Breakfast | Cakes + cupcakes | Chinese treats | Desserts | Global eats | Healthy eating/specialty diet | Holiday | Lunar new year | On the go | Recipes | Snacks | Sweet | Vegan

Chinese steamed rice cake (bai tang gau)

By on January 29, 2016
bai tang gau

This Chinese steamed rice cake (or bai tang gau) has a sweet, slightly chewy addictive texture and an intriguing honeycomb pattern on the inside. In honor of lunar new year coming up, I decided that I would share a recipe for Chinese steamed rice cake with you all because this is something that I haven’t […]

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Asian | Coquitlam | Food | Korean | Location

Vesta Grill

By on April 22, 2015

Love barbeque, chicken and all things Korean fusion? Well, this is the perfect place for you! Vesta Grill is located in a small strip mall near Coquitlam center and it took Grayson and I a good 20 minutes to locate the place because it was so hidden! But it really shouldn’t be because this is […]

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Chinese treats | Desserts | Global eats | Healthy eating/specialty diet | Mains and Entrees | Pudding + Custards | Recipes | Savory | Snacks | Vegan

taste of hong kong

By on January 29, 2014

Mother deer rarely makes red bean soup but since we had left over red beans from our last baking project sitting around she decided to make some for us. Since it’s a treat that brother deer and old bean both adore, mother deer usually makes a big batch of it for them. I don’t think […]

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Bars + Brownies | Cakes + cupcakes | Global eats | Japanese treats | Korean treats | Mains and Entrees | Recipes | Savory | Snacks | Sweet

taste of korea with a side of japan

By on January 26, 2014

Normally I’m not a big fan of curry, however, after visiting japan, I’ve had this inkling for it. But it’s not any type of curry, it has to be the Japanese kind, there was just something about it that enticed my taste buds. The heat from it is just more mellow compared to Indian curries […]

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