Carnation Bah Kut Teh is one of the famous Bak Kut Teh in Penang where it has been in business for more than 20+ years, whenever you pass by here you can smell the fragrance of spices and herbs generated from the long hour boiling soup.
Bak Kut Teh mean pork bone soup, it a mixture of various herbs and spices boiled together with pork meat, bone and organs to create a very rich flavor soup.
Carnation Bah Kut Teh is well known in Gurney Drive where most of the Penang people or tourist will come here to enjoy Bah Kut Teh for their breakfast.
Tea is provided and you can add to your favorite thickness.
As usual that Penang Bah Kut Teh served with garlic and chili together with dark sauce, it is a must for Bah Kut Teh.
Bah Kut Teh that consist of not only pork meat instead it has vegetable, mushroom, meat ball and taufu. All this ingredients cook together for long hour to create sweetness in the soup, the soup is extremely flavorful and delicious, even taking lot of it but you won’t feel thirsty which mean that not much Ajinomoto in it, furthermore the pork meat is very soft.
The mixture of dark sauce with garlic and soy sauce is a must for dipping.
On top of Bah Kut Teh, we ordered extra vegetable which is Stir Fried Sambal Lady Finger. The sambal use is very delicious and the lady finger is fresh and crunchy.
Overall we are satisfied for a bowl of Bah Kut Teh here, even though we rarely take Bah Kut Teh in the morning but today we are glad that we taking it here as the Bah Kut Teh is really delicious.
Carnation Bak Kut Teh
63, Gurney Drive, 10250 Penang, Malaysia.
7.30am – 2.30pm
Close on Monday
N5 25.934 E100 19.036
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