Imitated By Many, Surpassed By None

As mankind step in a new era of food evolution. We are not just searching for new combinations of ingredients or refine what we already known, we have to look for a unprecedented way to present our food and eliminate what is coming to be the greatest enemy of mankind — Starvation. Technology has advanced so much,…

A Future Father And A Warm Heart

This day, my wife and I just finished an examination in a walk-in clinic, we learned that my wife has pregnant for 4 weeks already. We were so happy at the time, but after a minute some thoughts suddenly hit us: As a pregnant woman, there are so many things to look for, so many…

A Day In The Wildland

One busy day in the St Lawrence market, “Tomorrow there is a Marathon in the city, fortunately we don’t open on Sunday, haha” Mr. Fincol said with a big laugh. As I walked in the market, I saw so many fascinating ingredients lying all round the place. Everyone of them is yelling ” Come take…

Animal Kingdom

As I walked in Metro, I already sense the target I was looking for. I always have this feeling that I was born for it, I never have this feeling with meat other than this one — Pork. Pork is clearly from pigs, or boars in some of countries. We have been eating pork for…

The Most Anticipated Artcraft

  Gamjatang (pork bone soup) is a Korean traditional nutritious dish. It’s usually made with pork spine bones and vegetables, but I use pork neck bones in this recipe. Ingredients Pork neck bones, onion, garlic, ginger, dried shiitake mushrooms, napa cabbage, potatoes, soy bean sprouts, Asian chives (buchu), green onions, perilla leaves, dried red chili…

The Drops of God

After one week struggles, I, as a deeply alcohol addict, made the decision to make my first ever peach cider. As I thought through the night,  I have read many blogs and websites to search for a perfect start point of a fresher in the business. It appeared that making cider is quite similar to…

Hack and Slash

I took a deep breath as I closed my eyes. It felt like I was the only one at the top of the world, overwhelmed with the fruity scent. This was not the only time I have been to the Kensington Market. Every time it gives me wonderful surprises, it never let me down. This…

The First Intimate Contact

As I walked through the busy palace-like hallway, it was like going back in time to the 16th Century Rome.  The servants were walking back and forth, and the bright red oven flames lightened the enthusiasm on the chefs’ cheeks.   “Hello, Signore,  this is our menu.”   As I sat down, a handsome waiter revealed himself…

A Lifetime Journey

Everybody has dreams since childhood. Whether it is becoming a movie star, a scientist, or simply a teacher etc.  I had a feeling that mine was floating around without knowing where it’s heading until that day. “It’s raining  again”, I stood in front of the office building, looking through the small, cage-like windows. It was…