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The Ramen Obsession

In News/Trends, Travel On May 24, 2012 Comments Off

There’s a ramen craze working it’s way from Asia to the US This classic noodle dish has become a global food phenomena….

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Turmeric Is The Key To My Tandoori Chicken Recipe

In Cooking Technique, Ingredients, Recipes, Travel On May 7, 2012 Comments Off

Rediscovering Turmeric, the Age Old Miracle Spice, in Old Delhi

Turmeric was one of the predominant spices I came across in Delhi at Khari Baoli, Asia’s oldest wholesale spice market. Known as Indian saffron, turmeric is …

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Visiting The Spice Market in Old Delhi

In Travel On May 1, 2012 1 Comment

Discovering Asia’s Largest Wholesale Spice Market in India

As a “bon voyage” trip for a friend, three of us decided to take a girls’ impromptu trip to Dehli…

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Loving Luang Prabang For Southeast Asian Vacation

In Travel On April 9, 2012 4 Comments

Tranquil Yet Stimulating Vacation in Laos

Many world travelers consider Luang Prabang to be one of the top destinations in Southeast Asia. My recent trip there definitely puts it on the top of my list for favorite cities …

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Spring Break in Laos Awaits

In Travel On March 18, 2012 1 Comment

It’s Luang Prabang For Our Family Vacation

After living in Asia for nearly three years, my family has started to demand more adventurous types of vacations. While beach holidays are always nice, we now seem to gravitate toward smaller Southeast Asian cities…

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LA’s INK is Best – NYC’s Brushstroke is #2

In Chefs/Restaurants, Travel On March 7, 2012 2 Comments

Discovering The Ultimate In Contemporary American Cuisine

Winding down from my 2-week media trip to the US with night after night of simple to decadent meals, I have to say that my two most memorable dining experiences were found …

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Red Medicine and INK: Two LA Restaurants On My Must-Try List Next Week

In Chefs/Restaurants, Travel On February 22, 2012 Comments Off

Can’t Wait To See What Chefs Jordan Kahn and Michael Voltaggio Can Create

While I’m fully enjoying my time in NY this week on my media tour, I’m also really excited about being in LA next week. And, as with NY, I want to make the most of my time there in terms of food and dining …

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My Top 6 NYC Restaurants To Try

In Chefs/Restaurants, Travel On February 16, 2012 1 Comment

Trying 6 NYC Restaurants In 5 Days

Yesterday, I wrote about Bakeries, Coffee Houses and Farmers Markets I want to check out when I’m in NYC next week. Now, in Part Two, I’ve created my Top 6 List of Restaurants …