Author: Chris

Sriracha Stix

Huy Fong Foods, the Irwindale-based hot sauce makers of Sriracha sauce has teamed up with Sugarmade Inc. for a new innovative product. Called Sriracha Stix, the new seasoning sticks aim to heighten the taste of meat, fish and poultry with a new alternative to marinades, rubs and...

2017 CAAMFest

Celebrating 35 years, CAAMFest (formerly known as SFIAAFF) is the nation's premier event showcasing and celebrating bold and vibrant new Asian American and Asian films. Running March 9-19, 2017, CAAMFest presents an assortment of over 130 feature films and videos, provocative food and music events to...

Mita + New Balance

Japanese sneaker retailer, Mita has teamed up once again with American-based footwear manufacturer, New Balance for a limited edition version of the MR247 sneaker. Called the New Balance MR247 “Tokyo Rat,” the sneaker takes inspiration from a local species of rat that is said to never sleep — as...

Burger King Shanghai Whopper

American fast food giant, Burger King has recently introduced a new of limited edition hamburger for the Indian market. Called the Shanghai Whopper, the Whopper-themed burger features crispy-fried chow mein and Kung Pao sauce with cheese jalapeno sauce, fresh tomatoes, red onions and cheese with an option of...

2017 Dubai Food Festival

Celebrating its 4th year, the 2017 Dubai Food Festival (DFF) celebrates the city’s staggering array of culinary experiences for 17 days of foodie heaven. Running February 23 – March 11, 2017, the festival brings together a city-wide celebration of some of the Emirate’s most popular and long...

Brown Nation

Launched on November 15, 2016, Netflix has released its latest original series, Brown Nation. Written and directed by Abi Varghese, the 10-part television comedy series which touches upon the shared experiences growing up Indian in the United States. The sitcom follows the story of Hasmukh (Rajeev Varma),...

Ramen Roll

Serving Southern California a unique Japanese concept restaurant, Ramen Roll recently opened its first flagship store in Culver City. Founded by Umami Burger and 800 Degrees co-founder Adam Fleischman and former Hump chef of Yamakase restaurant Kiyoshiro Yamamoto, Ramen Roll offers a menu mixed with noodles and...

85°C Bakery Café Coming to Seattle

Taiwanese-based 85°C Bakery Café is set to open its first flagship store in Seattle, Washington. Known as the “Starbucks of Taiwan”, the coffeehouse and bakery chain is continuing its United States expansion with its first location in the state of Washington. Located in Seattle's border city of Tukwila, the...

Starbucks Oatmeal Latte

Seattle-based international coffee and coffeehouse chain, Starbucks has launched a new latte beverage for the South Korean market. Part of Starbucks’ Valentines Day menu promotion, the new Oatmeal Latte comes available hot or iced and features an oat milk base blended with espresso and topped with crunchy grains...

2017 Audi Dublin International Film Festival

Celebrating its 15th year, the 2017 Audi Dublin International Film Festival (ADIFF) is Ireland's premiere film festival. Running February 16 - 26, 2017, ADIFF aims to present the best in Irish and International feature films, documentaries, events and film making talent with over 100 screenings...