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Anise and Coconut Gelato

In Home Cooked, Indulging On July 16, 2012 3 Comments

Waiting to attend Carpigiani Gelato University in Bologna, Italy, where we’ll be at the end of September, we’re trying to discover the secrets of homemade gelato. This recipe… Read More »

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Cherry & Almond Pie

In Default, Home Cooked, Indulging On July 14, 2012 2 Comments

During this time of the year, cherries are perfectly ripe in China and they are the protagonist in every outdoor fruit market. After buying a bag of fine… Read More »

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In Love with Felix in Hong Kong

In Default, Fancy Food, Foodie Tales, Hong Kong On July 13, 2012 0 Comments

If one has to chose one thing to do in Hong Kong, to wander the Peninsula Hotel is surely a good choice. It’s the designer equivalent to window shopping at… Read More »

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Le Souk: Moroccoan Flair in Hong Kong

In Casual Cuisine, Default, Foodie Tales, Hong Kong On July 5, 2012 0 Comments

While we stroll up and down Elgin Street, the heart of Soho in Hong Kong, a little mist whitens the air, cocooning the groups of people gathered outside… Read More »

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Island Tang, Hong Kong

In China, Default, Fancy Food, Foodie Tales, Hong Kong On July 5, 2012 0 Comments

Being rated #2 on Trip Advisor is not an easy task. So it is with high hopes that I seek out Island Tang, an authentic Chinese restaurant in… Read More »

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Looking for Burgers in Hong Kong

In Foodie Tales, Hong Kong, Quick Bites On July 3, 2012 2 Comments

After being in Asia for a while, noodles, fish balls and pork buns get old, and we find ourselves longing for a beefy, juicy meat bun. Mc. Sorley’s… Read More »

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Bangkok: The Sticky Rice & Mango Adventure (Part 2)

In Bangkok, Foodie Tales, Quick Bites, Thailand On June 28, 2012 2 Comments

After deciding to compile a semi-serious survey about Bangkok’s best Mango and Sticky Rice (see The Sticky Rice & Mango Adventure Part 1) , we walk back home… Read More »

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Pictures and Videos from Bangkok’s Street Food

In Bangkok, Foodie Tales, Quick Bites, Thailand On June 26, 2012 2 Comments

Eating street food in Bangkok, surrounded by the vibrant traffic and the colors of the urban life, is an essential part of experiencing the city. From dawn until… Read More »

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Soy Beans and Jasmine Rice for a Non Melt Ice Cream

In Bangkok, Foodie Tales, Thailand On June 23, 2012 0 Comments

In the Gourmet Market of the elegant Siam Paragon Mall, in Bangkok, I spot a cute food cart decorated with pink and white stripes that shows a sign:… Read More »

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It Snows Green Tea in Bangkok

In Bangkok, Foodie Tales, Thailand On June 20, 2012 1 Comment

On the bottom floor of Terminal 21 mall in Bangkok, lies a vast sea of temptations. Fortunately, a mission for gelato guides me through the madness and toward… Read More »

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Nitrogen Ice Cream in Bangkok. When Science Meets the Kitchen

In Bangkok, Foodie Tales, Thailand On June 18, 2012 0 Comments

When I think about making gelato, I think of creativity: I envision a messy kitchen full of sliced fruit and ground nuts, pots of custard and clouds of… Read More »

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Bangkok: The Sticky Rice & Mango Adventure (Part 1)

In Bangkok, Quick Bites, Thailand On June 16, 2012 0 Comments

As we get out of the airport and feel the hot, windy temperature of Bangkok, we fall in love. It’s 11.30 pm and, although we’re tired after our… Read More »