Sunday, 29 June 2014

[Media Invite] Lee Kum Kee Launches New Teriyaki Marinade & Adorable Tomato Ketchup

Some time ago, i was invited to the media launch of Lee Kum Kee's new products and am so excited about attending the event for i get to have the opportunity to see Chef Rayner Ng live cooking demonstration and also be engaged in a fun-filled, hands-on session!

The venue - Cookery Studio at level 3 Civil Service Club Tessensohn

Lee Kum Kee introduces their brand new Teriyaki Marinade and new packaging of Tomato Ketchup,

The event started off with filling our tummy because its dinner time! Love the thoughtfulness of the organiser! =)
Sauce used here were cooked using Lee Kum Kee's sauce, YUMMY!!

Shortly after, it was the live cooking demonstration by Chef Rayner Ng showcasing simple yet quality dishes that we can make at our comfort of our own home! Chef Rayner Ng has previously worked with Chef Joel Robuchon at L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon in Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore. 

First dish - Grilled Tsukune served with Tomato Sauce. (Yakitori)

 Mixing the ingredients in progress,
(Combine minced chicken, chicken soft bone, breadcrumbs, egg, spring onion, cornstarch, ginger, garlic, Lee Kum Kee teriyaki marinade and soy sauce, salt and pepper in a large mixing bowl.)
 A volunteer needed here to help make the skewers,
 Pre-heat oven at 180°C, combined with Lee Kum Kee teriyaki marinade and Mirin for glazing before grilling using Cornell Table Top Grill over medium-high heat until marked, about 2 to 3 minutes per side..
 Ready soon..
 Garnish with Lee Kum Kee Tomato Ketchup, Toasted Sesame Seed and Spring Onion before serve!
Rich flavour and tasty,

Second dish - Garlic Teriyaki Fried Rice

 Stir-fry and adding Lee Kum Kee's new teriyaki marinade,
 Final touch up with cute cut-out vegetables! The Chef made it into a cute bento that sure to charm everyone's heart!
Look and taste extremely good!

Last dish - Grilled Chicken Thigh Teriyaki Sandwich! Its hands-on session!

Each of us were given an apron and utensils for our sandwich making!
I choose to team up with Amber! The sweet and friendly girl i met during Pezzo Pizza launch.
Still feeling very thankful and glad we met!
Condiments available are Lee Kum Kee's new sauces,
 All ready to start our sandwich making!
 fun equipments,
Fresh from the oven - grilled boneless Chicken Thigh,
Some of our final creations! To be honest, mine was the most simple one and am so impressed with their work! The one with the flower design on a plate is Chef Rayner Ng's beautiful creation.
A group photo before we bid goodbye, look how cheeky Chef Rayner Ng is. HAHA!
Thank you Chef Rayner Ng for his time and fun session!

Lee Kum Kee's products,


Lee Kum Kee's brand new Teriyaki Marinade
According to market research conducted by Nielsen, teriyaki sauces are one of the top 10 fastest-moving products in the food sector. Lee Kum Kee, a trusted purveyor of premium sauces for 126 years, has launched its first-ever teriyaki marinade to cater to the burgeoning demand. Top chefs in Chinese restaurants have endorsed the marinade, praising its thickness and rich flavour.

Singaporeans are known to love sesame seeds as a garnish. That is why Lee Kum Kee has added a generous amount of white toasted sesame seeds to its marinade - its sesame seed content is the highest in the market! The seeds' nutty notes help to enliven the flavour. They also blends well with meat. With Lee Kum Kee's Teriyaki Marinade, making dishes such as Yakitori and Teriyaki grilled meat sandwiches has become a cinch. In less than half an hour, families can cook and then savour restaurant-quality teriyaki dishes.

In keeping with Singaporeans' vision for a healthy lifestyle, Lee Kum Kee has not added any preservative to the marinade. This is a healthy marinade home chefs can use over and over again. It is ideal for marinating and basting purposes and can even be used as a dipping sauce. This marinade is also Halal so families of all ethnic groups can consume it.

Price: Lee Kum Kee Teriyaki Marinade - S$3.70
Available at: Cold Storage, Giant and Sheng Shiong

Lee Kum Kee's brand new packaging Tomato Ketchup
Each bottle of Lee Kum Kee's new packaging Tomato Ketchup comes with an adorable design of either a boy or a girl. Not only do these eye-catching designs appeal to children, they also inspire creativity and get the young chefs excited about preparing their own meals.

These Easy-Squeeze bottles allow parents and children to create instant food art. Transform lovely home-cooked meals into masterpieces. Create the outline of a cartoon character with the use of ingredients and then add the final touches with the tomato ketchup. Lightweigh and portable it is, they can be packed easily and brought out to picnics!

Made with red-ripe tomatoes, Lee Kum Kee's tomato ketchup has a smooth and delicate fresh tomato taste and does not contain any preservatives or artificial flavouring. It is Halal so all families can enjoy it as well.

Price: Lee Kum Kee Tomato Ketchup - S$1.25
Available at: Cold Storage and Giant

About LEE KUM KEE:
With 126 years of history and through relentless efforts in quality and innovation, Lee Kum Kee has emerged as a reputable icon and established condiment brand in the world of Chinese and local cooking. Lee Kum Kee sauces are popularly and widely used all over the world: from the busiest kitchens in the best gourmet restaurants to modest family kitchens.

With over 200 sauces and condiments available worldwide, Lee Kum Kee is committed to delivering variety while ensuring supreme quality and authenticity. Through its products, Lee Kum Kee hopes to inspire Singaporeans to create delicious dishes and send their love to families and friends through these touching flavours.


Tuesday, 24 June 2014

[Shout-Out] Magical Transformation by Blissful Brides

For the first time ever, Citrus Media presents the very best of its four titles in one single occasion. Wholesome living is at the heart of everything we do. Discover true style and opulence for the ultimate blissful matrimonial unions; revel in the joys of sharing a home with our animal companions; and grow with the our vibrant and ever-changing local hospitality and F&B scene. Citrus Lifestyle celebrates the essential and empowering aspects of personal lives and businesses, while presenting out-of-the-box solutions tailored for your everyday needs.


Join in for an educational, informative and rewarding experience at SCAPE where they celebrate the all-encompassing spectrum of Citrus Lifestyle!

Held over three days right in the heart of Orchard Road, Citrus Lifestyle is set to enchant, educate and entertain with their fun-filled programmes.

Bridal boutiques will auction off their pre-owned gowns at sure-sell prices, while showcasing their collections at the same time.

Clubpets merchants will present the latest in pet fashion, pet food, and pet accessories as well.

Citrus Lifestyle celebrates the essential and empowering aspects of personal lives and businesses, while presenting out-of-the-box solutions tailored for your everyday needs.

- About Magical Transformations:

Featuring the very best professionals, products and services of our local wedding industry, Magical Transformations will be one experience that is bound to enchant. Revolutionise hair & make-up workshops, and exclusively designed gowns modelled on the catwalk. Get the wedding dress of your dreams starting from $188 at the Grand Auction, where home staples, childhood montage packages and more are going off at jaw-dropping prices.

A world of premium and novel wedding essentials awaits, offering everything from pre-wedding photography packages to pre-marital and financial counselling. Also stand to receive lucrative prizes and deals at Magical Transformations.

Visit www.blissfulbrides.sg for more details.

Saturday, 21 June 2014

[Media Tasting] PEZZO Launches First-ever World Cup Themed Dessert Pizza!

With the Soccer fever going on and heating up, one of the best thing to do while watching the exciting football match is enjoying Pizzas along with beers together with your peers, friends and family!

And for that, PEZZO launches its First-ever special World Cup Themed Dessert Pizza, created from the makers of the Godzilla Pizza!


The 2014 World Cup Themed Dessert Pizza has the shape and design just like a real match ball! Very adorable! But it makes me wonder what are the ingredients on it that create such unique colours on a pizza.. read on to find out!..


Its actually made specially with Oreo cookie crumble and layers of banana sprinkled with a bit of icing sugar and Parmesan Cheese. Underneath the Parmesan Cheese is a thin layer of condense milk.

As for the taste, with all the sweet and refreshing ingredients put together, those who try will certainly love it to the last bite because we tried and we love it a lot! 

This unique, yummy dessert pizza at only $24.90 full pan and $4.50 per slice! 
(Priced the same as the usual Pezzo's Carnival Series)


At a closer look;

Boyf was so amazed and happy with Pezzo's new World Cup Themed Dessert Pizza!
A picture of us!

with pretty Amber !

and with the gorgeous GM of Dream Drive, ms Marilyn Teo ! 
Glad to have chat with her that night!

Noticed that either one of us were holding props of Maserati GranTurismo or Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder in the above pose?

As part of the 2014 World Cup It's Time To Dream campaign, Pezzo is also giving 10 pizza aficionados the chance to channel their inner Michael Schumacher! The winners will get to drive one of the car around the Formula 1 track! For winners who are non-drivers will get their very own chauffeurs.

This is the Grand Lucky Draw prize of Pezzo's It's Time to Dream campaign, held in conjunction with the highly anticipated 2014 FIFA World Cup! (Promotion begins from 6 June 2014 and ends on 13 July 2014)

This thrilling supercar drive experience will be part of the exciting Pezzo 2014 World Cup campaign for members of the public.



Grand Lucky Draw: Accurately predict the winning team of 2014 FIFA World Cup and stand a chance to drive in a Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder/Maserati GranTurismo Coupe. This is Pezzo's collaboration with Dream Drive at Suntec City. 10 lucky winners will be picked and these prizes are worth up to S$3000.

Scratch and Win: With every purchase of three slices of Pezzo pizza, a customers will receive a Scratch and Win card. They will stand a chance to win free Pezzo's pizzas and goodies worth up to $18,000. Each winning scratch card can be redeemed instantly at any Pezzo outlet (except Pezzo Sentosa).


Amazing cars on display for photo-taking purpose just outside the entrance.. 

Now, here is the real thing.. we were given a trial run on either the Maserati GranTurismo Coupe in white or the Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder in yellow! Boyf chose the latter one so that he can be the driver and i can be driven by him. Super awesome feeling!

The administrative and procedure is very easy and processed in just a few minutes. If you want to be the driver, all they need is either your Driving License or Identification Card. 
Great services from the crew of Dream Drive!

Signing of acknowledgement and guidelines..




With camera flash light on,
All good and ready to set off !



When we were back to the store after a round, experiencing the feel and grip of riding in a Maserati GranTurismo Coupe.. i went on to check out their store..

Completing each routes entitles you to have these awesome goodies,

there is even a certificate and the best thing a video in their very own sleek thumbdrive for your keepsake,

Its a night of great food and fun ride, thank you Pezzo Pizza and Dream Drive for giving us such awesome opportunity and experiences!
=)

My #OOTD,

Dream Drive Store in Singapore located at Suntec City Mall,
Find out more at their store or website,

Dream Drive Address:
Dream Drive Pte Ltd is located at Suntec City Mall, Level 1 Convention Centre (Main Entrance),
3 Temasek Boulevard, #01-K27, Singapore 039593.

Dream Drive Website: http://www.dreamdrive.com.sg/index.html
Dream Drive Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dreamdrivesg

Pezzo Pizza Website: http://www.pezzo.com.sg
Pezzo Pizza Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PezzoPizzaSG
Pezzo Pizza Instagram: @pezzopizzasg

Campaign Hashtags: #pezzopizzasg #itstimetodream #dreamdrivesg