Andy Wong

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Fried Pork Dumplings

<i>Call them fried pork dumplings, Chinese dumplings, or even potstickers. Whatever you do, don’t call them difficult to make. These dumplings are</i> …

Soysauce

How to Fix Common Mistakes Made When Building Things Out of Wood

I'll always prefer working with wood over metal and plastic, because wood is such a forgiving material. Inevitably when you're working with the …

The Chicken Katsu Recipe Every Kid (and Adult) Will Love

Chicken katsu is the cutlet for everyone, at any time.<p>Every Sunday night, my wife and I take our son, Marlon, to the sushi spot down the block from our apartment. But he never gets sushi. Instead, he always asks the waitress for his usual: “Cranberry juice on the rocks and chicken katsu, please.”<p>I …

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7 Takeout-Destroying Recipes to Celebrate Chinese New Year With  - Chowhound

There are so many different delicious types of Chinese food and they are all jam packed with flavor. Spicy, sweet, savoury, you name it. For many, …

Food & Dining

Harvard Has a Free Online 12-Module Digital Photo Course

Want to learn photography from Harvard? (Yes, that <i>Harvard</i>.) It turns out you can easily do so, even without being a student. The oldest institution …

The Best Movies of 2016

What is there to say about movies in 2016? In some ways, the year in film was defined by failed blockbusters, at least in the critical sense. “Marvel …

The Best Home Decor Instas of 2016 (That You Should Totally Be Following)

If you’re like us and love ogling over beautifully curated spaces, Instagram is probably one of your favorite places to look at *all* the pretty home things. And with another year coming to a close, we’ve found 35 of the best home decor accounts of 2016 that will completely make over your Instagram …

Thanksgiving Dishes to Make One Week Ahead

From cheesy biscuits to a free-form apple tart, here are make-ahead recipes for one week before Thanksgiving.

101 Places to Buy Furniture & Home Decor Online

Oh, the joys of online home decor shopping. Not only can you find great deals on all kinds of housewares, you can do it all in your pajamas and from …

9 Breakfast Hacks That Will Speed Up Your Morning Routine

If you’re prone to hitting the snooze button one too many times in the morning, one of the last things on your mind when you roll out of bed is …

After Ikea: 10 mid-range furniture stores that won't break the bank

Graduating from Ikea? Here’s where to start<p><i>Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in March 2017 and has been updated with the most recent information</i>.<p>What do you do when you graduate from Ikea? Where should you shop when you’ve outgrown the DIY-attitude of easy assembly and flat-packed …

Garlicky Faux Fried Chicken Legs

We love fried chicken, but not drowned in oil. So we made Garlicky Faux Fried Chicken Legs baked with the help of our Pacific Living Outdoor Oven. …

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China’s best-kept food secret, revealed by Fuchsia Dunlop

In the fourth century, a Chinese official, Zhang Han, is said to have abandoned his post in the north of the country, unable any longer to endure his craving for the water shield soup and sliced perch of his hometown in Jiangnan, a region to the south; ever since, “thinking of perch and water …

Food & Dining

The Assassin review – martial arts to die for

Hou Hsiao-hsien’s painterly tale of Tang dynasty intrigue is a magnificent blend of fleet-footed action dark magic and emotional realism<p>Among this year’s most galling Oscar oversights is the absence of Hou Hsiao-hsien’s <i>The Assassin</i> from the foreign language film nominations. Hou’s first feature …

Cannes Film Festival

The Casties: Quartz’s awards for the best podcasts of 2015

The staggering growth of podcasts is great for those of us that love them.With all of these new options, it’s really tough to know which are actually worth listening to. There are great podcasts of many types: expertly produced narrative storytelling, short fiction, a couple of people chatting for …

Game of Thrones

Chick-fil-A Is Nixing Cole Slaw From Its Menu, But Now You Can Make It Yourself

Axing an item from a chain restaurant menu is something that rarely goes down without opposition. People have a tendency to flip out and start petitions when their favorite foods go away (think: the McRib, Chili's Awesome Blossom, and Pizza Hut P'Zones).<p>Sure enough, when Chick-fil-A announced it …

Demystifying Tempura Batter

I've gone tempura crazy! Why, because I LOVE it. Tempura is a great way of frying seafood and vegetables, without the oil that frying them would add. Both get cooked perfectly on the inside, while being encased in a crunchy, crispy outer layer, while the flavor of each vegetable is enhanced. I …

Why The U.S. Chills Its Eggs And Most Of The World Doesn't

Go in search of eggs in most foreign countries and you might encounter a strange scene: eggs on a shelf or out in the open air, nowhere near a refrigerator.<p>Shock and confusion may ensue. What are they doing there? And are they safe to eat?<p>We Americans, along with the Japanese, Australians and …

Classic Posters of Iconic Movie Cars

<i>Cars And Films</i> is a series of prints paying homage to some great films and the iconic vehicles used in them by graphic and web designer Jess Prudencio. Based out of Seville, Spain, Prudencio embarked on this passion project with a simple, clean perspective. While most illustrators focus on the …

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