Category Archives: Chinese

RECIPE: Chinese Sweet Almond Soup (using a Vitamix)

After purchasing a Vitamix blender late last year, I’ve been trying to make Chinese Sweet Almond Soup, which is very similar in taste to almond milk but with a thicker and more creamy consistency. There are numerous recipes online for … Continue reading

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The Best Things I Ate… in 2013

Happy New Year! I know it’s a few days late but I wanted to do a round-up of my favourite bites of 2013. This was an epic year for me on the food front! I met some great foodie friends … Continue reading

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Han’s Restaurant (Szechuan Cuisine) – Calgary, AB

I first wrote about Han’s Restaurant when I started this blog a couple of years back. At that point, Han’s was under new ownership and I was really sad that the food was not as good as it once was … Continue reading

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Dim Sum @ Happy Hill Restaurant – Calgary, AB

Every now and then, my coworkers and I go to Happy Hill Restaurant for a dim sum lunch. Happy Hill is located just off Centre Street and 7th Avenue NE. My most recent visit was in late February. I was … Continue reading

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Apple Tarts @ New Town Bakery & Restaurant – Vancouver, BC

New Town Bakery is a Filipino-Chinese bakery with their flagship location in the heart of Vancouver’s Chinatown. Even though I’ve been to Chinatown countless number of times during my visits to Vancouver in the past (mainly to get my fill … Continue reading

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