Category Archives: Chinatown

Jury Duty Shanghai Cuisine Xiao Long Bao Soup Dumplings

After watching Emeril’s show “Eat the World” – specifically, the episode with Mario Batali where they eat soup dumplings in Shanghai, China – I was keen on having some of those soup dumplings myself.  Traditionally called Xiao Long Bao, they … Continue reading

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At-home Mazemen

After a vigorous work-out, or a busy day, I will occasionally indulge in what I will call, for lack of a better term, At-home Mazemen.  Let me explain. Like many Americans, I have eaten my share of packaged ramen noodles.  … Continue reading

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Egg Roll Hunt: First Stop, Chinatown!

Recently when Therese and I were having dinner at No. 1 Little House Restaurant in the FiDi, Therese remarked that it had been a long time since she had had a good egg roll.  So the first chance we got, … Continue reading

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Lam Zhou Handmade Noodle & Dumpling: Valentine Weekend, Part Two

On Sunday, the second day of our Valentine 3-day weekend, we had an active, out-doorsy kind of day.  At the center of it was brunch at Lam Zhou Handmade Noodle & Dumpling, a quirky noodle soup-focused restaurant over on East … Continue reading

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