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Vancouver is the New Cool – Coffee Joints

I grew up in Vancouver, but I never saw Vancouver in this very perspective, they all say it is the real foodie deal of the Pacific Northwest now, and has a great deal of Coffee Culture going on, and I incline to agree – Vancouver is the new Cool, where not only food is good,  but most importantly, “Coffee is good.” After days of eating & drinking across the city, here are my Top 3s: 1) Revolver Coffee 325 Cambie St Revolver Coffee is located in the new cool area, Gastown. It is actually the oldest area in town – you know, with the first steamclock in the world? So, this is the coffee new cool in the new cool area. Let’s go...
Categories: 飲食

Drink more coffee in 2016

Today is the last day of 2015. A day to reflect, think about the things you have done, things you have accomplished, things you regret, things you unfortunately did wrong and abouts, things you did right, good or bad, it is all to be thankful for, as life goes on for us, we are healthy & well, and there’s still a new page ahead for us in 2016 to do it over, to strive, to do more, and we can’t achieve without a daily dose of caffeine right? “So my NY resolution is to drink more coffee in 2016!” You know, sort of when Popeye has to drink his spinach before he does anything? Well, that’s the spirit! Go get it Tiger! So this was...
Categories: 飲食

3 steps to a Matcha Latte!

Lately, I have been craving for a Matcha Latte & a smoked salmon egg mayo croissant, everyday, and I really mean everyday! It has really become my comfort food – especially in this Rainy HK weather! So, I made my own latte, and it is amazing how it tastes like one you can order at a real coffee shop! So here how it goes: – “The Ultimate 3 steps Matcha Latte Recipe” All you need is: 1 Tsp Matcha Green Tea Powder 1/4 cup of Hot Water 3/4 cup of Milk Honey And Doraemon Dorayaki  for me 🙂 First, dissolve the matcha green tea powder in hot water & stir. Heat the milk, in my case, I used the Nespresso Aeroccino to whip up the mil...
Categories: 飲食

Insert Tea to Begin (A Post Holiday Cure)

Happy New Year!! Christmas and New Years has just passed us, feeling a bit cold & empty? a bit depressed & overweight? a bit too tired & settling? Yes, everyone needs some rejuvenation to get all that out of the system for a real kick-start of the year. How about some tea instead of coffee? “Insert Tea to Begin” Now, go get it – “IT’S YOUR YEAR!” – The Moroccan Mint Tea Strong Brewed Green Tea Natural Mint Leaves Honey ~ Good for- Treats nausea & indigestion, headache relief, prevents mental fatigue, skincare, prevents tooth decay & weight loss! Simply brew some green tea and add honey, then place the mint leaves in a cup ...
Categories: 飲食