Nana’s Green Tea

Nana’s Green Tea has been on my to-go list of places to eat in Japan for as long as I can remember, but I have never had the chance to go. I was extremely happy when I found out that they were opening their first North American branch in Vancouver! I’m not one for queues,…

#KDIDDYATHOME (Private Dinner with Kevin Lin)

When Emily invited me to try out a private dinner hosted by Chef Kevin Lin, I knew I couldn’t say no. To book your own amazing dinner contact Kevin on Instagram! What I ate: Chilled Green Tea Soba Noodles, sesame-yuzu dressing, spot prawns, ikura and frisee I could eat this for the rest of my…

Dessert Dynasty

Dessert Dynasty is my favourite childhood bubble tea shop. I used to always come here to get their Mango Slush with pearls. This is the only place I order bubble tea with pearls (I know!). Their pearls are always perfectly cooked with a slight sweetness. I was really craving it one weekend so I made…

Passion8 Dessert Cafe

Shaved ice or 팥빙수 is one of my favourite desserts. There has been a plethora of shops offering them in Vancouver and I decided to check out Passion8 upon missvancouverpiggy‘s recommendation. I went here with Q on a nice April afternoon. What we ate: Matchacha – Japanese matcha powder, mochi with red bean on snow…