Cold Angel Hair Pasta in Truffle Oil with Abalone and Caviar

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Foodies, here’s another Christmas recipe to serve up a gastronomic meal. Combining all the extravagant ingredients, the chilled pasta is drenched in a fragrant Truffle Oil, teasing the palates of your guests even before they arrive on the table.

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If you have not tried Angel Hair Pasta aka Capellini, it is a very thin variety of Italian pasta. Using the Hock Hua Tiger King Australia Wild Blacklip Abalone ( 福華補品 澳洲野生黑边鲍鱼 ), the highly-prized sea snails are sliced thinly and used as topping in this pasta with other luxury ingredients like Caviar and Sakura Ebi.

So how did I get the idea of making a cold pasta dish? Well, I borrowed the idea from few of my favourite restaurants like Da Luca Italian Restaurant, Gunther's Restaurant and Les Amis. This pasta will probably burn a hole in your pocket, so why don’t you buy the ingredients and fine dine at home instead?

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I am a huge fan of Truffle Oil which adds a magical touch to any dish. Let this Cold Angel Hair Pasta in Truffle Oil with Abalone and Caviar takes center stage in your festive dining this Christmas!
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3 Quick Homemade Snacks with a Mexican Theme this Christmas!

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Whether you’re dining alone on the sofa, with a partner over a candlelit dinner or hosting a whole group of friends round for snacks and drinks, Mexican food is a delicious and fragrant way to treat your palette. From the basic dip and chip combination to a filling and scrumptious burrito bowl recipe, here are three recipe overviews to get you started in the world of salsa, rice and beans. Nothing complex, nothing too spicy, but all authentically homemade and all absolutely delicious and on par with any gourmet Mexican restaurant.
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Hairstyles Round-Up for Christmas 2017 by Mosche Grand Hyatt

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It’s party time! Chrstimas and New Year are just around the corner, which means that we need a new hairstyle to match our festive outfits and flaunt our new look.

Whether you need to add volume to your hair, a touch of sweetness or colour, here’s a round-up of short and long hairstyles by Mosche Grand Hyatt to fit all occasions.
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Minty Cream of Broccoli Soup for Christmas ( 薄荷西兰花奶油汤 )

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Are you ready for Christmas? Following up, I shall be sharing some of my Christmas Recipes starting with this Delicious Minty Cream of Broccoli Soup ( 薄荷西兰花奶油汤 ).

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What sets this Broccoli Soup apart from the usual ones you find outside is the additional of Mint Leaves which makes this creamy soup so refreshing and appetizing.

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The Cream of Broccoli has a rich and grainy texture, and is extremely nutritious. It was part of our 4-Course Christmas Dinner last year:
  • Caviar Pie
  • Minty Cream of Broccoli Soup
  • Chilled Angel Hair Pasta with Abalone, Caviar and Truffle Oil
  • X'mas Cherry Garcia Ice-Cream Globe
Are you feeling the Chrismassy mood already? I will be back with the rest of the recipes, but try cooking this yummy soup first.
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Hama Steak House Wagyu Teppanyaki Review ( ステーキハウス ハマ 六本木 )

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Famous for its Japanese Teppanyaki, Hama Steak House ( ステーキハウス ハマ ) is definitely one of my favourite hunts whenever I visit Tokyo. I have been to their Ginza branch on many occasions, but this time tried the food at their Roppongi outlet instead.

Hama Steak House Roppongi is less than 10 minutes walk from the Subway Roppongi Station. The Japanese restaurant is easily spotted once you have past Tokyo Midtown ( 東京ミッドタウン ), a 5-storey retail galleria.

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On other occasions, I would usually order their Chef Course ( シェフコース ) at 19,000¥++/pax ( approx USD 170 ), but it was my birthday so we decided to go for the Elegant Course ( 優雅~エレガントコース ) at ¥ 30,000++/pax.

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If you ever visit Tokyo and looking for good Wagyu Beef, this restaurant is a must-try! Well, I won't go into details on the taste since I had previously reviewed, but they are quite consistent in their food unlike some restaurants. Let’s check out what their USD 300 course looks like!
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The Top 3 Popular Types Of Fish Finders In 2017

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There has been a wide variety of fish finders that have been introduced into the marketplace in 2017. All of them come in different sizes, shapes, and colors. Each fish finder serves its purpose as it is not a case of one size fits all. Finding the right fish finder will help you enjoy your fishing experience while at the same time helping you catch the fish you are looking for.

VMN's info on the best fish finders breaks down some of the important factors you need to consider to when you are searching for a fish finder. A fish finder should be both reliable and long-lasting. Before you decide on settling on one, it is essential to look at different features and the model which should help you meet your fishing goals.
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Lose Your Double Chin with CoolSculpting In Just 1 Session!

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I am following up on my previous Double Chin CoolSculpting Review on reducing fats under the chin, which seemed to yield amazing results in just 1 session.

I am sure that many of you have stubborn fats that refuse to go away despite having a strict diet and exercise. CoolSculpting is something you may wanna consider as it is using a controlled cooling technology to target and kill only those fat cells, and the procedure is effective in treating those visible fat bulges under the chin and contouring the neck.

In the weeks to follow, the body naturally processes the fat and eliminates the dead cells. Your body will still continue to flush out fat cells for up to 4 to 6 months after treatment. This is a perfect time to get rid of any unwanted fats as you may start to see changes as quickly as 3 weeks after your treatment, just in time for the coming festive seasons like Christmas, New Year, and the Chinese Lunar New Year. Results are long-term as treated fat cells are gone for good.

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Do you know there is a difference between losing weight vs losing fat? Losing weight makes fat cells smaller but does not make fat cells go away. On the other hand, losing fat using the CoolSculpting fat-freezing technology actually reduces the number of fat cells in treated areas by about 20% to 25%. These treated fat cells are gone for good.

The CoolSculpting procedure will not help you lose weight. After the treatment, you may not weigh less, but you will look slimmer and your clothes will fit better and in this case, result is a sharper face!
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Luxury Haven Ranked No. 5 in Top 75 Luxury Lifestyle Blogs!

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A surprise email came on Nov 11, just a day after my birthday. A nice birthday gift indeed as Luxury Haven is now Ranked No.5 in Top 75 Luxury Lifestyle Blogs on the web, powered by Feedspot!

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Since I don’t like to participate in any Blog Awards etc, and I am rather ignorant when it comes to blog stats and SEO etc, I was naturally surprised and curious how Luxury Haven was selected. Seems that blogs were indexed using search and social metrics, and also ranked based on following criteria:
  • Google reputation and Google search ranking.
  • Influence and popularity on Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites.
  • Quality and consistency of posts
  • Feedspot’s editorial team and expert review.
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Organic Hair Care: CAPILO Capillary Intensive Treatments

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No sulfates, no silicones, no parabens, no allergens; the organic hair care products you have been waiting for is now at Mosche Grand Hyatt!

An increasing number of people are willing to splurge on quality hair care products, and we are seeing more hair salons offering a wider range of natural and organic shampoos, hair conditioners, hair dyes etc, giving us a peace of mind when using these paraben-free products and so on. Following my recent post on Organic Hair Colours, I will be touching on Organic Hair and Scalp Treatments offered by Eva Professional Hair Care today.

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The Capilo Capillary Intensive Treatments offers a specific solution for every hair problems, and their range of products consist of:
  • Energikum for Progressive and Temporary Hair Loss – The Energikum is a unique line that has been designed to fight a wide range of hair loss problems with the latest in cellular technology.
  • Oxygenum for Dry and Oily Dandruff – Oxygenum treatments act with varying levels of intensity, according to the degree of sensitivity, purifying and sanitizing the base of the scalp for more powerful and effective action.
  • Vitalikum for Hair Loss and Oily Hair, as well as Hair Loss and Oily Dandruff – Vitalikum is an exclusive range in treats hair loss with specific, intensive solutions that work to give the hair back the vitality it has lost.
  • Ekilibrium for Oily Hair, and also Oily Scalp and Dry Hair – Ekilibrium, treatments strengthen the scalp’s defences and attempt to optimize the pH balance for healthy, balanced hair.
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Himalaya Herbals Skincare Kit & Labo Camelina Oil Winners!

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Hey Beauty Junkies and Foodies, our latest Giveaways have ended and 5 followers of Luxury Haven will be walking away with these lovely prizes. Are you one of them?

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Begin your route to beauty with Himalaya Herbals’ Turmeric infused products that soothes and pampers to give you soft, silky smooth skin. 3 winners will walk away with Himalaya ‘Root to Beauty’ Kit consisting of Purifying Neem Face wash, Purifying Neem Foaming Face wash, Purifying Neem Scrub, Neem Face Pack and Protecting Neem & Turmeric Soap!

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Extracted from the Camelina Sativa plant, this European native plant is commonly known as “ Wild Flax “, and is often grown together with Flax Seed. High in Omega-3, 6 and 9 with a high smoke point, it is much more stable compared than Flax Seed Oil. Now, 2 winners will get to take home 2 bottles of LABO Camelina Oil each!
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Luxury Gold, Insight Vacations 40th Anniversary Travel Deals!

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Luxury Gold is delighted to launch its brand new 2018 worldwide Luxury Escorted Journeys showcasing a unique and exclusive collection of VIP experiences as it celebrates 40 Years of Travelling in Style. Insight Vacations has just received the Best for Luxury Tours at the TripZilla Excellence Awards 2017, an award presented for the second year running.

As a global leader in premium escorted travel, Insight Vacations has been crafting magical journeys for 40 years that embody the “Art of Travelling in Style”. Through meticulous planning, detailed preparation and boundless passion, Insight’s collection of award-winning itineraries showcases the most outstanding destinations in Europe and North America. Guided by a highly-skilled Travel Director, guests can look forward to travelling in smaller groups, savouring authentic dining and enjoying a range of immersive Insight Experiences.

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Guests seeking the ultimate in indulgence and refinement will enjoy an exclusive collection of journeys that go above and beyond expectations, luxury hotels with impeccable service, and exceptional dining in exquisite style and comfort. Travellers can enjoy a diverse selection of 42 small group journeys across the globe including Europe, Britain, Africa, India, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Latin America and North America.
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Creamy Spinach in Camelina Oil with Crispy Baits on Toast

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In the mood for a zesty toast with a difference? Try this Creamy Spinach in Camelina Oil with Crispy Baits on Toast! Loaded with tons of nutrients and antioxidants coming from the Spinach and Camelina Oil, this healthy and inviting fusion appetizer is set to please even the most finicky foodie.

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With flavors accented by a slightly nutty note arising from the gourmet #CamelinaOil and a creamy sauce enlivened by a touch of lemon zest, this healthy bite is a great way to start the day and it is so simple that anyone can make!

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Add on Crispy White Baits for an added punch especially if your kids dislike veggies! Substitute with Silver Fish if you can’t find white baits. Be one of the winners to walk away with bottles of LABO Camelina Oil Worth $49.80/Set now and get cooking!
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5 Things You Never Knew Turmeric Could Do For Your Face

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Has it ever occurred to you that one of your cooking ingredients has a place on your face? That is probably because you are unaware of the benefits of turmeric – a spice originating from Southern India, currently the largest producer of turmeric in the world.

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Turmeric is a natural ingredient that is known for its many health and beauty benefits. Below are some amazing benefits turmeric has for your skin in particular. Read on and be one of the 3 winners to walk away with a set of Himalaya 'Root To Beauty' Kit Worth $100 each!
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Pan-Seared Hokkaido Scallops with Caviar on Avocado Salad

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It’s healthy, it’s appetizing, and it’s bursting with flavours with each bite into the Scallop and Caviar combination! Infused with the nutty flavour from Camelina Oil, the Seafood Appetizer and Avocado Salad make a perfect marriage that keeps the palates clamouring for more. Not only you can cook with the all-purpose gourmet oil, it makes great dressing for your salad too!

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Send your spoon to the bottom of the appetizer and dig into the Creamy Camelina Oil Salad comprising of Avocado and Tomato cubes in mayonnaise.

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Do you know that one bottle of 500ml Labo Camelina Oil contains more Omega-3 content than 580 softgels of Fish Oil Supplement, and one tablespoon is sufficient to meet your daily Omega-3 requirement?

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A simple drizzle of the 100% pure Camelina Oil not only works wonders to sharpen every distinguished flavour, but it also gives you Omega-9 and plant sterols, making it the healthiest culinary oil available in the market. Shall we put on our apron now and start making the Pan-Seared Hokkaido Scallops with Caviar on Avocado Salad? Don’t go yet, cause we are rewarding 2 of our followers with bottles of LABO Camelina Oil!
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LABO Camelina Oil Superfood Giveaway ( 乐保亚麻荠籽油抽奖 )!

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Do you know that there are two categories of cooking oil – Refined and Unrefined? Most of the cooking oil in the market are refined – produced using high heat or chemically extracted. Some of the oils may be bleached or deodorised and these chemical residues may remain in the final product. In contrast, unrefined oils are non-toxic; processed via a cold press technique without heat or chemicals. The end result is healthier oil with its nutrition retained.

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I know a handful of you are excited to own a bottle of LABO Camelina Oil to experiment with it after my Facebook postings. I love my latest discovery, and no kitchen should be without the Camelina Oil Superfood. Hence, we are rewarding 2 of our readers with 2 bottles of LABO Camelina Oil each, worth SGD 49.80/set!
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