Tropical Spice Garden will be hosting a “Book Launch and Cooking Demo” with Dr Ong Jin Teong on September 8 (Saturday) at 10am Price is RM120 per person and includes a complimentary, signed copy of Penang Heritage Food and goodie bag. To reserve, kindly call 04 – 8811 797 (Eleanor/Evelyne). As places are limited, a … Read more

A clove story

Resembling tiny torches, cloves (derived from the Latin word clavus which means nail) are an ancient and venerable spice that was much sought after for their versatility and medicinal value as far back as 1721 BC. In fact, during the Han Dynasty (206BC to 220AD), courtiers in the Emperor’s court would put cloves in their … Read more