Tag Archives: chef
The story of Chinese cuisine in the US is a long one, a tale of perseverance against prejudice that culminates in the Chinese restaurant cementing its place in the American culinary tradition.
In Beijing passion is the last of these things that he says is missing in young Chinese chefs. There needs to be more to a chef’s vocation than a way of making ends meet, he says.
College protests have been in the news a lot this year, with “safe spaces”, Halloween costumes and professors’ “microaggressions” some of the flashpoints. But a more piquant issue has emerged from the dining halls of Oberlin College in Ohio.
Ramadan, the monthlong Muslim holy month marked by daily fasting, ended on Saturday with the feast of Eid al-Fitr for the 12 million Muslims in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.
Most people visit Lhasa for business or leisure, but what drew Champa there was a family tradition and a dream. Originally from Katmandu, Nepal, Champa has worked as a restaurant manager in the capital of the Tibet autonomous region since 2000 and opened his South Asian style restaurant, Namaste, in a traditional Tibetan house in […]