Tag: xiu mai

Shikumen

Shikumen

I was, as I am often, caught off guard. Although mitigation efforts in other areas of my life seem to fail (maybe time for another type of job), I seek not to let this happen regarding food.  In my attempts to alleviate exciting food experiences, 

Dim sum, a pasta bake and banana bread

Dim sum, a pasta bake and banana bread

Sometimes I am confused. My food shows this too. Some people say that variety adds spice to life.  I agree.  Especially when that is applied to food.  So this is what I ate on one day at home.  A seemingly random assortment of food stuffs.  

Royal China

Royal China

I know I had seemed to be rejoicing at the end of my run of back luck in restaurants but it seemed I was a bit premature. In any case, the meal started off well.  We didn’t have to queue for once as it is