California Walnuts Media Cooking Event

California Walnuts Media Cooking Event Recently did a cooking event for one of our clients, California Walnuts. It was hosted at the Wenyi cooking studio here in Beijing. We had about 20-30 media for the event. It started with an overview of walnuts from the spokesperson then it was the interactive session in the test…

The Real Banh Mi (Roadside Cart Vietnam)

The Real Banh Mi (Roadside Cart Vietnam) We took at trip out to Vietnam last week and enjoyed the most amazing fresh food. Pho, summer rolls, banh mi, etc. Here’s a roadside cart that I found near our hotel in Hoi An Vietnam. The banh bread rolls are kept warm and crispy over a charcoal…

Moon Travel Guide For Foodies in Beijing and Shanghai

I just got a copy of the Moon Travel Guide in Beijing and Shanghai recently.  There’s so much to explore in China in terms of food at so many different levels and regional cuisines and this book will definitely be a great starting point.  For those living in Beijing, I’m giving away a copy of…

BreadTalk Cafe

BreadTalk Cafe Ok before you dis the silly name, check out what they actual have to sell. That’s what I did one day when the line at Starbucks was annoyingly long and I immediately became a huge fan of BreadTalk. Unlike all the faux bakery places here in Beijing, at BreadTalk you can get good…

Hangzhou Baozi Stand Chaoyangmenwai

Hangzhou Baozi Stand Chaoyangmenwai I recently discovered this tiny baozi jiaozi stand in the parking lot of the huge ICBC bank on Chaoyangmenwaidajie. It is run by some hardworking (as with most operations this size) a mother father and son family from Hangzhou. A plate of fresh jiaozi or baozi is just 5 RMB (about…