Back to Bouchon

Last week I went on a pilgrimage to SEMA, the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world, held in sunny Las Vegas. Once I figured out what SEMA events we needed to attend, I began planning my dining adventure. One place that I knew I had to visit was Bouchon Bistro, a Thomas…

Asians Eat Weird Things

The Fung Bros a couple of comedians, David and Andrew love food and decided to create a music video about Asians and the weird things that they eat. As an Asian myself, I must say that there wasn’t any food in the video that I haven’t eaten. I think the food item that would draw…

Barbecued Dungeness Crab

One of my friends Sally dropped off some freshly caught dungeness crabs, so I knew I was about to have a delightful meal. There are some common ways that I prepare crabs. The western way would be to steam or boil them and have them with melted butter. The Chinese way would be to chop…

Flying Cutlery

Almost every parent will recall a moment when we pretended that our spoon of baby food as an airplane, and while making engine sounds, flew the spoon in a zigzagging motion hopefully into our child’s open mouth. Incredible what we were willing to do just to encourage our child to eat. Well it seems that…

" Did you ever see the customers in health - food stores? They are pale, skinny people who look half - dead. In a steak house, you see robust, ruddy people. They're dying, of course, but they look terrific. "Bill Cosby