Dining The Myanmar Times has the latest news from across Myanmar. http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining.html Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:38:39 +0630 en-gb Easy cooking, Chinese style http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13686-easy-cooking-chinese-style.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13686-easy-cooking-chinese-style.html

Last week I found myself having to prepare dinner for guests at short notice and, with some quick thinking, I managed to knock up a meal with a barbeque roasted chicken from the supermarket.

kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Cooking with Phyo) Dining Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:25:21 +0630
La Taverna Mediterranean Bistro http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13685-la-taverna-mediterranean-bistro.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13685-la-taverna-mediterranean-bistro.html

Ever since an embarrassing incident during a Middle Eastern Studies class at university, in which I unwittingly confused a Gaza-based terror group with a Middle Eastern chickpea dip, I haven’t had much of an appetite for Mediterranean food.

kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Charlotte Rose) Dining Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:19:54 +0630
Another day, another burrito http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13649-another-day-another-burrito.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13649-another-day-another-burrito.html

Call me un optimista, but every time I hear about a restaurant in Yangon serving Mexican food, I hope against hope for a complete menu of enchiladas, chile rellenos, tostadas, chimichangas, tamales and chilaquiles.

kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Douglas Long) Dining Thu, 19 Mar 2015 04:00:00 +0630
Looking for lunch in Bangkok’s Chinatown http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13405-looking-for-lunch-in-bangkok-s-chinatown.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13405-looking-for-lunch-in-bangkok-s-chinatown.html

Located in one of the oldest neighbourhoods of Bangkok along the western bank of the Chao Phraya, this busy and flavoursome district became populated by Chinese traders attracted to the convenience of the river banks in the late 18th century, during the reign of King Rama I.

kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Stuart Alan Becker) Dining Mon, 09 Mar 2015 12:54:44 +0630
Faking it with sausages http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13314-faking-it-with-sausages.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13314-faking-it-with-sausages.html

Tapas are the perfect finger food for parties and easy to prepare. But Spanish tapas dishes often include cured meats or chorizo sausage, which aren’t easy to find in Myanmar – so when I’m cooking tapas I have to be creative.

kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Phyo Arbidans) Dining Mon, 02 Mar 2015 19:00:28 +0630
Your search for the perfect pad thai ends here http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13313-your-search-for-the-perfect-pad-thai-ends-here.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13313-your-search-for-the-perfect-pad-thai-ends-here.html

It may be Thailand’s most famous culinary export, but finding a decent pad thai has become a near impossible pursuit.

kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Charlotte Rose) Dining Mon, 02 Mar 2015 18:51:40 +0630
Butter me up http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13230-butter-me-up.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13230-butter-me-up.html

Our resident culinary expert Phyo branches out, trying her hand at several different types of butter – great for any occasion.



kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Phyo's Cooking Adventure) Dining Sun, 22 Feb 2015 05:00:00 +0630
Holy cow, these guys know their curries http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13231-holy-cow-these-guys-know-their-curries.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13231-holy-cow-these-guys-know-their-curries.html

A new Indian joint near Aung San Stadium gets the British tick of approval from our discerning binge-drinking, Doctor Who-loving reviewer.


kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Charlotte Rose) Dining Sun, 22 Feb 2015 05:00:00 +0630
Myanmar meets the Middle East http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13152-myanmar-meets-the-middle-east.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13152-myanmar-meets-the-middle-east.html

Phyo tries her hand at a tasty Lebanese curry, with flavours that are bound to pack a punch.

kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Phyo's Cooking Adventure) Dining Sun, 15 Feb 2015 05:00:00 +0630
Ring in the new year with a Yee Sang bang at Tiger Hill http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13153-see-in-the-new-year-with-a-yee-sang-bang-at-tiger-hill.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/lifestyle/dining/13153-see-in-the-new-year-with-a-yee-sang-bang-at-tiger-hill.html

With Chinese New Year fast approaching, Tiger Hill is offering up impressive seafood fare.

kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Nandar Aung) Dining Sun, 15 Feb 2015 05:00:00 +0630