Archive for the tag 'vegetarian'

Jan 12 2012

Eating for a (charitable) cause in Kuala Lumpur

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Although a well-established practice in many other southeast Asian countries, particularly Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam, eateries run on charitable principles are rather thin on the ground in Kuala Lumpur. This is partly because the city has less desperately poor people than say Phnom Penh or Bangkok. It is also down to cultural attitudes towards charity. … read the full post

Apr 29 2011

Where’s Kuala Lumpur’s best banana leaf curry?

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Banana leaf curry is an Indian thali, done with a distinctive Malaysian twist, and it’s something visitors really should try at some stage during a trip to Kuala Lumpur. I decided to check out a few places in order to find the best spot to indulge in the delicious meal. Popularity may not be everything … read the full post

Apr 13 2011

How to eat vegetarian in Kuala Lumpur

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Horror, pity and grudging admiration: the three main ways Malaysians react when they find out someone is a vegetarian. ┬áThis would suggest that keeping clear of meat and fish is a tough ask, even in cosmopolitan KL. Which is odd, because there are few places in the world where vegetarians can eat as well. The … read the full post