A former student, who is originally from Korea, shows me how to eat Korean food. We hit that special Manhattan neighborhood in the W. 30s which is filled with Korean restaurants. Lots of culture here!
Went to my first Diwali party, in celebration of the Hindu festival of lights. Lots of fun. Sree Sreenivasan and his wife Roopa make great hosts.
Buddha Bodai is a Chinatown outpost for the popular Chinese vegetarian restaurant in Flushing, Queens. The food here is cut above the norm. Worth trying!
Thai Son is a great place to eat authentic Vietnamese food in Chinatown. My cousins, who are from Vietnam took me there and showed me all the ways to wrap, roll and chew on this tasty cuisine. It’s one of the few places they’ll go to when they’re not in the mood to do their own cooking.
Try this fast, cheap, easy recipe for Asian-style broiled or grilled salmon. The secret is in the hoisin sauce or teriyaki sauce. Delicious with rice or slivered into a salad.
How to make your own miso soup — cheap, fast and easy recipe. Japanese soup that’s homemade with nourishing tofu, seaweed, miso and scallions for garnish.