Tag Archive: chinese

Quick Meals Around L.A.: Tart, New Moon, Mishima

Last Friday after Happy Hour at Monsieur Marcel and a round of shopping at the Grove, we headed over to Tart at the Farmer’s Daughter for dinner. I’ve always wanted to check out… Continue reading

Sneak Peek: Bull’s Pizzle Soup

Eddie Lin of Deep End Dining and Val Herrera of Trippy Food must have read my Feng Mao post and thought this girl needed some pizzle. Pizzle is the innocuous term for penis.… Continue reading

Minty Plays Matchmaker – Meet Your Valentine

On Tuesday, February 8, I’m going to play cupid. The next Sexy Singles Soiree is at XINO has a very special theme “Get Lucky.” Besides the usual games and fabulous prizes, I’ll present… Continue reading

Sexy Singles Valentine’s Soiree at XINO

The Minty presents the Valentine’s edition of the Sexy Singles Soiree! On Tuesday, February 8, The Minty plays cupid and invites you and all your single pals to party at XINO, a cool… Continue reading

Eating in SGV: Noodles & Dumplings

About a month ago, I was profiled on the Midtown Lunch LA blog. As I’m usually found in DTLA during lunch, I spoke about DTLA. However, one of the questions of where else… Continue reading

888: Dim Sum a la Carte

Recently I went to Lunasia to try their dim sum. You order via a tick-off sheet and for the most part, you can expect “fresher” dim sum. Many reason the dim sum cart… Continue reading

Dim Sum at Lunasia

I have been systematically eating at all the “fancy” non-cart dim sum houses in the SGV. My favorites are Elite and Sea Harbour with a slight edge to Elite. I didn’t manage to… Continue reading

Savoy: Hainanese Chicken & Rice

I may have mentioned a time or two I love noodles. Of all the carbs in the world, I would give them all up in favor of subsisting on noodles forever. However, I… Continue reading

Test Kitchen: TiGeorges

I’ve said I knew who I was before but occasionally I think about the past. Right now I’m re-reading On Gold Mountain by Lisa See. I just finished her book, Shanghai Girls. Both… Continue reading

Chiu Chow Noodles FACE OFF #2

On Sunday, the Noodles Partner and I did another Chiu Chow noodles FACE OFF. This time, it was Kim Ky and Noodle Cafe. When we did the first one with J Noodle and… Continue reading