Friday 15th December 2017,

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Chinese American

Filipino Adobo in the Magic Kingdom Reflects Disney’s Strategy of Inclusion

posted by Randall
Pork Belly Adobo

Pork Belly Adobo

Views from the Edge

The happiest place on Earth, just got a little bit happier.

As part of its Festival of Holidays, Disney California Adventure Park is offering adobo and chana masala as part of its food offerings. It might seem minor, but the decision to widen its cuisine is … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

The Chinese Canadian Inventor Behind One of the Season’s Hottest Gifts

posted by Randall

Robert Wang

Instant Pot lifestyle shoot in Ottawa April 7, 2017. Photograph by Blair Gable | www.blairgable.com

The Instant Pot is living up to all the hype.

Business Insider reports the pressure cooker was among the top five selling items on Black Friday on Amazon. According to CBC News, only Amazon’s own products topped Instant Pot … Read more

Blogs

Jan 18, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Asians Have Been Appropriating White Food, and it is a Good Thing

Asians Have Been Appropriating White Food, and it is a Good Thing

posted by Lisa Dinh

Chinese marketBy Lisa Dinh
AsAmNews Intern

 

Amidst America’s contentious election, BuzzFeed recently published an article entitled, “17 Foods That White People Have Ruined.” Example foods from the article include “Pho with Broccoli and Quinoa” and “Nutella Samosas.” The popular piece gained over 1 million views and 602 comments. Its top-rated comment argues against the … Read more

Chinese American

Nov 15, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Chinese Food Going Upscale. New Eateries Opening in SF Chinatown

Chinese Food Going Upscale. New Eateries Opening in SF Chinatown

posted by Randall
China Live

Rendering of entrance to China Live

A new upscale eatery in San Francisco Chinatown is set to open before Chinese New Year, reports the SF Eater.

China Live will be subdivided into several Chinese restaurants including Market Restaurant and Bar which will feature seasonal Chinese dishes, Oolong Cafe will focus on teas from Asia, … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Oct 26, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Filipino American Wins Prestigious Award for Promoting Healthy Food

Filipino American Wins Prestigious Award for Promoting Healthy Food

posted by Randall

Aileen Suzara

Aileen Suzara


By Ed Diokno
 
A Filipina American healthy food advocate was named the winner of the 2016 Thomas I. Yamashita Prize.

Aileen Suzara, 31, is a Bay Area-based natural chef who focuses on sustainable foods and who works to encourage healthier eating by teaching garden and farm-based workshops, developing sustainability educational programs, and … Read more

Asian Americans

Oct 25, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Take Your Food to Work Day Celebrated

Take Your Food to Work Day Celebrated

posted by Randall

 

By Ed Diokno

 

Did you miss it. Yesterday was the day when people brought their favorite ethnic food to work without fear of getting … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Sep 4, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Two New Asian American Restaurants Present Some of the Best New Eats in the U.S.

Two New Asian American Restaurants Present Some of the Best New Eats in the U.S.

posted by Randall
Bon Appetit's Best New Restaurants 2016

A six-page ‘Bon Appetit’ spread on the restaurant Bad Saint includes recipes

By Ed Diokno

Among the Best New Restaurants named by prestigious Bon Appetit magazine are two that feature Asian cuisines.

 

Written by Andrew Knowlton and Julia Kramer for the food magazine’s September issue, the Top Ten Best New Restaurants include Washington DC’s … Read more

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