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Plate by Plate Tasting Benefit NY

This past Friday October 1st, Project by Project hosted their 12th Annual Tasting Benefit, Plate by Plate at The Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City. This year the proceeds from the event will go towards the Hamilton Madison House, a non-profit settlement house in the Two Bridges/Chinatown area of Manhattan’s Lower East Side, that provides...

Arborio rice in artichoke tea

I have been meaning to try this for a while – to cook rice with tea. Usually, I cook rice with water in a rice cooker. Sometimes, I would use a chicken or veggie broth to give the rice some addition flavor, but I don’t think I have used any other liquid base before. I...

Dim Sum at Golden Unicorn, New York, NY

Last week my buddy and I decided to venture to Chinatown for some dim sum. We hopped on the subway and headed towards Golden Unicorn Restaurant located at 18 East Broadway, between Catherine St and Market St. This restaurant is actually inside a business office building. When we walk in to the building, there was...

Holiday Markets

Here are some highlights from the University Place Fall Fair from earlier this month on Sat Nov 7th. ZeppoleThese light, deep fried dough balls are about 2 inches in diameter and topped with powdered sugar. Deadly and messy, but delicious! Yona’s Gourmet Delights had a table filled with an eye catching selection of appetizers, quiches,...

Teaposy

Teaposy offers a line of gourmet teas, teapots, and glassware. Their teas are handcrafted with cotton threads to give a blooming effect. I forgot where I came across this product and what store it was, but I found it to be pretty neat and decided to pick some up for amusement. I purchased a box...

Ginger Pear Tea

Here’s a recipe for an awesome tea. It also does miracles when you have a cold, flu, or sore throat. The ginger has a spicy and invigorating taste that’s very soothing for the throat. This tea can be served hot or cold. This makes about 4-5 servings. (I know, many people find the taste of...

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