Malaysian Food Favourites


Malaysian Food Favourites [MFF]

Malaysian Food Favourites [MFF]

Malaysia is a country that simply has so much to eat that the locals often worry about overeating. The vast array of food that are on offer all around the clock is simply mindboggling. And of course, tasty,… and tempting.
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Malaysian Food Favourites – Fried Rice [MFF1]

Malaysian Food Favourites – Fried Rice [MFF1]

A few years ago, when the Stebbins family were staying in Penang, Eric and his wife Maggie wanted their children to try as much of Penang food as possible. He didn’t want his family to end up going to McDonalds’ by default just because they weren’t familiar with the ingredients used in local dishes. So, I had dinner with Eric’s family quite often, taking them out to the hawker centres and kopitiam, and many times, Eric’s children asked for fried rice, sometimes even when there was none!
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Malaysian Food Favourites – Penang Hokkien Mee [MFF2]

Malaysian Food Favourites – Penang Hokkien Mee [MFF2]

“Now, here is a man who really respects food”, my brother says one morning as he, my mother and I were having brunch at Kafe Khoon Hian, opposite the former Federal Cinema on Jalan Dato’ Keramat, Penang.
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Malaysian Food Favourites – Indian Kuih [MFF3]

Malaysian Food Favourites – Indian Kuih [MFF3]

There are so many Indian snacks, ranging from nuts and chips to candy and traditional Indian muruku, and then there are those which are great for a little bite at tea-time, although they are also great for an after dinner snack, too. I was buying muruku in Little India when I felt a little peckish and decided to get some of these snacks. It was very convenient, as there is a little stall right next to the muruku stall at the corner of King Street and Market Street.
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