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HOLIDAYS ARE OVER – BACK TO REALITY

HOLIDAYS ARE OVER – BACK TO REALITY As the holidays are over, I am back to reality juggling between my day job and my food blog. Not always an easy thing to do while your mind is still 10,000 km from Hong Kong. It is so strange to come back in this massive urban jungle (which […]

Origin of your dish

DO YOU REALLY KNOW THE ORIGIN OF YOUR FAVORITE DISH?

DO YOU REALLY KNOW THE ORIGIN OF YOUR FAVORITE DISH? How often did you think that your food was actually really coming from a certain country. Take the fortune cookies that you find in find in all Chinese restaurant in the west or the french fries, are they really Chinese or French? Not at all, […]

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FOOD PANDA

FOOD PANDA Being stuck at home this evening with an empty fridge, pouring rain, super lazy and a baby sleeping, I had absolutely no other choices than to order food and have it delivered home thanks to Food Panda. It is so easy to have food delivered to your doorstep in Hong Kong. Either pick […]

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HONG KONG IGNORED BY THRILLIST’S BEST STREET FOOD CITIES

HONG KONG IGNORED BY THRILLIST’S BEST STREET FOOD CITIES Despite being one of the world foodies capital, our street food is no match compared to others according to Thrillist. How sad this is especially when HK archival Singapore is taking the crown back home. According to Thrillist, “Street food is the true fuel of the people, […]

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FOODIES WEEKEND IN HONG KONG

FOODIES WEEKEND IN HONG KONG I am so looking forward for this weekend as we have so many foodie events around town. First, we have The Dine & Design Festival who’s moving to the Central Harbour Front aims at promoting independent local designers as well as many talented food providers and chef. The most interesting […]

Galinaz Chef Swap

THE GRAND GELINAZ OR HOW TO SHUFFLE CHEFS

THE GRAND GELINAZ OR HOW TO SHUFFLE CHEFS Thanks to Gelinaz, a group known for staging participatory food events, in a few weeks, 37 of the best chefs from around the world will be swapping their life, identities and even more important their kitchen.  Just imagine Alain Ducasse at the Plaza moving to the Chateaubriand […]

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TEST KITCHEN ARE THE NEW TREND

Secret dinners aka Test Kitchen are the new trend Secret dinners aka Test Kitchen are new trend in town. In a nutshell, secret dinners are pop up meals organised by up and coming international chefs showcasing their skills and talent to a lucky few. The first edition organised by Test Kitchen, took place during the day […]

Coke 100th bday

COKE: CELEBRATING AN OLD LADY

COKE: CELEBRATING AN OLD LADY Forever copied but never equaled, Coca Cola is celebrating the 100th birthday of his mythical glass bottle. The bottle remains iconic today as it fully represents a generation driven by consumption for the best and the worst. I am not gonna talk about the good and bad aspects of consumption […]

Dai Pai Dong

DAI PAI DONG: A DYING CULTURE

HONG KONG’S DAI PAI DONG: A DYING CULTURE Hong Kong’s Da Pai Dong are slowly dying. Often hidden by the skyscrapers, the dai pai dong in Hong Kong have a long history of serving lunch to busy workers throughout the city. For decades, dai pai dongs have been selling cheap local food from stall, street […]

Hanoi

A FEW DAYS IN HANOI

A FEW DAYS IN HANOI I was very fortunate to visit Hanoi for a few days and totally enjoyed my trip. The best way to explore the city is by strolling around and trying to cross the street that can be a challenge at times. Every street is filled with motorbikes whose drivers  don’t really […]