Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Live and Learn

This is a traditional looking Ang Pow packet with flowers in many shades of red. The words on it are:
三福康宁
Sān fú kāngníng
五福临门
Wǔfú línmén

I googled and found the following information (Source):
五福 meaning "Five Blessings" is an idiom from a book -书经洪范 (Shū jīng hóng fàn which is one of the Five Classics of ancient Chinese literature). The five blessings are:
1. 长寿 (Chángshòu) - Longevity
2. 富贵 (Fùguì) - Prosperous / Rich
3. 康宁(kāngníng) - Healthy with a Peace of Mind
4. 好德 (Hǎo dé) - Good morality (Kind, Generous, Serene)
5. 善终 (Shànzhōng) - Good end (Know own's death in advance)

So the words on the Ang Pow I take them to mean:
3rd blessing is healthy and may the 5 blessings be bestowed upon you.

Later I found out that there are 5 different colour combinations so since I only have one, this is for the record (sourced from the official website online):


*** Yuzu, the Gardens Mall ***

Cod fish bento - MYR 62++ (10% service charge, 6% SST = MYR 71.92 nett). It was a very small piece of cod fish but the tasty beef kind of make up for the fish. 

Grilled fish set - MYR 36++ (MYR 41.76 nett). The fruits were served in a tall wine glass which has been cut off by this photo.

Salmon Set at  MYR 36++ (MYR 41.76 nett).

Ebi Avocado maki - MYR 38++ (MYR 44.08 nett).  The deep fried prawn tempura in this maki is very crispy and tasty.

I think the discount is given for the ala carte item in the menu.

Exterior, Yuzu at the Gardens Mall.

20 comments:

  1. My favourite Japanese food.

    Prices are on the higher side, but like you said, just eat and don't look at the price, at times I am like that too.

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    1. Yes only if it doesn't get one into debt.

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  2. Love all the sets you had. No rice with the salmon?

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    1. I forgot but if it is not in the photo then don't have I guess.

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  3. I love what you have. Cod fish ben to definitely for me.

    So flowery red packet.

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    1. But very small piece. There are 4 other colours.

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  4. So nice, got discount some more.

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  5. long time no eat in Yuzu...I prefer the cod fish bento in your picture above.

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  6. Ouh...now I know what it means. :p

    Yeah~Yuzu. My wife and I went dating there before. So this place is special for us.

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  7. You didn't try the fried calamari? It is delicious. :p

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    1. Thanks for recommending. Will try if eat there again next time,

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  8. I always loved red packets with floral prints like this. They look like luxury wall papers from Laura Ashley!!

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    1. Just like your beautiful garden with flowers.

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  10. All blessings to you! I am too banana to appreciate these fine Chinese wishes.

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