Malaysian grocery store in Flushing Mall -- still there?
Last time I went to the Flushing Mall about 2 years ago, there was a nice Malaysian grocery store there.
Can anyone tell me the name of this store, and if it even still exists? The owner, a Malaysian woman, used to also have a booth in a mini-mall on 8th Ave. in Sunset Park, but that's long gone.
I will answer my own question! Because I am an intrepid reporter/ace journalist.
Yes, it is still there, and it's called Oldtown Asia Market. I purchased assam and kari laksa base packets and strange snacks galore! Highly recommended.
Now that I can google the name, I found this!
EIT delivers, as always. Very excited to learn that there's a branch in BK, my home borough.
you can get some of the snack type stuff at Shi Eurasia in the LES in manhattan, its mainly snacks and drinks. they do have 100 plus there too. its mainly singaporean, malaysian, british and australian stuff
if you're really interested in having something super singaporean / malaysian which i love, go to curry leaves and buy some kaya (it will be in a plastic container and it is caramel colored). it's spread made of eggs, pandan leaves, sugar and coconut milk. It's one of my all time favorite breakfast dishes (i used to eat it like every morning in singapore). Make some toast, spread some butter on it, then spread the kaya on it. If you want to be super singaporean then make a soft boiled egg and some coffee with condensed milk and then ull have a singaporean breakfast.