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Tasting Taichung’s Most Expensive Donut

On a trip through Taichung, Taiwan, I stopped at CJSJ, a fancy pastry shop known for their chocolate and run by a Michelin star chef, for a donut.
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Eating through Vientiane

Vientiane provided my introduction to Laotian cuisine. It was a great sampling of refreshing and spicy food that made me crave more.

In Search of Traditional Japanese Food in Tokyo

For my fourth time in Tokyo, I sought out the best Japanese food I could. Sure, I'd visit places I hadn't previously seen, but food was the priority.

What to Eat in Bagan

While getting stuck in Bagan for a few extra days, I was able to sample more than my share of local Burmese culinary delicacies.

Home Cooking: Fish cakes

Cooking an expat meal of fish cakes. A healthy, easy, and tasty dinner for anyone.

My No Good, Very Bad Weekend in Tainan

I'd hate to think that all my current experiences will someday become stories with no point. -Calvin & Hobbes by Bill Watterson I feel guilty writing...

Eating Cheap in Singapore

I planned on eating my way through Singapore, though the plan was to eat on the cheap because I didn't want to spend money I wasn't making.

Short Stay in Phnom Penh

“Behind them were the lights of the market, the lanterns and candles and witch-lights and fairy glitter, like a dream of the night sky...

A Very Taipei Thanksgiving

"Turkey: A large bird whose flesh, when eaten on certain religious anniversaries has the peculiar property of attesting piety and gratitude." - Ambrose Bierce, The...

Photos for World Food Day

"What you are eating is always the end of a very long story--and often an ingenious but delicious answer to some very complicated problems." -Anthony...

Seoul Food

So much great food to try while going around Seoul for a couple months. Korean food is delicious with plenty of variety.

Eats and Drinks in Florence

Eating and drinking my way through Florence, Italy. Making stops at Mercato Centrale for food and cocktails.
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Italy and the Death of Diet

After two months of dieting and losing weight in Korea, I've come to Italy to face the temptation of all the foods that the country has to offer.

We All Scream for Beer Ice Cream

I'll confess, I didn't actually order beer ice cream in Taiwan. I guarantee, however, that should I move back to Taipei, I will try...

Independence Day in Seoul

As I previously noted, I had no real plan for a July 4th celebration in Seoul--I couldn't seem to find any activities for the...