Pearl Hot Pot (Burnaby)

March 11th, 2013. Sister Date Day~       Eunice suggested a sister date of hot pot and a movie.  How could I resist?  What a wonderful idea!  She recommended a place she's been to in Burnaby called Pearl Hot Pot.       Usually hot pot is a communal food activity, but in this case … Continue reading Pearl Hot Pot (Burnaby)

Instant Laksa from T&T Supermarket

September 8th, 2012.  T&T Finds 🙂     T&T is full of diverse and interesting Asian yummies and I've really taken to shopping there, especially for some delicious Chinese BBQ duck and pork 🙂  But lately I've been craving Tom Yum and Laksa and while perusing the aisles I came upon this instant laksa.   … Continue reading Instant Laksa from T&T Supermarket

Benkei Ramen

January 9th, 2012. Benkei Ramen         Any day is a great day for Japanese ramen 🙂             I was downtown with my boss for a meeting and he wanted to grab  lunch....so we headed to Benkei on Roson for some delicious, soupy goodness.         … Continue reading Benkei Ramen

Korean Air Prestige Class – Breakfast

November 29th, 2011. Leaving Korea...       For breakfast I had the Oxtail Bone Marrow Soup with Noodles.  I wanted somethng warm and comforting.  It came with a side of spicy paste and pickled banchan.   And though I ordered the Korean meal....I asked for a croissant.  I couldn't resist 🙂

Windsor Plaza Hotel – Ho Chi Minh City (Breakfast)

November 20th, 2011. Hello Vietnam~~~   I wake up to my first morning in Vietnam and look out the window.  Well....it's definitely not Vancouver!  A little bit smoggy, no doubt from the thousands of motorcycles that swarm the streets every day and night.  That's probably one of the craziest things I've seen.  A country where … Continue reading Windsor Plaza Hotel – Ho Chi Minh City (Breakfast)

Korean Air Prestige Class (Dinner)

November 18th, 2011. Leaving For Vietnam~!!!  Dinner was a simpler affair.  To start off we had a Seasonal Green Salad with Spicy Coated Walnuts, Blue Cheese and Green Apple Slices with a Balsamic Dressing.  Another great salad...and such vibrant colors! I had the Beef Wonton Noodle Soup with a sides of spicy sauce and pickles … Continue reading Korean Air Prestige Class (Dinner)

Bubble World – Guildford

July 26th, 2011.  Bubble World          One of the best value dishes at Bubble World is the Salty Peppery Chicken.  A large portion of salty, peppery, deep fried goodness in a bowl for only $5.25.  For $7.00 you can get all that with a big bowl of noodle soup!!  Salty Peppery Chicken with … Continue reading Bubble World – Guildford

Momofuku Noodle Bar – East Village

May 19th, 2011.  Momofuku Noodle Bar       Meeting DLee for the first time for an evening of fun in the East Village!  We had discussed a few different options for dinner, but in the end came to a consensus to make first impressions over Japanese ramen.  I know.  2 in a row.  But hey, … Continue reading Momofuku Noodle Bar – East Village