Chef Zhu

Chef Zhu

Chef Zhu This weekend, we went to check out the Chinese breakfast offerings at the new Chef Zhu. Chef Zhu, opened by the previous chef/owner of Shanghai City, recently replaced the former Double Happiness restaurant in Del Mar. The restaurant still seems to be in transition in getting rid of the former menus and signs, […]

Okabe Seifunjo

Okabe Seifunjo

Okabe Seifunjo Okabe Seifunjo is currently at Mitsuwa Marketplace San Diego, serving up fresh mochi treats. They are from Hokkaido, Japan and will be in town until June 6, 2016. Their set-up is front and center when you enter the market. Some of the sweets they are making include ohagi, sakura mochi and gyuhi mochi. […]

Cronuts and more from Peterson’s Donut Corner

Cronuts and more from Peterson’s Donut Corner

Cronuts and more from Peterson’s Donut Corner I’ve heard a lot of good things about Peterson’s Donut Corner, including their super sized donuts, plentiful selection, and most recently: their addition of cronuts. So this weekend, Mr. K and I finally made the trip over to Escondido to try out the donuts. The donut store is […]

Truffle Dumplings at Din Tai Fung (Glendale)

Truffle Dumplings at Din Tai Fung (Glendale)

Truffle Dumplings at Din Tai Fung (Glendale) Din Tai Fung opened it’s third Los Angeles branch last week, located at The Americana in Glendale. One thing that made this opening particularly exciting is the offering of truffle dumplings, the only Din Tai Fung location in the US currently offering them. In addition to offering truffle […]

BBQ Crawl

BBQ Crawl

BBQ Crawl This past weekend, FH and I met up with a bunch of San Diego food bloggers to participate in a BBQ crawl.  Our group consisted of Carol of CAB Cooks (who organized the event. Thanks again Carol!), CC from Pink Candles of Ridgemont High, Dennis from A Radiused Corner, Mary (and Jake) from […]

Taiwan Trip 2010

Taiwan Trip 2010

Taiwan Trip 2010 No I’m not in Taiwan nor did I recently go visit. I wish I was/did. If you’ve been a regular reader of my blog for over a year, you may recall that last year Baby Bro’s GF (“BBG”) started a journal of her annual Taiwan trip. She took many many photos, but […]