Made in Taiwan

Taiwan was named “Formosa” by 16th century European explorers, which in Portuguese means “beautiful island,” and “finely formed.” It’s the “Hawaii” of China in a sub-tropic region with mild and balmy seasons. The average temperature is in the mid 70s. With a population of more than 23.44 million people, the residents of the island are known…

Delicious Taiwanese Lunch with Comedian Rob Schneider

Actor, comedian, SNL superstar, screenwriter and director Rob Schneider and I were among the guests invited to attend the “Overseas Quality Restaurant” awards ceremony and cooking demonstration yesterday, Sept. 29 at the Culture Center of Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in El Monte. Awards were given to Taiwanese restaurant owners serving authentic Taiwanese cuisine…