My Comfort Food

Pinpin Restaurant of Fraser Street touts itself as Filipino-Chinese cuisine, serving a combination of authentic Filipino dishes as well as Chinese dishes that are originally from the province of Fujian, located in south east China. The majority of the Chinese who migrated to the Philippines came from that province after the Spanish occupation of the…

Rain, Rain, Go Away

Miserable weather today; dark, heavy rain and downright stormy. The long, mild and sunny summer really spoiled me. After picking up my boys from Chinese school, it was time to figure out where to go for lunch? Our destination of choice? McNoodle House for a nice bowl of Wunton Noodle Soup. When we arrived, I…

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Best Chicken Wings?

If you have ever been to the food court at Aberdeen Centre mall in Richmond, you would have noticed that one of the longer lineup would be for Wo Fung Dessert. And what were all those people lining up for? It wasn’t their dessert, it was for their deep fried chicken wings. Last year the…

Back Again at Suhang

Many people spent Boxing Day shopping for deals flooding malls and electronic stores; my preference? Dim sum, Shanghai style. One of my favorite Shanghai / Northern Chinese restaurants is Suhang in Richmond. My favourite dish there aside from the Steamed Soup Pork Buns is the Deep Fried Crab with Salted Egg Yolk Sauce. My cousin…