As of late, all the hype is about A2 milk, a type of cow’s milk that doesn’t contain the A1 beta-casein protein. To compare the varieties, A1 has the amino acid histidine at position 67 in the protein chain, while A2 has the amino acid proline there instead. Despite this small difference, some believe that..
Latte art, as we all know, is a skill. It is a method of preparing coffee by pouring steamed milk into a shot of espresso, which results in a pattern on the beverage’s surface. Although some may argue that there is too much focus on the aesthetic side of things instead of more important aspects..
Also called detox water, infused water can generally be any combination of fruits, vegetables, and herbs steeped in cold water. The big difference between store-bought fruit juice and infused fruit water is that the former is flash-pasteurised, which means that a large proportion of the essential nutrients from the actual fruit are killed off during..
Already into its third edition, this year’s Negroni Week is the biggest yet, with over 60 bars participating and showcasing their unique creations. This third record-breaking edition returns to Singapore from 5 to 11 June 2017, all for a charitable cause, with donations of at least $1 for every cocktail sold. With half of the participating..
Beefeater, Plymouth and Tanqueray aside, here’s some of the new- fangled gins you can check out here in Singapore. Bluecoat An American-style dry gin that’s big on citrus. Wait. American- style? Bluecoat is a smooth gin that’s a little sweeter and more citrusy, unabashedly catering to the American palate. A progressively modern take on a..
Say hello to the beer infusion towers at Alchemist Beer Lab. Think ale with grilled pineapple and anise or dry Irish stout with marshmallow, vanilla pod and mint leaves. At first glance, the 16 sleek, state-of-the-art beer infusion towers at Alchemist Beer Lab, said to be Asia’s first and only infusion beer lab, look like..
Amazake is having a resurgence in recent years due to its nutritional wealth. Traditionally known as a sweet, low or non-alcohol Japanese drink, it is made from fermented rice. It’s part of the family of traditional Japanese foods made using koji and the koji mold Aspergillus oryzae that includes miso, soy sauce, and sake. Amazake..
When it comes to Over The Top Milkshakes, it’s all about flash and decadence. These gravity defying milkshakes are most certainly one of life’s visual feasts. Expect a sugar coma as you dig into the towers of syrupy goodness. The flamboyant OTT Milkshakes can certainly set your pulses racing. Here’s some great spots where you can indulge in..
While the night is young, a cooling, sky-high drinking destination is all you need. With stunning views and a vibrant atmosphere, rooftop bars are some of the trendiest spots to be seen and heard. Start feeling on top of the world. Here’s a roundup of the best rooftop bars to entice our senses. Smoke and Mirrors..
Raise your beer mugs in unison as its Oktoberfest Season in Singapore once more. This Booze-filled event has become a very popular one and this year is no exception. Wash down delicious German fare with swills of beer in what will be a memorable few weeks. Here are the best Oktoberfest Spots: RedDot BrewHouse Join in the..