New Tokyo restaurant: Jinen.

New Tokyo restaurant: Jinen.

EPICURE New Tokyo restaurant: Jinen. Jinen. wows with European flavours and Japanese elegance in a stylish villa in Shibuya     Chef Kato Shoma and Chef Umino Naoya While the rest of the world was stuck at home during the pandemic, it seems the Tokyo fine-dining...
Sakura surprise in Tokyo

Sakura surprise in Tokyo

JETSETTER Sakura surprise in Tokyo The cherry blossoms’ lush beauty and special significance are also enjoyed during hanafubuki and hanaikada in spring   Mankai: The full bloom beauty of the cherry blossom Tokyo in spring, when it heralds the glorious lushness of...
Imamura: The culinary beacon on Sentosa

Imamura: The culinary beacon on Sentosa

EPICURE Imamura: Sentosa’s culinary beacon Imamura is the latest Japanese restaurant in Singapore and the one that is raising the fine-dining bar Consummate perfectionist: Chef Hirofumi Imamura Shiso is the fragrant perilla leaf that usually adorns a sashimi...
Aoki: Singapore’s best value fine-dining sushi?

Aoki: Singapore’s best value fine-dining sushi?

EPICURE Aoki: Singapore’s best value fine-dining sushi? There may be newer and fancier sushi restaurants with a star but they can’t beat Aoki Restaurant’s price-to-quality proposition   Chef Aoki Kunio with his ultra-luxe tray of tuna and Chef Ewan Soh As...
Hyundai Tucson Hybrid: Sporty luxury

Hyundai Tucson Hybrid: Sporty luxury

GEARHEAD   Hyundai Tucson Hybrid: Sporty luxury Hyundai continues to raise the bar with its near-premium Tucson Hybrid What it is A long time ago, when cars had carbs (carburettors, not carbohydrates) and new wave had nothing to do with surfing, BMW models were...