Archive for the 'Food' Category

Lunch Time Memories

One of the best things that I’ve ever experienced while working on my current office is the opportunity to have lunch in a nice restaurant. Usually it is me with my co-workers and my boss, and also with our customers. Depending on the customers, we could end up having lunch at a nice restaurant in a nice hotel, here in Jakarta.

I remember the second time we had lunch there I was not feeling very well, and because of that I didn’t enjoy the food as much as I wanted, which is a pity because the food choices were various and plentiful. And the quality is one of the finest I’ve ever tasted.

The food types ranged from Asian Food to European Food and they even have their own wine cellar. Although probably you couldn’t say that it was a cellar since it was only a room separated by transparent glass wall with wine racks lining the back wall. Read the rest of this entry »

Cicipi – The Food & Dining Review

Cicipi - The Food & Dining Review PortalA couple of weeks ago, I saw an ad about Cicipi.com in Facebook. In Indonesian language, Cicipi literally means ‘to taste’. My first thought when I saw the ad was that this website must be about food. So as a person who loves to pamper his taste buds, I decided to go and paid this website a visit.

As it happened, my initial guess is quite correct, Cicipi.com is indeed a website about food. Actually to be more precise, Cicipi.com is a review portal website about Food & Dining, and also about Beauty & Spa places in and around 4 big city / area in Indonesia namely Jakarta, Bandung, Surabaya and Bali. They also mention info about promotions offered by several of those places. Read the rest of this entry »

Bogor – The City of Rain

Lo Mie BogorBogor is a city in West Java around 35 miles to the south of Jakarta, the Capital of Indonesia, with the tendencies to rain almost everyday regardles of season (hence the post title). Usually accessed via Jagorawi toll road, the earliest toll road in Indonesia. With a population around 3 million, Bogor is a quite busy city. My Grandpa lives there with my Uncle and his Family. We usually visited them regularly, at least once a month. I enjoyed going there on a regular basis because of the absence of a busy metropolitan and also because I had so many sweet and fond memory there. One of my favorite is the food. Bogor have its share of delicacies that cannot easily be found in other places.

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Is good food appeal to you?

To me, yes…

There’s not many things that I can do to spoil myself. But one of them is food. Good food to be exact. Besides being a fried rice addict. Now I have another addiction… Thanks to my buddy nu3l (again!)

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