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Introducing Penang Famous Food, Peanut Barley Candy (Part 10) – With Tripvid

Peanut Barley Candy is an old school snack which is not that common nowadays. The peanut barley candy is made of some crushed peanuts, sugar and some vegetable oil. A lot of younger generation kids do not know the original name of this snack. The correct name of this candy is actually known as “ark am” 鸭颈 (literally […]

Introducing Penang Famous Food, Transfer Road Roti Canai (Part 9) – With Tripvid

Transfer road roti canai is one of the famous roti canai around Penang. This stall has a history for over 90 years and has been passed down to four generations. The roti which is soft on the inside but crispy on the outside, when combining with tender chicken and mutton in a hearty, rich curry […]

Introducing Penang Famous Food, Chowrasta Market Breakfast (Part 8) – With Tripvid

Chowrasta Market is one of the busiest marketplaces in Penang. Along the market, there is a classical Chinese coffee shop selling wonderful Koay Teow Thng and Chee Cheong Fun. A heartwarming bowl of rice noodles served with a thick broth, fresh, handmade fish balls and tender duck meat, and a plate of thin, springy rice rolls […]

Introducing Penang Local Street Snacks and Food – Chowrasta Market in Video (Part 6) – With Tripvid

Exploring Penang’s busiest market – the Chawrasta Market. Tasting piping hot bowls of Koay Teow Soup with succulent duck meat, fragrant pandan kueh drizzled with sweet gula melaka syrup and fresh homemade soy bean milk. These are a small fraction among the local delights you can find at Chowrasta Market.

Introducing Famous Penang Food, Putu Mayam in Video (Part 4) – With Tripvid

Putu mayam in Malay or Idiyappam (இடியாப்ப‌ம்) in Tamil is a Tamil dish from southern India. It is now a popular dish in southern India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Singapore. One of the famous Putu Mayam in Penang is located at Pulau Tikus market. This fluffy, aromatic and mouth-watering dessert is a great way to […]

Jaya Bintang Cafe, Bukit Mertajam – An Affordable Cafe

There have always been a lot of coverage on affordable and delicious breakfast in Penang island. However, I believe there are even more of this kind in mainland Penang. One of it is at Bukit Mertajam and the one that I visited is Jaya Bintang Cafe located at Jalan Sungai Rambai. For more details on the food […]

Macalister Mansion, Macalister Road – Serving Classy Breakfast in Town

Macalister Mansion usually gives people the impression of prestige and elegance, be it dining or accommodation. However, that is not always true. In fact, dining at Macalister Mansion can sometimes be inexpensive. I have always been hunting for good and reasonable breakfast. This time, you will be surprised that Macalister Mansion is offering reasonable breakfast […]