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Super Ramen Bowl

February 2, 2014
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Hello Sports Fans! I’m not into football, so this is the only bowl I’m gonna blog about today… …veggie ramen at Pingtung. We went with Jae and Randall; Sticky Rice with Sausage and Gyoza were also ordered… …in addition to their Vegetarian Flatbread. One final Super Bowl… …Peanut Butter Shaved Ice. TOUCHDOWN. P.S. If you’re […]

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Year of the Horse

January 31, 2014
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Happy Lunar New Year! Here’s some of my favorite Chinese foods to eat to celebrate – whole fish… …Lion’s Head Meatballs… …Dumplings… …noodles… …and sweets. (Duh.) If you’re in the LA area, I recommend going out to the San Gabriel Valley (<—click for restaurant suggestions) but if you can’t make it out that far (I […]

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Taiwanese Breakfast at A&J Restaurant

January 4, 2014
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Look who’s on the West Coast! We met up with my mother this morning in Irvine at A&J Restaurant. It’s been so long since I’ve had a good Taiwanese Breakfast!!! This is how you do it, baby. Order “Shao Bing You Tiao” – aka Chinese Churro with Sesame Seed Wheat Cake… …assemble… (you may remember […]

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Christmas in LA

December 25, 2013
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My first Xmas ever waking up with Julius! Ate cookies… …and opened gifts. I got some great ones from Abe… …and Disney too – a screening of Saving Mr. Banks at the studio, in the same theater where they shot part of the film.  The only thing that could’ve topped that was another trip to […]

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Pingtung

October 19, 2013
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I think I found my new office. Pingtung is closeby, cute inside… …out… …and serves dim sum all day! I met Jeff for some Shrimp Dumplings… …Sauteed Pea Shoots… …Shanghai-style Pan-fried Pork Buns… …and the most unique presentation on Gyoza ever. Three platefuls were devoured… …followed by one of these Sesame Balls. YUM. I’ll be […]

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