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Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu is the state capital of Kelantan.The name means ‘new city’ or ‘new castle/fort’ in Bahasa Malaysia. Kota Bharu is situated in the northeastern part of Peninsular Malaysia. In 2005, it had an estimated population of 425,294, making it the largest town on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia.It’s known for its colourful markets and the muslim culture.

Sandakan

Sandakan is a starting point for ecotourism destinations such as the Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary, Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary,Turtle Islands Park, Kinabatangan River and Gomantong Caves.

Factory in Cameron Highlands

Char Kway Teow

main dish, noodle dish | Chinese
Char Kway Teow, Fried kway teow
Fried kway teow
Popular pan fried noodle dish with egg, vegetables, chinese sausages and cockles
also known as:
Fried Kway Teow, Char Kueh Tiao , Kuetiau Goreng

Chinese fried noodles dish using kechap manis (thick sweet soya sauce). 2 types of noodles are usually used egg and white rice noodles.



ingedients:
egg and rice noodles, kechup manis, chilli sauce, bean sprouts, chinese sausage, cockles

What's good?
Fresh cockles, slight charred

What's not good?
Bad shellfish

Where to find?
most hawker centres

Char Kway Teow on Wikipedia:

Char kway teow, literally "fried flat noodles", is a popular noodle dish in Malaysia and Singapore. The dish is made from flat rice noodles of width approximately 1 cm or slightly narrower, stir fried over very high heat with light and dark soy sauce, chilli, prawns, cockles, egg, bean sprouts and Chinese chives.

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Char Kway Teow
Fried kway teow



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Pan Mee

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Wantan Mee

mee noodles with wantan (dumplings with minced meat)

Maggie Goreng

common low-budget Mamak meal of fried Maggie noodles with vegetables

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