selected pieces


Taiwan Is Destroying Its High Mountain Tea Farms (VICE)

Around Taiwan's Food Capital In 19 Dishes (CNN) 

These Secret To These Noodles Is An Obscure Chinese Desert Plant (VICE)

The Future Of Tea Looks Bleak, Thanks To Climate Change (Eater)

Why More Tibetan Nomads Are Going Vegetarian (VICE)

This Town Produces The Best Peppercorns In China (VICE)

Foraging For Fish Mint In Rural Sichuan Is Smelly Business (VICE)

Inside The Goji Berry Capital of China (VICE)

How Taiwan Managed To Produce The World's Best Whisky (Town & Country) 

In China's City Of Yixing, Everyone Is Fluent In Pottery (Eater)

I Went To Beef Noodle Soup University (VICE)

38 Essential Taipei Restaurants (Eater)

Future of Tea Looks Bleak, Thanks To Climate Change (Eater)

Real Grass Jelly Doesn't Come Out Of A Can (VICE)

The Women Trying To Make Condoms Cute (VICE)

This Taiwanese Company Makes Clothes Out Of Coffee Grounds (VICE)

Foraging And Pig Hunting In Taiwan's Most Remote Village (VICE)

The Highs And Lows Of China's Fried Rice Capital (VICE)

Feasting With The Dead In The Mountains Of China (VICE)

A Guide To The 14 Most Iconic Foods In Shanghai (VICE)

This City Has Been Producing Ham For More Than 1000 Years (VICE) 

This Hostel Preserves Chinese Culinary Traditions In An Ancient Village (VICE) 

This City Has The Sweetest Food In All Of China (VICE)

Inside The Most Duck-Obsessed Country In China (VICE)

The Dragon Boat Festival Is An Excuse To Feast On Glutinous Rice Dumplings (VICE)

Pig Sashimi and Foraged Seaweed: Celebrating The Ocean With Taiwan's Indigenous Tribes (VICE)

Deep Inside Loveboat, Asia's Lesbian Oasis (VICE)

Where To Drink Coffee In Taipei (Eater) 

A Surprising Afternoon At The Shanghai Marriage Market (VICE)

Town Transforms Itself With Cartoon Murals (CNN)

Taiwan's Last Traditional Fishing Village Is Running Out Of Fish (VICE)

An Illustrated History Of Sushi (First We Feast)

Coffee Flavored Hot Springs and Sweet Potato Sauna (VICE)



The Silent Epidemic Behind Nicaragua's Rum (VICE)

These Two Towns Are In A Bitter Feud Over A Cheese Taco (VICE)

A Taste Of Nicaragua: Three Traditional Drinks (Eater)

A Honduran Coffee Chain With A Cause (Eater)

How Volcano Boarding Transformed Nicaragua Tourism (Outside) 

10 Things I Learned Hiking Volcanoes (Tastemade) 

Eat An Iguana To Cure Your Hangover (VICE)

I Got Lost On A Volcano (Liberty Project)



How America Killed Soymilk (Eater) 

How Los Angeles Became A Powerhouse For Chinese Food (First We Feast) 

10 Best Chinese Restaurants in Los Angeles (LA Weekly)

10 Best Taiwanese Restaurants in Los Angeles (LA Weekly)

Laoxi Noodle House Makes Dreamy Handmade Noodles (Eater) 

10 Best Handmade Noodle Restaurants In Los Angeles (LA Weekly) 

Welcome To Los Angeles: A Newcomers' Eating Tour (Food Network)

Growing Up Chinese And Rich In The San Gabriel Valley (LA Weekly) 

This LA Woman Makes Cocktails In The Forest Out Of Foraged Shrubs (VICE)

Meet Erik Sun: Chef, Spearfisher, Entrepreneur (LA Weekly)

10 Great Speakeasies in Los Angeles (Bold Italic) 

A Working Micro-Farm In the Middle Of Pasadena (LA Weekly)

I Went Scuba Diving With Manta Rays (Liberty Project)

Why Everyone Should Go To Farm Camp (Liberty Project)

Four Great Sichuan Restaurants in Los Angeles (Los Angeles Times) 

Lucky Chinese Dishes in Los Angeles (Discover Los Angeles) 

A Boba Database in Los Angeles (LA Weekly)

My Parents Aren't Crazy (xoJane)

The Unsung Story Of The Immigrants Who Brought Rice To California (GOOD) 

A Regional Chinese Food Guide To Los Angeles (KCET)

The Man Who Has Eaten At Over 6000 Chinese Restaurants (LA Weekly) 

The Native Foods Of Los Angeles (The Bold Italic)