BELLY OF A NATION

BELLY OF A NATION

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  1. Ep 4
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    47:06minutes

    Ep 4: Finding Closure

    Though food, we witness life’s ups and downs. In the finale episode, meet Weijie, the third generation in a family of fishball makers. He ventures ...
  2. New Content Item
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    47:31minutes

    Ep 1: Relationship Matters

    A difference in age gap and opinions emerge in different teams of hawkers as they cook up scrumptious Nasi Briyani, Oyster Omelette, Snakehead ...
  3. Ep 2
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    46:24minutes

    Ep 2: Old Tastes

    Succulent cuttlefish transformed from its cardboard, sun-dried self and artisanal hand-stuffed Chinese sausages bursting at the seams. Take a peek ...
  4. Ep 3
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    46:00minutes

    Ep 3: COVID-19 VS Hawkers

    With the month of Ramadan approaching, the previous years' festivities and communal dining outdoors are cancelled but food continues to make its ...
  5. Hawker Packaging
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    03:31minutes

    Hawker Packaging

    In the days before plastics, what did hawkers use to pack food for take-aways? Apparently, anything that worked! Like Opeh leaves, Simpoh air and ...
  6. How To Order From A Hawker Like A Pro
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    02:04minutes

    How To Order From A Hawker Like A Pro

    Hawkers are busy bees and we get some tips from them to order efficiently. Learn some of the code words to order Prawn Noodles like a pro and our ...
  7. Hawker Centre Trays
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    03:13minutes

    Hawker Centre Trays

    Why isn't returning your food tray a habit for most hawker centre patrons? We go beyond the need for trays to the way we eat, providing some ...
  8. Belly Of A Nation
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    47:45minutes

    Part 1

    Why is Hokkien mee Hokkien and how did Indian rojak come about? Some of the questions that we explore in Singapore’s hawker culture from its early ...
  9. Hawker Signs
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    03:31minutes

    Hawker Signs

    Ever wondered why some Chinese hawker stalls have the character ‘Heng’ in their name? Or why some Malay stalls have ‘Power’ in their signboards?
  10. Hawker Chilli Sauces
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    02:52minutes

    Hawker Chilli Sauces

    Singaporeans love their chilli sauces and the right one can bring out the umami of the dish. We break down some of the common chilli sauces that ...