Food: Making Pork Buns

heroinparisporkbunsWhenever I have business meetings or work in downtown SF, I always make sure I stop by Chinatown and hit one of those Mom & Pop pastry shops for some BBQ Pork Buns aka Char Siu Baos.  Great for snacking or meal on the run while trying to catch the MUNI.  Anyways, here’s a Munchies DIY episode on making Pork Buns with chef Hann Palcu-Chang of Hero in Paris restaurant.

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Food: Real Szechuan in Philly!

handynastylogoThis dude likes to say “F***” a lot.  On this spicy foul-mouth episode of Chef’s Night Out, they check out Han Dynasty restaurant chain in Philadelphia that dishes out authentic Chinese food.  They also interview outspoken owner Han Chiang about keeping Chinese food “real.”  Han also takes his friends around his favorite eating spots in Philly.

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Chinese Language Neon Signs

chinesesigns02As a pop-culture addict, I am very familiar with company and product logos, but seeing them in a different language and not being able to read it adds some curiosity to it.  This is designer Mehmet Gozetlik project “Chinatown.”

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