By Erica Wong |Staff Writer| For adventurous foodies, trying new cuisine is one of the best ways to experience a different culture. In Asian cultures, people usually dine family-style, a communal way of eating with metal chopsticks and spoons, such as grilling your own meat or picking at fried chicken from a large plate with your friends. Usually, a traditional Korean meal will be served with rice and coaster-sized side dishes. The most common dishes are kimchi, diced radish, pickles, potato salad, bean sprouts, glass noodles with vegetables, or seaweed salad. Kimchi may very well be considered its own food group in Korea. Kimchi is fermented napa cabbage with red pepper … [Read more...] about I ate dog!
By Ayumi Yoshihama |Staff Writer| OC Night Market is one of the biggest Asian food and entertainment events in Southern California. It was held at the OC Fair and Event Center in Costa Mesa last weekend, from Friday, Oct. 10 to Sunday, Oct. 12 from 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. There were over 200 food and Southern California business booths. Local DJs, dancers, and singers also performed at the event. Many people go there because you can try Asian cuisine, beverages, and beer all in one convenient place; you can also have a sense of an actual night market and authentic, street food in Asian countries. According to the OC Night Market website, "In Asia, the night markets are these huge, … [Read more...] about Orange County Market Night