Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Pork shoulder with potato dumplings


Pork shoulder with potato dumplings (Fränkisches Schäufele with Klöße), in a rich, dark beer-based sauce.

1 star to the Schäufele.

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Zhe Jiang Heen

Zhe Jiang Heen
2/F & 3/F, Kiu Fu Commercial Building
300-306 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai
Hong Kong

Fish braised in sweet vinegar (糟溜鮭魚片), stir-fried shrimp (清炒蝦仁), smoked eggs, Chinese pickled cucumbers in chili vinegar, kalimeris herb salad with tofu shreds (香乾馬蘭頭), spicy chili chicken with peanuts, Chinese ham hog, spring onion bread. It has been a while since my last visit, but I must say the food is good as ever.

Monday, July 22, 2013

BLT Burger

BLT Burger
Shop 224A, Times Square
1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay
Hong Kong

Decent burger, with a juicy patty and fresh buns. It does however need more dressing and vegetables to mellow down the punch of the meat.

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Huangheshui Noodles

Huangheshui Shanxi Restaurant (黄河水陕西小吃)
Sanlitun, Beijing.

Back for the umpteenth time, this place has never disappointed. It holds ground yet again.

Wednesday, July 17, 2013



Chongqing-style hotpot at its very spicy and best.

Monday, July 15, 2013

Cream Paul

Cream Paul
Unit 303, Building 5, Sanlitun SOHO
Gongti Bei Lu, Chaoyang district

Sculptured, creme-based dessert.