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America’s Rich Eye Chinese Food as Latest Haute Cuisin

From coast to coast in the United States, there is a sense that a new day is dawning for Chinese cuisine....

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Hungry for love: is Los Angeles falling for Filipino food?

Every winter, US food writers compile their predictions for food trends in the coming year – and every year at least...

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Kabul by the Bay: Afghan culinary adventures in Northern California

Fremont, which finds itself on the north-easternmost verge of Silicon Valley and is the largest suburb in the San Francisco Bay...

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Chefs Embrace the Power of the ‘Instagram Juggernaut’

David Posey discovered the power of Instagram almost by accident. Before his heavily anticipated new restaurant Elske opened in Chicago, Posey posted a picture to...

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City Dwellers, It’s Time to Appreciate Nature in All Its Disgusting Glory

Have you ever wondered why so many pigeons have messed-up feet? It’s true. The next time you see a group of...

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How a Frat-House Staple Finally Earned the Respect of America’s Top Bartenders

Everyone has a Jägermeister story, often a bit fuzzy, usually youthful, almost always regrettable. Downed as a shot, or dropped into...

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Is NYC’s Most Iconic Sandwich Dying?

The deli, they say, is dying. They’re not talking about the corner markets or bodegas that appear on nearly every New...

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The Knick’s Orientalism Problem

Before I even watched the first episode of The Knick, I knew it would be a show for me: I am...

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Objectification of Women Rampant in Hong Kong

The video starts with clips taken from music videos and commercials – of skimpily clad women in bikinis and lingerie, rolling...

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