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Gok Jai Chinese Dumplings

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I am a person who truly appreciates culture. When I’m traveling on vacation, a country’s culture is one of things that really sets a country apart to me. Culture can mean anything from religion and arts, to architecture and the people.

Equally as important to me is the mission of discovering my own roots, where my culture came from and learning from those who are deeply rooted in our family, our elders.  One thing that is very much appreciated and embraced in the Chinese culture is FOOD. Talk to any Chinese grandma about food and their eyes light up and … Read more

posted by on May 29, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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Bao Bei Chinese Brasserie – Vancouver Restaurant

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A few days ago I had this wonderful opportunity to dine with my good friend J who I had not really seen for a while now. She suggested that we should try out Bao Bei! Being self-proclaimed food enthusiast, we sheepishly admit we have not tried out this tasty well-published Chinese bistro in the heart of Chinatown.


We entered the restaurant and we were very lucky to get a table by the window. I quickly noticed the cool vintage and rustic and still Chinese inspired decor that is definitely something you don’t see in your everyday Chinese restaurant. Plus, … Read more

posted by on March 25, 2013 in Vancouver
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