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Food For Thought: Asian Night Market Brings Ningxia Night Market to Sentosa This January

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For the first time ever, critically acclaimed touring Taiwan food exhibition, Taiwan
Food Festival (士林嘉年华), featuring Ningxia Night Market (宁夏夜市), is coming to Singapore, and will make Sentosa home from 16th January to 9th February 2020. Organised by Apollo Entertainment Media and supported by Sentosa Development Corporation and Steward’s Solution, the first edition of Asian Night Market will bring authentic, traditional and mouth-watering Taiwanese cuisine, prepared by the original chefs and stall vendors, directly from Ningxia Night Market to Siloso Point.

Spanning from Siloso Point to Siloso Beach, Asian Night Market: Taiwan Food Festival will recreate a mini Ningxia with more than 30 food stalls direct from the popular night market. Nicknamed the “stomach of Taipei” and recognised as one of the most well-liked night markets, Ningxia Night Market features more than 130 different types of Taiwanese food. With more than 40 years of history, these food stalls will bring the authentic flavours of Taiwanese street food to Sentosa. In recent years, Ningxia Night Market has gained popularity over the other night markets and welcomed more than 1.8 million visitors in 2018 alone.

Patrons of Asian Night Market: Taiwan Food Festival can savour popular dishes such as Flaming Beef Cubes (火焰骨子牛肉), Taiwanese Oyster Omelette (蚵仔煎), Egg-bombed Scallion Pancake (激蛋葱油饼), Fried Chicken Cutlet and Crispy Salted Chicken (炸鸡排, 咸酥鸡), Grilled King Oyster Mushroom (烤杏鲍菇), Tian Bu La (Taiwanese Oden) (甜不辣), and many more. If you’re a fan of Beef Noodles (牛肉面), be sure to check out the yummy dish served up by award-winning Taiwanese chef and entrepreneur, Cheng Cheng Chung (郑正中)! You will also not want to miss the Taiwanese Sausage with Glutinous Rice (大肠包小肠) by Singer and “Pork King” (猪肉王子) – Tsai Hsiao Hu (蔡小虎

Established in 2013 by the Taipei Shilin Tourism Development Association (台北市士
林观光发展协会), Taiwan Food Festival (士林嘉年华) is a travelling food exhibition
featuring different Taiwanese night markets, and has toured many cities in China,
Japan, North America and other countries.

Apart from delicious treats, there will also be popular Mandopop performances by local artistes – Wang Weiliang, Bunz, Ruth Kueo, Tay Kexin, Cold Cut Duo, Marcus Lee, AnchorBlanc, Jumpstart, Music Heart Band and Garrick & Gavin. Furthermore, there will also be games to keep the young ones entertained!

So, bring your entire family to welcome the Year of the Rat at Asian Night Market: Taiwan Food Festival!

Asian Night Market: Taiwan Food Festival featuring Ningxia Night Market runs from 16th January 2020 to 9th February 2020 (closed from 20th to 22nd January 2020), 5pm to 10.30pm at Siloso Point, Sentosa. For more information, visit their website here 

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