Food Picks: Thunder Palace, Crown Bakery & Cafe, Roll Gaadi

New: Gift this subscriber-only story to your friends and family

A bowl of thunder tea rice or lei cha fan is what I crave when I have indulged too much and too often in rich meals.

This Hakka dish of rice, different and colourful vegetables, fried beancurd, peanuts, preserved radish and - if you are a non-vegetarian like me - fried anchovies, is healthy but not boring. Especially when the green herb tea is made properly.

Already a subscriber? 

Read the full story and more at $9.90/month

Get exclusive reports and insights with more than 500 subscriber-only articles every month

Unlock these benefits

  • All subscriber-only content on ST app and

  • Easy access any time via ST app on 1 mobile device

  • E-paper with 2-week archive so you won't miss out on content that matters to you

Join ST's Telegram channel and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.