4 Reasons Sushi is Great First Date Food

Oh, the first date – both exciting and terrifying. One of the hardest things to decide, after you've plucked up the courage to ask someone out, is where exactly you'll be taking them. A restaurant remains one of the most popular choices, but what kind should you pick? Sushi might not be the first type of food that comes to mind, but it's a great shot.   Here's why. 1. It's Bite-Size Read More 

Exploring Punjabi Cuisine

The state of Punjab in Northern India relies heavily on farming, and this shows in the abundance of fresh vegetables and dairy products used in Punjabi cuisine. Here's an overview of the cooking style and traditional dishes associated with Punjabi cuisine: Cooking Style Punjabi dishes feature lots of yogurt, milk, and clarified butter, so sauces tend to be thick and creamy, but not overly spicy. There's no shortage of vegetarian foods, thanks to the abundance of fresh vegetables, but pulses, lamb and chicken are also popular. Read More 

How is a Self-Contained Apartment Different Than Standard Hotel Rooms?

If you travel often, you may notice that some areas offer self-contained apartments, which are apartments that are rented out to travelers by the owners. Being self-contained means that they offer everything you need for a comfortable stay, including linens, dishes, cookware, and the like. If you're planning a trip for yourself or your family, you might want to note how self-contained apartments are different than standard hotel rooms and what makes them such a favorite for travelers today. Read More 

5 Chinese Desserts You Need to Try

When you eat out at a Chinese restaurant do you stick to Western desserts such as ice-cream or chocolate cake? There are so many traditional Chinese desserts to try, so it would be a shame not to give one a go the next time you're at your favourite Chinese restaurant. Keep an eye out for these delicious desserts: Banana Rolls This is a popular Chinese dessert that doesn't always contain banana. Read More 

Chocolate Delights For All Meals

As chocolate addicts well know, there is no reason that chocolate needs to be confined to the desert menu. Fine restaurants around the world are integrating chocolate into multitudes of dishes to create delicate flavour contrasts. Here are a few delicious taste combinations to keep your eye out for next time you are in a fine dining establishment. Chocolate and gamey meat Chocolate is a great accompaniment to gamey meat such as venison or rabbit, or game birds. Read More