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unemployment

I was unemployed for a week. I took advantage of that to go to my two favorite Asian city-states. Pre-Opening Apple Store IFC HK Tasty Congee and Wantun in IFC

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The best thing I have eaten in Shanghai

On Jinxian Road in Luwan District in Shanghai – pretty much downtown, there are three non-descript Shanghainese restaurants which daily are crowded with young Shanghainese hipsters and Hong Kong foodies who read something online or in a magazine. What they … Continue reading

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Cambodia Food

For a country between Thailand (awesome food) and Vietnam (awesome food) and so culturally influenced by India (awesome food), Cambodian cuisine, well, I’d have to say falls well short of my high expectations. You wouldn’t expect a country in the … Continue reading

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Fish Tacos, Newport Beach

Yes, it is March, but I’m cleaning up some of my vacation posts from Christmas. When I was down in Newport Beach visiting my friend Bryan – he said he had found the best fish tacos in Southern California. Well, … Continue reading

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Back to Jia Jia

Went with some friends back to Jia Jia Tang Bao yesterday Would you like some ‘Fresh Harass’? Lisa and little brother James Jia Jia Tang Bao Pepsi – the Choice of a New Generation Soup Dumpling Time! Things of beauty

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Baker & Spice – Shanghai Center

Wagas Concept Baker & Spice just recently opened an outlet in the Shanghai Center, in the old Paul location. Just after lunch, I stopped by with my friend Mungai to sample the pastries for dessert.

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Jia Jia Tang Bao

If you frequent chowhound, you’d know that jia jia tang bao is often held up as equal to din tai fung for xiao long bao – or soup dumplings. Having enjoyed Din Tai Fung in various locations (Taipei, Beijing, Shanghai, … Continue reading

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More news in the world of fast food

Carl’s Jr. Wujiang Lu is open!

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spanish new gastronomy festival

wow. how awesome is this? i would really like to go to juan mari azrak or martin berastraguei’s dinners. anyone want to join me? no, i’m serious. hit me at the email if you want to go.

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eating in hong kong #4: lamma island

no, i didn’t go back to hong kong again. just cleaning up some of the photos off of my camera. lamma island is one of the outlying islands in hong kong – a 30 minute ferry ride from the central … Continue reading

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