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7 Things you can do this weekend: 27-28 February 2016

7 Things you can do this weekend: 27-28 February 2016

A foodie's dream

Text: Rachel Au


There is a slew of food events lined up this weekend and you’re going to be spoilt for choice

1. A Gourmet Escape with Chef Ryan Clift of Tippling Club, 25 - 27 Feb

Ever heard of modern molecular cuisine? If you haven't, then this is the perfect opportunity to try it. That, and the menu is by critically acclaimed Chef Ryan Clift of the equally famed Tippling Club in Singapore. He will be in Kuala Lumpur at Mandarin Grill for a few days to serve guests an exclusive dining experience of signature food and wine pairings. 

The five-course lunch is priced at RM298 nett per person (without wine pairing) and RM398 nett per person (with wine pairing). There is also the option of a nine-course dinner that is priced at RM598 nett per person (without wine pairing) and RM768 nett per person (with wine pairing). To make a reservation, please call Mandarin Grill at 03 2179 8960 or email at [email protected]


2. Taste of Tiffin: Brunch Session, 11am and 1.30pm, Sun 

Yet another food connoisseur hailing from Singapore is coming to Malaysia to entertain your stomachs. Brunch Bandits is a pop-up dining club that serves unique brunch food inspired from all over the world. At this weekend's Taste of Tiffin, they have cooked up a hearty menu of Ethiopian food. Read more about it in our interview with Brunch Bandits founder Nithiya here

Tickets close on 24 February so be sure to grab them quick before they're all sold out.

 

3. Tiffin Chowdown, 12pm - 10pm, Sat and Sun

You don't have to travel from KL to PJ over several weekends just to try all the delicious and popular cafes out there because 26 of them will be gathering under one roof this weekend! From pies (A Pie Thing) to oysters (SHUCKED Oyster Bars) to soft serves (Miru Dessert Cafe) to Mexican food (Fresca Mexican Kitchen & Bar), you better go there with an empty stomach. 

Admission is free. For more information, check out here.

 

4. Taste of Tiffin: Heart of the Run, 12pm - 5pm, Sun

Extend your love for all alcohol by brushing up on your knowledge of it at Taste of Tiffin's special sampling session. With an impressive repertoire of 40 varieties of specialty craft white spirits from over 14 purveyors, you might just leave as a new cocktail connoisseur. 

Early bird tickets are priced at RM110 per person and will be on sale until 26 February. Get them here


5. Watch with iflix: Pulp Fiction, 6pm - 10pm, Sat

Enjoy a different kind of movie-watching with iflix as they'll be showing cult classic Pulp Fiction at Impact Hub KL. Admission is free IF you are an iflix subscriber but otherwise, you can always sign up for their 30-day free trial now to gain access to both the streaming site and the event. Refreshing and snacks will also be provided. 

For more information or to get your 'tickets', head over here.  

 

6. Superheroes by Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO), Sat and Sun

Calling all fans of all things superhero-related: enjoy a fantastic afternoon listening to all-action Alasdair Malloy and the MPO use their supersound to play the superheroid themes for Batman, Spiderman and Superman, as well as Super Mario and other video game legends. 

Ticket prices start from RM50 to RM130 and you can purchase them online here.

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