remove it the next day. "They said the local delicacies were not on a par with the image of the event and told me to take the post down," said Mr Ang to The Straits Times. He refused to do so and was then "uninvited" by the organisers on Thursday. Mr Ang sai...

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