Sri Lankan Curd 斯里蘭卡的水牛優格

What is curd in Sri Lanka and what is it made of? 斯里蘭卡 水牛優格? 什麼!水牛奶可以吃??還可以做優格? 吃起來像什麼呢? I walk pass these clay pots when I get breakfast every morning here in Sri Lanka, thought that the grocery stores sell pots to grow plants for the longest time till someone introduced me to this claypot “yogurt” or … Continue reading Sri Lankan Curd 斯里蘭卡的水牛優格

The Sri Lankan Breakfast 斯里蘭卡早餐

There might be a post following up with the title “the real Sri Lankan breakfast” as I am dining at a tourist restaurant right now.  But hey, it’s my first day, I want to ease my way into this crazy country. 我覺得等一下很可能會出現一篇叫做 “真的斯里蘭卡早餐”的文章,因為我今天選擇了一家專門供應觀光客的餐廳吃飯。我剛到嘛! 總是要先適應一下。   According to the tourist restaurant named Dasu’s Hut, Sri Lankan … Continue reading The Sri Lankan Breakfast 斯里蘭卡早餐

Nagi Ramen

Nagi Ramen You’ve probably tried black pasta before, but have you ever had black ramen? The “BlackKing” is sweet and flavorful, with the taste of fresh seafood. Made with pork-based broth seasoned with squid ink, black sesame and various spices. Makes your teeth and lips black but you just can’t stop eating it! 吃過 NAGI … Continue reading Nagi Ramen

Unique Chews – Sweet Potato Leaf 生生不息的地瓜葉

Grow Taiwanese superfood in your garden/balcony! 在家自己種有陽台即可的超級食物! Sweet potatoes are yummy and studies show that it’s got tons of good stuff in it, but have you ever had sweet potato leaves? It is widely consumed here in Taiwan, I hear they are in Africa too, however I’ve never seen them sold in supermarkets in the … Continue reading Unique Chews – Sweet Potato Leaf 生生不息的地瓜葉

Good Chews – PP.99 Cafe 品品99咖啡輕食

PP99 Meatless chicken burger, wait…what?! PP99 漢堡、三明治、義大利麵是素是葷?傻傻分不清楚~ Another one of our favorites, PP99 has a decent size spot on the corner a block off the busy RuiAn street.  The first thing to notice is the roomy outdoor seating and quite large indoors as far as restaurants in the area go. A first look at the … Continue reading Good Chews – PP.99 Cafe 品品99咖啡輕食

In The Kitchen – Granny’s Wisdom Rock 外婆的智慧石

Is getting rid of the skin of garlic a pain? Here’s a tip from my grandma. 蒜頭皮很難撥? 我的外婆有妙方~ Garlic is an essential ingredient in cooking, people have come up with various tools to help us get rid of its skin.  Some of those tools are quite expensive and most of them are not eco-friendly at … Continue reading In The Kitchen – Granny’s Wisdom Rock 外婆的智慧石

Good Chews – 小樽早餐店 Otaru Tea

The big, little busy breakfast shop 好大好忙的小小早餐店! On the busy street of Fuxing south road in Da'an district, this little breakfast shop attracts all the early, and late, morning commuters, and a bit of the lunch group.  The intimidating crowds come quickly, but are worked through quickly which can avoid stirring up those long line … Continue reading Good Chews – 小樽早餐店 Otaru Tea

Where’s Food From – Cheng-gong Market 台北成功市場

Traditional market, getting the freshest groceries! 好逛市場,新鮮便宜蔬菜這裡買~ One of my favorite things to do when I get some free time is to go to the markets. As a kid my mom would always drag me to various markets so early in the morning I could barely even open my eyes. We’d go “treasure hunting” looking … Continue reading Where’s Food From – Cheng-gong Market 台北成功市場