Bus Grill Turkish Steakhouse

January 22, 2017

Bus Grill Turkish Steakhouse Recommendations: Hummus, Baba Ganoush, Tomato Confit, Grill Platter, Bus Doner. Address: No.134, 135-D, North Yard Block, Mintian Road, Futian, Shenzhen How to get there: COCO Park Metro Station 购物公园 Exit B

Shang Palace at Kowloon Shangri-La

December 8, 2016

Shang Palace at Kowloon Shangri-La Michelin Celebration lunch menu: • Steamed crystal scallop dumplings with bird’s nest. Barbecued pork loin glazed with honey sauce. Crispy-fried taro puff with assorted seafood • Braised fish maw soup with crab coral and fresh yellow fungus • Sauteed cod fillet (sustainable glacier 51) and seasonal vegetable with chilli and […]

Ru Sheng Li Yuan Shan Zhuang

June 25, 2016

Ru Sheng Li Yuan Shan Zhuang (入胜山庄) is a restaurant hidden deep in a village in Guangzhou’s countryside, offering traditional Shunde cuisine. Signature dishes include the delicious steam-cooked free-range chicken.

i-Tony Canteen

i-Tony Canteen

May 24, 2016

i-Tony Canteen 飯堂, OCT-Harbour, Nanshan district, Shenzhen. The interiors are painted in striking colours and adorned with murals. Dishes are tasty and are all beautifully presented. A good restaurant with a good ambience and prompt service, plus it is spacious and not noisy at all.

Roast Goose Rice Noodle

November 26, 2015

The much loved Roast Goose Rice Noodle is a Canonese favourite. The mouthfeel is one of smooth slipperiness and springy elasticity. Roast Goose Rice Noodle shops in Xihua Road, which runs between Yuexiu district and Liwan district, are popular among the locals, particularly this small shop named He Xing (合兴) at the far end of […]

Traditional Chinese Bakery

November 25, 2015

In Guangzhou, besides dim sum shops, Chinese bakeries abound. Traditional Chinese pastry! They can be made into more colourful varieties and featured in Chinese Bridal Cake Sets. • Walnut Cookie, slight sweet and flaky! • Red Bean Paste Cake, sweet. • Eggrolls, crunchy!

Cantonese Foodways

November 18, 2015

Cantonese Foodways Congees and Rice Rolls are both Cantonese staple foods. The traditional method to make Rice Rolls is to steam the rice rolls on a wet cloth. Shops that make Rice Rolls in the traditional method are numerous in Guangzhou. Shown in the pictures below are Sampan Congee, Congee with Preserved Egg and Shredded […]

Cantonese Dim Sum Shops Guangzhou

November 17, 2015

Cantonese Dim Sum Shops Guangzhou In Guangzhou, where Cantonese dim sum originated, you can find Cantonese dim sum shops in almost every street in the older neighbourhoods such as those in Yuexiu district. The shops usually offer the simple, cold dishes that can be easily taken away, for example, Ham Sui Kok/Fried Crescent Dumplings (咸水角), […]

Mooncake Geology

September 27, 2015

Mooncake Geology. Studying.

Guan She (观舍) Restaurant.

September 24, 2015

Guan She (观舍) Restaurant. The name of the restaurant is rather interesting, with Buddhist association. 观舍 She (舍) : shed, hut, Vihara (“refuges” used by wandering monks) Guan (观) : “insight meditation” (to gain insight in the true nature of reality. ), Analytical meditation’ or ‘observation meditation.’ Examination (Skt. vipaśyanā) as contrasted to ‘concentration meditation’ […]