Month: January 2019

Top Attractions in Hue

Things to Do in Hue, Central Vietnam

Monica Tindall Formerly the Imperial capital of Vietnam and currently recognized as the culinary epicentre of the country, Hue is worthy of a stay of a few days or more. Although many of the historic sites were damaged during the Vietnam war, enough has been preser…

Alex Anthony Lucky Tora

Alex Anthony, General Manager Tora

Alex Anthony, the general manager of Lucky Tora – KL’s latest cocktail bar and Japanese restaurant opening – chats with The Yum List about what life is like “under the water.” What do you do and how did you get into the industry? I am …

Hue Cafe Roastery, Speciality Coffee Hue

Hue Cafe Roastery, Speciality Coffee Hue

Monica Tindall Hue already feels as if it is off the beaten path not yet overcome with tourists such as nearby Hoi An and Da Nang. But, if you have a bit of an adventurous spirit and enjoy a good coffee hunt, which takes you even further away from the […]

Luce Osteria, Italian Restaurant Old Maya

Luce Osteria, Italian Restaurant Old Malaya

Words: Monica Tindall Photos: Rich Callahan One of KL’s most-loved Italian restaurants, Luce Osteria, has launched 2019 with a new menu. Besides the most popular items that regulars just will not allow to be removed, chef Christian Grandi has introduced around …

Le Parfum Restaurant, Azerai La Residence, Hue

Le Parfum Restaurant, Azerai La Residence, Hue

Monica Tindall Located in the beautiful Azerai La Residence, Hue, Le Parfum restaurant is one of the finer dining experiences you’ll find in the city. Serving breakfast buffet-style to guests of the hotel in the morning, it offers an a la carte menu to visitors for …

Local Food Tour Hue, Central Vietnam

Local Food Tour Hue, Central Vietnam

Monica Tindall with the help of Ms Ruby, the concierge at Azerai La Residence, Hue. Travel the world and pretty soon you see a common thread of people who love and appreciate their local cuisine. Never before though have I engaged in a population so certain that thei…

Kenneth Lee Hui Keat

Kenneth Lee Hui Keat, Head Roaster at VCR

The Yum List chats with Kenneth Lee Hui Keat, head roaster at VCR and learns a little about life behind the scenes in one of KL’s most popular cafes. What do you do and how did you get into the industry? It all started working in Starbucks like every an […]