Tianjin – Breakfast

Breakfast in Tianjin is an early and quick affair. However, don’t be mistaken, fast does not mean boring. To the contrary, breakfast in Tianjin is my favourite part of the day. In the past, Tianjin’s economy relied heavily on its docks, so breakfast evolved around the dock workers of the time. Breakfast needed to be […]

Shandong Mama

So there is a difference between pan-fried dumplings and Guotie (锅贴). Guotie literally means pot-stickers in Chinese, however to me they should look very different to what most people think when they think of pot-stickers. Melbourne hosts a large array of Southern style dumpling houses, for a Northerner like me this is just a tiny […]