25 Aug '12, 2am

Diner en Blanc vs Ultimate Hawker Fest: Let's Celebrate Our Own Hawker Food!: By now you might have heard about...

By now you might have heard about the Diner En Blanc fiasco where the organizers have dismissed Chicken Rice and Tau Huay food that are not considered "quality" enough to be brought to the chic picnic. In order to be invited to the event, the organizers have asked food bloggers to write a blog post about the event and then to suggest what "White Food" they would bring. When chicken rice and tau huay were suggested, the organizers felt that they do not qualify to be brought to the event and asked the blogger to remove his post. When he did, they told him that there wasn't enough space and he was uninvited to the event! You can read the background to the story here and here , and the subsequent response from our community on our facebook fanpage . Now I am not here to spread more ill feelings. As a patriotic Singaporean and a person that is passionate about local food, I wou...

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