03 Nov '11, 1am

Fish bak kwa coming up: SINGAPORE - A local start-up has set out to carve a niche for itself in the crowded mark...

SINGAPORE - A local start-up has set out to carve a niche for itself in the crowded market for barbecued sweet meats, or bak kwa, by substituting pork, the meat typically used, with fish like salmon and tuna. The idea of fish bak kwa came to O Savory managing director Derek Ong when he was helping out at his father's restaurant. He noticed that fish meat went to waste due to improper filleting. "My father used to run some restaurants in Chinatown. I saw that there was still a lot of meat stuck to the fish bones, so I suggested that we use it for another purpose. As we were surrounded by many bak kwa shops in Chinatown, we thought of using the leftover fish to make bak kwa," explained Mr Ong. The idea to put a new spin on an old favourite followed him to Republic Polytechnic (RP) but, lacking resources and funding, his idea was put on the back burner. After completing Natio...

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