Angela Manners

Angela Manners loves finding an interesting story and talking to people about what they are passionate about. She is Australian but was born in Bangkok, grew up in Southeast Asia and then studied in America. Angela is passionate about coffee, food and everything that surrounds them.
  • Be a Food Writer

    Be a Food Writer!

    Be a Food Writer! Submit a food related story and have a chance to be published on Vanilla Beige. This can be a restaurant review, a recipe or even a story about a foodie experience you have had. Share it with us! There are fantastic prizes to be won!...
  • Top 3 Restaurants for June – Salted & Hung, Morsels and Tóng Lè Private Dining

    Another month, another set of fantastic restaurants to explore. I asked Karin from EAT Singapore what her Top 3 Singapore restaurants for June would be. She started with Morsels and Chef Petrina Loh. Morsels has moved to a beautiful new home in Dempsey. Also recommended is Salted & Hung, the perfect venue for Father’s Day – book...
  • Tekkie Help

    Helping You Fix Up Your Tech Issues – Tekkie Help

    I have a husband, The Vegetarian, who is quite a technical person. Ever since I’ve known him, he’s been tinkering with this device or pulling apart that computer. Every tech issue in our house has been fixed by him. A page of computer code intrigues him as much as coffee intrigues me! (Check...
  • Cold Brew Coffee

    Novice Guide: Homebrewing with the Iwaki Water Drip (Cold Brewed)

    The heat of Singapore makes a cold brewed coffee the perfect beverage for this coffee lover. My first bottle of cold brewed coffee was discovered while rushing from one part of town to the other. No time to wait or sit down, I decided to grab a bottle of...
  • Red Brush Art Tanjong Beach

    Red Brush Art, a Journey of Hobby to Business

    Could this be a match made in heaven? So many business owners I’ve talked to have bemoaned the fact that they had started their enterprise because of a passion. They absolutely loved what they were doing.  Unfortunately, the day-to-day running of the business became such a big part of their endeavors...
  • Coffee in Keep Cup

    Novice Guide: My Lust List of Coffee Gadgets

    My love for kitchen gadgets is legendary. Many a friend has asked me to seek help when I’ve gone out and bought some new gizmo on a whim. I actually think there may have been an intervention or two planned but instead, they have lovingly humoured me. They try...
  • Ohmyhome

    Ohmyhome, Helping Singaporeans Buy, Sell and Rent their Flats

    Rhonda Wong’s vision of “making it” is not of herself, in fact, her millionaire status has no bearing on what she considers “success”. In our email interview with founder and CEO of Ohmyhome, the young entrepreneur told us her about what drives her and what her definition of success is....
  • Bees Knees Cafe

    Top Three Coffee Spots of the Week (Round 5)

    Finally! I’ve gotten around to my Top Three Coffee Spots of the Week! Obviously, it’s not “of the week” anymore seeing as December was our last post on this. The only fix to this problem would be for me to go forth and drink more coffee! Anyone want to...
  • Novice Guide: Homebrewing Coffee Basics with the Aeropress

    Here is the story of how we began our days of homebrewing with Aeropress… It all started with a broken handle (portafilter) on my espresso machine and a loaned Nespresso. You can imagine the major disaster it was when our espresso machine’s portafilter cracked. I won’t lie when I say that tears...