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Catherine Chong

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17 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Home-style Malay fare at its best

THOSE longing for authentic kampung-style classics reminiscent of mum’s home cooking will love the Jom Buka Puasa Buffet at Berjaya Penang Hotel.




The chefs have cooked up a wondrous spread of kampung classics for Ramadan.
10 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Indulge in tasty traditional treats

GET into the spirit of the holy month by experiencing Iftar at its best with sumptuous traditional buffets and special set menus at The Light Hotel Penang.




A savoury Ramadan feast awaits at The Light Hotel Penang in Seberang Jaya, Penang.
3 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Kampung-themed buffet dinner of 100 choices

IGNITE your taste buds with the mouth-watering favourites at Ixora Hotel Penang’s Kampung Ku Buffet Dinner.




Ixora Hotel is offering a scrumptious Kampung Ku Buffet Dinner spread which includes (clockwise, top left) the signature kambing panggang golek, pasembur and rojak buah-buahan, ais kacang and ikan bakar.
19 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Brimming with tantalising flavours

SUNWAY Hotel Georgetown and Sunway Hotel Seberang Jaya will be bringing Ramadan flavours from around the world to Penang with their Citarasa Antarabangsa buffets.




The mouth-watering Kari Kepala Ikan Sri Pinang Kawah.
5 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Tasty Nyonya fare at its best

BE it a birthday, anniversary or any celebration for that matter, have it a la Peranakan style with Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang’s Nyonya Buffet Dinner.




Delectable acar awak (pickled mixed vegetables) to whet appetites.
9 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Making dream homes a reality

A WORLD of luxury living awaits future residents of City of Dreams (COD), an award-wining RM800mil seafront development overlooking Gurney Drive in Penang.

8 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Tapping the market for good yields

FROM a humble beginning in the 1960s, the Malaysian palm oil industry has transformed




Palm oil is one of the key contributors to the country’s GDP.
25 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Grand reunion buffet and steamboat set at hotel

FESTIVE flavours are aplenty at Lexis Suites Penang this Chinese New Year.

For a touch of tradition is the steamboat set which offers a choice of tomyam, chicken, herbal or creamy fish soup.
18 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Bountiful feast to usher in CNY

THE Light Hotel Penang in Seberang Jaya is all geared up for the Lunar New Year with sumptuous feasting, great fun and lively entertainment for the whole family.

Delectable desserts for a sweet ending.
11 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Four Seasons Tea Restaurant going back to rich tradition

FOUR Seasons Tea Restaurant in Penang is serving a harmonious balance of yin and yang dishes for its course menu this Chinese New Year.

A balance of yin and yang dishes for your merry feasting.