Chinese

Dry Beef Tendon Noodles

Dry Beef Tendon Noodles is a Chinese dish of dry egg noodles served on top with fork tender Braised Beef and Tendon and blanched greens. One of my favourite Chinese dishes is the Braised beef, once it’s done right, they can be one of the best things in life, fork...

Mushroom Stir Fry with Peas and Carrots

Mushroom Stir Fry with Peas and Carrots is a simple stir fry of button mushrooms, straw mushrooms, fried tofu, and vegetables. Its Friday so I will make this quick, I am also in a hurry as we are going on camping later this afternoon for the whole weekend so I...

Chulongji Chinese Restaurant (North Shore City, New Zealand)

Recently we discovered this hidden gem located in North Shore tucked hidden in Sunnynook’s Highview Court, the name Chulongji. We learned this place after I asked my daughter to look for something new to try, it was nearly dinner time and we were quite busy doing some household stuff, so...

Asian Wok Yum Cha (Henderson, Waitakere, New Zealand)

Isn’t it nice when you discover something new that you like? Asian Wok Yum Cha was one of those discoveries and it happened to be just an accident. We were actually planning to dine in on Shanghai Street but as we were looking for a parking spot, we realized there...

31 Delicious Yum Cha dishes Explained

Yum Cha, probably you already had a lot of this many times in your life, but did you know that this Cantonese tradition is usually enjoyed as a brunch and it always involves Chinese tea and dim sum? Hence you don’t see this type of dining served at dinner time,...

Beef Cheeks and Tendon Claypot Rice

Beef Cheeks and Tendon Claypot Rice is a Chinese dish of fork tender sweet savoury beef cheeks, melt in your mouth tendons finished off on top of a rice cooked on a claypot. When I see claypot rice, it reminds me of Hong Kong. During my first years there I...

Palsun (Auckland CBD, New Zealand) 1

Palsun (Auckland CBD, New Zealand)

This Korean Chinese restaurant is probably the one and only of its kind in Auckland CBD and they are popular with their Jajangmyeon and Sweet and Sour Pork, that is why we are here, to try those two things. Located in Lorne Street, it’s quite Centrally located. The place is...

Dagu Rice Noodle (Henderson, Waitakere, New Zealand) 1

Dagu Rice Noodle (Henderson, Waitakere, New Zealand)

Last week I mentioned that we had moved housed from North Shore to West so most North Shore Restaurant reviews will be lesser and definitely a lot of Waitakere restaurant review will be happening, we reviewed our first one last week and this is the second one. On our first...