Tag Archive: SGV

Happy Lunar New Year!

Growing up, this “second” new year was always referred to as the Chinese New Year. It’s only recently I started calling it the Lunar New Year. This year is the year of the… Continue reading

Litz: Singaporean Dreams

On Saturday, I was driving along Garvey Avenue in the San Gabriel Valley hoping to find a gem. I was aiming for Mama Lu’s for dumplings but somehow stopped a block away and… Continue reading

Long Weekend: From the Westside to Artesia to DTLA/SGV

It’s a long weekend, baby! Per the usual Minty ways, I had planned something every day I had off. Starting Friday night, I checked out Orris with four others. I decided I wasn’t… Continue reading

New Year’s Eve Lunch

I rounded up a group of foodies for NYE lunch at Dumpling House Restaurant. Joining me for this lunch were the girls from UncouthGourmand, AK from I’m Not Lawfing and others. We arrived… Continue reading

Hakata Ramen Shin-Sen-Gumi

My noodles partner-in-crime have been hitting upĀ  local Thai noodle shops in search of the best bowl of Thai boat noodles the last few months in Thai Town. Our favorite is Sapp Coffee… Continue reading

Taco N Tento

Several months ago, I organized a food crawl around fish tacos in El Monte. Taco N Tento was our first stop and my ultimate favorite of the crawl. They are known for their… Continue reading

Brilliant Saturday Afternoon in the SGV

Dim sum is one of those things that I only got into as an adult. I ate it about once or twice a week growing up so it was pretty uninteresting to me.… Continue reading