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BAO London Fitzrovia Review

8 July 2018 |

After consuming Taipei’s finest Bao on the regular whilst living in Taiwan – I thought it woud be nice to finally try out the infamous BAO London, which I had walked past an umpteenth number of times outside its Soho … Read More

Lan Jia Gua Bao (藍家割包) – Taiwanese Steamed Bun with Braised Pork

7 July 2018 | | One Comment

Bao this, Bao that, it’s seems all the rage in London with these cute tiny little steamd bun places appearing here and there. Some with a notoriously long waiting queue. But let me take you away from the regular culinary … Read More

Mos Burger Honey Roast Chicken Bao with Bacon, Sliced Apple and Peanut Sauce

4 January 2018 | | One Comment

Mos Burger is the Japanese burger chain that has been doing the rounds around Asia with locations popping up in various countries now. Well known for its clean-cut food presentation and rice buns. Asian chains are well-known for local variations … Read More

Oyster Mee Sua (蚵仔麵線) – Taiwanese Vermicelli Noodle Soup with Oyster and Braised Pig Intestines

3 January 2018 | | One Comment

Such a simple Chinese name which translates into quite a complicated and long mouthful of words in English, ladies and gentleman, may I present to you…. 蚵仔麵線

“Oyster mee sua”

Having lived in Taipei (Taiwan) for a bit, this was … Read More

Oreo Soft Cookies

18 May 2016 |

“Oreo Soft Cookies?”

The voice in your head exclaims this. I know, it’s a bit of a bizarre thought. Is it a sponge cake variation of the Oreo Cookie? Is it the equivalent of a stale Oreo Cookie which … Read More

KFC Japan – Fragrant Soy Sauce Chicken

10 May 2016 |

Kentucky Fried Chicken in Japan still gives you that warm cozy feeling that the colonel gave you before the brand turned into “KFC” here. Actually, the colonel is still represented there, usually in the form of a smiley life sized … Read More

Pies n Thighs – Southern Food in New York City

23 August 2015 |

Pies n Thighs – great rhyming, southern food dining, filling your belly lining, can’t think of any more endings…

“Quit rapping, start eating”

Agreed. On a recent food trip to the United States of America, this restaurant was on … Read More

Oshun Cafe, London’s First Ever Açaí Berry Bowl Pop-Up

19 April 2015 |

Oshun Café, London’s First Ever Acai Berry Bowl Pop-Up has opened in the hipster heart of London (Shoreditch) and the timing couldn’t be right in terms of all the other food specific places that have opened up in the past … Read More

Turtle Bay Caribbean Restaurant, Walthamstow

1 February 2015 |

Turtle Bay Caribbean Restaurant , the small chain has just opened a new restaurant in the heart of London’s Walthamstow. With other Caribbean offerings to be found, I had the very difficult task of investigating to see if you should … Read More

BIRD Shoreditch – Waffles, Fried Chicken and Donuts in London

19 January 2015 |

BIRD Shoreditch aims to bring a bit more class to the hood staple of fried chicken without going all out pretentious and poncy. The concept is simple: american style fried chicken, waffles, wings and donuts; served in an ever so … Read More