Katsu Chicken Curry at Zushibento, Brookfield Place

For lunch at the end of the week I decided to go the Katsu chicken curry for $11.90 at Zushibento, Brookfield Place. Rice with crispy chicken on top and just-poured curry arrived after a productive five minutes—during which my usual donation to charity was made and it was confirmed​ that the coming weekend would unfortunately Continue reading Katsu Chicken Curry at Zushibento, Brookfield Place

Takeaway Teriyaki Chicken from Ichirin Japanese in Leeming

Terriyaki chicken is one of the dishes a Japanese place should get right. To me it’s that quintessential Japanese dish you order when faced with a menu and want a safe option.  Ichirin Japanese is a tiny venue tucked away in the ‘burbs. They do a pretty on point terriyaki chicken. Decent portion of chicken, Continue reading Takeaway Teriyaki Chicken from Ichirin Japanese in Leeming

Teriyaki Chicken, Softshell Crab, and Rainbow Roll at Silver Sushi in Willetton

Silver Sushi consistently delivers great casual dining. As a local, it’s the default place to go for a special occasion, and it’s just as good an option for grabbing a bite.  I hadn’t been for a while. After an intended lunch at Nandos didn’t go to plan when we were sat next to group of Continue reading Teriyaki Chicken, Softshell Crab, and Rainbow Roll at Silver Sushi in Willetton

The Tourist Sim Saga & Genki Sushi at Orchard Central SG

The Tourist Sim Saga: On arrival at Changi airport, I purchased five sims under my name and passport from the currency exchange store outside arrivals. These were Singtel tourist prepaid sims providing 100GB of data, 90 minutes international calls, and unlimited Whatsapp, valid for 10 days: $50 for two sims sharing the data allowance, a Continue reading The Tourist Sim Saga & Genki Sushi at Orchard Central SG

Hokkaido Baked Cheese Tart (Original Flavour) at Carousel

I’d read about Sydneysiders going absolutely cray-cray about these tarts a while back when Hokkaido baked cheese tarts first hit Aussie shores. The recipe, it was said, featured a blend of cheeses that was bang-on game-changing. The ratios of cheese apparently an exact science, uncovered and perfected by the Japanese.  So, when I discovered a Continue reading Hokkaido Baked Cheese Tart (Original Flavour) at Carousel