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This week’s best stories: How to pair sake, Fendi’s new logo, and Sichuan food in KL

This week was a big one for foodies in the continent: over in Macau, Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants were announced. Now, all you need to do is add these restaurants to your new bucket list of places to tick off the next time you’re travelling around Asia. Meanwhile, let us bring you back to KL to find out what’s happening in this week’s edition of our best stories.

Food

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Take a heat test at Xiao Fei Yang in Pudu, KL.

Sichuan cuisine is hot, and we mean it both literally and figuratively. So let the ephemeral Cantonese dishes take a back seat for a moment because we’re bringing you on a fiery adventure around town with our list of Sichuan restaurants to dine at in KL.

Drink

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Do you like your sake light and sweet, or strong and stiff?

Picking out the right sake over a Japanese meal might prove daunting, especially when you don’t exactly know what Honjozo, Junmai, or Junmai Ginjo means. Luckily for you, we’ve provided a simple beginner’s guide to sake and how to pair it properly with the right food.

Style

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Monogramming is taken to a new level in this Fendi capsule collection.

We love exclusivity, hence we love capsule collections. Fendi is releasing one particular capsule collection that features a relaunch of its FF logo. It’s iconic, bold, and we love the double F — after all, it’s double the fun.

Beauty

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Hungarian-based skincare brand Omorovicza is finally available in Malaysia.

Our favourite niche beauty destination KENS Apothecary has just brought in a new skincare brand: Omorovicza. This Hungarian-based beauty brand harnesses the power of mineral-rich healing waters to give your skin that extra youthful glow. Read on to see our favourite picks from the brand.

Travel

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The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat is enveloped by natural limestone hills and hot springs.

Take in some greenery during your holidays when you stay in one of these rainforest resorts around Malaysia. Forest therapy has been proven to be successful in lowering stress levels, and we’re sure that staying in these luxury resorts wouldn’t hurt one bit.

#lifestyleasiakl’s Instagram of the Week

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Montblanc’s new male fragrance Legend Night arrives in town.

We were at Saro Lounge recently to check out the new Montblanc fragrance: Legend Night. This oriental and woody fragrance brings to mind a mysterious man that oozes elegance and sex appeal.

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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.