Bay Area Eats, Day 1

Bay Area Chinese food is the best in the U.S. The Best. Say what you want, San Gabriel/Monterey Park — the Bay Area’s got you on this one. Plus, driving in San Gabriel makes me want to hit someone with my car. Over and over and over again. I digress…. Day 1 of my Bay… Continue reading Bay Area Eats, Day 1

Beyond the Great Wall

From the Random House website: A bold and eye-opening new book of magnificent photos, unforgettable stories and exotic home-cooking from the most ethnically diverse, geographically varied and intriguing regions of China. In the West, when we think about food in China, what usually comes to mind are the signature dishes of Beijing, Hong Kong, and… Continue reading Beyond the Great Wall