After years of research, the quest of finding the national cake of Malaysia and our neighbour, Singapore is finally over. Lug by inbound tourists and just as well loved by the locals, the modest pandan chiffon cake has made headlines recently, named as one of the world’s 17 best cakes by the United States based broadcaster CNN. While the sheer pleasure of tearing into this fluffy, soft-as-clouds green hue goodness is ubiquitous across the two nations, what exactly lead to their glory?
Move over junk food. Clean eating is the new ‘it’ trend in 2017. Whether you are health conscious or junk food enthusiast on a road map to better health, clean eating is a relatively facile eating pattern that focuses on fresh, whole foods. It is not about tracking your calories intake, but rather making a smart decision to eat minimally processed foods which provide maximal nutritional value for an optimum long term health. When there is a will, there are ten ways you can do to maintain a clean eating lifestyle.