Is it just us, or is 2018 passing by way too quickly? June is here, and that means we are already halfway through the year. How are your New Year’s resolutions holding up? Fairly good, we hope.

To take you off the shock of realising that half of 2018 is gone, allow us to distract you with a selection of our best stories of the week. We promise it’s good.

Dining

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Fried chicken at Mān Mān Café? Yes please.

A new month is coming up, and that means a whole new set of cafes and restaurants to try out. Check out our new list of places to eat at this June, which include pizzas, quasi-Mediterranean food, and a nice slab of steak.

Drinks

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The new Macallan distillery is Speyside’s first one designed by an internationally-acclaimed architect.

Forget the dark and damp whisky distilleries of your imagination. The new, architecturally-stunning distillery and visitor experience by The Macallan just opened at Speyside and it is gorgeous. To find out more interesting facts about the new Macallan distillery, check out our story on it.

Style

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Bernard Chandran gives a contemporary twist to traditional Malay prints.

Hari Raya is coming in a mere few weeks — if you haven’t already gotten your Raya outfits sorted, we’re here to save your butt. Behold, our compilation of some of the most stylish Raya pieces from our very own local designers. These pieces are as modest as they are stylish — the elders will approve.

Beauty

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Pick out your favourite lip gloss and lacquer those lips.

Stash your matte lipsticks away, because this season’s trending lip product is the lip gloss. We compile some of the latest and greatest releases of the season so your lips can shine brightly in the coming days.

Motor

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The Mercedes-Benz S400h is one luxurious ride.

Are you on the lookout for a great car for your…driver? Read our review of the Mercedes-Benz S400h. We will convince you that you’ll absolutely need to be chauffeured around town in this luxurious automobile.

#lifestyleasiakl’s Instagram of the Week

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The ultra-exclusive Hennessy Paradis Imperial cognac.

We recently got the chance to sample the exclusive Hennessy Paradis Imperial cognac, paired with Chef Darren Chin’s exquisite menu. Read more about it in our Instagram post.

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PohNee Chin
Editor, Kuala Lumpur
Poh Nee is the editor and writes about travel and drinks. When she's not living out her holiday dreams via Google Earth and sipping on an Old Fashioned down at the local bars, you can find her snug at home bingeing on Netflix and mystery fiction.