Dumpling Festival NYC 2015

Dumpling Festival NYC 2015
The move is finally D.O.N.E! And Yi Reservation officially has a new home!

It was a pretty stressful moving week but at the end there was nothing better than being able to finally sit down (in this case, on a moving box) in my newly painted apartment and type a post on my computer.

Wait, scratch that. There was something better actually.

Ginger and Scallion Fish Dumpling Recipe

{Recipe} Ginger and Scallion Fish Dumpling + Dumpling Festival

Question: what do you do when you have a pescatarian spouse who loves dumplings? Answer: I make some killer vegetarian dumplings. Question: what if your picky pescatarian spouse is no longer satisfied with the...

{Recipe} Mooncake with Salted Egg Yolk and Lotus Seed Paste

{Recipe + Mooncake Tasting} Mooncake with Salted Egg Yolk and Lotus Seed Paste 單黃蓮蓉月餅

Akin to the Thanksgiving Day in the US/Canada, Mid-Autumn Festival, aka Chinese Moon Festival, is an important Chinese holiday where family and friends get together to enjoy the full moon night and more excitingly, to...

{Review & Worldwide Giveaway} Chinese Feasts & Festivals: A Cookbook

{Review & Worldwide Giveaway} Chinese Feasts & Festivals: A Cookbook (CLOSED)

Hope everyone had a wonderful Labor Day weekend (that is, the U.S. Labor Day which falls on the first Monday of every Sept). I definitely enjoyed spending my day off here in NYC relaxing...

Hong Kong Pineapple Buns Recipe 港式菠蘿包

Hong Kong Style Pineapple Bun Recipe 港式菠蘿包

Pineapple Bun 菠蘿包, known as bor lor bao in Cantonese, or bo luo bao in Mandarin, is a very popular Cantonese/Hong Kong style pastry served as a dim sum snack, breakfast bun, or dessert...

cast iron dutch oven giveaway ($99 value)

{Giveaway Closed} 5.5-Qt Enamel Cast Iron Dutch Oven ($99 Value)

As I announcement previously, in celebrating my new blog design and as a token of appreciation for your continuous support, I am giving away a brand new 5.5-qt enamel cast iron Dutch oven.

new site design

New Site Design + Upcoming Giveaway

Dear Readers! As you all know that I had been working with a web designer on redesigning my blog for the past few weeks. I am very excited to announce that the wait is...