Category: Food

minhsao

Making Saliva Chicken

Like everyone during the lockdown, I am reaching deep into my inner chef and trying new things to cook. One of the new dished that I tried a few weeks ago was the Mouth-Watering Chicken (Kou Shui Ji, 口水雞). Direct translation sometimes call it “Saliva Chicken”? …. Mouth-Watering Chicken sounds much better. Anyways, it is …

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Cooking Whiskey Steak

This weekend is the first-ever Easter weekend with a global lockdown. But even though it is an amazingly beautiful weekend here in Seattle, it is a weekend where Seattle shut down most of the popular parks and public areas. So, I saw this video on youtube of using whiskey to marinate steak. The video made …

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2019 Year End Trip Day 15

Local time: Tokyo 01/03/2020 Today ends our 15 day 2019 Year End Trip. So few key stats for this trip. Number of Cities/Towns we visited: 7 ~ 8 Number of Onsen visited including today: 5Number of country visited: 2Number of Ryokan: 2Number of Hotels: 3Number of Happy Days: 16 !!! Counting day Zero!! Anyways, today …

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2019 Year End Trip Day 13

Local Time: 01/01/2020 New Years Day! Happy New Year!!! Today was New Years Day! Today we head back to Tokyo and leave our beloved Ito. Tokyo will be our final destination before we head back to Seattle, so our Asian adventure is quickly coming to an end. During breakfast this morning, our Japanese host surprised …