16 Feb '16, 12pm

Fu Zhou Poh Hwa Oyster Cake: Another UFO Sighting! - ieatishootipost:

The last time I spotted a UFO (Unidentified Fried Object) was back in 2006 when I wrote about Maxwell Fuzhou Oyster Cake . Sightings of this ultra-delicious Fuzhou snack are few and far in between because it is one of those disappearing dishes in Singapore. It was uncommon even 30 years ago when I first tasted it as a schoolboy in Clementi. Even friends in my generation have told me that they have never eaten it before! No wonder sightings are so rare! Yet, for those of us who have had these close encounters of the most delicious kind, UFO sightings are a most welcome sight. Crisp on the outside, savoury and delicious on the inside, these humble snacks combine a melange of flavours into a umami grenade which you can hold in one hand. The batter used to make the UFO may look simple but it combines three types of flour and a slurry made from blended soya beans to give it its...

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