CoCo Fresh Juice and Tea

Since this week I missed Coffee Mondays, here’s Thirsty Thursdays where I venture out and drink … bubble tea/boba or smoothies or juices! My first stop is CoCo on Kingsway. This shop that newly opened in Vancouver in January has been getting a lot of social media coverage. It’s the first CoCo franchise in Vancouver but I’ve had this before in Taiwan and it wasn’t … Continue reading CoCo Fresh Juice and Tea

Wednesday Foodie Getaway: G8 Taiwanese Restaurant

G8 Taiwanese restaurant the new kid on the block on Oak street, is a welcome addition to the neighbourhood. I came here specially for their fried chicken nuggets. There menu is mostly meat so vegetarians beware. Also I found that the menu can be a bit lacking in balance of dishes. I ordered the G8 noodles half tendon half meat, fried chicken nuggets, fried squid … Continue reading Wednesday Foodie Getaway: G8 Taiwanese Restaurant

Crystal Mall Adventures

First Vancouver post of 2016! So on Sunday, I ventured out all the way to Burnaby because I was really craving some Shanghai steamed dumplings and fried dumplings. Ended up at the Crystal Mall food court’s Xu Wontons because it’s my go to place for Shanghai fried dumplings. What I like about their dumplings is that the broth inside the dumplings are not too salty … Continue reading Crystal Mall Adventures