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Simpang Asia

Other than narrating Crazy Rich Asians and interviewing Melanie, I’ve had very little firsthand experience with Indonesian food. The last time I ate any was six years ago at Indo Cafe, which has since closed.  But across the street sprouted Simpang Asia, where Abe, Amy and I were treated to dinner. An Es Cendol to start – Coconut Milk Palm Sugar

Say Chao!

Abe eats a lot of veggie dogs; his favorite brand is Field Roast.  I recently heard from the Veggie Grill Peeps they make a cheese too… ….made from Potato Starch and Tofu.  Here’s the story from their website: Chao tofu is a fermented soybean curd popular throughout Asia. Essentially it’s the traditional “cheese” of Asia…Chao Cheese is a continuation of