Get ready to drool because we’ve got a food round-up that’ll make your taste buds dance with excitement! From mouthwatering durian stays to new restaurant openings, there’s a whole world of culinary delights waiting for you throughout Malaysia. So, grab your forks and knives, and let’s dive into this delicious journey of what to look forward to!
Durian lovers rejoice!
The season for durians has arrived, and with it comes the promise of good times and the tantalising aroma of durians. This year, when you begin your quest for the greatest durian stall or dessert, why not turn it into a stylish weekend escape?
Take a nice drive north up to Penang for the infamous Balik Pulau durians! Looking for a place to stay? Well, we’ve got some nice durian-inspired options for you!
Check out Villa Astara at Karuna Hill, a quiet sanctuary amidst the hills. Here, you can take a walk at the durian farm in full bloom, or experience stunning sunsets from the balcony while enjoying the outdoor jacuzzi.
Also in Balik Pulau, this two-storey, open-air treehouse is one that’s built on sustainability. Designed and built around an 80-year-old durian tree, you can live out your childhood fantasies right here! Set amidst a 16-acre sustainable fruit orchard, this unique lodging is one with nature, yet comes with all the modern amenities you’ll need.
Sensational culinary fusion with Bao & Bordeaux
Bao & Bordeaux, happening in the W Kuala Lumpur’s funky Woobar, promises a remarkable gastronomic event that brings together the exciting world of street food with the subtle elegance of Bordeaux wines. You can enjoy Smokin BBQ Beef Tendon Bao, Spiced Grilled Coconut Chicken, Big Bao of Lobster and Angus Beef Patty paired perfectly with an expertly selected collection of Bordeaux wines like Thomas Barton Reserve Graves Blanc Bordeaux and Chateau Cuvelier & Fild Bordeaux to elevate the dining experience.
Enjoy this one-of-a-kind culinary experience every Saturday from 6:30pm to 10pm for a limited time.
Gordon Ramsay’s first Street Pizza outlet opening soon
As the first of its kind in Southeast Asia, the much-anticipated Street Pizza concept by celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay will soon open in Malaysia! Street Pizza was founded in 2018 in London and quickly became popular for its endless sourdough pizzas topped with a wide choice of toppings and served with a selection of sides like hot wings, dirty fries, and cocktails.
Street Pizza Kuala Lumpur will debut in the Sunway Pyramid retail centre in the third quarter of 2023. Gordon Ramsay Street Pizza is the chef’s second establishment in the Sunway Resort Hotel (and in Malaysia). The first, the Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill, debuted last year.