Category Archives: Commentary

Dining Out: Kung Fu Xiao Long Bao, Flushing, NYC

Kung Fu Xiao Long Bao (Chinese: Jiangnan, Shanghai, Wuxi, Sichuan), 59-16 Main St,  Flushing (Queens) New York City, NY 11355  (This experience with a couple of friends was a jewel of an event!  Okay, it was back in mid-March this very year, but … Continue reading

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Dining Out: Yummy House, Tampa, Florida

Chinese cuisine in this country (the US) falls into two categories:  American-Chinese, and authentic Chinese-Chinese — the later more typically found in the more vibrant of the nation’s Chinatowns. The restaurant I am reviewing is more American-Chinese than Chinese-Chinese, but … Continue reading

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Year’s End

2015 was a good and promising year in the food exploration department. This is the 50th post for the year — I’m not including any actual recipes today, but just a tying up of 2015, and some photos for meals I … Continue reading

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Food For Thought: Take Three. And Some Blog Recipes I’m Considering

Recipes I plan to try:  (this is partially a reminder for myself) (Just a quick pass through of recipes bookmarked this morning to make at some near point in the future…) Most of these turn out to be vegetarian.  Zucchini … Continue reading

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Foodie News: Food for Thought, Take Two

Foodie News is a once-a-month (ofttimes much less if there’s nothing out there that strikes my fancy to point us at or talk about) feature here.  It won’t show up more often than that.   In this case there are a … Continue reading

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Poultry Bone Broth Essentials

Making bone broth is something I’ve grown to love over the last three or so years.  It is so rich and tasty; and yes, in a pinch for a specific recipe, you can use one of those boxed (preferably low-sodium) broths … Continue reading

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Dining Out: Not Your Average Joe’s

A friend and I, while doing some quick shopping a few weeks ago  in the mall in Burlington, Massachusetts, knew we had to eat some lunch.  We first popped into one location (whose name I’ve mercifully forgotten — mercifully for … Continue reading

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