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1500 Ocean

1500 Ocean1500 Orange AveCoronado, CA 92118(619) 522-8459 www.dine1500ocean.com/ San Diego restaurant week started this past Sunday.  Boyfriend and I started it off by dining at 1500 Ocean inside the Hotel del Coronado.  We've never...

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Rice wine soup

One of my favorite foods is glutinous sweet rice balls (called Tang yuan).  They are small balls made of glutinous rice flour.  Very chewy and slightly sweet.  I love soups, food dishes that contain...

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Potato Salad Tofu Pockets

A few weeks ago I saw a post by the Food Librarian for Somen Salad in Fried Soybean pockets.  They were so pretty and such a creative use of soybean skins  (Inarizushi no moto),...

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Monterey Park- Diamond Bakery

Diamond Bakery744 W Garvey AveMonterey Park, CA 91754(626) 289-5172 Whenever I go to Monterey Park, I always end up making two bakery stops for my egg tarts.  Kee Wah Bakery makes the giant original...

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Arcadia- Din Tai Fung

Din Tai Fung1108 S Baldwin AveArcadia, CA 921007626-574-7068www.dintaifungusa.com During our weekend eating trip, I took Boyfriend to Din Tai Fung.  I've been wanting to take Boyfriend for a long time because he loves Xiao...

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Arcadia- J.J. Bakery

JJ Bakery1130 S Baldwin AveArcadia, CA 91007(626) 836-6888www.jjbakeryusa.com So I'm jumping around a bit on my eating trip from this last weekend.  I haven't had as much time as I would like to write...

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Monterey Park- Kee Wah Bakery

Kee Wah Bakery729 W Garvey AveMonterey Park, CA 91755(626) 281-2680www.keewah.us When Boyfriend and I were in college, we used to go on eating trips to either LA or Monterey Park all the time.  Drive...

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Deviled potatoes

Hi everyone.  Hope you all had a great Labor Day weekend.  I did a lot of eating this weekend, with posts to soon come.  Meanwhile, here is a quick post for potatoes I made...

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One Ingredient Banana Ice Cream

A few weeks ago, I read an article on Serious Eats for a one ingredient banana ice cream recipe.  The recipe caught my eye of course.  How could one ingredient turn into ice cream? ...

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Yellow watermelon

I picked up some yellow watermelon while grocery shopping the other day.  The yellow color looked so pretty that I decided to take out my camera and take some pictures before the slices were...