13 May '18, 8pm
Chinatown Special – Fried Rice Paradise In Chinatown! https://t.co/PfEZYt0i71
Located at Chinatown Complex, Chinatown Special is run by Mr Sow. He shares that he has been selling fried rice in Chinatown since 1986 (which is stated on his signboard), and actually learnt how to cook fried rice by himself. On why he only sells fried rice, Mr Sow shares that it’s something he does well, and it is much simpler to have only one item on the menu. Every order of fried rice is cooked ala minute, which ensures that diners get freshly fried rice every time. His version of fried rice was reminiscent of the home cooked type that mum usually whips up in the kitchen, instead of the lavish versions you get at restaurants or zi char stalls. He fries his rice together with a generous amount of basic ingredients, such as char siew, egg and prawn. Although seemingly simple, these ingredients lend a tasty flavour to the fried rice, and add different textures to the toot...