Browsing Category : FOOD & RESTAURANT

LOVE LOVE LOVE TAIWAN FOOD

By MARINA

After visiting Lungshan Temple of Manka, we felt hungry. Already had sun grown dark, however it was really hot and humid outside. So we decided taking a break and having a quick dinner. We found a nice restaurant near the temple and entered.   There’re many types of Taiwan food, and it varies from place to place. The food in Northern Taiwan and…

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RECIPE: SPICY MACA GAZPACHO

By MARINA

There’re many tomato based soups in the world. Among those soups, Gazpacho is one of my favorites. This cold soup is a classic of Spanish cuisine and it originated in the southern region of Andalusia. This is especially good in summer, because it’s refreshing and cool. I got Maca Powder in Peru, so I add this superfood to my special Gazpacho recipe. I think this spicy…

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RECIPE: MACA GUACAMOLE

By MARINA

I love Mexican Food. I love avocado. I often make Guacamole in my house, because it’s easy to prepare, good for beer, and yummy. I got Maca Powder in Peru, so I add this to Guacamole. As you know, avocado is good for health and beauty. Maca may promote those effects. Recipe is quite a simple, but may give sufficient satisfactions to…

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RECIPE: HOT CHOCOLATE WITH SUPERFOOD

By MARINA

Hot chocolate is not just a delicious drink, but a healthy drink. It has been consumed to treat ailments and to meditate for centuries. Drinking chocolate has a long history, In deed, ancient Mesoamerican people consume the cacao for a nutritional purpose. In this time the cacao was valuable and consecrated. It was used not only for a medical purpose, but a religious and financial…

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MYSTERIOUS SNACK STREET IN BEIJING

By MARINA

I’m a food lover. One of the purposes of my traveling is eating local food. Of course I like dining in a gorgeous restaurant. But at the same time, I love hanging around the streets with food stands and tasting the one my eyes alighted upon. In Beijing there is a famous food street, at Wangfujing (王府井).   While here is…

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HASHTAG CHEESE & BEER: ULAANBAATAR, MONGOLIA

By MARINA

Before I left to Gobi Desert, I drank beer prayering for my safe trip in this ‘Hashtag cheese & beer’. This cafe seemed to be filled with local youngers everyday. Maybe here’s one of the hot spots among them. The price isn’t cheap, but good mood seems to amuse their guests. Not only their stylish atmosphere but their unique menu the younger come…

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RECIPE: MONGOLIAN “KHORHOC”

By MARINA

When I visited Mongolian nomad family, they served Khorhoc. The recipe is quite a simple. But it was tasty. We all circled around the dining table and ate it. It was a nice and joyful time. I miss Mongolia…   SERVES COOKING TIME depending on the amount of the ingredients 1.5 hour  INGREDIENTS lamb meat salt vegetables (onion, potato, carrot) hot stone…

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PATAGONIA DEVISE EARTH PROTECT BEER

By MARINA

Patagonia, Inc. is an American outdoor company. They are famous for their Sustainability activities. They participate in  the Fair Trade program, and they take action for  the protection and preservation of the environment. That Patagonia released “Long Root Ale®” this time. They said that the beer has a big mission for our planet. The feature of this beer is not…

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