03 Nov '11, 2am

@notabilia glad to meet a fellow veggie into S Asian fd! try Azmi's for chappati & Usman for naan!

@notabilia glad to meet a fellow veggie into S Asian fd! try Azmi's for chappati & Usman for naan!

Mmm...delicious. I was told to get three things when I came here (238 Serangoon Road, 6296-8949): seekh kebab , haleem , and Lahori-style chicken. I arrived with expectations on all three of them and they generally surprised me. For instance, I wasn't expecting anything out of the ordinary when it came to the seekh kebabs given how commonplace they are. But when these arrived, I immediately realized why it was that I was told to come here: the visibly obvious presence of chili seeds weaved into the meat, making it pleasantly spicy and fun to eat. Yum. What surprised me even more was the haleem , or that gooey paste thing in the back. This chicken and lentil thing didn't look like much, so I wasn't expecting anything either. But when I tasted it, it immediately became my favorite thing here. Why? It was so rich and creamy...it was a bit like the stuffing inside a savory chi...

Full article: http://eatbma.blogspot.com/2011/03/usman-restaurant-seran...

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