Jennie Tai

Chinese Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year 2012: Each Dish Revealed

This year’s Lunar New Year falls on January 23, 2012, and is the year of the Mighty Dragon. Having been raised in a traditional Cantonese family – I’m a little embarrassed to say that I’m just now realizing how much symbolism there is in each dish I’ve eaten during every past celebration. My family and […]

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Beef Chow Foon Beef Chow Foon Chinese Recipes

Recipe Box: Beef Chow Foon

When you’re little, you’ll often take for granted the comforts of good home cooking without realizing it. Especially when you had a culturally different upbringing, like I had, and were weaned off of things like chicken fried rice, shrimp dumplings, or beef chow foon. And as a kid, it’s not really your fault that you’re […]

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Chinese Daly City Dim Sum Soup Dumplings

SF Eats: Koi Palace

With the largest population of Cantonese people in the United States, it’s no surprise that Koi Palace is one of the best spots for Chinese Dim Sum with 3 other locations on the West Coast. If you love dim sum, but have been suffering through mediocre dim sum wannabes in your area, you’re going to […]

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