December 2020

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New F&B Openings 2020 in Kuala Lumpur

New F&B Openings 2020 in KL In light of some crazy challenges for the food and beverage industry in 2020, it is amazing the number of outlets that opened this year. Whether they were forging ahead as money had already been invested or saw an opportunity and took h…

Katnook Estate Wines Malaysia

Most Memorable Culinary Moments of 2020

Most Memorable Culinary Moments of 2020 What a year it has been and in the face of all struggles, some sectors of the food and beverage industry in Malaysia refused to give up. In fact, some businesses did just the opposite. Instead of toning things down, they went al…

Hair Highlights Kuala Lumpur

Hair Highlights Kuala Lumpur, Eka Roots

Hair Highlights Kuala Lumpur Monica Tindall Determined to end the year on a high note, I add hair to my agenda of things to take care of before the year is out. Working from home has no doubt allowed me to let beauty maintenance go for longer than usual. The […]

Azeta Kitchen Bangsar

Azeta Kitchen, Italian Restaurant Bangsar

Azeta Kitchen *Azeta is closed, and Trattoria Dacristian has taken its place. Words: Kitty NoblePhotos: Rich Callahan Azeta Kitchen, yet another pandemic success story, opened just a week before the start of lockdown. The restaurant, the second foray for husb…

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Natalina Italian Kitchen in Avenue K

Natalina Italian Kitchen Words: TJay Photos: Rich Callahan Natalina Italian Kitchen is small and cozy with just enough greenery to allow the feeling of escape from the mall. The smell of caramelized cheese and yeasty dough waft lazily from the open pizza oven nea…

Frank's Bar Avenue K

Frank’s Bar, Hidden Bar in Avenue K

Find the Hat: Frank’s Bar Words: T.Jay Phots: Rich Callahan Frank Sinatra once said, “Cock your hat, angles are attitude.” Frank’s Bar, a homage to old blue eyes is also a nod to the speakeasies of the Prohibition Era. A bespoke cocktail menu and the alluring classi…

Christmas Gift Ideas 2020 KL

Christmas Gift Ideas 2020 Kuala Lumpur Part 1

Christmas Gift Ideas 2020 Kuala Lumpur Part 1 Monica Tindall No matter whether you’ve been naughty or nice this year, we could all do with a little extra love with the way 2020 has treated us so far. Here we make gifting easy with some Christmas Gift Ideas for th…